Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Software Packaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Packaging over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Software Packaging
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 374 380 390
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 -23
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 2 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.006% 0.067%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% 0.022% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
South East median daily rate £300 - £299
England median daily rate £375 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -11.76% +17.24% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South East median hourly rate - - £21.15
England median hourly rate £19.00 - £17.50

Software Packaging is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4641 4473 5095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.56% 26.82% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2856 2710 3290
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £515
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 130 122
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.16 £12.25 £14.46
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.05 £51.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Software Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Packaging in the South East

Software Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Packaging in the South East

Software Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Packaging in the South East

Software Packaging
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Packaging within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Hampshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £300 -
Software Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software 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 South East region with a requirement for Software Packaging.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MSI
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Software Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) MSI
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Google