The table below looks at the statistics for InstallShield 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 InstallShield over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 571 494 476
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -18
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 8 57 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 1.05% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 34 29
Average daily rate
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£300 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% +12.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £325 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £41.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year
- +5.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6594 5417 5299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.30% 11.57% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4623 3532 3333
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 131 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.07 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -3.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.10 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.25 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

InstallShield
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InstallShield across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

InstallShield Jobs Demand Trend in England

InstallShield
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

InstallShield Daily Rate Trend in England

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Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

InstallShield Hourly Rate Trend in England

InstallShield
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 InstallShield within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East -39 3 - - 1
London -16 2 £350 -17.64%
South West -28 2 £290 -10.76%
East of England -11 1 £300 -3.22%
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InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield.

1 20 (68.97%) MSI
2 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Microsoft App-V
3 12 (41.38%) Citrix
3 12 (41.38%) SCCM
3 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
4 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
4 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (27.59%) AdminStudio
7 7 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 7 (24.14%) VBScript
7 7 (24.14%) XenApp
8 6 (20.69%) Application Packaging
8 6 (20.69%) VMware
9 5 (17.24%) MCSE
9 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
10 4 (13.79%) VB
10 4 (13.79%) .NET
10 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
11 3 (10.34%) QA
11 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (10.34%) C
11 3 (10.34%) C#
11 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
11 3 (10.34%) SMS
11 3 (10.34%) SLA

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) SMS
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) MSI
2 8 (27.59%) AdminStudio
3 2 (6.90%) Ant
3 2 (6.90%) JUnit
3 2 (6.90%) NUnit
3 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 2 (6.90%) Checkstyle
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
3 2 (6.90%) Hudson
3 2 (6.90%) FindBugs
3 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (3.45%) LabVIEW
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Applications Packager
2 4 (13.79%) Build Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Junior
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) QA Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (3.45%) WPF Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Application Packaging
2 4 (13.79%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.45%) WPF
4 1 (3.45%) WinForms
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Vista
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
5 1 (3.45%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (6.90%) Time Management
2 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
2 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
2 2 (6.90%) Build Automation
2 2 (6.90%) Scrum
2 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
2 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
2 2 (6.90%) Workflow
2 2 (6.90%) Validation
3 1 (3.45%) Migration
3 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) VBScript
2 4 (13.79%) VB
3 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.34%) C
3 3 (10.34%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) Perl
4 2 (6.90%) Python
5 1 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
1 11 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (17.24%) MCSE
4 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 3 (10.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
1 3 (10.34%) QA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (24.14%) XenApp
3 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) SCCM
2 7 (24.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (6.90%) SCOM
4 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Citrix
2 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Remedy
4 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) Novell
5 1 (3.45%) AppSense
5 1 (3.45%) Altiris