The table below looks at the statistics for Software 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 Software Packaging over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Packaging
England / London
Rank 374 414 406
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -8
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 23 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.023% 0.028%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.074% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 6
Median daily rate £406 £490 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.09% +58.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £354 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £285 £270
% change year-on-year
+14.03% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6682 6777 6404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.99% 31.60% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5043 5011 4718
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 22
Median hourly rate £47.50 £50.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £26.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in London

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in London

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Packaging across the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Software Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in London

Software Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Software Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in London

Software 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 Software Packaging within the London region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £350 -
City of London - 2 £525 - 1
Croydon - 1 - -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software 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 Software Packaging.

1 63 (69.23%) Service Management
2 60 (65.93%) Security Cleared
3 59 (64.84%) Git (software)
3 59 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (64.84%) Sonatype Nexus
4 58 (63.74%) Configuration Management
5 57 (62.64%) JIRA
5 57 (62.64%) Puppet
6 56 (61.54%) DevOps
7 55 (60.44%) Jenkins
7 55 (60.44%) Amazon AWS
8 54 (59.34%) Confluence
8 54 (59.34%) VMware
9 53 (58.24%) Scrum
9 53 (58.24%) Continuous Integration
10 52 (57.14%) Oracle
11 51 (56.04%) Linux
12 50 (54.95%) DNS
12 50 (54.95%) ZABBIX
12 50 (54.95%) vCloud
12 50 (54.95%) Continuous Delivery
13 48 (52.75%) Ansible
14 47 (51.65%) PostgreSQL
15 46 (50.55%) SC Cleared
16 44 (48.35%) HipChat
16 44 (48.35%) JIRA Agile
17 43 (47.25%) Kubernetes
17 43 (47.25%) SonarQube
17 43 (47.25%) Docker
17 43 (47.25%) logstash

Software 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 54 (59.34%) Confluence
2 43 (47.25%) Apache
2 43 (47.25%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (14.29%) nginx
4 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 44 (48.35%) HipChat
2 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 55 (60.44%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.30%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (3.30%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (2.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 50 (54.95%) DNS
2 43 (47.25%) OpenLDAP
2 43 (47.25%) OpenVPN
2 43 (47.25%) SSH
3 24 (26.37%) VPN
4 23 (25.27%) Reverse Proxy
5 17 (18.68%) IPsec
6 7 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (7.69%) Firewall
6 7 (7.69%) LDAP
6 7 (7.69%) SSL
7 3 (3.30%) HTTP
8 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (51.65%) PostgreSQL
2 40 (43.96%) Hadoop
3 24 (26.37%) Oracle Database
3 24 (26.37%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.49%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.30%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (64.84%) Git (software)
1 59 (64.84%) Sonatype Nexus
2 57 (62.64%) JIRA
3 55 (60.44%) Jenkins
4 44 (48.35%) JIRA Agile
5 43 (47.25%) Ant
5 43 (47.25%) JUnit
5 43 (47.25%) Maven
5 43 (47.25%) SonarQube
6 42 (46.15%) Liquibase
7 22 (24.18%) Bitbucket
8 7 (7.69%) Vagrant
9 5 (5.49%) InstallShield
9 5 (5.49%) MSI
10 2 (2.20%) GitLab
11 1 (1.10%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (6.59%) Finance
2 5 (5.49%) Banking
3 3 (3.30%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Front Office
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (39.56%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (10.99%) Senior DevOps
2 10 (10.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) Consultant
4 7 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 5 (5.49%) Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Applications Packager
6 4 (4.40%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (4.40%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Citrix Support
6 4 (4.40%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Lead DevOps
6 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
6 4 (4.40%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (3.30%) Azure Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Citrix Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 3 (3.30%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (47.25%) Elastic Stack
1 43 (47.25%) MCollective
2 3 (3.30%) Django
2 3 (3.30%) JSON
2 3 (3.30%) REST
2 3 (3.30%) SOAP
2 3 (3.30%) XML
3 2 (2.20%) HTML
3 2 (2.20%) Middleware
3 2 (2.20%) Twisted
3 2 (2.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.78%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) User Experience
3 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.10%) Grid Computing
3 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 51 (56.04%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) CentOS
3 31 (34.07%) Windows
4 17 (18.68%) VyOS
5 15 (16.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (14.29%) RancherOS
7 7 (7.69%) Windows 10
7 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
8 4 (4.40%) Unix
9 3 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (69.23%) Service Management
2 59 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (63.74%) Configuration Management
4 56 (61.54%) DevOps
5 53 (58.24%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (58.24%) Scrum
6 50 (54.95%) Continuous Delivery
7 43 (47.25%) Identity Management
8 36 (39.56%) Workflow
9 29 (31.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 28 (30.77%) Coaching
11 20 (21.98%) Case Management
12 16 (17.58%) Problem Management
13 13 (14.29%) ITIL
14 10 (10.99%) Root Cause Analysis
15 8 (8.79%) Change Management
16 7 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 6 (6.59%) Open Source
18 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
19 4 (4.40%) Application Packaging
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.15%) Shell Script
2 22 (24.18%) Ruby
3 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.30%) Python
5 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (65.93%) Security Cleared
2 46 (50.55%) SC Cleared
3 18 (19.78%) DV Cleared
4 16 (17.58%) CTC Cleared
5 11 (12.09%) Degree
6 9 (9.89%) HNC
7 5 (5.49%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.10%) MCP
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 50 (54.95%) vCloud
2 43 (47.25%) Docker
2 43 (47.25%) Postfix
2 43 (47.25%) Squid
3 23 (25.27%) Active Directory
4 21 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (10.99%) XenDesktop
6 7 (7.69%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.30%) vSphere
7 3 (3.30%) XenApp
8 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 57 (62.64%) Puppet
2 50 (54.95%) ZABBIX
3 48 (52.75%) Ansible
4 43 (47.25%) Docker Swarm
4 43 (47.25%) Kibana
4 43 (47.25%) Kubernetes
4 43 (47.25%) logstash
4 43 (47.25%) Rancher
4 43 (47.25%) Terraform
5 28 (30.77%) SCCM
6 17 (18.68%) Consul
6 17 (18.68%) Packer
7 13 (14.29%) HAProxy
8 7 (7.69%) FortiGate
8 7 (7.69%) Forum Sentry
9 5 (5.49%) Dollar Universe
10 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (1.10%) SCOM
10 1 (1.10%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.10%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) VMware
2 52 (57.14%) Oracle
3 43 (47.25%) Sonatype
4 32 (35.16%) Atlassian
5 21 (23.08%) Citrix
6 17 (18.68%) AppDynamics
6 17 (18.68%) Vyatta
7 10 (10.99%) Palo Alto
8 9 (9.89%) Microsoft
9 8 (8.79%) Cisco
10 7 (7.69%) AlienVault
10 7 (7.69%) AppSense
10 7 (7.69%) Juniper
11 5 (5.49%) TIBCO
12 4 (4.40%) Red Hat
13 3 (3.30%) CommVault
14 1 (1.10%) HP
14 1 (1.10%) Wyse
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