Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 September 2018 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
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 185 182
Rank change year-on-year -15 -3 +15
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 10 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.20% 0.35% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.41% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 7
East of England median daily rate £303 £400 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.38% +86.05% -33.85%
10th Percentile £227 £295 £200
90th Percentile £388 £575 £379
England median daily rate £371 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -1.00% +15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 - £28.00

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,293 4,193 4,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.01% 85.10% 82.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,480 2,432 2,371
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £220
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 269 323
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +20.00% -1.36%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £13.80
90th Percentile £47.58 £48.35 £46.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.82% +3.80%

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in the East of England

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in the East of England

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Application Packaging in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Application Packaging in the East of England

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in the East of England

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Hertfordshire -12 7 £293 -46.82%
Bedfordshire +3 2 £319 -20.31% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £425 -
Application Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following 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 of England region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (30.00%) MSI
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) WSUS
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (10.00%) Perl
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) MySQL
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) NHS
6 1 (10.00%) HTML
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Python
6 1 (10.00%) XHTML
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
6 1 (10.00%) Atlassian

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MSI
2 2 (20.00%) AdminStudio
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
3 1 (10.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Deployment Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Release Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM Expert
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Application Discovery
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Server Management
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (10.00%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle