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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 115 101 76
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -25
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 7 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.33% 0.68% 1.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 2.63% 5.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 23
Average daily rate
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£308 £310 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.80% +37.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £181 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £395 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £24.63 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+42.13% +36.80%
Application Packaging
South East

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
526 533 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.72% 26.08% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 303 323
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Average hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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 31 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Havant +2 2 £308 -2.38%
Portsmouth 0 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Application Packaging
South East

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) SCCM
3 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 9 (47.37%) HP
4 9 (47.37%) Citrix
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (42.11%) Software Packaging
5 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
5 8 (42.11%) XenApp
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (42.11%) AppSense
6 7 (36.84%) Altiris
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
6 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) Wise Package Studio
7 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
8 5 (26.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
8 5 (26.32%) VMware
8 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (26.32%) Software Delivery
8 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (21.05%) HP SIM
9 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (21.05%) vSphere
9 4 (21.05%) Lumension
9 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
9 4 (21.05%) Workflow

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
1 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (10.53%) MSI
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Packager
3 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Support
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 2000
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Software Delivery
2 4 (21.05%) Workflow
3 3 (15.79%) Patch Management
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
4 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Server Building
5 1 (5.26%) Application Discovery
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) VB
3 3 (15.79%) VBScript
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) MCP
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) XenApp
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (21.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (21.05%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) SCCM
2 5 (26.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 4 (21.05%) ARCserve
3 4 (21.05%) Unicenter
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (21.05%) HP SIM
4 3 (15.79%) HP Data Protector
4 3 (15.79%) EdgeSight
5 2 (10.53%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) HP
1 9 (47.37%) Citrix
2 8 (42.11%) AppSense
3 7 (36.84%) Altiris
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) CA
5 4 (21.05%) Lumension
6 3 (15.79%) Brocade
7 1 (5.26%) Qualys
7 1 (5.26%) Veeam