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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 535 605 580
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -25
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 93 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.056% 0.057%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.61% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 11
Median daily rate £463 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £349
% change year-on-year
- -21.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Median hourly rate - £15.86 £15.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £15.37
% change year-on-year
- +241.68%
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
15152 14927 14335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.19% 28.63% 28.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10586 10286 9232
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 259 195
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £17.50 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +66 90 £463 +12.80% 3
West Midlands - 2 - -
East of England +16 1 - - 1
Software Packaging
UK

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 101 (87.07%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (81.03%) Linux
3 92 (79.31%) Puppet
4 91 (78.45%) DevOps
5 89 (76.72%) Oracle
6 88 (75.86%) Configuration Management
7 82 (70.69%) JIRA
7 82 (70.69%) Git (software)
8 79 (68.10%) Docker
8 79 (68.10%) VMware
9 78 (67.24%) Sonatype Nexus
10 77 (66.38%) Jenkins
11 76 (65.52%) Confluence
11 76 (65.52%) Terraform
12 75 (64.66%) Kubernetes
12 75 (64.66%) Rancher
12 75 (64.66%) Amazon AWS
12 75 (64.66%) Ansible
13 74 (63.79%) Continuous Integration
13 74 (63.79%) Scrum
13 74 (63.79%) Shell Script
14 73 (62.93%) SSH
14 73 (62.93%) PostgreSQL
14 73 (62.93%) Identity Management
14 73 (62.93%) logstash
14 73 (62.93%) Hadoop
14 73 (62.93%) OpenVPN
14 73 (62.93%) ZABBIX
14 73 (62.93%) OpenLDAP
15 72 (62.07%) Service Management

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 76 (65.52%) Confluence
2 69 (59.48%) Apache
2 69 (59.48%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (12.93%) JBoss
3 15 (12.93%) WebLogic
3 15 (12.93%) WebSphere
4 14 (12.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 9 (7.76%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.45%) FileNet
7 2 (1.72%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 69 (59.48%) HipChat
2 9 (7.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (9.48%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 75 (64.66%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) Google Apps
2 8 (6.90%) Trello
3 4 (3.45%) OpenShift
4 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (62.93%) OpenLDAP
1 73 (62.93%) OpenVPN
1 73 (62.93%) SSH
2 71 (61.21%) DNS
3 9 (7.76%) SSL
4 8 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (6.90%) LDAP
4 8 (6.90%) Network Security
5 6 (5.17%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (3.45%) IPsec
6 4 (3.45%) VPN
7 2 (1.72%) DHCP
7 2 (1.72%) LAN
7 2 (1.72%) WAN
8 1 (0.86%) FTP
8 1 (0.86%) HTTP
8 1 (0.86%) Internet
8 1 (0.86%) Intranet
8 1 (0.86%) SAN
8 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (62.93%) Hadoop
1 73 (62.93%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 82 (70.69%) Git (software)
1 82 (70.69%) JIRA
2 78 (67.24%) Sonatype Nexus
3 77 (66.38%) Jenkins
4 70 (60.34%) Ant
4 70 (60.34%) JUnit
4 70 (60.34%) Maven
4 70 (60.34%) SonarQube
5 69 (59.48%) JIRA Agile
6 68 (58.62%) Liquibase
7 60 (51.72%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.86%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.86%) MSI
General
1 1 (0.86%) Finance
1 1 (0.86%) Games
1 1 (0.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (56.90%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (21.55%) Senior DevOps
2 25 (21.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 22 (18.97%) Lead DevOps
4 13 (11.21%) Consultant
5 12 (10.34%) DevOps Consultant
6 9 (7.76%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Architect
9 5 (4.31%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Junior
11 3 (2.59%) Junior DevOps
11 3 (2.59%) Technical Architect
11 3 (2.59%) Unix Engineer
12 2 (1.72%) AWS DevOps
12 2 (1.72%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (61.21%) ELK Stack
2 70 (60.34%) MCollective
3 11 (9.48%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.86%) .NET
4 1 (0.86%) SOAP
4 1 (0.86%) Web Services
4 1 (0.86%) XML
4 1 (0.86%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.90%) DataPower
3 4 (3.45%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.86%) Artificial Intelligence
5 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.86%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.86%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.86%) Social Media
5 1 (0.86%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 94 (81.03%) Linux
2 66 (56.90%) CentOS
3 21 (18.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 20 (17.24%) Windows
5 15 (12.93%) AIX
5 15 (12.93%) Unix
6 9 (7.76%) Android
7 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
8 7 (6.03%) Windows 10
9 5 (4.31%) Windows Server
10 4 (3.45%) Mac OS X
11 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (1.72%) Debian
12 2 (1.72%) Solaris
13 1 (0.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.86%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (87.07%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (78.45%) DevOps
3 88 (75.86%) Configuration Management
4 74 (63.79%) Continuous Integration
4 74 (63.79%) Scrum
5 73 (62.93%) Identity Management
6 72 (62.07%) Service Management
7 70 (60.34%) Continuous Delivery
8 63 (54.31%) Workflow
9 61 (52.59%) Case Management
10 54 (46.55%) Coaching
11 45 (38.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (12.07%) OO
12 14 (12.07%) Software Engineering
13 12 (10.34%) Change Control
14 5 (4.31%) Migration
15 4 (3.45%) Prototyping
16 3 (2.59%) Continuous Improvement
16 3 (2.59%) Patch Management
16 3 (2.59%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 74 (63.79%) Shell Script
2 66 (56.90%) Ruby
3 11 (9.48%) Java
4 10 (8.62%) Perl
4 10 (8.62%) SQL
5 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.59%) Python
6 1 (0.86%) C
6 1 (0.86%) Korn
6 1 (0.86%) VB
6 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 71 (61.21%) Security Cleared
2 69 (59.48%) SC Cleared
3 33 (28.45%) CTC Cleared
4 17 (14.66%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.45%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.59%) HNC
7 2 (1.72%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 79 (68.10%) Docker
2 70 (60.34%) vCloud
3 69 (59.48%) Postfix
3 69 (59.48%) Squid
4 12 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 10 (8.62%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (2.59%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (2.59%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.72%) BitLocker
8 2 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.86%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 92 (79.31%) Puppet
2 76 (65.52%) Terraform
3 75 (64.66%) Ansible
3 75 (64.66%) Kubernetes
3 75 (64.66%) Rancher
4 73 (62.93%) logstash
4 73 (62.93%) ZABBIX
5 69 (59.48%) Kibana
6 14 (12.07%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (12.07%) SCCM
7 6 (5.17%) Consul
7 6 (5.17%) Packer
8 4 (3.45%) AirWatch
8 4 (3.45%) Casper Suite
9 2 (1.72%) OpenNMS
9 2 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (1.72%) WSUS
10 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 89 (76.72%) Oracle
2 79 (68.10%) VMware
3 70 (60.34%) Sonatype
4 62 (53.45%) Atlassian
5 18 (15.52%) HP
6 16 (13.79%) IBM
7 15 (12.93%) Red Hat
8 14 (12.07%) Axway
8 14 (12.07%) Informatica
8 14 (12.07%) Siebel
9 9 (7.76%) Sun
10 8 (6.90%) Apple
10 8 (6.90%) Google
11 6 (5.17%) AppDynamics
12 4 (3.45%) Citrix
12 4 (3.45%) Microsoft
12 4 (3.45%) MobileIron
13 3 (2.59%) Adobe
14 2 (1.72%) Altiris
14 2 (1.72%) AppSense
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