The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank - 25 21
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - 1.81% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 5.66% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £282 £309
% change year-on-year
+16.13% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.44
Software Packaging
West Midlands

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 Shropshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
143 53 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 38.24% 31.93% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 32 8
Median daily rate £463 £400 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +73.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £522 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire