Period
to 21 February 2018

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 6 months to 21 February 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.

Flexera InstallShield
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 854 832 846
Rank change year-on-year -22 +14 -5
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 21 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.015% 0.028%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.088% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 20
UK median daily rate £300 £345 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -16.36% +27.41%
10th Percentile £263 £226 £260
90th Percentile £366 £568 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £299 £290
% change year-on-year +19.37% +3.27% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18,758 15,948 15,676
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.47% 16.61% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,146 10,682 10,470
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £613 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 278 397
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%
10th Percentile £29.00 £22.13 £24.04
90th Percentile £67.25 £53.75 £52.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +8.11%

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing InstallShield as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 9 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 6 months to 21 February 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
England -8 18 £275 -24.66% 9
UK excluding London -6 11 £358 +19.37% 3
London -14 10 £275 -43.59% 6
East of England - 4 - - 1
Wales +1 2 £358 +10.00%
North of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
South East - 2 - - 1
Scotland -22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing InstallShield 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 with a requirement for InstallShield.

1 17 (80.95%) MSI
2 15 (71.43%) Windows
3 13 (61.90%) SCCM
3 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
4 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) VBScript
6 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
7 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 5 (23.81%) C#
9 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
9 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
9 5 (23.81%) ThinApp
10 4 (19.05%) Application Virtualisation
10 4 (19.05%) Wise Package Studio
10 4 (19.05%) XenApp
10 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
10 4 (19.05%) VB
10 4 (19.05%) Citrix
11 3 (14.29%) SQL
11 3 (14.29%) DHCP
11 3 (14.29%) Terminal Server
11 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (14.29%) ITIL
11 3 (14.29%) SOA
11 3 (14.29%) WSUS
11 3 (14.29%) WCF

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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 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (9.52%) IBM Domino
1 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) MSI
2 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
3 4 (19.05%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (9.52%) AdminStudio
4 2 (9.52%) ClearCase
4 2 (9.52%) ClearQuest
4 2 (9.52%) WiX
General
1 3 (14.29%) Front Office
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Applications Packager
2 3 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared Application Packager
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.76%) MSI Packager
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Entity Framework
1 3 (14.29%) LINQ
1 3 (14.29%) WCF
1 3 (14.29%) WinForms
2 2 (9.52%) WPF
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) PKI
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows 7
3 9 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
2 4 (19.05%) Application Virtualisation
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) Disk Encryption
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) Software Distribution
3 3 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
4 2 (9.52%) Validation
5 1 (4.76%) Application Discovery
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.76%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 9 (42.86%) VBScript
3 5 (23.81%) C#
4 4 (19.05%) VB
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (9.52%) XAML
7 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) MCITP
3 2 (9.52%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) MCTS
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (19.05%) XenApp
4 3 (14.29%) BitLocker
4 3 (14.29%) Terminal Server
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) SCCM
2 5 (23.81%) ThinApp
3 3 (14.29%) WSUS
4 2 (9.52%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Lotus
3 2 (9.52%) VMware