The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon 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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 41 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.91% 0.29% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £30.78 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-29.33% -0.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 67 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.61% 19.59% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 30
Average daily rate £350 £316 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -8.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £583 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +30.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Application Packaging
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MSI
3 2 (50.00%) AdminStudio
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (50.00%) WSH
3 2 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (25.00%) MCSE
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) Telecoms

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSI
2 2 (50.00%) AdminStudio
2 2 (50.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) WSH
2 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCITP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Citrix