The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Applications Packager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packager
Rank 607 490 435
Rank change year-on-year
-117 -55
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 24 120 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 77 101
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £214 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £417 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £335 £265
% change year-on-year
-7.08% +26.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £29.53
Applications Packager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Applications Packager in the job title.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in England

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Applications Packager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Applications Packager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager within the England region over the 3 months to 4 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
London -25 9 £350 +7.69% 1
East of England +10 6 £350 -12.50%
South East -57 6 £280 -30.00% 2
North West -9 2 £295 -9.23% 1
South West -5 1 £325 +8.33%
West Midlands -14 1 - -
Applications Packager
UK

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Applications Packager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Applications Packager in the job title.

1 34 (73.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 29 (63.04%) Windows
3 28 (60.87%) SCCM
4 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
5 19 (41.30%) MSI
5 19 (41.30%) Application Packaging
6 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
7 15 (32.61%) Citrix
8 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
9 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
10 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
11 8 (17.39%) VBScript
11 8 (17.39%) ITIL
11 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
12 7 (15.22%) XenApp
12 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
12 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
12 7 (15.22%) VMware
13 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
14 5 (10.87%) SQL
14 5 (10.87%) InstallShield
14 5 (10.87%) AdminStudio
15 4 (8.70%) .NET
15 4 (8.70%) IIS
15 4 (8.70%) C#
15 4 (8.70%) Terminal Server

Applications Packager Skill Set
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 4 (8.70%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.35%) IaaS
1 2 (4.35%) PaaS
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 19 (41.30%) MSI
2 5 (10.87%) AdminStudio
2 5 (10.87%) InstallShield
3 2 (4.35%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Local Government
2 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) PDA
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (63.04%) Windows
2 17 (36.96%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server
3 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Application Packaging
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Change Management
4 4 (8.70%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Application Discovery
5 3 (6.52%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.52%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) CRM
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Application Rationalisation
7 1 (2.17%) Application Virtualisation
7 1 (2.17%) Functional Testing
7 1 (2.17%) ITSM
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) Release Management
7 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Service Management
7 1 (2.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 8 (17.39%) VBScript
3 5 (10.87%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) C#
5 3 (6.52%) VB
6 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (28.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) DV Cleared
2 7 (15.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) MCSE
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) MCDST
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (73.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.22%) XenApp
4 6 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (8.70%) Terminal Server
5 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 28 (60.87%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) ThinApp
3 1 (2.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Microsoft
2 15 (32.61%) Citrix
3 7 (15.22%) VMware
4 3 (6.52%) AppSense
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) Apple
5 1 (2.17%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
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