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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.94% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £260 £310
% change year-on-year
+33.84% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -23.33%
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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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
90 62 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 33.96% 29.25% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 40
Average daily rate £325 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £37.62 £17.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+121.29% +36.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
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 26 March 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) AdminStudio
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Wyse
2 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (50.00%) Reuters
2 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) MSI

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) AdminStudio
2 1 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Software Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) VBScript
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 2 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Wyse
2 2 (50.00%) Reuters
2 2 (50.00%) Bloomberg