The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
UK / England
Rank 497 554 450
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -104
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 70 57 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.12% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.14% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 33 73
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £220 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £15.26 £19.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.68% -12.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 £21.82
% change year-on-year
- -12.92%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
34667 39570 37387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.87% 82.95% 79.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 23141 26236 24040
Median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 881 1083 1008
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £56.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in England

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in England

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in England

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
London +38 35 £388 +19.23% 7
East Midlands +17 16 £375 - 1
South West +13 6 £325 - 1
South East +19 4 £331 -11.66%
West Midlands +1 3 £425 -15.00%
East of England -1 3 - - 1
North East - 2 £238 -
North West +7 1 £175 -48.14%
Application Packaging
UK

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 England region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 113 (67.66%) Windows
2 84 (50.30%) SCCM
3 73 (43.71%) Active Directory
4 71 (42.51%) Microsoft
5 58 (34.73%) PowerShell
6 52 (31.14%) Citrix
7 47 (28.14%) Windows 10
8 43 (25.75%) Microsoft App-V
9 37 (22.16%) Windows 7
10 36 (21.56%) XenApp
10 36 (21.56%) MSI
11 33 (19.76%) VMware
12 32 (19.16%) Windows Server
13 31 (18.56%) AppSense
14 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 26 (15.57%) ITIL
16 25 (14.97%) Security Cleared
17 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
17 23 (13.77%) Office 365
18 22 (13.17%) Finance
18 22 (13.17%) Windows Server 2008
18 22 (13.17%) Migration
19 21 (12.57%) SC Cleared
20 19 (11.38%) XenDesktop
21 17 (10.18%) Degree
22 16 (9.58%) VBScript
23 15 (8.98%) .NET
23 15 (8.98%) SQL Server
23 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
23 15 (8.98%) DNS

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in 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 13 (7.78%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.99%) IIS
3 9 (5.39%) Skype for Business
4 7 (4.19%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.20%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (8.38%) MS Office
2 13 (7.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.77%) Office 365
2 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.99%) OneDrive
3 9 (5.39%) GitHub
4 4 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.60%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.98%) DNS
2 13 (7.78%) DHCP
3 8 (4.79%) LAN
3 8 (4.79%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (4.79%) SAN
3 8 (4.79%) WAN
4 6 (3.59%) Firewall
4 6 (3.59%) NetScaler
4 6 (3.59%) Skype
5 4 (2.40%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.80%) iSCSI
6 3 (1.80%) NAS
7 2 (1.20%) Internet
7 2 (1.20%) MPLS
7 2 (1.20%) Network Security
7 2 (1.20%) VPN
7 2 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.60%) GSM
8 1 (0.60%) SSL
8 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.20%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 36 (21.56%) MSI
2 5 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.99%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (2.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.40%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.80%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.20%) FxCop
5 2 (1.20%) InstallShield
5 2 (1.20%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.60%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.60%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.60%) Build Forge
6 1 (0.60%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.60%) JIRA
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
General
1 22 (13.17%) Finance
2 11 (6.59%) Publishing
3 6 (3.59%) Retail
4 3 (1.80%) Banking
4 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Back Office
6 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.60%) Games
6 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (13.77%) Applications Packager
2 19 (11.38%) Consultant
3 17 (10.18%) Windows Engineer
4 12 (7.19%) Applications Engineer
5 10 (5.99%) Analyst
5 10 (5.99%) Support Engineer
6 9 (5.39%) Administrator
7 8 (4.79%) Automation Specialist
7 8 (4.79%) Build Automation Specialist
7 8 (4.79%) Deployment Engineer
7 8 (4.79%) SCCM Engineer
7 8 (4.79%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.19%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (4.19%) Support Analyst
9 6 (3.59%) Business Change Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Business Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Change Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (3.59%) Project Manager
9 6 (3.59%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.98%) .NET
2 8 (4.79%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.40%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.20%) Web Services
5 1 (0.60%) JMS
5 1 (0.60%) JNDI
5 1 (0.60%) Spring
5 1 (0.60%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.60%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.19%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.99%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.79%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.19%) Fat Client
4 7 (4.19%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.59%) User Experience
6 5 (2.99%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.80%) Clustering
7 3 (1.80%) Wiki
8 2 (1.20%) Replication
9 1 (0.60%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.60%) BYOD
9 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.60%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.60%) Life Science
9 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 113 (67.66%) Windows
2 47 (28.14%) Windows 10
3 37 (22.16%) Windows 7
4 32 (19.16%) Windows Server
5 29 (17.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (13.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (8.38%) Android
7 14 (8.38%) Apple iOS
8 12 (7.19%) Linux
9 8 (4.79%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (1.80%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.80%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.20%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (15.57%) ITIL
2 22 (13.17%) Migration
3 13 (7.78%) Service Management
3 13 (7.78%) Virtual Environments
4 11 (6.59%) Change Management
5 9 (5.39%) PRINCE2
6 8 (4.79%) Build Automation
6 8 (4.79%) Patch Management
6 8 (4.79%) Risk Management
6 8 (4.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (4.19%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (4.19%) Project Management
7 7 (4.19%) Release Management
8 6 (3.59%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.59%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (3.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (3.59%) High Availability
8 6 (3.59%) Project Planning
8 6 (3.59%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (3.59%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.73%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.58%) VBScript
3 12 (7.19%) SQL
4 9 (5.39%) VB
5 3 (1.80%) Java
6 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.60%) C
7 1 (0.60%) C#
7 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.57%) SC Cleared
3 17 (10.18%) Degree
4 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.59%) MCSE
6 4 (2.40%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.80%) CCNA
7 3 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.20%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.20%) MCP
8 2 (1.20%) MCSA
8 2 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.60%) CCA
9 1 (0.60%) CCIE
9 1 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.60%) MCSD
9 1 (0.60%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (43.71%) Active Directory
2 43 (25.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 36 (21.56%) XenApp
4 23 (13.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (11.38%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.99%) BitLocker
7 8 (4.79%) VMware ESX
8 7 (4.19%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (2.99%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.80%) vSphere
11 2 (1.20%) Firmware
11 2 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.60%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 84 (50.30%) SCCM
2 13 (7.78%) Ansible
3 12 (7.19%) AirWatch
3 12 (7.19%) vRealize
4 10 (5.99%) WSUS
5 7 (4.19%) Packer
6 5 (2.99%) Puppet
6 5 (2.99%) Sysprep
7 4 (2.40%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.80%) SCOM
8 3 (1.80%) ThinApp
8 3 (1.80%) Trend Micro Deep Security
8 3 (1.80%) WMI
9 2 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.60%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.60%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.60%) Terraform
10 1 (0.60%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 71 (42.51%) Microsoft
2 52 (31.14%) Citrix
3 33 (19.76%) VMware
4 31 (18.56%) AppSense
5 11 (6.59%) HP
5 11 (6.59%) Intel Security
6 6 (3.59%) LANDesk
6 6 (3.59%) Remedy
7 5 (2.99%) Apple
7 5 (2.99%) Dell
8 4 (2.40%) Cisco
8 4 (2.40%) TOWER Software
9 3 (1.80%) Altiris
9 3 (1.80%) CommVault
9 3 (1.80%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.80%) SolidFire
9 3 (1.80%) Wyse
10 2 (1.20%) Google
10 2 (1.20%) SaltStack
10 2 (1.20%) WorldPay
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