The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 59 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.64% - 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £390 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £335 £260
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +28.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +8.69%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
344 169 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 73.19% 69.55% 67.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 81 88
Average daily rate £375 £340 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 2
Average hourly rate £170.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+750.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Squid
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
1 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (66.67%) Gluster
1 2 (66.67%) SpamAssassin
1 2 (66.67%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (66.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 2 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) LAMP
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Debian
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Perl
1 2 (66.67%) Python
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) FreeRADIUS
1 2 (66.67%) Gluster
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
1 2 (66.67%) SpamAssassin
1 2 (66.67%) Squid
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Cacti
1 2 (66.67%) Nagios
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat