The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 110 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 2 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.096% 0.70% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 2.51% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 1
Average daily rate £325 £345 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +25.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £288 £303
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
546 479 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.30% 28.08% 22.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 301 184
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 46
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.13 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Application Packaging
South East

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
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 18 April 2014. 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
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Vacancies
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Application Packaging
South East

Application Packaging
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) MSI
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) WSH
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (20.00%) Altiris
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
4 1 (20.00%) VMware

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MSI
2 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WSH
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Altiris
2 1 (20.00%) VMware