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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 408 318 362
Rank change year-on-year
-90 +44
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 164 258 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.54% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 1.84% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 171 116
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £312
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £235 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 10
Average hourly rate £24.63 £30.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.28 £22.80 £16.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.75 £30.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £30.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-27.50% -4.00%
Application Packaging
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14204 13991 14537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.92% 29.21% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9175 9166 9070
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 201 238 342
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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 21 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -26 65 £313 -5.30% 12
South East -41 34 £320 -1.53% 1
South West -25 16 £260 -24.36% 1
East Midlands +15 13 £325 -6.81% 1
East of England -34 12 £310 +5.08% 1
Yorkshire +3 8 £185 -52.25% 1
West Midlands -10 6 £201 -32.91%
North West -35 3 £350 +7.69%
Application Packaging
UK

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging.

1 255 (76.58%) Windows
2 176 (52.85%) Windows 7
3 156 (46.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 115 (34.53%) SCCM
5 114 (34.23%) MSI
6 113 (33.93%) Windows XP
7 95 (28.53%) Microsoft
8 94 (28.23%) Citrix
9 83 (24.92%) Active Directory
10 76 (22.82%) VB
11 54 (16.22%) Security Cleared
12 52 (15.62%) Hyper-V
13 47 (14.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 47 (14.11%) XenApp
13 47 (14.11%) Wise Package Studio
14 44 (13.21%) Migration
15 41 (12.31%) WSH
16 39 (11.71%) XenDesktop
17 34 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
18 33 (9.91%) MS Excel
18 33 (9.91%) VMware
19 31 (9.31%) Finance
19 31 (9.31%) User Acceptance Testing
20 28 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
20 28 (8.41%) PowerShell
21 27 (8.11%) VBScript
21 27 (8.11%) MS Office
22 26 (7.81%) InstallShield
22 26 (7.81%) SC Cleared
22 26 (7.81%) Windows 8

