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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 581 530 451
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -79
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 28 52 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.095% 0.21%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.76% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 55
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£388 £400 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £237 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £463 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £293
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £47.50

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
7175 6873 5366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.83% 12.59% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4590 4401 3397
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £523 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 141 136
Average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.24 £31.05 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.11% -

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 5 May 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 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 5 May 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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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 -47 20 £350 -15.66% 6
London +6 8 £350 -24.32% 3
Scotland -6 6 £435 +33.84%
South East -24 4 £396 +43.34% 2
North West -15 3 £325 - 1
South West - 3 £335 -
Erskine - 3 £420 -
Renfrewshire - 3 £420 -
Cardiff +15 2 £213 -15.00%
South Wales +1 2 £213 -15.00%
Manchester -3 2 £325 -
Wales -6 2 £213 -15.00%
West Yorkshire -11 2 £425 +18.05%
Yorkshire -30 2 £425 +75.25%
Reading - 2 £417 - 1
Somerset - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £417 - 1
Fife - 2 - -
Templecombe - 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 - -
City of London +9 1 £288 -31.34% 1
West Midlands -15 1 £300 -20.00%
Leeds -21 1 - -
West Sussex -23 1 - - 1
Warwick - 1 £300 -
Hampshire - 1 £375 -
Warwickshire - 1 £300 -
Southampton - 1 £375 -
Crawley - 1 - - 1
Cupar - 1 - -

InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) MSI
3 24 (58.54%) Windows 7
4 22 (53.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 21 (51.22%) Application Packaging
6 16 (39.02%) SCCM
7 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
8 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
9 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
10 10 (24.39%) AdminStudio
11 9 (21.95%) VBScript
11 9 (21.95%) .NET
11 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
12 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
12 8 (19.51%) VMware
13 7 (17.07%) C#
13 7 (17.07%) Java
13 7 (17.07%) ITIL
14 6 (14.63%) Citrix
14 6 (14.63%) Firewall
14 6 (14.63%) Migration
14 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 6 (14.63%) QA
15 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
15 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (12.20%) HP
15 5 (12.20%) Mercator
15 5 (12.20%) SQL
15 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
15 5 (12.20%) Software Distribution

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (4.88%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.44%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.88%) NAS
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) DNS
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) SMS
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 29 (70.73%) MSI
2 10 (24.39%) AdminStudio
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
5 2 (4.88%) Hudson
5 2 (4.88%) FindBugs
5 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.88%) Checkstyle
5 2 (4.88%) NUnit
5 2 (4.88%) Ant
5 2 (4.88%) JUnit
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.88%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
6 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Applications Packager
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Applications Consultant
3 4 (9.76%) Build Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Junior
4 2 (4.88%) Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Support Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Release Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (2.44%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
5 1 (2.44%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (51.22%) Application Packaging
2 9 (21.95%) .NET
3 3 (7.32%) XML
4 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.88%) WPF
5 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.44%) WCF
5 1 (2.44%) JSON
5 1 (2.44%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.95%) Windows 8
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
6 3 (7.32%) Linux
7 2 (4.88%) UNIX
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) ITIL
2 6 (14.63%) Migration
3 5 (12.20%) Software Distribution
4 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (7.32%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.32%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
6 2 (4.88%) Software License Management
6 2 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.88%) Build Automation
6 2 (4.88%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Workflow
6 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.95%) VBScript
3 7 (17.07%) C#
3 7 (17.07%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) VB
5 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 2 (4.88%) C++
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) REXX
5 2 (4.88%) Tcl
6 1 (2.44%) VC++
6 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft App-V
2 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (14.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.20%) XenApp
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (39.02%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.32%) WMI
3 2 (4.88%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.88%) WSUS
3 2 (4.88%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) VMware
3 6 (14.63%) Citrix
4 5 (12.20%) Mercator
4 5 (12.20%) HP
5 4 (9.76%) Novell
6 3 (7.32%) AppSense
6 3 (7.32%) Symantec
7 2 (4.88%) BMC
7 2 (4.88%) CA
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle
7 2 (4.88%) Altiris
7 2 (4.88%) LANDesk
7 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
7 2 (4.88%) Wyse
8 1 (2.44%) Macrovision
8 1 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) Compaq
8 1 (2.44%) McAfee
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