The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 79 63 66
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.26% 0.13% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 0.42% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £360 £140 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.14% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £288 £303
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -4.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -13.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 239 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.60% 31.24% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 143 157
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Application Packaging
West Yorkshire

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 8 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) MSI

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) InstallShield
2 1 (25.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft