The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 36 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 0.78% 2.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate £348 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £335 £260
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +28.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +8.69%
Application Packaging
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 123 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 93.00% 89.13% 67.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 107 52
Average daily rate £413 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Application Packaging across the Croydon region.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Application Packaging
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VBScript
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Process Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Process Management
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow