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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Packaging
Rank - - 61
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.25 £15.88
% change year-on-year
- +27.55%
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
176 232 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 27.76% 39.19% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 196 130
Median daily rate £403 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £270 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £25.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.85% +12.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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