The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
UK
Rank 523 561 452
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -109
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 74 68 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.13% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.16% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 88
Median daily rate £365 £340 £349
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.35% -2.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £168 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £334
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £15.26 £19.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.68% -12.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.00 £21.82
% change year-on-year
- -12.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37065 42986 41665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.79% 82.74% 79.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24644 28105 26278
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1180 1114
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.75 £27.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.74% +41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging within the UK.

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Application Packaging
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 69 £365 +4.28% 12
London +33 35 £388 +19.23% 7
East Midlands +23 16 £375 - 1
City of London +13 14 £363 -12.65% 3
Derbyshire - 13 £380 - 1
Derby - 7 £393 -
South West +10 6 £325 - 1
Bristol - 6 £325 -
South East +12 4 £331 -11.66%
Scotland +19 3 £270 +35.00%
West Midlands +3 3 £425 -15.00%
East of England -6 3 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £325 -
Northampton - 3 £325 -
Hampshire +6 2 £275 -36.41%
Hertfordshire -3 2 - -
Glasgow -3 2 £115 -31.85%
Shropshire - 2 £425 -
North East - 2 £238 -
Telford - 2 £425 -
Farnborough - 2 £275 -
Edinburgh +16 1 £425 -
Birmingham 0 1 £325 +12.06%
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £388 -
Kidlington - 1 £388 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £250 -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Watford - 1 - -
Dunstable - 1 - -

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 90 (49.45%) SCCM
3 82 (45.05%) Active Directory
4 77 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 63 (34.62%) PowerShell
6 53 (29.12%) Citrix
7 51 (28.02%) Windows 10
8 48 (26.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 44 (24.18%) Windows 7
10 37 (20.33%) AppSense
11 35 (19.23%) VMware
11 35 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 35 (19.23%) Windows Server
12 33 (18.13%) XenApp
12 33 (18.13%) MSI
13 32 (17.58%) Security Cleared
14 27 (14.84%) SC Cleared
15 26 (14.29%) ITIL
16 25 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 25 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
16 25 (13.74%) Office 365
17 24 (13.19%) Degree
17 24 (13.19%) Migration
18 21 (11.54%) Finance
19 20 (10.99%) Android
19 20 (10.99%) Apple iOS
20 19 (10.44%) XenDesktop
20 19 (10.44%) .NET
21 18 (9.89%) SQL Server
21 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.69%) IIS
2 13 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 11 (6.04%) OpenStack
4 9 (4.95%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.10%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 15 (8.24%) MS Excel
1 15 (8.24%) MS Office
2 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (13.74%) Office 365
2 10 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.49%) OneDrive
3 7 (3.85%) GitHub
4 3 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.10%) IaaS
6 1 (0.55%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.34%) DNS
2 15 (8.24%) DHCP
3 10 (5.49%) LAN
3 10 (5.49%) WAN
4 8 (4.40%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (4.40%) SAN
5 6 (3.30%) Firewall
5 6 (3.30%) Skype
6 5 (2.75%) NetScaler
7 4 (2.20%) Bluetooth
8 3 (1.65%) NAS
9 2 (1.10%) Internet
9 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.10%) MPLS
9 2 (1.10%) Network Security
9 2 (1.10%) VPN
9 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.55%) SSL
10 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.55%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 33 (18.13%) MSI
2 5 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (2.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.65%) InstallShield
4 3 (1.65%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.65%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.10%) FxCop
5 2 (1.10%) StyleCop
6 1 (0.55%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.55%) Artifactory
General
1 21 (11.54%) Finance
2 7 (3.85%) Publishing
3 6 (3.30%) Retail
4 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.10%) Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.55%) Games
6 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.55%) Legal
6 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (16.48%) Applications Packager
2 19 (10.44%) Windows Engineer
3 18 (9.89%) Consultant
