The table below looks at the statistics for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank - - 62
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £274 £310
% change year-on-year
+19.74% -11.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.44
Software Packaging
Wales

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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
152 209 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 34.08% 38.42% 26.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 161 117
Median daily rate £388 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.90 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Packaging across the South Wales region.

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in South Wales