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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 590 644 611
Rank change year-on-year +54 -33  
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 10 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.025% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.12% 0.17% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 16
Median daily rate £365 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.28% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £280 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £505 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £299 £290 £409
% change year-on-year +3.05% -29.00%  
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 8069 8249 7233
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.41% 14.76% 12.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5485 5602 4628
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 160 144
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.45 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +14.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £28.70 £25.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.10 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.00
% change year-on-year +0.49% +14.29%  

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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 8 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 30 April 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 +51 8 £365 -2.66% 2
London +27 6 £365 -14.11%
City of London -7 5 £365 -30.47%
West Midlands +26 2 £263 -
Birmingham +14 2 £263 -
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
South Wales - 1 £325 -
Wales - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (68.75%) MSI
4 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
5 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
6 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (31.25%) AppSense
9 4 (25.00%) VMware
9 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
9 4 (25.00%) Software Packaging
9 4 (25.00%) VBScript
9 4 (25.00%) User Experience
10 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
10 3 (18.75%) Citrix
10 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (18.75%) Law
10 3 (18.75%) Banking
11 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
11 2 (12.50%) Middleware
11 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
11 2 (12.50%) Finance
11 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (12.50%) Degree
11 2 (12.50%) Line Management
12 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy

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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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Banking
1 3 (18.75%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Applications Packager
2 4 (25.00%) Software Packager
3 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (18.75%) Patch Management
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
4 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (25.00%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) AppSense
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix