Period
to 14 August 2018

The median contractor rate for an Applications Packager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 14 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 13 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.55% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £280 £238 -
% change year-on-year +17.89% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. 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
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 784 666 706
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.22% 94.33% 96.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 447 515
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £288 £225 £286
90th Percentile £525 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 14
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 £11.17 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.91% -10.64% -7.41%
10th Percentile £11.14 £10.25 £9.45
90th Percentile £38.00 £15.00 £36.38
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +13.29% +7.69% -7.14%

Applications Packager
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Packager in Northamptonshire

Applications Packager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Packager in Northamptonshire

Applications Packager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Packager in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Packager in Northamptonshire

Applications Packager
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Northampton - 5 £400 -
Applications Packager
East Midlands

Applications Packager Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 14 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 Northamptonshire region featuring Applications Packager in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (84.62%) Citrix
3 9 (69.23%) Application Packaging
4 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (53.85%) XenApp
4 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) Windows
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
6 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (7.69%) WSUS
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (7.69%) DNA
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Automotive
6 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter
6 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10

Applications Packager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Application Packaging
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (7.69%) DNA
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 7 (53.85%) XenApp
2 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.69%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter