The first table below looks at the demand for Wise Package Studio 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 Wise Package Studio over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wise Package Studio
Rank 113 - 103
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Wise Package Studio 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% - 0.089%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.72% - 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £210 - £265
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
184 170 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.74% 9.28% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 85 91
Average daily rate £300 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £491 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 20 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +8.00%
Wise Package Studio
England

Wise Package Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wise Package Studio Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Wise Package Studio
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wise Package Studio Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Wise Package Studio
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Wise Package Studio Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Wise Package Studio
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 Wise Package Studio within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 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
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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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Wise Package Studio
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Wise Package Studio
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 8 (100.00%) VB
1 8 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 7 (87.50%) MSI
3 6 (75.00%) WSH
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
4 2 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) MS Office

Wise Package Studio
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Project
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MSI
2 2 (25.00%) AdminStudio
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Application Packaging
2 6 (75.00%) WSH
3 2 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) VB
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft