Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 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.

Application Packaging
England > South West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 194 213
Rank change year-on-year -6 +19 -46
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 6 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.18% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
South West median daily rate £338 £320 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.47% +17.43% -6.03%
10th Percentile £258 £310 £243
90th Percentile £393 £336 £535
England median daily rate £381 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +17.31% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £20.25 -
England median hourly rate - £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +24.44% -21.74%

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4600 4555 5222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.17% 80.08% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2904 3079 3534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 267 261
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%
10th Percentile £12.34 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.19
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in the South West

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in the South West

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Application Packaging in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Application Packaging in the South West

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in the South West

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Gloucestershire +20 3 £400 -
Wiltshire -2 1 £325 +1.56% 1
Bristol -13 1 £245 -
Application Packaging
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South West region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
3 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) Symantec
5 1 (16.67%) McAfee
5 1 (16.67%) MSI
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Cisco
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) XenApp
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
5 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

Application Packaging
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Forcepoint
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Symantec
3 1 (16.67%) Trend Micro
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Wyse