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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Packaging
Rank - 27 20
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield - 0.51% 1.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.49% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £282 £311 £315
% change year-on-year
-9.45% -1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.88 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -36.50%
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
70 67 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 25.09% 33.84% 29.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 52 28
Average daily rate £375 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Packaging across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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