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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 94 84 65
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 16 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.18% 0.27% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 0.33% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £190 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £26.50 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +60.91%
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
1151 908 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.69% 83.07% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 599 345
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 37
Median hourly rate £28.75 £13.85 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.58% -36.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 -12 16 £300 +57.89%
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 29 (72.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 28 (70.00%) IIS
4 28 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 27 (67.50%) VMware
5 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
5 27 (67.50%) Citrix
6 26 (65.00%) HP
7 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
8 24 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 21 (52.50%) SQL
10 20 (50.00%) Oracle
10 20 (50.00%) IBM Notes
10 20 (50.00%) ITIL
10 20 (50.00%) Apache
10 20 (50.00%) OpenView
10 20 (50.00%) DHCP
10 20 (50.00%) DNS
10 20 (50.00%) Middleware
10 20 (50.00%) Terminal Services
10 20 (50.00%) Lotus
10 20 (50.00%) MSI
10 20 (50.00%) Clustering
10 20 (50.00%) Firewall
10 20 (50.00%) High Availability
10 20 (50.00%) Perfmon
10 20 (50.00%) 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 28 (70.00%) IIS
2 20 (50.00%) Apache
2 20 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 7 (17.50%) OpenStack
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) DHCP
1 20 (50.00%) DNS
1 20 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (67.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (2.50%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Wintel Support
2 10 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 6 (15.00%) Server Support
3 6 (15.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Mobility Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Mobility Specialist
5 4 (10.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Active Directory Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Management Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Applications Packager
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Server Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) Middleware
2 8 (20.00%) .NET
2 8 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Clustering
2 10 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 9 (22.50%) CMDB
3 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
4 8 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 6 (15.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (20.00%) Android
3 8 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) High Availability
1 20 (50.00%) ITIL
2 17 (42.50%) ITIL V3
3 10 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 9 (22.50%) Change Management
4 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
4 9 (22.50%) CRM
4 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (22.50%) Escalation Management
4 9 (22.50%) Incident Management
4 9 (22.50%) Knowledge Management
4 9 (22.50%) Problem Management
5 7 (17.50%) Virtual Environments
6 6 (15.00%) Workflow
7 4 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
7 4 (10.00%) Software Delivery
8 1 (2.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (72.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (47.50%) Security Cleared
3 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 10 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (15.00%) MCSE
6 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (70.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 27 (67.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (50.00%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 24 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 20 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 20 (50.00%) OpenView
2 20 (50.00%) Perfmon
3 14 (35.00%) HP SIM
4 8 (20.00%) AirWatch
5 5 (12.50%) SCCM
6 1 (2.50%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (67.50%) Citrix
2 27 (67.50%) VMware
3 26 (65.00%) HP
4 20 (50.00%) Lotus
4 20 (50.00%) Oracle
5 12 (30.00%) AppSense
6 4 (10.00%) Altiris
7 3 (7.50%) Red Hat