The table below looks at the statistics for Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wise Package Studio
Rank 592 524 518
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -6
Contract jobs citing Wise Package Studio 8 47 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.098% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.82% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 22
Average daily rate
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£335 £364 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.90% +16.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £385 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £364 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.15% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £14.08 £19.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.08 £19.32
% change year-on-year
- -27.13%
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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
6791 5708 5806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.79% 11.89% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4610 3816 3311
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 122 229
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.45 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.29 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +3.67%

Wise Package Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wise Package Studio Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wise Package Studio
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wise Package Studio Daily Rate Trend in England

Wise Package Studio
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wise Package Studio across the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Wise Package Studio Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wise Package Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wise Package Studio Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wise Package Studio
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 Wise Package Studio within the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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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 -31 4 £338 -7.53%
London -19 1 £325 -11.26%
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Wise Package Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio.

1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 29 (90.63%) VB
2 29 (90.63%) MSI
2 29 (90.63%) Microsoft App-V
3 28 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 28 (87.50%) Windows XP
4 27 (84.38%) Application Packaging
5 25 (78.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 24 (75.00%) WSH
6 24 (75.00%) Hyper-V
7 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
8 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
9 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 6 (18.75%) Citrix
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) SCCM
10 5 (15.63%) XenApp
11 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.50%) VMware
11 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000
11 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 3 (9.38%) IIS
12 3 (9.38%) MS Office
12 3 (9.38%) SQL
12 3 (9.38%) SLA
12 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
12 3 (9.38%) CA
12 3 (9.38%) Unicenter
12 3 (9.38%) HP

Wise Package Studio
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) IIS
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) SMS
1 1 (3.13%) DHCP
1 1 (3.13%) DNS
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Development Applications
1 29 (90.63%) MSI
2 3 (9.38%) InstallShield
2 3 (9.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Publishing
1 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Applications Packager
2 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (3.13%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (3.13%) Administrator
3 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) Application Packaging
2 24 (75.00%) WSH
3 3 (9.38%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (96.88%) Windows
2 28 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 28 (87.50%) Windows XP
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Windows 2000
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.13%) Validation
1 1 (3.13%) Migration
1 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
1 1 (3.13%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 29 (90.63%) VB
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 13 (40.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 29 (90.63%) Microsoft App-V
2 24 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 5 (15.63%) XenApp
5 3 (9.38%) vSphere
5 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 3 (9.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (78.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (15.63%) SCCM
3 3 (9.38%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (9.38%) HP SIM
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (9.38%) ARCserve
3 3 (9.38%) Unicenter
4 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Citrix
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) HP
4 3 (9.38%) CA
4 3 (9.38%) Lumension
5 2 (6.25%) AppSense
6 1 (3.13%) Altiris
6 1 (3.13%) Brocade