4 14 (7.69%) Analyst
5 12 (6.59%) Applications Engineer
6 9 (4.95%) Administrator
6 9 (4.95%) Deployment Engineer
6 9 (4.95%) SCCM Engineer
6 9 (4.95%) Support Engineer
7 8 (4.40%) Automation Specialist
7 8 (4.40%) Build Automation Specialist
7 8 (4.40%) Mobility Specialist
7 8 (4.40%) Support Analyst
7 8 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (3.85%) IT Engineer
9 6 (3.30%) Business Change Manager
9 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Management Specialist
9 6 (3.30%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (10.44%) .NET
2 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.75%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.34%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.24%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.59%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.85%) Fat Client
4 7 (3.85%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.30%) User Experience
6 5 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.65%) Clustering
7 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.65%) Wiki
8 2 (1.10%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.10%) Replication
9 1 (0.55%) BYOD
9 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.55%) Life Science
9 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 128 (70.33%) Windows
2 51 (28.02%) Windows 10
3 44 (24.18%) Windows 7
4 35 (19.23%) Windows Server
4 35 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (13.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (10.99%) Android
6 20 (10.99%) Apple iOS
7 14 (7.69%) Linux
8 12 (6.59%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.65%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.65%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.10%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (14.29%) ITIL
2 24 (13.19%) Migration
3 16 (8.79%) Virtual Environments
4 13 (7.14%) Service Management
5 11 (6.04%) Change Management
6 9 (4.95%) Application Virtualisation
6 9 (4.95%) PRINCE2
7 8 (4.40%) Build Automation
7 8 (4.40%) Patch Management
7 8 (4.40%) Personalization
7 8 (4.40%) Risk Management
8 7 (3.85%) Application Discovery
8 7 (3.85%) Project Management
8 7 (3.85%) Release Management
8 7 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (3.30%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (3.30%) High Availability
9 6 (3.30%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (3.30%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.30%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 63 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 15 (8.24%) VBScript
3 12 (6.59%) SQL
4 9 (4.95%) VB
5 2 (1.10%) Java
5 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.10%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.55%) C
6 1 (0.55%) C#
6 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (17.58%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.84%) SC Cleared
3 24 (13.19%) Degree
4 18 (9.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.59%) MCSE
6 4 (2.20%) DBS Check
7 3 (1.65%) CCNA
7 3 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.10%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (1.10%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.10%) MCP
8 2 (1.10%) MCSA
8 2 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.55%) CCA
9 1 (0.55%) CCIE
9 1 (0.55%) CCNP
9 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.55%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.20%) PMO
2 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 82 (45.05%) Active Directory
2 48 (26.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 33 (18.13%) XenApp
4 25 (13.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (10.44%) XenDesktop
6 10 (5.49%) BitLocker
7 8 (4.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 7 (3.85%) Hyper-V
8 7 (3.85%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.65%) vSphere
11 2 (1.10%) Firmware
12 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 90 (49.45%) SCCM
2 16 (8.79%) AirWatch
3 13 (7.14%) Ansible
4 11 (6.04%) vRealize
5 10 (5.49%) WSUS
6 6 (3.30%) Packer
7 5 (2.75%) Puppet
7 5 (2.75%) Sysprep
8 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.65%) SCOM
9 3 (1.65%) WMI
10 2 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 2 (1.10%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 1 (0.55%) Jamf Pro
11 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
11 1 (0.55%) Terraform
11 1 (0.55%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 77 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 53 (29.12%) Citrix
3 37 (20.33%) AppSense
4 35 (19.23%) VMware
5 11 (6.04%) HP
5 11 (6.04%) Intel Security
6 7 (3.85%) Cisco
7 6 (3.30%) LANDesk
7 6 (3.30%) Remedy
8 5 (2.75%) Apple
8 5 (2.75%) Dell
9 4 (2.20%) TOWER Software
10 3 (1.65%) Altiris
10 3 (1.65%) CommVault
10 3 (1.65%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.65%) Wyse
11 2 (1.10%) Google
11 2 (1.10%) SaltStack
11 2 (1.10%) SolidFire
11 2 (1.10%) WorldPay
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