The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Applications Packager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packager
Rank 124 138 131
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 5 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.37% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.39% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 9
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £273 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £331 £310
% change year-on-year
-6.03% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.05%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
- +47.05%
Applications Packager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2408 2849 2792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.86% 95.32% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1378 1701 1595
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 242 233
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £41.00 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Applications Packager in the job title.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager across the East of England region.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager across the East of England region.

Applications Packager Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Essex +7 4 £425 +28.30%
Hertfordshire +8 1 £350 -
Applications Packager
England

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Applications Packager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Applications Packager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) XenApp
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (22.22%) MSI
6 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
6 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
7 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 1 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (11.11%) Change Management

Applications Packager Skill Set
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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
2 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
2 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Application Packaging
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (55.56%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix