The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 110 90 112
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.23% 0.50% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 1.79% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Average daily rate
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£360 £308 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.07% -8.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £271 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £412 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £320 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £31.56 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +66.07%
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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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
510 446 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 23.88% 28.02% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 280 336
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 36
Average hourly rate £37.50 £29.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.11% -21.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £23.06 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (45.00%) MSI
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) VB
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (30.00%) VMware
4 6 (30.00%) Wise Package Studio
5 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (20.00%) SCCM
6 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (20.00%) SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 4 (20.00%) HP
6 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (15.00%) ARCserve
7 3 (15.00%) CA
7 3 (15.00%) Unicenter
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (15.00%) WSH
7 3 (15.00%) SLA
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
7 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (15.00%) IIS

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (15.00%) IIS
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MSI
2 6 (30.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (10.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (5.00%) AdminStudio
4 1 (5.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) WSH
1 3 (15.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) SecurID
2 2 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) VB
2 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (15.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (15.00%) ARCserve
2 3 (15.00%) Unicenter
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (10.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (30.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) HP
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) CA
3 3 (15.00%) Lumension
4 1 (5.00%) Brocade