The first table below looks at the demand for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South Wales region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £375 £328
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +14.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.60 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -66.40%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
163 48 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.68% 11.68% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 36 64
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £30.25 £55.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +120.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Software Packaging
Wales

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Packaging across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Software Packaging
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Software 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 Software Packaging.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Memcached
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) StatsD
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Software 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 Software Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) CentOS
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) StatsD
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat