The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 88 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.25% 0.29% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.35% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £406 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £21.82
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.75%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
676 1140 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.05% 81.78% 80.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 592 568
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.02 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.52% -59.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £41.50 £73.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Application Packaging
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Application Discovery
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) MSI
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Banking

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Application Discovery
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware