The first table below looks at the demand for InstallShield skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InstallShield 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 of the Development Applications category.

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
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 547 449 510
Rank change year-on-year
-98 +61
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 56 103 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.097% 0.21% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.79% 1.87% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 57 36
Average daily rate £375 £350 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £273 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £438 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £308 £309
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Average hourly rate - £40.75 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.75 -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7045 5495 5884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 11.31% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4494 3484 3429
Average daily rate £375 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £526 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 206
Average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.65 £17.00 £23.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

InstallShield
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InstallShield within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

InstallShield Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

InstallShield
Daily Rate Trend

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

InstallShield Daily Rate Trend in the UK

InstallShield
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing InstallShield within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

InstallShield Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

InstallShield
Hourly Rate Trend

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

InstallShield Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

InstallShield
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InstallShield within the UK 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
England -85 47 £375 +7.14% 5
London -66 18 £463 +21.07% 1
Yorkshire - 16 £243 -
Leeds - 9 £360 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £360 -
Scotland -6 8 £388 +6.89%
North West -29 8 - -
City of London -19 5 £419 +12.04%
Edinburgh -28 3 £325 -
South East -29 3 £276 -15.00% 2
East of England -36 2 £300 -2.43% 1
West Sussex +4 1 £315 -23.63% 1
West Midlands -7 1 £375 +66.66% 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £300 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Bristol - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Chester - - - -
Coventry - - - - 1
Crawley - - - - 1
Esher - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Knutsford - - - -
Oxford - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -

InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield.

1 101 (80.16%) Windows
2 91 (72.22%) MSI
3 81 (64.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 81 (64.29%) SCCM
4 74 (58.73%) Windows 7
5 62 (49.21%) Microsoft
6 61 (48.41%) Application Packaging
7 45 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 42 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 36 (28.57%) VBScript
10 25 (19.84%) .NET
11 23 (18.25%) Windows 8
12 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
12 22 (17.46%) Windows XP
13 21 (16.67%) C#
13 21 (16.67%) Citrix
14 20 (15.87%) VB
15 19 (15.08%) WSUS
16 18 (14.29%) Finance
16 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (13.49%) VMware
17 17 (13.49%) XenApp
18 16 (12.70%) Wise Package Studio
18 16 (12.70%) French Language
19 14 (11.11%) Migration
19 14 (11.11%) AdminStudio
19 14 (11.11%) ITIL
19 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
20 13 (10.32%) AppSense
21 12 (9.52%) Wyse

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.97%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.17%) Lync
3 3 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 22 (17.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.59%) MS Office
4 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.73%) Firewall
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.79%) SAN
2 1 (0.79%) SMS
2 1 (0.79%) WAN
2 1 (0.79%) SMTP
2 1 (0.79%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.79%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) SNMP
2 1 (0.79%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 91 (72.22%) MSI
2 16 (12.70%) Wise Package Studio
3 14 (11.11%) AdminStudio
4 4 (3.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.79%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.79%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.79%) Ant
6 1 (0.79%) JIRA
6 1 (0.79%) StarTeam
6 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 18 (14.29%) Finance
2 16 (12.70%) French Language
3 10 (7.94%) Banking
4 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.17%) Publishing
5 3 (2.38%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (53.97%) Applications Packager
2 11 (8.73%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (5.56%) Analyst
4 6 (4.76%) Build Engineer
5 5 (3.97%) Developer
6 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (3.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (3.17%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (3.17%) Consultant
6 4 (3.17%) Architect
7 3 (2.38%) Delphi Developer
8 2 (1.59%) Support Analyst
8 2 (1.59%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (1.59%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (1.59%) Software Packager
9 1 (0.79%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (0.79%) C# Programmer
9 1 (0.79%) Applications Engineer
9 1 (0.79%) Programmer
9 1 (0.79%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (48.41%) Application Packaging
2 25 (19.84%) .NET
3 3 (2.38%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.79%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.17%) PKI
1 4 (3.17%) Hedge funds
2 1 (0.79%) FlexPod
2 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
2 1 (0.79%) FMCG
2 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
2 1 (0.79%) CMDB
2 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 101 (80.16%) Windows
2 74 (58.73%) Windows 7
3 23 (18.25%) Windows 8
4 22 (17.46%) Windows XP
5 7 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (5.56%) Windows Vista
6 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (3.97%) Windows 2000
8 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.59%) UNIX
9 2 (1.59%) Linux
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (11.11%) Migration
1 14 (11.11%) ITIL
2 12 (9.52%) Software Deployment
3 8 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (4.76%) Asset Management
4 6 (4.76%) Workflow
4 6 (4.76%) Project Management
4 6 (4.76%) Release Management
5 5 (3.97%) Service Management
6 4 (3.17%) Change Management
6 4 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (3.17%) Business Continuity
6 4 (3.17%) Fund Management
6 4 (3.17%) Investment Management
7 3 (2.38%) Integration Testing
7 3 (2.38%) Validation
7 3 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.38%) MVC
8 2 (1.59%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.59%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 36 (28.57%) VBScript
3 21 (16.67%) C#
4 20 (15.87%) VB
5 7 (5.56%) SQL
6 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.38%) Delphi
8 1 (0.79%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) Java
8 1 (0.79%) Perl
8 1 (0.79%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.94%) MCSE
4 7 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.56%) MCITP
5 6 (4.76%) Degree
5 6 (4.76%) MCP
6 2 (1.59%) MCSA
6 2 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.59%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.79%) CCEA
7 1 (0.79%) CCA
7 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.79%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.59%) QA
1 2 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 81 (64.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 45 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 17 (13.49%) XenApp
4 14 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.59%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.79%) XenServer
6 1 (0.79%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 81 (64.29%) SCCM
2 19 (15.08%) WSUS
3 8 (6.35%) ZENworks
4 6 (4.76%) WMI
5 4 (3.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.59%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.79%) Control-M
8 1 (0.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 62 (49.21%) Microsoft
2 21 (16.67%) Citrix
3 17 (13.49%) VMware
4 13 (10.32%) AppSense
5 12 (9.52%) Wyse
6 10 (7.94%) Altiris
7 9 (7.14%) Novell
8 5 (3.97%) Autodesk
9 4 (3.17%) McAfee
9 4 (3.17%) Cisco
10 2 (1.59%) Oracle
10 2 (1.59%) Dell
10 2 (1.59%) Dell KACE
11 1 (0.79%) Symantec
11 1 (0.79%) HP
11 1 (0.79%) Borland
11 1 (0.79%) NetApp
11 1 (0.79%) Telelogic
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Chelmsford, Essex
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 30+ days ago