The first table below looks at the demand for Software Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Packaging over the 3 months to 23 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 of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Packaging
Rank 94 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.067% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
401 345 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.04% 26.79% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 173 257
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 23 14
Average hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £32.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £48.18 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Software Packaging
South East

Software Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Software Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Software Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Software Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Software Packaging
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Toshiba
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007

Software Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Packager
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Toshiba