The table below looks at the statistics for Software 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 Software Packaging over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 127 136 140
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.040% 0.035% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £400 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +30.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £282 £309
% change year-on-year
+16.13% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.44
Software Packaging
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
636 741 791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.42% 26.23% 27.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 409 479
Median daily rate £375 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £481 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +7.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £35.00 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £46.40 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Software 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 Software Packaging across the East of England region.

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Software 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 Software Packaging across the East of England region.

Software Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Software 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 Software Packaging within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 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
Essex -1 1 £425 +6.25%
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 East of England region with a requirement for Software Packaging.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (50.00%) MSI

Software 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft