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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 241 255 228
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -27
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 8 14 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 29
Median daily rate £401 £375 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £288 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - £22.50
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
6206 7486 7568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.73% 76.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3676 4419 4220
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £387
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 286
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +32.00%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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
Oxfordshire - 4 £390 -
Surrey +22 2 £500 +17.64%
Hampshire +12 2 £370 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (70.00%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) MSI
3 12 (40.00%) SCCM
4 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
5 10 (33.33%) VMware
6 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (30.00%) Ansible
7 8 (26.67%) vRealize
8 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
8 7 (23.33%) Citrix
9 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (20.00%) Packer
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
10 5 (16.67%) ThinApp
10 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
10 5 (16.67%) Linux
10 5 (16.67%) ITIL
11 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
11 4 (13.33%) Publishing
11 4 (13.33%) GitHub
11 4 (13.33%) Security Hardening
11 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
11 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (13.33%) XenApp
11 4 (13.33%) SolidFire
11 4 (13.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
12 3 (10.00%) Virtual Environments

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 (6.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
1 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) GitHub
2 3 (10.00%) Office 365
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) iSCSI
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MSI
2 1 (3.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (13.33%) Publishing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 5 (16.67%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (16.67%) Build Automation Specialist
3 4 (13.33%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) MSI Packager
5 2 (6.67%) Server Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Manager
6 1 (3.33%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared Application Packager
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) COM
1 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) BYOD
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 5 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.33%) Android
7 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Build Automation
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) Security Hardening
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.00%) Server Hardening
3 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Migration
4 2 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (6.67%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.33%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) VBScript
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.33%) CCIE
3 1 (3.33%) CCNA
3 1 (3.33%) CCNP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.67%) ISO22301
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.67%) BitLocker
6 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) SCCM
2 9 (30.00%) Ansible
3 8 (26.67%) vRealize
4 6 (20.00%) Packer
5 5 (16.67%) ThinApp
6 4 (13.33%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 3 (10.00%) Sysprep
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) SolidFire
5 3 (10.00%) AppSense
5 3 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Altiris
6 2 (6.67%) SAP
6 2 (6.67%) TOWER Software
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Forcepoint
7 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Lotus