The first table below looks at the demand for the Applications Packager role in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank - 38 35
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.36% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.38% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £275 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £340 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.09 £23.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.85% -26.92%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
254 260 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 96.58% 94.20% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 139 121
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £150 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £10.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +55.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £32.00 £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Applications Packager
South East

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Packager in the job title across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Applications Packager
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration