The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
England / East Midlands
Rank 84 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 16 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.07% - 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 1
Median daily rate £355 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £339 £349
% change year-on-year +7.74% -2.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £15.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +52.38% -7.35%  

Application Packaging is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1200 1304 1251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 80.38% 80.35% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 800 709
Median daily rate £380 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 42
Median hourly rate £21.50 £31.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.20% +95.31%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £43.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in the East Midlands

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in the East Midlands

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Application Packaging in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Application Packaging in the East Midlands

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in the East Midlands

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 16 £355 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 13 (46.43%) Citrix
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) AppSense
2 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 12 (42.86%) SCCM
2 12 (42.86%) XenApp
2 12 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 12 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 10 (35.71%) BitLocker
3 10 (35.71%) Intel Security
4 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
4 9 (32.14%) OneDrive
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) Dell
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
7 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (10.71%) VLAN
9 3 (10.71%) LANDesk
9 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (10.71%) Firewall
9 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (10.71%) Wireless
9 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco ISE
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (10.71%) Cisco Wireless
1 3 (10.71%) DHCP
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) Firewall
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) MPLS
1 3 (10.71%) VLAN
1 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (10.71%) Wireless
1 3 (10.71%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Technical Leader
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) IT Support
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Applications Packager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
1 12 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 12 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) DBS Check
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 12 (42.86%) XenApp
1 12 (42.86%) XenDesktop
2 10 (35.71%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (46.43%) Citrix
2 12 (42.86%) AppSense
3 10 (35.71%) Intel Security
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) Dell
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
6 3 (10.71%) Intel
6 3 (10.71%) LANDesk
6 3 (10.71%) NetApp
6 3 (10.71%) VMware