The table below looks at the statistics for Software 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 Software Packaging over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 522 581 606
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +25
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 88 37 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.073% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.62% 0.25% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 25 4
Median daily rate £373 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £285 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £20.25 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.25 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +27.55%
Software Packaging
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14287 14850 14183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.25% 29.32% 26.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9928 10404 9815
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 241 160
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.49 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in England

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in England

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the England region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Software Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in England

Software Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Software Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in England

Software 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 Software Packaging within the England region over the 3 months to 3 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 +41 60 £450 +28.57% 3
North East - 22 £324 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South West - 2 £313 -
South East +20 1 - - 1
East Midlands -20 1 £120 -70.90% 1
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software 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 Software Packaging.

1 155 (82.45%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (80.85%) Puppet
3 146 (77.66%) DevOps
4 142 (75.53%) Configuration Management
4 142 (75.53%) Linux
5 132 (70.21%) JIRA
5 132 (70.21%) Git (software)
6 130 (69.15%) Oracle
7 127 (67.55%) Service Management
7 127 (67.55%) VMware
8 126 (67.02%) Security Cleared
8 126 (67.02%) Sonatype Nexus
9 123 (65.43%) Confluence
10 121 (64.36%) Jenkins
10 121 (64.36%) Scrum
11 120 (63.83%) Docker
12 118 (62.77%) Amazon AWS
12 118 (62.77%) Continuous Integration
13 117 (62.23%) ZABBIX
14 116 (61.70%) Terraform
15 115 (61.17%) Rancher
15 115 (61.17%) Ansible
15 115 (61.17%) Kubernetes
15 115 (61.17%) DNS
16 114 (60.64%) PostgreSQL
16 114 (60.64%) vCloud
16 114 (60.64%) Continuous Delivery
17 113 (60.11%) OpenVPN
17 113 (60.11%) logstash
17 113 (60.11%) OpenLDAP

