The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Swindon 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon - - 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £288 £311
% change year-on-year
-9.56% -7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £32.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.34%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
122 43 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 28.24% 16.41% 21.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 30 57
Average daily rate £325 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Application Packaging
Wiltshire

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 13 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) AppDNA
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (14.29%) Capita
6 2 (14.29%) MSI
7 1 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Desktop Support
1 6 (42.86%) Applications Support
2 1 (7.14%) Tester
2 1 (7.14%) Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Test Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Applications Packager
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Capita