The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Applications Packager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packager
Rank 243 232 244
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 7 35 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.083% 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.38% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 12
Median daily rate £325 £475 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +34.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £520 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £350 £313
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-26.89% +39.42%
Applications Packager
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7936 9237 8730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.78% 94.71% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4810 5562 4816
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 433 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Applications Packager in the job title.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Packager across the South East region.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Packager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Applications Packager across the South East region.

Applications Packager Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hampshire +1 2 £350 -
Kent - 2 £313 -
Buckinghamshire +16 1 £270 -16.92%
Berkshire -12 1 £325 -31.57%
West Sussex - 1 £350 -
Applications Packager
England

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Applications Packager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Applications Packager in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Application Packaging
2 11 (78.57%) SCCM
3 10 (71.43%) MSI
4 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
8 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
8 5 (35.71%) Citrix
9 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 4 (28.57%) AppSense
9 4 (28.57%) VMware
9 4 (28.57%) ITIL
9 4 (28.57%) ThinApp
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 3 (21.43%) XenApp
10 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
10 3 (21.43%) Application Discovery
10 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
10 3 (21.43%) Change Management
10 3 (21.43%) Publishing
10 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
11 2 (14.29%) VBScript
11 2 (14.29%) XML
11 2 (14.29%) ITSM
11 2 (14.29%) Service Management
11 2 (14.29%) AdminStudio
11 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

Applications Packager Skill Set
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 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MSI
2 2 (14.29%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) BYOD
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Application Packaging
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Application Discovery
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 2 (14.29%) ITSM
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Defect Tracking
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Process Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) XenApp
3 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) SCCM
2 4 (28.57%) ThinApp
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) AppSense
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Altiris
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (7.14%) Lumension