The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Packaging
Rank 133 111 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £335 £520 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £307 £406
% change year-on-year
+7.66% -24.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - £30.00
Application Packaging
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2328 2010 1725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.94% 79.35% 72.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1119 998
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 90
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Application Packaging across the West Midlands region.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Application Packaging across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Application Packaging Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the West Midlands region.

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -7 3 £400 +28.00% 1
West Bromwich - 3 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £340 -
Shropshire - 1 £330 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Office 365
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 7 (50.00%) SCCM
4 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
6 5 (35.71%) AirWatch
6 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
6 5 (35.71%) Android
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
6 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (35.71%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (28.57%) Bluetooth
7 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 4 (28.57%) CRM
7 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (28.57%) FxCop
7 4 (28.57%) StyleCop
7 4 (28.57%) Puppet
7 4 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (28.57%) High Availability
7 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) NServiceBus

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
1 5 (35.71%) Skype for Business
2 4 (28.57%) NServiceBus
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Bluetooth
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
1 4 (28.57%) Skype
2 2 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) FxCop
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (28.57%) StyleCop
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Packager
2 2 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Mobility Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 5 (35.71%) Android
3 5 (35.71%) Apple iOS
3 5 (35.71%) Windows 10
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 4 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
1 4 (28.57%) CRM
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) High Availability
1 4 (28.57%) Microservices
1 4 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Security
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) VB
3 3 (21.43%) VBScript
4 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (35.71%) AirWatch
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (28.57%) Puppet
3 4 (28.57%) SCOM
4 3 (21.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) LANDesk
2 4 (28.57%) SaltStack
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
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