The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Packager role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank 87 78 69
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 1 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.075% 0.91% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.99% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Average daily rate
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- £375 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £330 £300
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.56 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-17.60% +1.79%
Applications Packager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1230 1213 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.07% 92.45% 91.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 727 733 575
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 58 103
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -26.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.80 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Applications Packager
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Applications Packager Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Applications Packager
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Packager within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Applications Packager
South East

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (75.00%) MSI
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSI
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) AppSense