Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 172 180
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 +12
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 9 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.19% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 8
East of England median daily rate £225 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.78% +27.69% +91.18%
10th Percentile £134 £408 £287
90th Percentile £244 £423 £389
England median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.88% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £21.00
England median hourly rate - £20.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year - +19.12% -24.44%

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 3,909 3,625 4,042
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.92% 82.33% 79.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,243 2,126 2,374
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -2.03% +2.07%
10th Percentile £250 £218 £250
90th Percentile £588 £550 £575
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 267 374
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +8.20% +29.79%
10th Percentile £12.00 £13.50 £12.63
90th Percentile £52.00 £47.60 £50.68
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

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 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 19 February 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
Norfolk - 4 £191 -
Hertfordshire -7 3 £225 -
Bedfordshire -13 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -15 1 - -
Application Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) MSI
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) WSUS
4 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) XenApp
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) CCA
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) MCSA
5 1 (11.11%) Java

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MSI
2 1 (11.11%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Packager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) MSI Packager
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Software Packager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 10
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Application Discovery
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
2 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCA
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix