The first table below looks at the demand for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application 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 Yorkshire 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
Application Packaging
Rank 32 34 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.63% 0.33% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.50% 1.56% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£313 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +3.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.63 £18.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+36.80% -47.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
80 64 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 25.32% 21.12% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 38 50
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £356 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Application Packaging
Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 2 £313 -3.84% 1
Application Packaging
Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

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

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SCCM
3 4 (57.14%) SCOM
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (14.29%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) CCA
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (14.29%) CCEA
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) XenApp
5 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
5 1 (14.29%) CCAA
5 1 (14.29%) NetScaler

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

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

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Deployment Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Specialist
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCEA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CCAA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) XenApp
1 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 4 (57.14%) SCOM
3 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix