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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 426 414 400
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -14
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 2 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.013% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.028% 0.043% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 10
Median daily rate £350 £234 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.73% -48.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £191 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £277 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £282 £309
% change year-on-year
+16.13% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.44
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
7059 6928 6960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.01% 30.62% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5433 4969 5108
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 45 17
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -44.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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
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 28 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 +38 1 £325 +13.04% 1
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) iManage
1 3 (42.86%) Recommind
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) AdminStudio
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Services
3 1 (14.29%) HNC
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) AdminStudio
2 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Law
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Business Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Business Systems Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Unix Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) SUSE
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) HNC
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) iManage
1 3 (42.86%) Recommind
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft