The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Packager role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank 132 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 15 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.45% 0.28% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.30% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 12
Average daily rate
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£255 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.30% +10.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.56 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +1.79%
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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3159 1992 2876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.74% 92.39% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2060 1278 1647
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 167 243
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Packager in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Applications Packager
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Applications Packager Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title.

1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 20 (80.00%) MSI
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) Windows 7
4 15 (60.00%) SCCM
5 14 (56.00%) Application Packaging
6 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
8 8 (32.00%) AppDNA
8 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (32.00%) Migration
9 7 (28.00%) Compatibility Testing
9 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) Software Distribution
9 7 (28.00%) JSP
9 7 (28.00%) ITIL
9 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
10 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
12 3 (12.00%) AdminStudio
13 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 2 (8.00%) QA
13 2 (8.00%) WSH
13 2 (8.00%) VB
13 2 (8.00%) XenApp
13 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 20 (80.00%) MSI
2 3 (12.00%) AdminStudio
3 2 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 7 (28.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (56.00%) Application Packaging
2 7 (28.00%) JSP
3 2 (8.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (36.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (28.00%) Software Distribution
2 7 (28.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) VB
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) SCCM
2 8 (32.00%) AppDNA
3 2 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
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