Software 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
1 123 (65.43%) Confluence
2 109 (57.98%) Apache
2 109 (57.98%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (7.98%) JBoss
3 15 (7.98%) WebLogic
3 15 (7.98%) WebSphere
3 15 (7.98%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (6.91%) nginx
5 11 (5.85%) Oracle Workflow
6 8 (4.26%) FileNet
7 4 (2.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.60%) MS Exchange
9 2 (1.06%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.53%) IIS
10 1 (0.53%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 110 (58.51%) HipChat
2 10 (5.32%) MS Office
3 4 (2.13%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.06%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (7.98%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.53%) Demantra
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 118 (62.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.26%) G Suite
2 8 (4.26%) Trello
3 5 (2.66%) OpenShift
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.60%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 115 (61.17%) DNS
2 113 (60.11%) OpenLDAP
2 113 (60.11%) OpenVPN
2 113 (60.11%) SSH
3 27 (14.36%) Reverse Proxy
4 25 (13.30%) VPN
5 21 (11.17%) IPsec
6 17 (9.04%) LDAP
6 17 (9.04%) SSL
7 8 (4.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (3.72%) Network Security
9 4 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (2.13%) Firewall
10 3 (1.60%) HTTP
11 2 (1.06%) DHCP
12 1 (0.53%) Internet
12 1 (0.53%) LAN
12 1 (0.53%) NAS
12 1 (0.53%) SAN
12 1 (0.53%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (60.64%) PostgreSQL
2 110 (58.51%) Hadoop
3 28 (14.89%) Oracle Database
4 27 (14.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (6.91%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.53%) DTS
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.53%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 132 (70.21%) Git (software)
1 132 (70.21%) JIRA
2 126 (67.02%) Sonatype Nexus
3 121 (64.36%) Jenkins
4 110 (58.51%) Ant
4 110 (58.51%) JIRA Agile
4 110 (58.51%) JUnit
4 110 (58.51%) Maven
4 110 (58.51%) SonarQube
5 107 (56.91%) Liquibase
6 79 (42.02%) Bitbucket
7 4 (2.13%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.60%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.53%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.53%) JDeveloper
9 1 (0.53%) MSI
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (4.26%) Finance
2 2 (1.06%) Banking
3 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.53%) Publishing
3 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 104 (55.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (17.55%) Senior DevOps
2 33 (17.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 24 (12.77%) Lead DevOps
4 20 (10.64%) Consultant
5 12 (6.38%) DevOps Consultant
6 7 (3.72%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (3.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 6 (3.19%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (3.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 5 (2.66%) Architect
8 5 (2.66%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (2.66%) Junior
8 5 (2.66%) Junior DevOps
8 5 (2.66%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 4 (2.13%) Citrix Engineer
9 4 (2.13%) Network Engineer
9 4 (2.13%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (1.60%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (59.04%) ELK Stack
2 110 (58.51%) MCollective
3 15 (7.98%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.13%) XML
5 3 (1.60%) Django
5 3 (1.60%) JSON
5 3 (1.60%) REST
5 3 (1.60%) SOAP
6 2 (1.06%) HTML
6 2 (1.06%) Middleware
6 2 (1.06%) Twisted
6 2 (1.06%) Web Services
7 1 (0.53%) .NET
7 1 (0.53%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.26%) DataPower
3 7 (3.72%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.06%) User Experience
5 2 (1.06%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 142 (75.53%) Linux
2 98 (52.13%) CentOS
3 37 (19.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (17.55%) Windows
5 25 (13.30%) Unix
6 23 (12.23%) AIX
7 17 (9.04%) VyOS
8 13 (6.91%) RancherOS
9 11 (5.85%) Windows 10
10 8 (4.26%) Android
10 8 (4.26%) Apple iOS
11 7 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (3.19%) Windows Server
13 5 (2.66%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.60%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (1.06%) Debian
16 1 (0.53%) HPUX
16 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (82.45%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (77.66%) DevOps
3 142 (75.53%) Configuration Management
4 127 (67.55%) Service Management
5 121 (64.36%) Scrum
6 118 (62.77%) Continuous Integration
7 114 (60.64%) Continuous Delivery
8 113 (60.11%) Identity Management
9 102 (54.26%) Workflow
10 79 (42.02%) Case Management
11 77 (40.96%) Coaching
12 71 (37.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 24 (12.77%) OO
14 19 (10.11%) Change Control
15 17 (9.04%) Software Engineering
16 14 (7.45%) ITIL
16 14 (7.45%) Problem Management
17 9 (4.79%) Continuous Improvement
18 8 (4.26%) Root Cause Analysis
19 6 (3.19%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 111 (59.04%) Shell Script
2 85 (45.21%) Ruby
3 16 (8.51%) Java
3 16 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 15 (7.98%) SQL
5 13 (6.91%) Perl
6 5 (2.66%) Python
7 2 (1.06%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 126 (67.02%) Security Cleared
2 112 (59.57%) SC Cleared
3 47 (25.00%) CTC Cleared
4 24 (12.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (9.57%) DV Cleared
6 13 (6.91%) Degree
7 8 (4.26%) HNC
8 2 (1.06%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.53%) MCP
9 1 (0.53%) MCSE
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.06%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 120 (63.83%) Docker
2 114 (60.64%) vCloud
3 109 (57.98%) Postfix
3 109 (57.98%) Squid
4 28 (14.89%) Active Directory
5 13 (6.91%) Microsoft App-V
6 12 (6.38%) XenDesktop
7 10 (5.32%) Hyper-V
8 9 (4.79%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.13%) vSphere
11 2 (1.06%) BitLocker
11 2 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.06%) XenApp
12 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 152 (80.85%) Puppet
2 117 (62.23%) ZABBIX
3 116 (61.70%) Terraform
4 115 (61.17%) Ansible
4 115 (61.17%) Kubernetes
4 115 (61.17%) Rancher
5 113 (60.11%) logstash
6 109 (57.98%) Kibana
7 29 (15.43%) SCCM
8 23 (12.23%) Consul
8 23 (12.23%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (12.23%) Packer
9 13 (6.91%) HAProxy
10 4 (2.13%) AirWatch
10 4 (2.13%) Casper Suite
10 4 (2.13%) FortiGate
11 3 (1.60%) WSUS
12 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
12 2 (1.06%) OpenNMS
13 1 (0.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 130 (69.15%) Oracle
2 127 (67.55%) VMware
3 110 (58.51%) Sonatype
4 93 (49.47%) Atlassian
5 26 (13.83%) HP
6 23 (12.23%) AppDynamics
6 23 (12.23%) IBM
6 23 (12.23%) Red Hat
7 17 (9.04%) Vyatta
8 15 (7.98%) Axway
8 15 (7.98%) Informatica
8 15 (7.98%) Siebel
9 14 (7.45%) Citrix
10 13 (6.91%) Sun
11 8 (4.26%) Apple
11 8 (4.26%) Google
12 7 (3.72%) Microsoft
13 6 (3.19%) Palo Alto
14 5 (2.66%) Cisco
15 4 (2.13%) Juniper
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