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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 614 595 515
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -80
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 14 14 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.027% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.18% 0.20% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 32
Average daily rate £450 £300 £367
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £236 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £390 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £295 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.23% -12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £41.00

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
7623 7027 5839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.82% 13.62% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5092 4732 3679
Average daily rate £425 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 130 126
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.55 £24.90 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.73 £47.50 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+12.97% +2.77%

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 8 February 2016.

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 15 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -12 12 £450 +38.46% 3
London +12 8 £450 +28.57%
Scotland - 2 £263 -
City of London - 2 £463 -
Birmingham - 2 £283 -
West Midlands - 2 £283 -
South East 0 1 - - 1
North West - 1 £300 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £300 -
Paisley - 1 £263 -
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £263 -

InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) SCCM
3 19 (57.58%) PowerShell
4 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 18 (54.55%) MSI
5 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
6 14 (42.42%) SQL
7 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (27.27%) Application Packaging
9 8 (24.24%) Software Packaging
9 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (24.24%) Finance
9 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
10 7 (21.21%) MSMQ
10 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (21.21%) Front Office
10 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
10 7 (21.21%) Derivative
10 7 (21.21%) Octopus Deploy
10 7 (21.21%) iManage
11 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) Law
11 6 (18.18%) Banking
11 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
11 6 (18.18%) VBA
11 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
12 5 (15.15%) ITIL
12 5 (15.15%) HP

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (54.55%) MSI
2 8 (24.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (21.21%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (21.21%) TeamCity
4 5 (15.15%) AdminStudio
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (3.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (3.03%) Bower
5 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.03%) gulp
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
5 1 (3.03%) NuGet
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Front Office
3 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 6 (18.18%) Law
4 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
5 3 (9.09%) Legal
6 2 (6.06%) Publishing
7 1 (3.03%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (36.36%) Applications Packager
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Environment Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Software Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Business Integration Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared Application Packager
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Specialist
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Legal Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) Software Packaging
2 7 (21.21%) MSMQ
3 2 (6.06%) ActiveX
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.03%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) jQuery
4 1 (3.03%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Derivative
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Vista
4 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Application Packaging
1 9 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
4 3 (9.09%) Application Discovery
4 3 (9.09%) Project Management
4 3 (9.09%) Software Distribution
5 2 (6.06%) Investment Management
5 2 (6.06%) Migration
5 2 (6.06%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.03%) B2B
6 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.03%) Kanban
6 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.03%) MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.03%) Scrum
6 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.03%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (57.58%) PowerShell
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 6 (18.18%) VBA
4 4 (12.12%) VBScript
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 5 (15.15%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
5 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 22 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) ThinApp
3 1 (3.03%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Intune
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) iManage
3 5 (15.15%) HP
3 5 (15.15%) Recommind
3 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
4 4 (12.12%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
6 1 (3.03%) Wyse