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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packager
UK / England
Rank 536 571 502
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -69
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 34 23 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.049% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.052% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 39
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £248 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £410 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £331 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.88% +10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £55.55 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +154.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.55 £21.82
% change year-on-year
- +154.58%

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
39324 44183 43166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.67% 94.94% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 25796 28458 27636
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1618 1747
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 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 +21 15 £388 +15.67% 1
South East +23 9 £344 - 1
East of England +7 3 £325 -18.75%
West Midlands -1 3 £281 +10.29%
South West +12 2 £325 -
Yorkshire +8 1 £300 +2.12%
East Midlands +3 1 £340 - 1
Applications Packager
UK

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 54 (77.14%) Windows
2 52 (74.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 47 (67.14%) SCCM
4 37 (52.86%) MSI
5 31 (44.29%) Application Packaging
6 30 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 29 (41.43%) Citrix
8 21 (30.00%) Windows 10
9 20 (28.57%) Migration
10 18 (25.71%) PowerShell
11 17 (24.29%) XenApp
12 14 (20.00%) Security Cleared
13 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
14 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
15 10 (14.29%) AdminStudio
15 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (14.29%) Application Discovery
16 9 (12.86%) VMware
16 9 (12.86%) MS Office
16 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
17 8 (11.43%) ITIL
17 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
18 7 (10.00%) VBScript
19 6 (8.57%) VB
19 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
19 6 (8.57%) Validation
19 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
19 6 (8.57%) Skype for Business

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 6 (8.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) DHCP
1 4 (5.71%) DNS
1 4 (5.71%) Skype
2 2 (2.86%) Firewall
2 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.43%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 37 (52.86%) MSI
2 10 (14.29%) AdminStudio
3 4 (5.71%) InstallShield
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Retail
3 2 (2.86%) Law
3 2 (2.86%) Legal
3 2 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 5 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.43%) CESG
3 1 (1.43%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 54 (77.14%) Windows
2 30 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 21 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (12.86%) Windows Server
6 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.71%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Application Packaging
2 20 (28.57%) Migration
3 10 (14.29%) Application Discovery
4 8 (11.43%) ITIL
5 6 (8.57%) Validation
6 4 (5.71%) Compatibility Testing
6 4 (5.71%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.29%) Application Virtualisation
7 3 (4.29%) ITSM
7 3 (4.29%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.29%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.29%) Time Management
8 2 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.86%) Document Management
8 2 (2.86%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.86%) Release Management
8 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.86%) Service Management
8 2 (2.86%) Software Delivery
8 2 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 7 (10.00%) VBScript
3 6 (8.57%) VB
4 3 (4.29%) SQL
5 1 (1.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) CISSP
3 1 (1.43%) CLAS
3 1 (1.43%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) SLA
3 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (74.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 17 (24.29%) XenApp
3 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
4 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (8.57%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (7.14%) VMware ESX
7 3 (4.29%) Hyper-V
7 3 (4.29%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.86%) BitLocker
9 1 (1.43%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (67.14%) SCCM
2 3 (4.29%) ThinApp
3 1 (1.43%) AppDNA
3 1 (1.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
3 1 (1.43%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 29 (41.43%) Citrix
3 9 (12.86%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) AppSense
4 4 (5.71%) Dell
5 1 (1.43%) F5
5 1 (1.43%) HP
5 1 (1.43%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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