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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 94 77 49
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 24 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.65% 0.32% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 0.40% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Median daily rate £260 £190 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £24.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.13%
Application Packaging
England

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
1215 753 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 83.51% 79.85% 73.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 478 252
Median daily rate £325 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £553 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 32 18
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.64% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £10.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Tyne and Wear -22 24 £260 +36.84%
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
1 24 (88.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (85.19%) Citrix
2 23 (85.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (81.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (77.78%) SQL
4 21 (77.78%) HP
5 20 (74.07%) Terminal Services
5 20 (74.07%) Middleware
5 20 (74.07%) MSI
5 20 (74.07%) Clustering
5 20 (74.07%) Firewall
5 20 (74.07%) Oracle
5 20 (74.07%) IIS
5 20 (74.07%) ITIL
5 20 (74.07%) IBM Notes
5 20 (74.07%) Apache
5 20 (74.07%) MS Excel
5 20 (74.07%) Lotus
5 20 (74.07%) OpenView
5 20 (74.07%) DHCP
5 20 (74.07%) DNS
5 20 (74.07%) High Availability
5 20 (74.07%) Perfmon
5 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Clustering

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 20 (74.07%) Apache
1 20 (74.07%) IBM Notes
1 20 (74.07%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 20 (74.07%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (74.07%) DHCP
1 20 (74.07%) DNS
1 20 (74.07%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) MSI
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Wintel Support
2 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) Server Support
3 6 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Citrix Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Clustering
2 9 (33.33%) CMDB
2 9 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) High Availability
1 20 (74.07%) ITIL
2 17 (62.96%) ITIL V3
3 10 (37.04%) Service Delivery
4 9 (33.33%) Change Management
4 9 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 9 (33.33%) CRM
4 9 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 9 (33.33%) Escalation Management
4 9 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 9 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 6 (22.22%) Workflow
6 4 (14.81%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (14.81%) Software Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft App-V
1 23 (85.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (74.07%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (88.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (74.07%) Microsoft Clustering
2 20 (74.07%) OpenView
2 20 (74.07%) Perfmon
3 14 (51.85%) HP SIM
4 4 (14.81%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Citrix
1 23 (85.19%) Microsoft
1 23 (85.19%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) HP
3 20 (74.07%) Lotus
3 20 (74.07%) Oracle
4 7 (25.93%) AppSense
5 4 (14.81%) Altiris
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat