The table below looks at the statistics for Wise Package Studio skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wise Package Studio over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wise Package Studio
Rank 623 610 570
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -40
Contract jobs citing Wise Package Studio 3 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.004% 0.036%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.039% 0.028% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 13
Average daily rate £433 £326 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.56% +24.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £277 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £375 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £433 £265 £290
% change year-on-year
+63.20% -8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
7597 7025 5984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.77% 13.57% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5056 4715 3786
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 127 130
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £25.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.89 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

Wise Package Studio
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wise Package Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wise Package Studio
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wise Package Studio Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wise Package Studio
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wise Package Studio Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wise Package Studio
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wise Package Studio within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 -2 3 £433 +32.56% 1
Hampshire - 3 £433 -
South East - 3 £433 -
Havant - 1 £440 -

Wise Package Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio.

1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 8 (88.89%) Application Packaging
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
6 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Lumension
6 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 3 (33.33%) Software Packaging
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (33.33%) Brocade
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (33.33%) SLA
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
6 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
6 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (33.33%) VB
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 3 (33.33%) IIS

Wise Package Studio
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) AdminStudio
1 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Packager
2 2 (22.22%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 2000
3 3 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Application Packaging
2 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Fault Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (33.33%) Unicenter
3 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (22.22%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) HP
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) arcserve
2 3 (33.33%) Brocade
2 3 (33.33%) CA
2 3 (33.33%) Lumension
3 1 (11.11%) Altiris
3 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec