The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Packager role 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 Applications Packager in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Application Packager
Rank 105 102 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -15
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 11 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.55% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.12% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Average daily rate
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£200 £360 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +105.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £265 £308
% change year-on-year
+24.52% -13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.53 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +2.70%
Applications Packager
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1834 1635 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 91.84% 93.11% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1150 1073 625
Average daily rate £350 £340 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 66 69
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 £9.06 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Applications Packager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Packager in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Packager Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Packager Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Packager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Applications Packager across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Applications Packager Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Applications Packager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Applications Packager Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 10 £200 -44.44%
Bradford - 1 £275 -
Applications Packager
Yorkshire

Applications Packager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title.

1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (46.67%) MSI
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 4 (26.67%) SCCM
5 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (13.33%) Finance
6 2 (13.33%) VB
6 2 (13.33%) ITIL
6 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
6 2 (13.33%) WSH
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 2 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (13.33%) Wise Package Studio
6 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
6 2 (13.33%) XenApp
7 1 (6.67%) Verint
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
7 1 (6.67%) VBScript
7 1 (6.67%) QA
7 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
7 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (6.67%) Symantec
7 1 (6.67%) McAfee

Applications Packager
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Applications Packager in their job title 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 with Applications Packager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MSI
2 2 (13.33%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (6.67%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (13.33%) WSH
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
2 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Verint
2 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) Altiris