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 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 84 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.41% 0.20% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 0.60% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£265 £245 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% -2.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £32.03 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-29.74% +14.38%
Application Packaging
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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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
358 332 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.32% 33.57% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 200 167
Average daily rate £350 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) MSI
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) WSH
4 2 (28.57%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (28.57%) SIEM
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (28.57%) CHFI
4 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) CMDB
5 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MSI
2 2 (28.57%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
3 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Packager
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (28.57%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (28.57%) Security Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WSH
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) PKI
1 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Information Security
1 2 (28.57%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
1 2 (28.57%) SIEM
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) Cyber Security
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CHFI
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) UAG
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) VMware