The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 87 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 14 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.05% 0.26% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.14% 0.66% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 1
Average daily rate
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£350 £360 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +157.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £260 £288
% change year-on-year
+29.32% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.07%
Application Packaging
West Yorkshire

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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
446 458 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.48% 39.28% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 331 153
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) MSI
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (12.50%) WSH
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) ISEB
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix
6 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (6.25%) CCEA
6 1 (6.25%) DHCP
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (6.25%) ODBC
6 1 (6.25%) ITIL
6 1 (6.25%) MCSE
6 1 (6.25%) CRM

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MSI
2 2 (12.50%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) Applications Packager
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
3 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Testing Manager
3 1 (6.25%) UAT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) WSH
2 1 (6.25%) ODBC
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Workflow
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) VB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCEA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) CCEE
2 1 (6.25%) CCIA
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Server
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Wyse
2 1 (6.25%) Verint
2 1 (6.25%) AppSense
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