The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 611 574 472
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -102
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 17 41 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.075% 0.20%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.22% 0.59% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 62
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£350 £343 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £253 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £463 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £325 £346
% change year-on-year
-30.76% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £23.75

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7586 6995 5859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.30% 12.79% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5005 4482 3666
Average daily rate £400 £388 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 153 144
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.88 £30.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £71.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.82% +0.80%

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 30 July 2015.

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 18 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 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -52 16 £350 +6.06% 3
North West -19 7 £225 -25.00%
South West -1 3 £165 +1.53%
London -10 3 £350 -9.56%
Bristol - 3 £165 -
Cumbria - 3 £225 -
South East -23 2 £419 +4.68% 2
Cheshire - 2 - -
Berkshire +4 1 £425 - 1
Scotland -1 1 - -
Manchester -14 1 - -
Stockport - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £413 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £413 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -

InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) MSI
3 24 (54.55%) SCCM
3 24 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
5 18 (40.91%) Microsoft App-V
5 18 (40.91%) Application Packaging
6 14 (31.82%) AdminStudio
7 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
8 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
8 10 (22.73%) VMware
8 10 (22.73%) VBScript
9 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
10 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
10 7 (15.91%) SQL
10 7 (15.91%) .NET
11 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
11 6 (13.64%) C#
11 6 (13.64%) HP
11 6 (13.64%) ITIL
11 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (11.36%) XenApp
12 5 (11.36%) Firewall
12 5 (11.36%) Citrix
12 5 (11.36%) Software Distribution
12 5 (11.36%) Application Discovery
13 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (9.09%) C++

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (4.55%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.55%) NAS
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) SMS
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.27%) QlikView
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (56.82%) MSI
2 14 (31.82%) AdminStudio
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.55%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.27%) WiX
5 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
1 3 (6.82%) Law
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Applications Packager
2 4 (9.09%) Analyst
2 4 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (6.82%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Consultant
4 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) Developer
5 1 (2.27%) SCCM Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (2.27%) Legal Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) C# Programmer
5 1 (2.27%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.27%) Deployment Specialist
5 1 (2.27%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.27%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Application Packaging
2 7 (15.91%) .NET
3 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.82%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.27%) WCF
4 1 (2.27%) WPF
4 1 (2.27%) JSON
4 1 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) ActiveX
4 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
3 1 (2.27%) iPad
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) UNIX
7 1 (2.27%) Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.64%) ITIL
2 5 (11.36%) Software Distribution
2 5 (11.36%) Application Discovery
3 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (6.82%) Migration
4 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.55%) Software Testing
4 2 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.55%) Software License Management
4 2 (4.55%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.27%) Software Delivery
5 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.27%) Multithreading
5 1 (2.27%) Test Automation
5 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.27%) OO
5 1 (2.27%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 10 (22.73%) VBScript
3 7 (15.91%) SQL
4 6 (13.64%) C#
5 4 (9.09%) C++
5 4 (9.09%) Java
6 3 (6.82%) VB
7 2 (4.55%) C
7 2 (4.55%) REXX
7 2 (4.55%) Tcl
8 1 (2.27%) VBA
8 1 (2.27%) VC++
8 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) MCSE
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
1 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.36%) XenApp
5 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (54.55%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (6.82%) WMI
3 2 (4.55%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 2 (4.55%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) VMware
3 6 (13.64%) HP
4 5 (11.36%) Citrix
5 3 (6.82%) Novell
5 3 (6.82%) Symantec
6 2 (4.55%) Wyse
6 2 (4.55%) AppSense
6 2 (4.55%) Altiris
6 2 (4.55%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.55%) Mercator
6 2 (4.55%) BMC
6 2 (4.55%) CA
7 1 (2.27%) Compaq
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
7 1 (2.27%) McAfee
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