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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank 356 424 430
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +6
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 92 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.40% 0.043% 0.042%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 0.14% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 7 9
Median daily rate £463 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.80% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £320 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £427 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £275 £349
% change year-on-year
- -21.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £15.37
% change year-on-year
- +241.68%
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
7740 7361 7399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.53% 31.64% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5745 5403 5172
Median daily rate £450 £438 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 49 49
Median hourly rate £46.00 £36.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.02% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.52 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.17 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 - 17 £495 -
City of London +29 4 £444 +29.56% 1
Westminster - 1 £438 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 86 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (84.04%) VMware
2 79 (84.04%) Linux
3 78 (82.98%) Puppet
3 78 (82.98%) Jenkins
3 78 (82.98%) DevOps
3 78 (82.98%) Sonatype Nexus
4 76 (80.85%) Terraform
4 76 (80.85%) Rancher
4 76 (80.85%) Ansible
4 76 (80.85%) Docker
4 76 (80.85%) Kubernetes
4 76 (80.85%) Amazon AWS
4 76 (80.85%) Git (software)
4 76 (80.85%) Configuration Management
4 76 (80.85%) JIRA
5 75 (79.79%) Continuous Integration
6 74 (78.72%) ZABBIX
6 74 (78.72%) OpenLDAP
6 74 (78.72%) OpenVPN
6 74 (78.72%) Hadoop
6 74 (78.72%) logstash
6 74 (78.72%) SSH
6 74 (78.72%) PostgreSQL
6 74 (78.72%) Scrum
6 74 (78.72%) Identity Management
6 74 (78.72%) Oracle
7 73 (77.66%) Service Management
7 73 (77.66%) Shell Script
8 72 (76.60%) DNS

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 71 (75.53%) Confluence
2 70 (74.47%) Apache
2 70 (74.47%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 70 (74.47%) HipChat
2 8 (8.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 76 (80.85%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.51%) Google Apps
2 8 (8.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 74 (78.72%) OpenLDAP
1 74 (78.72%) OpenVPN
1 74 (78.72%) SSH
2 72 (76.60%) DNS
3 5 (5.32%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (4.26%) IPsec
4 4 (4.26%) VPN
5 2 (2.13%) DHCP
6 1 (1.06%) Firewall
6 1 (1.06%) LAN
6 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (78.72%) Hadoop
1 74 (78.72%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 78 (82.98%) Jenkins
1 78 (82.98%) Sonatype Nexus
2 76 (80.85%) Git (software)
2 76 (80.85%) JIRA
3 71 (75.53%) Ant
3 71 (75.53%) JUnit
3 71 (75.53%) Maven
3 71 (75.53%) SonarQube
4 70 (74.47%) JIRA Agile
5 69 (73.40%) Liquibase
6 62 (65.96%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.06%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 57 (60.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (26.60%) Senior DevOps
2 25 (26.60%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 21 (22.34%) Lead DevOps
4 11 (11.70%) Consultant
5 10 (10.64%) DevOps Consultant
6 5 (5.32%) Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Lead DevOps Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Junior
7 3 (3.19%) Junior DevOps
7 3 (3.19%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.13%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (2.13%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 2 (2.13%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (76.60%) ELK Stack
2 71 (75.53%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.06%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 79 (84.04%) Linux
2 68 (72.34%) CentOS
3 11 (11.70%) Windows
4 8 (8.51%) Android
4 8 (8.51%) Apple iOS
5 7 (7.45%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.13%) Debian
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (82.98%) DevOps
3 76 (80.85%) Configuration Management
4 75 (79.79%) Continuous Integration
5 74 (78.72%) Identity Management
5 74 (78.72%) Scrum
6 73 (77.66%) Service Management
7 71 (75.53%) Continuous Delivery
8 63 (67.02%) Case Management
9 56 (59.57%) Coaching
10 53 (56.38%) Workflow
11 46 (48.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (14.89%) Software Engineering
13 5 (5.32%) Migration
14 4 (4.26%) Prototyping
15 3 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
15 3 (3.19%) ITIL
15 3 (3.19%) Problem Management
16 2 (2.13%) Patch Management
16 2 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 73 (77.66%) Shell Script
2 68 (72.34%) Ruby
3 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.13%) Java
3 2 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (1.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 71 (75.53%) Security Cleared
2 69 (73.40%) SC Cleared
3 35 (37.23%) CTC Cleared
4 16 (17.02%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.19%) HNC
7 2 (2.13%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 76 (80.85%) Docker
2 71 (75.53%) vCloud
3 70 (74.47%) Postfix
3 70 (74.47%) Squid
4 10 (10.64%) Hyper-V
5 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
6 5 (5.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (3.19%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (3.19%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.13%) BitLocker
8 2 (2.13%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 78 (82.98%) Puppet
2 76 (80.85%) Ansible
2 76 (80.85%) Kubernetes
2 76 (80.85%) Rancher
2 76 (80.85%) Terraform
3 74 (78.72%) logstash
3 74 (78.72%) ZABBIX
4 70 (74.47%) Kibana
5 11 (11.70%) SCCM
6 5 (5.32%) Consul
6 5 (5.32%) Packer
7 4 (4.26%) AirWatch
7 4 (4.26%) Casper Suite
8 2 (2.13%) OpenNMS
8 2 (2.13%) WSUS
9 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 79 (84.04%) VMware
2 74 (78.72%) Oracle
3 71 (75.53%) Sonatype
4 64 (68.09%) Atlassian
5 8 (8.51%) Google
6 7 (7.45%) Apple
7 5 (5.32%) AppDynamics
8 4 (4.26%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.19%) Citrix
10 2 (2.13%) Adobe
10 2 (2.13%) HP
11 1 (1.06%) Microsoft
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