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 28 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 235 245 226
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -19
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 20 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 21
Median daily rate £366 £338 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% -32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £315
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +60.91%
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
6833 7918 6986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.56% 79.78% 76.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4186 4861 3893
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 268 268
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.80% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.41 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Surrey - 7 £400 - 1
Berkshire +2 5 £345 +2.22%
Hampshire +8 4 £350 -5.78%
Kent - 2 £313 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 18 (47.37%) SCCM
4 17 (44.74%) MSI
5 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
6 12 (31.58%) VMware
6 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
6 12 (31.58%) Windows 10
7 10 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 8 (21.05%) Ansible
8 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
8 8 (21.05%) Citrix
9 7 (18.42%) VBScript
10 6 (15.79%) ITIL
10 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
10 6 (15.79%) Packer
10 6 (15.79%) ThinApp
10 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
10 6 (15.79%) vRealize
11 5 (13.16%) Application Discovery
11 5 (13.16%) XenApp
11 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
11 5 (13.16%) Publishing
12 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
12 4 (10.53%) Service Management

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 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.63%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) GitHub
2 3 (7.89%) Office 365
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) iSCSI
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) DHCP
3 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (2.63%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.63%) LDAP
4 1 (2.63%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MSI
2 2 (5.26%) AdminStudio
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.16%) Publishing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Applications Packager
2 6 (15.79%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Cloud Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Automation Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) Build Automation Specialist
4 3 (7.89%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (5.26%) MSI Packager
5 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Specialist
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
1 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.26%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) COM
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.63%) BYOD
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows 10
3 8 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.53%) Linux
6 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.63%) Android
8 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.63%) Debian
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL
1 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 5 (13.16%) Application Discovery
2 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
3 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 4 (10.53%) Security Hardening
3 4 (10.53%) Service Management
4 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.89%) Build Automation
4 3 (7.89%) Software Architecture
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Functional Testing
5 2 (5.26%) ITSM
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
2 7 (18.42%) VBScript
3 1 (2.63%) Perl
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) SAP Certification
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.26%) ISO22301
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) XenApp
4 4 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.53%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.26%) BitLocker
6 1 (2.63%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (2.63%) Gluster
6 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) NFS
6 1 (2.63%) SpamAssassin
6 1 (2.63%) Squid
Systems Management
1 18 (47.37%) SCCM
2 8 (21.05%) Ansible
3 6 (15.79%) Packer
3 6 (15.79%) ThinApp
3 6 (15.79%) vRealize
4 4 (10.53%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.63%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.63%) Cacti
6 1 (2.63%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 12 (31.58%) VMware
3 8 (21.05%) Citrix
4 4 (10.53%) AppSense
4 4 (10.53%) SolidFire
5 3 (7.89%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Altiris
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
6 2 (5.26%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.63%) Dell
7 1 (2.63%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.63%) IBM
7 1 (2.63%) Lotus
Staines, Middlesex
Spencer Rose
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago