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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 231 199 162
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -37
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 36 49 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.53% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.44% 2.20% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 59
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£338 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £446 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £24.63 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+42.13% +36.80%
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
2502 2229 2143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.28% 24.21% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1599 1250 1157
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £250
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 35 49 68
Average hourly rate £36.50 £33.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.88 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.32% -2.85%

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 August 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 August 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +8 27 £338 -13.46% 1
Hampshire -11 7 £308 -2.38% 1
Buckinghamshire -20 2 £325 +27.45% 2
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 77 (84.62%) Windows
2 56 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 48 (52.75%) SC Cleared
4 45 (49.45%) Microsoft App-V
5 42 (46.15%) MSI
6 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 29 (31.87%) Windows 7
8 28 (30.77%) SCCM
9 25 (27.47%) Migration
10 20 (21.98%) Active Directory
10 20 (21.98%) HP
10 20 (21.98%) Citrix
11 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
12 17 (18.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (16.48%) Application Discovery
14 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (14.29%) Finance
15 13 (14.29%) Firewall
16 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
16 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
16 11 (12.09%) XenApp
17 10 (10.99%) VB
17 10 (10.99%) Project Management
18 9 (9.89%) VBScript
18 9 (9.89%) Software Packaging
18 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
18 9 (9.89%) Wise Package Studio
18 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.40%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
3 4 (4.40%) IIS
4 3 (3.30%) Lync
5 2 (2.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.20%) JBoss
5 2 (2.20%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Visio
3 6 (6.59%) MS Office
4 3 (3.30%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.29%) Firewall
2 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.69%) VLAN
4 6 (6.59%) SAN
5 4 (4.40%) LAN
6 3 (3.30%) WAN
7 2 (2.20%) DNS
7 2 (2.20%) SSL
7 2 (2.20%) SSH
7 2 (2.20%) Skype
8 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.10%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.30%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 42 (46.15%) MSI
2 9 (9.89%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.10%) InstallShield
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (53.85%) Applications Packager
2 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
3 4 (4.40%) Software Engineer
3 4 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (4.40%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (3.30%) Senior Wintel Engineer
4 3 (3.30%) Administrator
4 3 (3.30%) Support Engineer
4 3 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (2.20%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (2.20%) Consultant
5 2 (2.20%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (2.20%) Team Leader
5 2 (2.20%) Wintel Administrator
5 2 (2.20%) Wintel Systems Administrator
5 2 (2.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (2.20%) Technical Manager
6 1 (1.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (1.10%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.89%) Software Packaging
2 4 (4.40%) J2EE
2 4 (4.40%) Middleware
3 2 (2.20%) WSH
3 2 (2.20%) HTML
4 1 (1.10%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 2 (2.20%) PKI
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 77 (84.62%) Windows
2 29 (31.87%) Windows 7
3 19 (20.88%) Windows XP
4 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.59%) Linux
8 5 (5.49%) Windows 2000
9 4 (4.40%) Solaris
10 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.47%) Migration
2 15 (16.48%) Application Discovery
3 10 (10.99%) Project Management
4 8 (8.79%) Matrix Management
5 5 (5.49%) Project Planning
5 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
5 5 (5.49%) Software Delivery
5 5 (5.49%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.40%) Change Management
6 4 (4.40%) Workflow
6 4 (4.40%) Resource Management
6 4 (4.40%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.40%) Release Management
7 3 (3.30%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.30%) Server Building
7 3 (3.30%) Time Management
8 2 (2.20%) Open Source
8 2 (2.20%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.20%) ITIL
8 2 (2.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.99%) VB
2 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.89%) VBScript
3 5 (5.49%) SQL
4 4 (4.40%) Java
5 2 (2.20%) PHP
5 2 (2.20%) C
Qualifications
1 56 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 48 (52.75%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.79%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.30%) MCP
5 3 (3.30%) MCSE
5 3 (3.30%) Degree
6 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.20%) MCSA
6 2 (2.20%) CCNA
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 45 (49.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 20 (21.98%) Active Directory
3 11 (12.09%) XenApp
4 6 (6.59%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.49%) vSphere
5 5 (5.49%) VMware ESX
6 4 (4.40%) Terminal Services
6 4 (4.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (2.20%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (30.77%) SCCM
2 17 (18.68%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 5 (5.49%) HP SIM
4 4 (4.40%) Unicenter
4 4 (4.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (4.40%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.30%) SCOM
5 3 (3.30%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (3.30%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.20%) SAP Afaria
6 2 (2.20%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.10%) WSUS
7 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (1.10%) Control-M
Vendors
1 35 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 20 (21.98%) HP
2 20 (21.98%) Citrix
3 8 (8.79%) VMware
3 8 (8.79%) AppSense
4 7 (7.69%) Altiris
5 4 (4.40%) Lumension
5 4 (4.40%) CA
5 4 (4.40%) Sun
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle
6 3 (3.30%) Cisco
6 3 (3.30%) Brocade
7 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.10%) Qualys
8 1 (1.10%) Veeam
8 1 (1.10%) NetApp
8 1 (1.10%) BMC
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