The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - - 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £274 £311
% change year-on-year
+20.65% -12.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.57 £15.44
% change year-on-year
- +130.42%
Software Packaging
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
136 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 35.88% 27.14% 32.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 42 38
Median daily rate £375 £338 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £400 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Software Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Software Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield