The table below looks at the statistics for InstallShield skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InstallShield over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 167 157 137
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.050% 0.075% 0.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.70% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £409 £300
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +36.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
InstallShield
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Development Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
536 427 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.32% 10.74% 9.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 260 158
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 11 14
Average hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £37.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +0.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.00 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.21 £46.05 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.29 £37.02 £38.75
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.46%

InstallShield
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InstallShield across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

InstallShield Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

InstallShield
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

InstallShield Daily Rate Trend in the North West

InstallShield
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

InstallShield Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

InstallShield
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InstallShield within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
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England

InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
2 2 (66.67%) WiX
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) CMake
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) CMake
2 2 (66.67%) Gradle
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) TestComplete
2 2 (66.67%) WiX
3 1 (33.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (33.33%) Bower
3 1 (33.33%) gulp
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) NuGet
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Build Manager
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Build and Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Release and Configuration Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) B2B
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VirtualBox
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) DevExpress
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft