The first table below looks at the demand for Wise Package Studio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wise Package Studio over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Scotland region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wise Package Studio
Rank 125 108 114
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Contract jobs citing Wise Package Studio 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.17% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% 1.61% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
300 248 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.30% 10.67% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 150 113
Average daily rate £355 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 11
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
Wise Package Studio
UK

Wise Package Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wise Package Studio across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Wise Package Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Wise Package Studio
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Wise Package Studio Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Wise Package Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Wise Package Studio Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Wise Package Studio
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio.

1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) MSI
1 6 (100.00%) InstallShield
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Software Deployment
2 5 (83.33%) Novell
2 5 (83.33%) ZENworks
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) Dell KACE
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging

Wise Package Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MSI
1 6 (100.00%) InstallShield
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) VBScript
1 6 (100.00%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Novell
3 3 (50.00%) Dell KACE
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix