The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 394 377 366
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -11
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 32 51 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.23% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.28% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 46
Median daily rate £370 £325 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -5.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £339 £260
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +30.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +19.04%
Application Packaging
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19066 18075 18797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.63% 80.81% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 13912 12626 13373
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 259 231
Median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £82.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in London

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in London

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in London

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in London

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 4 £350 +112.12%
Croydon -9 2 £348 +6.92%
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 22 (51.16%) Citrix
3 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
4 19 (44.19%) Finance
5 16 (37.21%) PowerShell
6 15 (34.88%) SCCM
7 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (32.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 13 (30.23%) VMware
9 12 (27.91%) NetScaler
9 12 (27.91%) HP SIM
9 12 (27.91%) vSphere
9 12 (27.91%) Change Management
9 12 (27.91%) Project Management
9 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
9 12 (27.91%) HP
10 10 (23.26%) AppSense
10 10 (23.26%) Banking
11 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
11 9 (20.93%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 9 (20.93%) Open Source
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
11 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (20.93%) Financial Institution
11 9 (20.93%) CA
11 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
11 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) NetScaler
2 2 (4.65%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MSI
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Banking
3 9 (20.93%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Citrix Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) PowerShell Engineer
2 9 (20.93%) Wintel Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Administrator
3 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) VMware Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Applications Packager
4 6 (13.95%) Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Citrix Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) SCCM Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Wintel Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Wintel Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.65%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) .NET
1 9 (20.93%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
1 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 20 (46.51%) Windows Server
3 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.65%) Linux
7 2 (4.65%) Mac OS X
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
7 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Change Management
1 12 (27.91%) Project Management
2 9 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Configuration Management
2 9 (20.93%) Incident Management
2 9 (20.93%) Open Source
2 9 (20.93%) Server Building
3 8 (18.60%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (16.28%) Application Discovery
5 5 (11.63%) Migration
5 5 (11.63%) System Testing
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
6 4 (9.30%) Patch Management
6 4 (9.30%) Software Deployment
7 3 (6.98%) Functional Testing
7 3 (6.98%) Integration Testing
7 3 (6.98%) IT Governance
7 3 (6.98%) Release Management
7 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) PowerShell
2 9 (20.93%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) VB
4 4 (9.30%) VBScript
5 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CCAA
1 3 (6.98%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) CCA
2 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CCEA
3 1 (2.33%) CCEE
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (27.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (27.91%) vSphere
3 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (18.60%) XenApp
5 5 (11.63%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.98%) XenServer
7 2 (4.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.65%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 15 (34.88%) SCCM
2 12 (27.91%) HP SIM
3 9 (20.93%) EdgeSight
3 9 (20.93%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (6.98%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (6.98%) Control-M
4 3 (6.98%) IBM BigFix
4 3 (6.98%) SCOM
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Intune
5 1 (2.33%) AppDNA
5 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 22 (51.16%) Citrix
2 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 13 (30.23%) VMware
4 12 (27.91%) HP
5 10 (23.26%) AppSense
6 9 (20.93%) CA
7 5 (11.63%) Symantec
8 3 (6.98%) BMC
9 2 (4.65%) Altiris
9 2 (4.65%) Apple
9 2 (4.65%) Google
9 2 (4.65%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.33%) Cisco