The first table below looks at the demand for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 61 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 0.48% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.21% 1.19% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£175 £250 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -22.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-5.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £32.50 £34.63
% change year-on-year
-31.53% -6.13%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
271 336 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.28% 40.10% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 134 91
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
Application Packaging
Scotland

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Application 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 Application Packaging.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) MSI
3 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (54.55%) SCCM
4 6 (54.55%) Workflow
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Project Management
6 4 (36.36%) InstallShield
6 4 (36.36%) McAfee
6 4 (36.36%) InfoPath
6 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) Release Management
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (18.18%) Altiris
7 2 (18.18%) AppSense
7 2 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
8 1 (9.09%) ITSM
8 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
8 1 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (9.09%) Degree
8 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
8 1 (9.09%) IIS
8 1 (9.09%) MCP

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Application 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 Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) InfoPath
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MSI
2 4 (36.36%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Workflow
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) VB.NET
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) McAfee
3 2 (18.18%) AppSense
3 2 (18.18%) Altiris
4 1 (9.09%) VMware