Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 82 107
Rank change year-on-year +9 +25 -
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 20 16 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.62% 1.32% 0.079%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.56% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £388 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% - -
South East median daily rate £356 £388 £350
% change year-on-year -8.19% +10.71% +3.70%
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 1,085 1,028 1,088
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 87.71% 84.75% 85.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 809 782
Oxfordshire median daily rate £447 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £232
90th Percentile £600 £580 £538
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 20 38
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £20.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.23% +15.71% -20.45%
10th Percentile £13.75 £11.92 £13.05
90th Percentile £49.50 £77.50 £44.73
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Application Packaging in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 16 October 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
Banbury +3 11 £447 +11.81%
Oxford +14 6 £325 -18.75%
Kidlington -2 2 £346 -12.89%
Application Packaging
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) SCCM
5 10 (50.00%) Performance Management
5 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (45.00%) HP
6 9 (45.00%) SAN
6 9 (45.00%) NetApp
6 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (45.00%) vSphere
6 9 (45.00%) Windows 10
6 9 (45.00%) Storage Virtualisation
7 8 (40.00%) Office 365
7 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
8 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (35.00%) Apple
8 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (35.00%) Web Services
8 7 (35.00%) DHCP

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:

Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Office 365
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) DHCP
2 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 7 (35.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Server Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (45.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (35.00%) Apple iOS
5 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 9 (45.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 8 (40.00%) Data Protection
4 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (35.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 5 (25.00%) Migration
5 5 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (25.00%) Runbook
5 5 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.00%) Change Management
7 1 (5.00%) Server Management
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (45.00%) vSphere
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) BitLocker
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 9 (45.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) NetApp
4 7 (35.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Ivanti