The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 122 132 126
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 7 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.18% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.24% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £350 £525 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +75.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £260
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +29.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +19.04%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+29.00% +19.04%
Application Packaging
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1944 2127 2258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.86% 77.09% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1202 1258
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 159 155
Median hourly rate £27.38 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.94% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the East of England region.

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the East of England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - 2 £344 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £308 -
Hertfordshire +9 1 £350 -20.00%
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Application 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 East of England region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Altiris
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
6 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec
7 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
8 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Service Management
8 2 (15.38%) MSI
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
9 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
9 1 (7.69%) SLA
9 1 (7.69%) MCSE
9 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 1 (7.69%) SQL
9 1 (7.69%) VB

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MSI
2 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Support Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support
2 5 (38.46%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Applications Packager
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows XP
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITSM
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Altiris
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) AppSense
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse