The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 222 186 175
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -11
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 36 59 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.66% 0.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.48% 2.72% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 42
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£338 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
- -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -31.53%
Application Packaging
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2432 2172 2081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.99% 24.25% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1549 1216 1104
Average daily rate £370 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 54 93
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.95 £19.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.85 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +23 33 £338 -13.46% 1
Hampshire -10 3 - -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Application Packaging 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 Application Packaging.

1 72 (80.90%) Windows
2 52 (58.43%) Security Cleared
3 44 (49.44%) SC Cleared
4 43 (48.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 37 (41.57%) MSI
6 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
7 29 (32.58%) SCCM
8 27 (30.34%) Windows 7
8 27 (30.34%) Migration
9 20 (22.47%) HP
10 18 (20.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
11 16 (17.98%) Citrix
12 15 (16.85%) Firewall
12 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2003
13 14 (15.73%) Windows XP
14 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
14 13 (14.61%) SharePoint
15 12 (13.48%) Finance
15 12 (13.48%) Project Management
16 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
16 11 (12.36%) VBScript
17 10 (11.24%) VMware
17 10 (11.24%) XenApp
18 9 (10.11%) AppSense
18 9 (10.11%) VB
19 8 (8.99%) MS Visio
19 8 (8.99%) SQL
19 8 (8.99%) Matrix Management

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Application Packaging 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 Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.61%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.87%) MS Exchange
2 7 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.74%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
4 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.37%) IIS
6 2 (2.25%) JBoss
6 2 (2.25%) Apache
6 2 (2.25%) Lync
6 2 (2.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (14.61%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.99%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.62%) MS Office
4 3 (3.37%) MS Project
5 2 (2.25%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) Firewall
2 11 (12.36%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.87%) VLAN
4 6 (6.74%) DNS
5 5 (5.62%) LAN
6 4 (4.49%) DHCP
7 3 (3.37%) SAN
8 2 (2.25%) Intranet
8 2 (2.25%) SSH
8 2 (2.25%) SSL
9 1 (1.12%) WAN
9 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.25%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 37 (41.57%) MSI
2 8 (8.99%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.12%) InstallShield
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 8 (8.99%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (51.69%) Applications Packager
2 6 (6.74%) Project Manager
2 6 (6.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (4.49%) Software Engineer
3 4 (4.49%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (3.37%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 3 (3.37%) Applications Consultant
4 3 (3.37%) Consultant
5 2 (2.25%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (2.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (2.25%) Architect
5 2 (2.25%) Team Leader
5 2 (2.25%) Technical Manager
5 2 (2.25%) Administrator
5 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Architect
6 1 (1.12%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (1.12%) Middleware Specialist
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (1.12%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (1.12%) Wintel Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.87%) Software Packaging
2 4 (4.49%) Middleware
2 4 (4.49%) HTML
2 4 (4.49%) J2EE
3 2 (2.25%) CSS
3 2 (2.25%) Web Services
3 2 (2.25%) XSL
3 2 (2.25%) XSLT
3 2 (2.25%) WSH
4 1 (1.12%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.37%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.37%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.37%) PKI
4 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
4 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 72 (80.90%) Windows
2 27 (30.34%) Windows 7
3 15 (16.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (15.73%) Windows XP
4 14 (15.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.87%) Windows 2000
6 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (6.74%) Linux
7 4 (4.49%) Solaris
8 2 (2.25%) UNIX
8 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.34%) Migration
2 12 (13.48%) Project Management
3 8 (8.99%) Matrix Management
4 5 (5.62%) Software Delivery
4 5 (5.62%) PRINCE2
4 5 (5.62%) Project Planning
5 4 (4.49%) Resource Management
5 4 (4.49%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.49%) Workflow
5 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (4.49%) Change Management
5 4 (4.49%) Patch Management
5 4 (4.49%) Release Management
6 3 (3.37%) Time Management
6 3 (3.37%) Server Building
7 2 (2.25%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.25%) Open Source
7 2 (2.25%) Information Architecture
7 2 (2.25%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.36%) VBScript
2 9 (10.11%) VB
3 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.99%) SQL
4 4 (4.49%) Java
5 3 (3.37%) C
6 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (58.43%) Security Cleared
2 44 (49.44%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.62%) CCNA
4 5 (5.62%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.37%) Degree
6 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.25%) MCP
6 2 (2.25%) MCSE
6 2 (2.25%) MCSA
7 1 (1.12%) CCNP
7 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) QA
System Software
1 43 (48.31%) Microsoft App-V
2 18 (20.22%) Active Directory
3 10 (11.24%) XenApp
4 6 (6.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.49%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.37%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (3.37%) vSphere
7 2 (2.25%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.12%) UAG
Systems Management
1 29 (32.58%) SCCM
2 18 (20.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (5.62%) WSUS
4 4 (4.49%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.37%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.37%) Unicenter
5 3 (3.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (3.37%) HP SIM
5 3 (3.37%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.25%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.12%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (38.20%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.47%) HP
3 16 (17.98%) Citrix
4 10 (11.24%) VMware
5 9 (10.11%) AppSense
6 7 (7.87%) Altiris
7 5 (5.62%) Cisco
8 4 (4.49%) Oracle
8 4 (4.49%) Sun
8 4 (4.49%) NetApp
9 3 (3.37%) CA
9 3 (3.37%) Lumension
10 2 (2.25%) Brocade
10 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.12%) Qualys
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