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 9 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (0.90%) Lync
4 2 (0.60%) IIS
5 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.11%) MS Office
3 7 (2.10%) MS Project
4 2 (0.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.50%) LAN
2 14 (4.20%) Firewall
3 11 (3.30%) DNS
4 10 (3.00%) VPN
5 9 (2.70%) WAN
6 6 (1.80%) SMS
6 6 (1.80%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.20%) NetScaler
8 3 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.90%) Wireless
8 3 (0.90%) Internet
8 3 (0.90%) DHCP
9 2 (0.60%) VoIP
9 2 (0.60%) Intranet
10 1 (0.30%) RTP
10 1 (0.30%) HTTP
10 1 (0.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.60%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.60%) MS Access
2 1 (0.30%) EDMS
2 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 114 (34.23%) MSI
2 47 (14.11%) Wise Package Studio
3 26 (7.81%) InstallShield
4 21 (6.31%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.30%) NuGet
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (9.31%) Finance
2 18 (5.41%) Banking
3 5 (1.50%) Legal
3 5 (1.50%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.60%) Law
5 2 (0.60%) Local Government
6 1 (0.30%) Back Office
6 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.30%) Advertising
6 1 (0.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 125 (37.54%) Applications Packager
2 25 (7.51%) Desktop Support
3 18 (5.41%) Analyst
3 18 (5.41%) Project Manager
4 15 (4.50%) Consultant
4 15 (4.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 13 (3.90%) Administrator
6 10 (3.00%) Support Engineer
7 9 (2.70%) Support Analyst
7 9 (2.70%) Technical Leader
8 8 (2.40%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (2.40%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (2.10%) Architect
9 7 (2.10%) SCCM Engineer
10 6 (1.80%) Coordinator
11 5 (1.50%) Senior Manager
11 5 (1.50%) Applications Support
11 5 (1.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (1.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 5 (1.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (12.31%) WSH
2 12 (3.60%) Software Packaging
3 4 (1.20%) DCOM
4 2 (0.60%) XML
5 1 (0.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (2.40%) Clustering
1 8 (2.40%) Blackberry
2 6 (1.80%) Fat Client
2 6 (1.80%) Thin Client
3 5 (1.50%) Firmware
4 3 (0.90%) NHS
4 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
4 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (0.60%) CMDB
5 2 (0.60%) SecurID
5 2 (0.60%) PKI
6 1 (0.30%) Derivative
6 1 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.30%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.30%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 255 (76.58%) Windows
2 176 (52.85%) Windows 7
3 113 (33.93%) Windows XP
4 34 (10.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (8.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (7.81%) Windows 8
7 24 (7.21%) Windows Vista
8 11 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.40%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.20%) Linux
10 4 (1.20%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.60%) UNIX
11 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.30%) Android
12 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (13.21%) Migration
2 31 (9.31%) User Acceptance Testing
3 23 (6.91%) Service Delivery
4 21 (6.31%) Project Management
5 17 (5.11%) ITIL
6 13 (3.90%) Software Distribution
7 11 (3.30%) PRINCE2
8 7 (2.10%) Workflow
8 7 (2.10%) Integration Testing
9 6 (1.80%) Time Management
9 6 (1.80%) Compatibility Testing
9 6 (1.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (1.80%) CAD
10 5 (1.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (1.50%) Logistics
10 5 (1.50%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (1.50%) Release Management
11 4 (1.20%) Change Control
11 4 (1.20%) Problem Management
11 4 (1.20%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (22.82%) VB
2 28 (8.41%) PowerShell
3 27 (8.11%) VBScript
4 6 (1.80%) SQL
4 6 (1.80%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.50%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.60%) Python
6 2 (0.60%) C
7 1 (0.30%) Java
7 1 (0.30%) Perl
7 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.30%) VBA
7 1 (0.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 26 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 12 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.50%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (1.50%) MCSE
5 5 (1.50%) PMP
5 5 (1.50%) PMI Certification
6 4 (1.20%) MCITP
6 4 (1.20%) Degree
6 4 (1.20%) CCA
6 4 (1.20%) CCEA
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.90%) CCNA
7 3 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.90%) APMP
8 2 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.30%) CCEE
9 1 (0.30%) CCAA
9 1 (0.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.10%) QA
2 6 (1.80%) SLA
3 1 (0.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 156 (46.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 83 (24.92%) Active Directory
3 52 (15.62%) Hyper-V
4 47 (14.11%) XenApp
5 39 (11.71%) XenDesktop
6 15 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (2.70%) vSphere
7 9 (2.70%) VMware ESX
8 6 (1.80%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.50%) Terminal Server
10 4 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.90%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.90%) XenServer
12 2 (0.60%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.30%) NFS
13 1 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 115 (34.53%) SCCM
2 47 (14.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 17 (5.11%) SCOM
4 10 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 8 (2.40%) AppDNA
6 7 (2.10%) HP SIM
6 7 (2.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 6 (1.80%) Control-M
7 6 (1.80%) ZENworks
8 5 (1.50%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (1.50%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (1.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 5 (1.50%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 4 (1.20%) WMI
10 2 (0.60%) WSUS
10 2 (0.60%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.60%) Puppet
10 2 (0.60%) SAP Afaria
11 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.30%) SCSM
Vendors
1 95 (28.53%) Microsoft
2 94 (28.23%) Citrix
3 33 (9.91%) VMware
4 25 (7.51%) AppSense
5 12 (3.60%) Altiris
6 11 (3.30%) HP
7 8 (2.40%) Cisco
8 7 (2.10%) CA
8 7 (2.10%) Symantec
9 6 (1.80%) McAfee
9 6 (1.80%) Wyse
10 5 (1.50%) BMC
10 5 (1.50%) Dell
11 4 (1.20%) Adobe
11 4 (1.20%) LANDesk
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle
12 3 (0.90%) Novell
13 2 (0.60%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.60%) NetApp
13 2 (0.60%) Avaya
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