The first table below looks at the demand for InstallShield skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InstallShield over the 3 months to 15 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the West Midlands region.

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
15 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 110 99 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.11% 0.045%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 1.16% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £316 £309
% change year-on-year
-5.13% +2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.75 -
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
179 173 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.56% 9.21% 8.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 88 90
Average daily rate £295 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £252 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 3
Average hourly rate £34.00 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InstallShield across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

InstallShield Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

InstallShield Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

InstallShield Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InstallShield within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 15 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £375 -
Coventry - - - - 1
Staffordshire - - - -
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Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MSI
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (80.00%) Autodesk
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 15 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Autodesk
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft