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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packaging
Rank 207 220 211
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 49 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.49% 0.31% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 1.32% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 13
Average daily rate
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£350 £260 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -24.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £336 £260 £288
% change year-on-year
+29.32% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- -23.07%
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
2313 2192 2085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.10% 23.18% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1405 1270 1092
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 137
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +16 29 £375 -13.79% 6
Hampshire 0 12 £341 +4.84% 1
Surrey +1 5 £325 -
Buckinghamshire -9 1 £400 +53.84%
West Sussex -21 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £310 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 70 (72.92%) Windows
2 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
3 40 (41.67%) SCCM
4 38 (39.58%) Microsoft
5 36 (37.50%) SC Cleared
6 35 (36.46%) Microsoft App-V
7 32 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 29 (30.21%) Active Directory
9 27 (28.13%) Migration
10 23 (23.96%) MSI
10 23 (23.96%) HP
11 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 19 (19.79%) Citrix
12 19 (19.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 17 (17.71%) VBScript
14 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
14 15 (15.63%) VMware
14 15 (15.63%) PowerShell
15 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
15 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (13.54%) Linux
16 13 (13.54%) SQL
16 13 (13.54%) XenApp
17 12 (12.50%) Finance
18 11 (11.46%) Firewall
18 11 (11.46%) DV Cleared
18 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
19 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
19 10 (10.42%) AppSense
20 9 (9.38%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (15.63%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.38%) SharePoint Server
2 9 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (7.29%) MS Exchange
3 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.21%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.21%) Lync
5 4 (4.17%) Apache
5 4 (4.17%) JBoss
6 3 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
7 2 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.38%) MS Office
3 5 (5.21%) InfoPath
4 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.04%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.46%) Firewall
2 8 (8.33%) DNS
2 8 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (7.29%) LAN
4 6 (6.25%) DHCP
5 5 (5.21%) Intranet
6 3 (3.13%) SSL
6 3 (3.13%) SAN
6 3 (3.13%) SSH
7 2 (2.08%) VLAN
7 2 (2.08%) WAN
8 1 (1.04%) VPN
8 1 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.04%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (5.21%) PerformancePoint
2 5 (5.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (23.96%) MSI
2 7 (7.29%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (4.17%) AdminStudio
4 2 (2.08%) InstallShield
General
1 12 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) Applications Packager
2 9 (9.38%) Project Manager
3 7 (7.29%) Architect
4 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (5.21%) SharePoint Architect
6 4 (4.17%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (4.17%) Consultant
6 4 (4.17%) Applications Consultant
7 3 (3.13%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.13%) Senior Wintel Engineer
8 2 (2.08%) Middleware Specialist
8 2 (2.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.08%) Software Packager
8 2 (2.08%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.08%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.08%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.08%) Administrator
8 2 (2.08%) Applications Manager
8 2 (2.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) HTML
2 5 (5.21%) CSS
2 5 (5.21%) Web Services
2 5 (5.21%) XSL
2 5 (5.21%) XSLT
2 5 (5.21%) J2EE
2 5 (5.21%) Middleware
3 4 (4.17%) Software Packaging
4 2 (2.08%) .NET
4 2 (2.08%) WSH
5 1 (1.04%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Open Source
2 6 (6.25%) PKI
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) Taxonomies
4 3 (3.13%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.13%) Clustering
4 3 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (72.92%) Windows
2 32 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 22 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (13.54%) Linux
6 11 (11.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 8 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.21%) Solaris
9 4 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (4.17%) UNIX
10 1 (1.04%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (28.13%) Migration
2 9 (9.38%) Project Management
3 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (5.21%) B2B
3 5 (5.21%) Content Management
3 5 (5.21%) Problem Management
3 5 (5.21%) Release Management
3 5 (5.21%) Information Architecture
4 4 (4.17%) Matrix Management
5 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.13%) Workflow
5 3 (3.13%) Change Management
5 3 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.13%) High Availability
5 3 (3.13%) Software Delivery
6 2 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (2.08%) Software Distribution
6 2 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.08%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.71%) VBScript
2 15 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.54%) SQL
4 9 (9.38%) VB
5 5 (5.21%) Java
5 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.17%) PHP
7 3 (3.13%) C
8 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (46.88%) Security Cleared
2 36 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.46%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) CCNA
4 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.17%) Degree
6 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (2.08%) MCSE
6 2 (2.08%) MCSA
6 2 (2.08%) MCP
7 1 (1.04%) MCTS
7 1 (1.04%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) SLA
1 3 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 35 (36.46%) Microsoft App-V
2 29 (30.21%) Active Directory
3 13 (13.54%) XenApp
4 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (5.21%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.17%) vSphere
6 4 (4.17%) Terminal Services
7 3 (3.13%) UAG
8 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (2.08%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.08%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 40 (41.67%) SCCM
2 19 (19.79%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (8.33%) WSUS
4 5 (5.21%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.13%) SCOM
5 3 (3.13%) EdgeSight
6 2 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (2.08%) HP SIM
6 2 (2.08%) ARCserve
6 2 (2.08%) Unicenter
6 2 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.04%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.04%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 38 (39.58%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.96%) HP
3 19 (19.79%) Citrix
4 15 (15.63%) VMware
5 10 (10.42%) AppSense
6 7 (7.29%) Cisco
7 5 (5.21%) Sun
7 5 (5.21%) NetApp
7 5 (5.21%) Oracle
7 5 (5.21%) Altiris
8 4 (4.17%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.08%) Lumension
9 2 (2.08%) Reuters
9 2 (2.08%) Bloomberg
9 2 (2.08%) Wyse
9 2 (2.08%) CA
10 1 (1.04%) Brocade
10 1 (1.04%) Qualys
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