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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 115 123 106
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.21% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.061% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £433 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £245
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.82 £42.38
% change year-on-year
-12.92% -48.50%
Application Packaging
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1510 1635 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.39% 78.34% 73.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 894 702
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 76 67
Average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £42.00 £125.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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
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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £440 -
Application Packaging
South East

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) SCCM
3 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) HP
5 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
6 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
6 9 (56.25%) VBScript
6 9 (56.25%) Migration
7 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
7 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (37.50%) LANDesk
7 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
7 6 (37.50%) Wise Package Studio
7 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
8 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
10 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (18.75%) Lumension
10 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
10 3 (18.75%) XenApp
10 3 (18.75%) vSphere
10 3 (18.75%) User Experience
10 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
10 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (6.25%) InstallShield
2 1 (6.25%) MSI
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Applications Packager
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 2 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 9 (56.25%) Windows XP
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 8
5 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Integration Testing
3 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (56.25%) VBScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (81.25%) SCCM
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (18.75%) Unicenter
3 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (12.50%) HP SIM
4 1 (6.25%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) HP
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) LANDesk
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) arcserve
4 3 (18.75%) Brocade
4 3 (18.75%) CA
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
4 3 (18.75%) Lumension