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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 573 521 437
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -84
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 26 49 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.094% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.77% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 55
Average daily rate
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£375 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £461 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £38.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.38

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
6982 6366 5205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.01% 12.26% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4469 4037 3301
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 110 142
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.40 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.34% +3.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £17.90 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +2.16%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -33 17 £335 -13.54% 10
London -7 6 £299 -29.70% 4
Scotland -8 6 £435 -3.33% 1
South East -27 5 £417 +32.38% 1
North West -21 3 £325 - 1
South West - 3 £335 -
Manchester -14 2 £325 -
City of London +13 1 £288 -23.33%
Cheltenham - - - -
Coventry - - - - 2
Edinburgh - - - - 1
Oxford - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 2
Southwark - - - -

InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) MSI
3 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 19 (54.29%) Application Packaging
5 18 (51.43%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
6 13 (37.14%) SCCM
7 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
8 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
9 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
9 8 (22.86%) AdminStudio
9 8 (22.86%) VMware
10 7 (20.00%) VBScript
11 6 (17.14%) Java
11 6 (17.14%) Firewall
11 6 (17.14%) Migration
11 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
11 6 (17.14%) QA
12 5 (14.29%) Software Distribution
12 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (14.29%) Mercator
12 5 (14.29%) C#
12 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 5 (14.29%) ITIL
13 4 (11.43%) HP
13 4 (11.43%) Citrix
13 4 (11.43%) Windows XP

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (5.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
2 2 (5.71%) NAS
2 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.86%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) SMS
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) MSI
2 8 (22.86%) AdminStudio
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 2 (5.71%) Ant
4 2 (5.71%) JUnit
4 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.71%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.71%) Hudson
4 2 (5.71%) FindBugs
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 2 (5.71%) NUnit
4 2 (5.71%) Checkstyle
5 1 (2.86%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.86%) Maven
5 1 (2.86%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Applications Packager
2 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Applications Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Build Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Junior
4 2 (5.71%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Release Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) WPF Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) Application Packaging
2 9 (25.71%) .NET
3 2 (5.71%) XML
3 2 (5.71%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.86%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.86%) WPF
4 1 (2.86%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
4 4 (11.43%) Windows XP
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.71%) Linux
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) Migration
2 5 (14.29%) Software Distribution
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (11.43%) Software Testing
4 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (8.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Workflow
5 2 (5.71%) Software License Management
5 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.71%) Build Automation
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.71%) Time Management
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Release Management
6 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
2 7 (20.00%) VBScript
3 6 (17.14%) Java
4 5 (14.29%) C#
5 3 (8.57%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) VB
6 2 (5.71%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) REXX
6 2 (5.71%) Tcl
7 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.43%) XenApp
5 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (37.14%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (5.71%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (5.71%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 5 (14.29%) Mercator
4 4 (11.43%) HP
4 4 (11.43%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Novell
5 3 (8.57%) AppSense
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
6 2 (5.71%) CA
6 2 (5.71%) Symantec
6 2 (5.71%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.86%) Wyse
7 1 (2.86%) Macrovision
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