The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for InstallShield skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited InstallShield over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Flexera InstallShield
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 643 627
Rank change year-on-year +45 -16  
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 12 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.020% 0.027%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Median daily rate £340 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -17.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £263 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £340 £356
% change year-on-year -13.23% -4.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

InstallShield is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 8267 8396 7386
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.55% 15.55% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5644 5778 4882
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 129 123
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.89% +13.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.20 £22.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.69 £49.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing InstallShield as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for InstallShield in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for InstallShield in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for InstallShield in the UK

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Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InstallShield within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 9 £340 +3.03% 2
London +2 5 £365 +32.72%
City of London - 4 £375 -
Birmingham - 2 £273 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £273 - 1
South West +3 1 - - 1
Glasgow - 1 £275 -
Scotland - 1 £275 -
North West - 1 £315 -
Wilmslow - 1 £315 -
Cheshire - 1 £315 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing InstallShield also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for InstallShield.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (88.89%) MSI
2 16 (88.89%) SCCM
3 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
6 8 (44.44%) Application Packaging
6 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 8 (44.44%) VBScript
6 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
6 8 (44.44%) VMware
7 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 4 (22.22%) Citrix
9 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (16.67%) Law
10 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
10 3 (16.67%) Line Management
10 3 (16.67%) VB
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
10 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
11 2 (11.11%) Linux
11 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
11 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
11 2 (11.11%) Finance
11 2 (11.11%) AppSense
11 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (11.11%) WiX
12 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (88.89%) MSI
2 2 (11.11%) WiX
3 1 (5.56%) AdminStudio
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.56%) CMake
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Gradle
3 1 (5.56%) Inno Setup
3 1 (5.56%) InstallAnywhere
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
3 1 (5.56%) TestComplete
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Applications Packager
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 4 (22.22%) Software Packager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Build Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
1 1 (5.56%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) Windows 10
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Application Packaging
2 3 (16.67%) Line Management
2 3 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 3 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Personalization
4 1 (5.56%) Release Management
4 1 (5.56%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.56%) Software License Management
4 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 8 (44.44%) VBScript
3 3 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (5.56%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Groovy
4 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 16 (88.89%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
5 1 (5.56%) Atlassian