The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
England / North East
Rank 87 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.20% - 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £21.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £22.16
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
842 737 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 86.09% 82.44% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 463 322
Median daily rate £375 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £258 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £568 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 14
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £45.50 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 North East region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (53.33%) Android
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (53.33%) Degree
4 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 8 (53.33%) IIS
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
4 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
4 8 (53.33%) AirWatch
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 6 (40.00%) Citrix
6 6 (40.00%) MCSE
6 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
7 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 5 (33.33%) HP
7 5 (33.33%) AppSense
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 6 (40.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Mobility Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Mobility Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Management Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Packager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
1 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Computer Science
1 8 (53.33%) Mobile App
2 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Android
2 8 (53.33%) Apple iOS
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Mobile
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) MCSE
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) AirWatch
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) AppSense
3 5 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Autodesk