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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 98 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.48% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.46% 0.66% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£215 £149 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.53% -61.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.75 £30.78
% change year-on-year
+60.91% -29.33%
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
549 301 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.62% 29.45% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 209 203
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £170 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 15
Average hourly rate £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 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 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (54.55%) Windows
3 6 (27.27%) Application Discovery
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 4 (18.18%) SCCM
5 4 (18.18%) Document Management
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
5 4 (18.18%) CRM
5 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (13.64%) Citrix
6 3 (13.64%) ODBC
6 3 (13.64%) Workflow
6 3 (13.64%) XenApp
7 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 2 (9.09%) VMware
7 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (9.09%) QA
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) AdminStudio

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DHCP
1 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.55%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Support
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Packager
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) UAT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Testing Manager
6 1 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (27.27%) Application Discovery
3 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Document Management
3 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Workflow
5 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Management
6 1 (4.55%) Time Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Control
6 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.55%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
1 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCEA
3 1 (4.55%) MCITP
3 1 (4.55%) CCEE
3 1 (4.55%) CCIA
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) XenApp
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Server
3 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.55%) AppSense
4 1 (4.55%) Verint
4 1 (4.55%) Wyse