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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 499 545 458
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -87
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 120 86 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.20% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 52 107
Median daily rate £330 £325 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £203 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £413 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Median hourly rate £26.75 £22.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.88% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.45 £18.10 £15.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £32.50 £138.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +60.91%
Application Packaging
UK

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
41617 42188 40741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.44% 81.12% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27749 28067 25866
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1052 1168 1138
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 2016.

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 26 September 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
London -1 28 £396 +17.40% 5
South East +13 22 £366 +8.51% 4
Yorkshire +18 19 £285 +32.55% 3
North East -12 18 £300 +57.89%
East of England +11 10 £278 -14.61%
North West +12 7 £288 -0.86% 2
South West +16 6 £320 +6.66% 2
West Midlands -26 6 £328 +9.16%
East Midlands - 5 £438 - 1
Application Packaging
UK

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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.

1 159 (71.62%) Windows
2 126 (56.76%) Active Directory
3 106 (47.75%) Microsoft
4 83 (37.39%) Microsoft App-V
5 81 (36.49%) Citrix
6 78 (35.14%) VMware
7 65 (29.28%) SCCM
8 63 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 63 (28.38%) MSI
9 60 (27.03%) Windows Server
10 58 (26.13%) SQL Server
11 57 (25.68%) PowerShell
12 49 (22.07%) Migration
13 47 (21.17%) SQL
14 41 (18.47%) HP
15 38 (17.12%) AppSense
15 38 (17.12%) Security Cleared
16 37 (16.67%) Windows 10
16 37 (16.67%) MS Excel
17 36 (16.22%) DNS
17 36 (16.22%) Windows 7
18 34 (15.32%) XenApp
18 34 (15.32%) ITIL
19 32 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
20 31 (13.96%) Windows Server 2008
21 30 (13.51%) SC Cleared
21 30 (13.51%) CRM
21 30 (13.51%) IIS
21 30 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
22 29 (13.06%) High Availability

