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 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
Software Packaging
Rank 376 425 434
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +9
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 60 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.031% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.093% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 1
Median daily rate £450 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.25 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +27.55%
Software Packaging
England

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
7619 7500 7381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.16% 33.01% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5731 5687 5613
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 44 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -35.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 2 December 2016.

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 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
Croydon - 13 £488 -
City of London -7 1 £395 +12.85%
Docklands, London - 1 £550 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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.

1 131 (84.52%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (81.29%) Puppet
3 125 (80.65%) Service Management
4 123 (79.35%) Sonatype Nexus
5 122 (78.71%) VMware
6 121 (78.06%) Configuration Management
6 121 (78.06%) Git (software)
6 121 (78.06%) JIRA
7 120 (77.42%) DevOps
8 119 (76.77%) Jenkins
9 118 (76.13%) Scrum
10 117 (75.48%) Security Cleared
10 117 (75.48%) Amazon AWS
11 116 (74.84%) Continuous Integration
11 116 (74.84%) Linux
12 115 (74.19%) ZABBIX
13 114 (73.55%) Ansible
13 114 (73.55%) Docker
13 114 (73.55%) Terraform
13 114 (73.55%) Kubernetes
13 114 (73.55%) Rancher
14 113 (72.90%) Confluence
14 113 (72.90%) DNS
15 112 (72.26%) Oracle
15 112 (72.26%) Identity Management
15 112 (72.26%) PostgreSQL
15 112 (72.26%) OpenVPN
15 112 (72.26%) OpenLDAP
15 112 (72.26%) SSH
15 112 (72.26%) Continuous Delivery

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
1 113 (72.90%) Confluence
2 108 (69.68%) Apache
2 108 (69.68%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (8.39%) nginx
4 4 (2.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.29%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.29%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 109 (70.32%) HipChat
2 8 (5.16%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 117 (75.48%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.16%) G Suite
2 8 (5.16%) Trello
3 3 (1.94%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (1.94%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (72.90%) DNS
2 112 (72.26%) OpenLDAP
2 112 (72.26%) OpenVPN
2 112 (72.26%) SSH
3 25 (16.13%) Reverse Proxy
4 24 (15.48%) VPN
5 21 (13.55%) IPsec
6 3 (1.94%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (1.94%) Firewall
6 3 (1.94%) HTTP
6 3 (1.94%) LDAP
6 3 (1.94%) SSL
7 2 (1.29%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (72.26%) PostgreSQL
2 109 (70.32%) Hadoop
3 25 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 25 (16.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 123 (79.35%) Sonatype Nexus
2 121 (78.06%) Git (software)
2 121 (78.06%) JIRA
3 119 (76.77%) Jenkins
4 109 (70.32%) Ant
4 109 (70.32%) JIRA Agile
4 109 (70.32%) JUnit
4 109 (70.32%) Maven
4 109 (70.32%) SonarQube
5 106 (68.39%) Liquibase
6 79 (50.97%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.94%) InstallShield
7 3 (1.94%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.65%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (2.58%) Finance
2 1 (0.65%) Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (51.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 32 (20.65%) Senior DevOps
2 32 (20.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 23 (14.84%) Lead DevOps
4 19 (12.26%) Consultant
5 11 (7.10%) DevOps Consultant
6 5 (3.23%) Architect
6 5 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (3.23%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 4 (2.58%) Citrix Engineer
8 3 (1.94%) Citrix Support
8 3 (1.94%) Junior
8 3 (1.94%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (1.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (1.94%) Network Engineer
8 3 (1.94%) Release Engineer
8 3 (1.94%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
8 3 (1.94%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 3 (1.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (70.97%) ELK Stack
2 109 (70.32%) MCollective
3 3 (1.94%) Django
3 3 (1.94%) JSON
3 3 (1.94%) REST
3 3 (1.94%) SOAP
3 3 (1.94%) XML
4 2 (1.29%) HTML
4 2 (1.29%) Middleware
4 2 (1.29%) Twisted
4 2 (1.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.58%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.29%) User Experience
3 2 (1.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 116 (74.84%) Linux
2 98 (63.23%) CentOS
3 23 (14.84%) Windows
4 17 (10.97%) VyOS
5 13 (8.39%) RancherOS
6 12 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (7.10%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.16%) Android
8 8 (5.16%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.58%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.58%) Windows Server
9 4 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (84.52%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (80.65%) Service Management
3 121 (78.06%) Configuration Management
4 120 (77.42%) DevOps
5 118 (76.13%) Scrum
6 116 (74.84%) Continuous Integration
7 112 (72.26%) Continuous Delivery
7 112 (72.26%) Identity Management
8 85 (54.84%) Workflow
9 79 (50.97%) Case Management
10 76 (49.03%) Coaching
11 71 (45.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (10.97%) Software Engineering
13 14 (9.03%) Problem Management
14 12 (7.74%) ITIL
15 9 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 8 (5.16%) Root Cause Analysis
17 5 (3.23%) Change Management
17 5 (3.23%) Migration
17 5 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 110 (70.97%) Shell Script
2 85 (54.84%) Ruby
3 5 (3.23%) Python
4 4 (2.58%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.29%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.29%) Java
6 1 (0.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (75.48%) Security Cleared
2 106 (68.39%) SC Cleared
3 47 (30.32%) CTC Cleared
4 21 (13.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (11.61%) DV Cleared
6 12 (7.74%) Degree
7 8 (5.16%) HNC
8 2 (1.29%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 114 (73.55%) Docker
2 112 (72.26%) vCloud
3 108 (69.68%) Postfix
3 108 (69.68%) Squid
4 20 (12.90%) Active Directory
5 12 (7.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (7.74%) XenDesktop
6 10 (6.45%) Hyper-V
7 9 (5.81%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.29%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.29%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.29%) vSphere
10 2 (1.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 126 (81.29%) Puppet
2 115 (74.19%) ZABBIX
3 114 (73.55%) Ansible
3 114 (73.55%) Kubernetes
3 114 (73.55%) Rancher
3 114 (73.55%) Terraform
4 112 (72.26%) logstash
5 108 (69.68%) Kibana
6 24 (15.48%) SCCM
7 22 (14.19%) Consul
7 22 (14.19%) Packer
8 13 (8.39%) HAProxy
9 4 (2.58%) AirWatch
9 4 (2.58%) Casper Suite
10 3 (1.94%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.94%) WSUS
11 2 (1.29%) OpenNMS
12 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.65%) SCOM
Vendors
1 122 (78.71%) VMware
2 112 (72.26%) Oracle
3 109 (70.32%) Sonatype
4 84 (54.19%) Atlassian
5 22 (14.19%) AppDynamics
6 17 (10.97%) Vyatta
7 14 (9.03%) Citrix
8 8 (5.16%) Google
9 7 (4.52%) Apple
10 5 (3.23%) Palo Alto
11 4 (2.58%) AppSense
11 4 (2.58%) MobileIron
12 3 (1.94%) AlienVault
12 3 (1.94%) Cisco
12 3 (1.94%) Juniper
12 3 (1.94%) Microsoft
13 2 (1.29%) Adobe
13 2 (1.29%) CommVault
13 2 (1.29%) HP
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