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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 241 232 201
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 16 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.42% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.52% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 36
Median daily rate £313 £338 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £398 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £24.63
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.13%
Application Packaging
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7189 7625 7069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.48% 79.85% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4355 4582 3881
Median daily rate £423 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 245 256
Median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £24.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -32 5 £475 +40.74% 1
West Sussex - 5 £300 -
Surrey - 3 £308 -
Hampshire -2 2 £219 -28.86%
Kent - 1 £325 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 17 (58.62%) SCCM
4 11 (37.93%) Windows 10
5 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
5 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
6 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (27.59%) VMware
7 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
8 7 (24.14%) MSI
8 7 (24.14%) VBScript
8 7 (24.14%) ITIL
9 6 (20.69%) Citrix
9 6 (20.69%) Service Management
9 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) Application Discovery
10 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
11 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
11 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
12 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
12 3 (10.34%) CCENT
12 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
12 3 (10.34%) CCAA
12 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
12 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
12 3 (10.34%) ThinApp
12 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Skype for Business
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) Asterisk PBX
2 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
2 2 (6.90%) LDAP
2 2 (6.90%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MSI
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Applications Packager
2 8 (27.59%) Applications Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Desktop Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Developer
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared Application Packager
5 1 (3.45%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) LAMP
1 2 (6.90%) REST
1 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.34%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.45%) BYOD
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (72.41%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows 10
3 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
4 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) Debian
5 2 (6.90%) Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) Application Discovery
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Application Virtualisation
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.45%) Release Management
6 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team Management
6 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 7 (24.14%) VBScript
3 2 (6.90%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) CCAA
3 3 (10.34%) CCENT
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (10.34%) MCSA
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.34%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.90%) BitLocker
4 2 (6.90%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (6.90%) Gluster
4 2 (6.90%) NFS
4 2 (6.90%) SpamAssassin
4 2 (6.90%) Squid
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (58.62%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) ThinApp
3 2 (6.90%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Cacti
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) VMware
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
4 3 (10.34%) Symantec
5 2 (6.90%) AppSense
6 1 (3.45%) Altiris
6 1 (3.45%) Dell
6 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) Lotus
6 1 (3.45%) Red Hat