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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packager
Rank 580 559 552
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 26 55 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 47
Median daily rate £345 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £245 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +82.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £55.55 £30.41
% change year-on-year
- +82.67%
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
43325 47890 48206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.89% 93.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30970 31019
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1866 2032
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +15 13 £388 +16.33%
South East +18 5 £325 -31.57%
East of England -1 2 £225 -43.75%
East Midlands -5 2 £318 +24.50%
West Midlands -12 2 £320 +25.49% 1
Yorkshire +16 1 £300 +2.12%
South West +1 1 £325 +27.45%
Applications Packager
UK

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 51 (71.83%) Windows
2 48 (67.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 45 (63.38%) SCCM
4 37 (52.11%) Application Packaging
5 33 (46.48%) MSI
6 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
6 27 (38.03%) Citrix
6 27 (38.03%) Windows 7
7 23 (32.39%) Windows 10
8 22 (30.99%) Migration
9 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
10 17 (23.94%) XenApp
11 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
12 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
13 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
13 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (16.90%) Windows Server
14 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (15.49%) MS Office
15 10 (14.08%) ITIL
15 10 (14.08%) VMware
15 10 (14.08%) Application Discovery
16 9 (12.68%) XenDesktop
16 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
16 9 (12.68%) Windows XP
17 7 (9.86%) DHCP
17 7 (9.86%) DNS
17 7 (9.86%) AppSense
18 6 (8.45%) Office 365
18 6 (8.45%) 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 (8.45%) Skype for Business
2 3 (4.23%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.82%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.82%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Office
2 3 (4.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.41%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) DHCP
1 7 (9.86%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) Skype
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.82%) Internet
4 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.82%) SMS
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (46.48%) MSI
2 6 (8.45%) AdminStudio
3 4 (5.63%) InstallShield
4 3 (4.23%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.63%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Law
2 2 (2.82%) Legal
2 2 (2.82%) Publishing
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.41%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.41%) BYOD
2 1 (1.41%) CESG
2 1 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
2 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 51 (71.83%) Windows
2 27 (38.03%) Windows 7
3 23 (32.39%) Windows 10
4 12 (16.90%) Windows Server
4 12 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (15.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (12.68%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.63%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (52.11%) Application Packaging
2 22 (30.99%) Migration
3 10 (14.08%) Application Discovery
3 10 (14.08%) ITIL
4 5 (7.04%) Application Virtualisation
4 5 (7.04%) Software Deployment
5 3 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.82%) Change Management
6 2 (2.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.82%) Integration Testing
6 2 (2.82%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.82%) ITSM
6 2 (2.82%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.82%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.82%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.82%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.82%) Service Management
6 2 (2.82%) Validation
6 2 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
2 6 (8.45%) VB
2 6 (8.45%) VBScript
3 5 (7.04%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) CISSP
4 1 (1.41%) CLAS
4 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.41%) Degree
4 1 (1.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (67.61%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (25.35%) Active Directory
3 17 (23.94%) XenApp
4 9 (12.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (12.68%) XenDesktop
5 6 (8.45%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (8.45%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.23%) BitLocker
6 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.82%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (63.38%) SCCM
2 4 (5.63%) ThinApp
3 2 (2.82%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.41%) AppDNA
4 1 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.41%) SCOM
Vendors
1 27 (38.03%) Citrix
1 27 (38.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) VMware
3 7 (9.86%) AppSense
4 6 (8.45%) Dell
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Intel Security
5 2 (2.82%) Lotus
6 1 (1.41%) Altiris
6 1 (1.41%) F5
6 1 (1.41%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) Lumension
6 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
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