Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 23 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 229 262
Rank change year-on-year -4 +33 +12
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 15 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.21% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.20% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 7
City of London median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £329 £163 £165
90th Percentile £484 £438 £530
Central London median daily rate £388 £388 £356
% change year-on-year - +8.77% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £22.50
Central London median hourly rate - - £22.50

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6308 5856 7591
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.36% 87.43% 83.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5014 4674 6040
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £317 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 54 74
City of London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.33% +11.18%
10th Percentile £13.34 £13.58 £10.91
90th Percentile £32.07 £53.54 £45.15
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% -9.52% +16.67%

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Application Packaging as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in the City of London

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in the City of London

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Application Packaging in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Application Packaging in the City of London

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 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 City of London region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) SCCM
3 12 (80.00%) Windows 10
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) MSI
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (26.67%) AirWatch
8 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
8 3 (20.00%) AppDNA
8 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) Altiris
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (13.33%) PMI
9 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
9 2 (13.33%) Project Management
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) Office 365

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (6.67%) InstallShield
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Deployment Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (13.33%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows 10
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Application Rationalisation
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) Personalization
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scorecard
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) BitLocker
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (86.67%) SCCM
2 4 (26.67%) AirWatch
3 3 (20.00%) AppDNA
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Altiris
3 3 (20.00%) MobileIron
4 1 (6.67%) AlienVault
4 1 (6.67%) AppSense
4 1 (6.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (6.67%) Qualys