The median contractor rate for an Applications Packager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 138 139
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Packager 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.067% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.070% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £255 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £310 £331
% change year-on-year -6.45% -6.41%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2623 2861 2952
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 95.80% 95.49% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 6431 6439
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £561 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 434 790
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +57.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.63 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £44.75 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Applications Packager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Packager in the South West

Applications Packager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Packager in the South West

Applications Packager
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 Applications Packager in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Packager in the South West