The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Packager role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packager
Rank 61 - 67
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 7 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% - 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 4
Average daily rate
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£519 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £309 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.91% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.82 £32.81 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.48% +9.35%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
791 881 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.98% 89.08% 91.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 437 316
Average daily rate £400 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 45
Average hourly rate £19.75 £16.00 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.43% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £175.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Packager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Packager across the Reading region.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Applications Packager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Packager across the Reading region.

Applications Packager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Applications Packager
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) MSI
2 4 (57.14%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (42.86%) AppSense
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) AppSense
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
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