The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packager
Rank 89 77 103
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +26
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 11 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.71% 0.69% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.75% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate £333 £300 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% +26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £309 £288
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +7.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.53 £31.75 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-7.00% +8.54%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1424 1204 1608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.53% 92.19% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 579 828
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 83 114
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £50.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Applications Packager
South East

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - - - -
Woking - - - -
Applications Packager
South East

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 16 (94.12%) Windows 7
3 13 (76.47%) MSI
4 9 (52.94%) Citrix
4 9 (52.94%) XenApp
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (41.18%) AppSense
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) SCCM
6 6 (35.29%) Migration
7 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
7 5 (29.41%) Application Packaging
8 3 (17.65%) InstallShield
8 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
8 3 (17.65%) VBScript
8 3 (17.65%) User Experience Design
8 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
8 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
8 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
9 2 (11.76%) Wise Package Studio
10 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 1 (5.88%) VB
10 1 (5.88%) SAP
10 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 1 (5.88%) Java
10 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 1 (5.88%) AppDNA

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MSI
2 3 (17.65%) InstallShield
3 2 (11.76%) Wise Package Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
1 16 (94.12%) Windows 7
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience Design
2 3 (17.65%) Software Distribution
3 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (52.94%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Citrix
2 7 (41.18%) AppSense
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) SAP