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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 404 405 367
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 30 28 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.15% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 48
Median daily rate £315 £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £470 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £185.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -87.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £24.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.13%
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
18899 19269 19282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.37% 81.80% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13645 13773 13493
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 233 235
Median hourly rate £25.69 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £65.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Croydon - 2 £275 -
City of London +43 1 £400 -5.88%
Uxbridge - 1 £240 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (76.19%) Windows
2 30 (47.62%) Citrix
3 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
4 23 (36.51%) SCCM
4 23 (36.51%) PowerShell
5 22 (34.92%) Finance
5 22 (34.92%) Migration
6 21 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
8 19 (30.16%) VMware
8 19 (30.16%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (25.40%) NetScaler
10 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 13 (20.63%) vSphere
13 12 (19.05%) HP SIM
13 12 (19.05%) XenApp
13 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
13 12 (19.05%) AppSense
13 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (19.05%) Change Management
13 12 (19.05%) HP
13 12 (19.05%) Project Management
14 11 (17.46%) Banking
15 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
15 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
15 10 (15.87%) .NET
15 10 (15.87%) Windows 10
16 9 (14.29%) Server Building
16 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

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 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (3.17%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) NetScaler
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
3 1 (1.59%) Network Security
3 1 (1.59%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (1.59%) Skype
3 1 (1.59%) SMS
3 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MSI
2 1 (1.59%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.59%) FxCop
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.59%) StyleCop
2 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (34.92%) Finance
2 11 (17.46%) Banking
3 9 (14.29%) Financial Institution
4 6 (9.52%) Publishing
5 2 (3.17%) Law
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.46%) Applications Packager
2 10 (15.87%) Citrix Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) PowerShell Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Administrator
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 7 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Automation Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.76%) Citrix Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.76%) UAT Team Leader
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) .NET
2 9 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) iPhone
4 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 10 (15.87%) Windows 10
6 9 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.76%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.17%) Linux
9 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.59%) Android
10 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Migration
2 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.05%) Change Management
2 12 (19.05%) Project Management
3 10 (15.87%) Configuration Management
3 10 (15.87%) User Acceptance Testing
4 9 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 9 (14.29%) Open Source
4 9 (14.29%) Server Building
5 7 (11.11%) Application Discovery
6 4 (6.35%) Integration Testing
7 3 (4.76%) Functional Testing
7 3 (4.76%) IT Governance
7 3 (4.76%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.76%) Release Management
7 3 (4.76%) Software Delivery
7 3 (4.76%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.76%) System Testing
7 3 (4.76%) TOGAF
7 3 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (36.51%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.29%) C#
2 9 (14.29%) VBScript
3 8 (12.70%) VB
4 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.17%) CCA
2 2 (3.17%) CCAA
2 2 (3.17%) MCSE
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) MCSA
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
2 19 (30.16%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (20.63%) vSphere
5 12 (19.05%) XenApp
6 9 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
8 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
9 3 (4.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (4.76%) MetaFrame
10 2 (3.17%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (3.17%) XenServer
11 1 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 23 (36.51%) SCCM
2 12 (19.05%) HP SIM
3 9 (14.29%) EdgeSight
3 9 (14.29%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (6.35%) SCOM
5 3 (4.76%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (4.76%) Control-M
5 3 (4.76%) IBM BigFix
5 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (3.17%) AirWatch
6 2 (3.17%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.59%) AppDNA
7 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.59%) Puppet
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.59%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.59%) ThinApp
7 1 (1.59%) WSUS
7 1 (1.59%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 30 (47.62%) Citrix
2 24 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 19 (30.16%) VMware
4 12 (19.05%) AppSense
4 12 (19.05%) HP
5 9 (14.29%) CA
6 6 (9.52%) Symantec
7 4 (6.35%) Altiris
7 4 (6.35%) Google
8 3 (4.76%) Apple
8 3 (4.76%) BMC
9 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.59%) Cisco
10 1 (1.59%) iManage
10 1 (1.59%) NetApp
10 1 (1.59%) SaltStack
10 1 (1.59%) Samsung
10 1 (1.59%) SAP
10 1 (1.59%) Sophos
10 1 (1.59%) Wyse