The table below looks at the statistics for Application Packaging skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Application Packaging
Rank 96 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.13% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.06% 0.47% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£265 £245 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% -23.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £290 £338
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £31.78 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+8.56% +44.44%
Application Packaging
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
472 429 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.16% 27.55% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 254 225
Average daily rate £330 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Average hourly rate £33.00 £21.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.48% +26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

Application Packaging
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Application Packaging Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Application Packaging Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Application Packaging Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 November 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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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
Leeds -15 5 £265 +8.16%
Wakefield - - - -
Application Packaging
Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Application Packaging 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 Application Packaging.

1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) MSI
3 3 (37.50%) VB
4 2 (25.00%) C
4 2 (25.00%) WSH
4 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) SCOM
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Information Security
4 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (25.00%) CHFI
4 2 (25.00%) SIEM
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Application Packaging 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 Application Packaging. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MSI
2 2 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (12.50%) InstallShield
3 1 (12.50%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security Officer
1 2 (25.00%) IT Security Officer
1 2 (25.00%) Security Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) WSH
2 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (25.00%) SIEM
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) VB
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CHFI
2 1 (12.50%) MCITP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) UAG
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (12.50%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) VMware
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Dell
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix
1 1 (12.50%) Novell