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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 407 417 388
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -29
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 29 15 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.066% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.079% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 35
Median daily rate £388 £273 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.20% -35.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £185 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £455 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £313 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.60% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - £34.50
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
18394 18972 19454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.87% 83.50% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13217 13580 14354
Median daily rate £478 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 229 255
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £54.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +4 11 £388 -
Croydon -16 2 £325 -35.00%
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) SCCM
3 30 (48.39%) Migration
4 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
5 27 (43.55%) Microsoft App-V
6 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
6 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
7 20 (32.26%) Citrix
8 18 (29.03%) Windows 10
9 17 (27.42%) XenApp
9 17 (27.42%) MSI
10 14 (22.58%) VMware
11 11 (17.74%) Finance
11 11 (17.74%) VBScript
11 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
12 10 (16.13%) Windows Server
13 9 (14.52%) Publishing
14 8 (12.90%) Application Discovery
15 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (11.29%) Office 365
15 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (11.29%) DNS
16 6 (9.68%) ITIL
16 6 (9.68%) DHCP
16 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
16 6 (9.68%) NetScaler
16 6 (9.68%) Virtual Desktop
17 5 (8.06%) vRealize
17 5 (8.06%) Ansible

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 2 (3.23%) NServiceBus
1 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.23%) G Suite
4 2 (3.23%) GitHub
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) DNS
2 6 (9.68%) DHCP
2 6 (9.68%) NetScaler
3 3 (4.84%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (3.23%) LAN
4 2 (3.23%) Network Security
4 2 (3.23%) SMS
5 1 (1.61%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.61%) Firewall
5 1 (1.61%) GSM
5 1 (1.61%) Internet
5 1 (1.61%) SAN
5 1 (1.61%) VPN
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 17 (27.42%) MSI
2 2 (3.23%) FxCop
2 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.23%) StyleCop
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.61%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (1.61%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Publishing
3 3 (4.84%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Law
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Electronics
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
5 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Applications Packager
2 9 (14.52%) Windows Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Consultant
3 7 (11.29%) Team Leader
4 6 (9.68%) Applications Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (6.45%) Architect
6 4 (6.45%) SCCM Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Automation Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Build Automation Specialist
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix Architect
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Citrix Support
7 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.84%) UAT Lead
7 3 (4.84%) UAT Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
2 1 (1.61%) iPad
2 1 (1.61%) iPhone
2 1 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Windows 10
3 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (8.06%) Linux
7 2 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (48.39%) Migration
2 8 (12.90%) Application Discovery
3 6 (9.68%) ITIL
3 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
4 5 (8.06%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.45%) Patch Management
5 4 (6.45%) Release Management
6 3 (4.84%) Build Automation
6 3 (4.84%) CRM
6 3 (4.84%) High Availability
6 3 (4.84%) Security Patching
7 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.23%) Microservices
7 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.23%) Service Management
7 2 (3.23%) Software Delivery
7 2 (3.23%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (17.74%) VBScript
3 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 5 (8.06%) VB
4 2 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.61%) C#
5 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) CCA
1 2 (3.23%) MCSE
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) CCNA
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) GISP
2 1 (1.61%) MCSD
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
3 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 27 (43.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 17 (27.42%) XenApp
4 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (9.68%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
7 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (3.23%) MetaFrame
9 2 (3.23%) vSphere
10 1 (1.61%) Firmware
10 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 31 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) Ansible
2 5 (8.06%) vRealize
3 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.23%) Packer
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) SCOM
3 2 (3.23%) ZENworks
4 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.61%) Casper Suite
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.61%) Sysprep
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.26%) Citrix
3 14 (22.58%) VMware
4 4 (6.45%) Altiris
4 4 (6.45%) AppSense
4 4 (6.45%) Google
5 3 (4.84%) Intel Security
6 2 (3.23%) CommVault
6 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.23%) NetIQ
6 2 (3.23%) Palo Alto
6 2 (3.23%) Qualys
6 2 (3.23%) SaltStack
6 2 (3.23%) TOWER Software
7 1 (1.61%) F5
7 1 (1.61%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.61%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.61%) WorldPay