The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 29 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 1.48% - 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£349 - £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £319
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £19.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-19.33% -48.00%
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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 Erskine region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
22 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 16.30% 43.33% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 11 3
Average daily rate £347 £368 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.44% +8.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Packaging across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Software Packaging
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Software Packaging 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 Software Packaging.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Workflow
2 11 (84.62%) VBScript
2 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 11 (84.62%) Mentoring
3 10 (76.92%) Application Packaging
4 6 (46.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) HP
6 4 (30.77%) AppSense
6 4 (30.77%) Altiris
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
7 3 (23.08%) MSI
7 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
7 3 (23.08%) QA
7 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
8 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (7.69%) Degree
9 1 (7.69%) Computer Science

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine region citing Software Packaging 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 Software Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Applications Packager
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Workflow
2 11 (84.62%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) VBScript
2 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) SC Cleared
1 11 (84.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (38.46%) SCCM
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
2 4 (30.77%) AppSense
2 4 (30.77%) Altiris