Period
to 18 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 18 December 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.

Application Packaging
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 102 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 13 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.07% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% - -
South East median daily rate £398 £381 £338
% change year-on-year +4.26% +12.96% -27.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1019 1089 1034
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 83.94% 86.98% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 776 780
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.99% +8.19% -
10th Percentile £300 £258 £230
90th Percentile £613 £553 £520
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £23.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -15.56% +45.16%
10th Percentile £13.98 £14.13 £12.45
90th Percentile £77.50 £38.83 £57.80
South East median hourly rate £24.02 £25.25 £27.25
% change year-on-year -4.87% -7.34% +55.71%

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Application Packaging as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in Oxfordshire

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in Oxfordshire

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in Oxfordshire

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 December 2017. 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
Oxford - 7 £400 -
Kidlington - 3 £398 -
Banbury -2 2 £400 +2.56%
Application Packaging
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (84.62%) LDAP
3 11 (84.62%) DHCP
3 11 (84.62%) Kerberos
3 11 (84.62%) DNS
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 11 (84.62%) SCCM
3 11 (84.62%) SCOM
3 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
3 11 (84.62%) Office 365
3 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
4 10 (76.92%) Service Design
4 10 (76.92%) Task Automation
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Publishing
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (15.38%) Network Design
7 2 (15.38%) VMware
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (15.38%) NetApp
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (15.38%) Storage Virtualisation

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) DHCP
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
1 11 (84.62%) Kerberos
1 11 (84.62%) LDAP
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
General
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 4 (30.77%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Desktop Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Packager
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Server Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Practitioner
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Specialist
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Service Design
1 10 (76.92%) Task Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) PowerShell
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
1 11 (84.62%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) VMware