The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Packaging
London / City of London
Rank 148 - 194
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.10% - 0.019%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% - 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £285 £270
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1059 1001 1571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.68% 31.72% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 891 843 1266
Median daily rate £475 £453 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.97% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Packaging across the City of London region.

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Software Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Packaging across the City of London region.

Software Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Software Packaging.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) GitLab
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Trello
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Dollar Universe
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Service Management

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Confluence
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
1 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
1 1 (20.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) GitLab
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Liquibase
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) MSI
3 1 (20.00%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (20.00%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) CentOS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) HNC
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Postfix
3 1 (20.00%) Squid
3 1 (20.00%) vCloud
3 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Dollar Universe
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (20.00%) Kibana
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) logstash
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Rancher
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
3 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Atlassian
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Sonatype
3 1 (20.00%) VMware