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 30 (13.51%) IIS
2 25 (11.26%) SharePoint
3 24 (10.81%) Skype for Business
4 22 (9.91%) IBM Notes
5 20 (9.01%) Apache
6 12 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
6 12 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.05%) MS Exchange
7 9 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (4.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (3.60%) NServiceBus
8 8 (3.60%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.90%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.45%) Confluence
11 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (9.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (9.46%) Office 365
2 10 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.05%) IaaS
4 8 (3.60%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.15%) GitHub
6 5 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.90%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.22%) DNS
2 26 (11.71%) DHCP
3 21 (9.46%) Firewall
4 19 (8.56%) NetScaler
5 8 (3.60%) Network Security
5 8 (3.60%) Skype
6 5 (2.25%) Internet
7 4 (1.80%) iSCSI
7 4 (1.80%) LAN
8 3 (1.35%) PCoIP
8 3 (1.35%) Softphone
9 2 (0.90%) Asterisk PBX
9 2 (0.90%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.90%) LDAP
9 2 (0.90%) WAN
9 2 (0.90%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.45%) SAN
10 1 (0.45%) SMS
10 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (26.13%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.60%) Azure SQL Database
3 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 63 (28.38%) MSI
2 10 (4.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.60%) AdminStudio
4 8 (3.60%) FxCop
4 8 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (3.60%) StyleCop
5 6 (2.70%) InstallShield
6 2 (0.90%) JIRA
6 2 (0.90%) Subversion
6 2 (0.90%) Wise Package Studio
7 1 (0.45%) Build Forge
7 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.45%) Maven
7 1 (0.45%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.45%) Selenium
General
1 17 (7.66%) Publishing
2 15 (6.76%) Finance
3 4 (1.80%) Retail
4 3 (1.35%) Banking
4 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.90%) Law
5 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Advertising
6 1 (0.45%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.45%) Games
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 29 (13.06%) Analyst
3 17 (7.66%) Architect
4 16 (7.21%) Applications Engineer
4 16 (7.21%) Support Analyst
5 15 (6.76%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.31%) Windows Engineer
7 13 (5.86%) Citrix Specialist
8 12 (5.41%) Desktop Support
9 11 (4.95%) Consultant
9 11 (4.95%) Wintel Support
10 10 (4.50%) Desktop Analyst
10 10 (4.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 9 (4.05%) Wintel Engineer
12 8 (3.60%) Citrix Engineer
12 8 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
13 7 (3.15%) SCCM Engineer
13 7 (3.15%) Team Leader
14 6 (2.70%) Citrix Architect
14 6 (2.70%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.01%) Middleware
2 18 (8.11%) .NET
3 9 (4.05%) ASP.NET
4 3 (1.35%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.90%) LAMP
5 2 (0.90%) REST
5 2 (0.90%) SOAP
5 2 (0.90%) XML
6 1 (0.45%) COM
6 1 (0.45%) HTML
6 1 (0.45%) JMS
6 1 (0.45%) JNDI
6 1 (0.45%) Spring
6 1 (0.45%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.06%) Clustering
2 16 (7.21%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.31%) Management Information System
4 12 (5.41%) Social Network
5 11 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.95%) Fat Client
5 11 (4.95%) Thin Client
6 9 (4.05%) CMDB
6 9 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.60%) Blackberry
8 7 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.80%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.90%) iPad
10 2 (0.90%) iPhone
10 2 (0.90%) Life Science
10 2 (0.90%) User Experience
10 2 (0.90%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.45%) BYOD
11 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 159 (71.62%) Windows
2 60 (27.03%) Windows Server
3 37 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 36 (16.22%) Windows 7
5 31 (13.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (7.66%) Windows XP
8 14 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.95%) Linux
10 10 (4.50%) Android
10 10 (4.50%) Apple iOS
11 8 (3.60%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.90%) Debian
12 2 (0.90%) Unix
12 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.90%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (22.07%) Migration
2 34 (15.32%) ITIL
3 30 (13.51%) CRM
4 29 (13.06%) High Availability
5 24 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 18 (8.11%) Change Management
6 18 (8.11%) ITIL V3
6 18 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 17 (7.66%) Application Discovery
8 16 (7.21%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (6.31%) Incident Management
9 14 (6.31%) Problem Management
10 13 (5.86%) Virtual Environments
11 12 (5.41%) Application Virtualisation
11 12 (5.41%) TOGAF
11 12 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (5.41%) Workflow
12 10 (4.50%) Knowledge Management
13 9 (4.05%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.05%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (25.68%) PowerShell
2 47 (21.17%) SQL
3 20 (9.01%) VBScript
4 7 (3.15%) VB
5 6 (2.70%) Java
6 3 (1.35%) C
7 2 (0.90%) Perl
7 2 (0.90%) Python
7 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.45%) C#
8 1 (0.45%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (17.12%) Security Cleared
2 32 (14.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 12 (5.41%) Degree
5 8 (3.60%) MCSE
6 2 (0.90%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.90%) ISEB
6 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.90%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.45%) CCA
7 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.76%) SLA
2 5 (2.25%) QA
3 4 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.35%) ISO22301
5 2 (0.90%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 126 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 83 (37.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 63 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (15.32%) XenApp
5 20 (9.01%) Terminal Services
6 17 (7.66%) Hyper-V
7 11 (4.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 10 (4.50%) XenDesktop
9 7 (3.15%) VMware ESX
10 5 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
11 4 (1.80%) vSphere
12 3 (1.35%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.90%) FreeRADIUS
13 2 (0.90%) Gluster
13 2 (0.90%) MetaFrame
13 2 (0.90%) NFS
13 2 (0.90%) SpamAssassin
13 2 (0.90%) Squid
14 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 65 (29.28%) SCCM
2 25 (11.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 20 (9.01%) Microsoft Clustering
3 20 (9.01%) OpenView
3 20 (9.01%) Perfmon
4 15 (6.76%) HP SIM
5 13 (5.86%) Ansible
6 12 (5.41%) SCOM
7 10 (4.50%) AirWatch
7 10 (4.50%) vRealize
8 9 (4.05%) ThinApp
9 8 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (3.60%) Packer
9 8 (3.60%) Puppet
10 4 (1.80%) Trend Micro Deep Security
10 4 (1.80%) WSUS
11 3 (1.35%) Norton AntiVirus
12 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.90%) Nagios
12 2 (0.90%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 106 (47.75%) Microsoft
2 81 (36.49%) Citrix
3 78 (35.14%) VMware
4 41 (18.47%) HP
5 38 (17.12%) AppSense
6 25 (11.26%) Oracle
7 22 (9.91%) Lotus
8 12 (5.41%) Altiris
9 10 (4.50%) Wyse
10 8 (3.60%) SaltStack
11 6 (2.70%) IBM
12 5 (2.25%) Google
13 4 (1.80%) Cisco
13 4 (1.80%) Intel Security
13 4 (1.80%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.80%) SolidFire
13 4 (1.80%) Symantec
13 4 (1.80%) TOWER Software
14 3 (1.35%) Apple
14 3 (1.35%) Dell
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