Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Packager was £280 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Packager
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 147 137
Rank change year-on-year +27 -10 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 30 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.05% 0.032% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.034% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 1
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £238 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.89% -5.00% -
England median daily rate £346 £363 £325
% change year-on-year -4.48% +11.54% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £32.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 2,713 2,965 3,034
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 95.18% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,655 1,830 1,845
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £225 £235 £225
90th Percentile £538 £538 £575
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 137 116
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.68 £13.86 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.13% +6.62% -7.14%
10th Percentile £10.61 £10.21 £8.76
90th Percentile £43.75 £42.92 £35.63
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.83%

Applications Packager
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Applications Packager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Packager in the East Midlands

Applications Packager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Packager in the East Midlands

Applications Packager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Packager in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Packager in the East Midlands

Applications Packager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Packager in the East Midlands

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire +30 17 £265 +11.58%
Northamptonshire - 13 £400 -
Applications Packager
England

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Applications Packager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Applications Packager in the job title.

1 18 (60.00%) SCCM
2 16 (53.33%) Application Packaging
3 15 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (46.67%) Citrix
5 10 (33.33%) XenApp
5 10 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 9 (30.00%) Windows
7 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
8 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
8 7 (23.33%) MSI
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
10 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
10 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
11 4 (13.33%) AdminStudio
12 3 (10.00%) Electronics
12 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
12 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (10.00%) Internet
12 3 (10.00%) VBScript
12 3 (10.00%) SAP
12 3 (10.00%) MCP
12 3 (10.00%) Ivanti
12 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (10.00%) Programme Management

Applications Packager Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MSI
2 4 (13.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.33%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Electronics
2 3 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Application Packaging
2 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Migration
2 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.33%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (3.33%) DNA
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.33%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (3.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.00%) MCP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (33.33%) XenApp
2 10 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.33%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Citrix
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Ivanti
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) Splunk
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter
4 1 (3.33%) VMware