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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank - 56 55
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.69% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £245
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £21.82 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.82 £42.38
% change year-on-year
-12.92% -48.50%
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
780 433 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.60% 69.61% 74.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 263 193
Average daily rate £410 £399 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.80% +32.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 32
Average hourly rate £19.50 £28.50 £28.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £30.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Packager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Packager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft