The first table below looks at the demand for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Gloucestershire 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 36 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 5 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.31% 2.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.17% 7.07% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £293 £318 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £288 £311
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 99 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 21.20% 29.82% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 67 115
Average daily rate £325 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £301 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £480 £693
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £24.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.26% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £24.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Application Packaging
South West

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Application Packaging
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) AppSense
2 4 (80.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) ITSM
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Migration
5 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (80.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (20.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Service Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITSM
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) AppSense
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix