The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
UK / Scotland
Rank 101 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 5 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.30% 0.57% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.72% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £135 £210 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.00 £22.16
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -5.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1371 2093 2053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.74% 79.16% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 1152 1126
Median daily rate £375 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 22
Median hourly rate £38.50 £39.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.91% +40.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £16.50 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.90 £43.95 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Application Packaging across the Scotland region.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the Scotland region.

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Edinburgh +16 2 £406 -
Glasgow +5 2 £113 -55.00%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £135 -
Application Packaging
UK

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
6 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
6 12 (34.29%) AppSense
6 12 (34.29%) Degree
6 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
6 12 (34.29%) SCCM
6 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
7 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 9 (25.71%) Application Virtualisation
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (25.71%) VMware
8 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
8 9 (25.71%) Android
8 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (22.86%) Software Delivery
10 7 (20.00%) AirWatch
10 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
10 7 (20.00%) .NET
10 7 (20.00%) IIS
10 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (20.00%) Citrix
10 7 (20.00%) Windows Mobile

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 7 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DHCP
1 2 (5.71%) DNS
1 2 (5.71%) LAN
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MSI
2 3 (8.57%) InstallShield
3 2 (5.71%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (5.71%) Publishing
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Applications Packager
2 6 (17.14%) Mobility Specialist
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Management Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Mobility Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Support
4 2 (5.71%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared Application Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.00%) .NET
1 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.86%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 9 (25.71%) Android
4 9 (25.71%) Apple iOS
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Application Virtualisation
2 8 (22.86%) Software Delivery
3 5 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 4 (11.43%) Validation
4 4 (11.43%) Workflow
5 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Application Discovery
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
2 12 (34.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (11.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 17 (48.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 2 (5.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) AppSense
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) HP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco