Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Application Packaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Application Packaging over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Packaging
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 104 80
Rank change year-on-year +7 -24 +4
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.13% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.16% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +58.33% +114.29%
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £330 £306
% change year-on-year +51.52% +7.76% +52.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - £16.50 -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £16.50 -

Application Packaging is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1282 1235 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.99% 81.57% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 798 643
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.73%
10th Percentile £231 £249 £232
90th Percentile £525 £550 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Application Packaging as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in Birmingham

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Application Packaging in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in Birmingham

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) AppSense
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AppSense
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware