Period
to 21 October 2017

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 October 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
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 860 862
Rank change year-on-year +15 +2 -53
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 30 24 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.023% 0.033%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 18
UK median daily rate £300 £325 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -14.75% +16.41%
10th Percentile £261 £231 £213
90th Percentile £377 £385 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £320 £350
% change year-on-year -8.59% -8.57% +9.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 18306 17478 15942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.43% 16.46% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 12687 11825 10550
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 291 257 312
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +4.46% +3.87%
10th Percentile £30.25 £24.00 £24.53
90th Percentile £63.75 £53.75 £49.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.37
% change year-on-year +3.66% +4.14% +4.99%

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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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing InstallShield over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 October 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
England +44 27 £300 -9.09% 1
London +11 15 £300 -11.11%
UK excluding London +39 13 £293 -8.59% 1
East of England - 4 £344 -
North of England +81 2 £313 -8.09%
Midlands +39 2 £273 -25.28% 1
West Midlands +32 2 £273 -25.28% 1
South East +17 2 £263 -13.93%
South West +12 2 £225 -29.69%
North West - 2 £313 -
Scotland +16 1 £275 +22.22%

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows 7
3 18 (60.00%) MSI
4 17 (56.67%) SCCM
5 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (40.00%) VBScript
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (36.67%) VMware
8 10 (33.33%) Application Packaging
8 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 10 (33.33%) Windows 10
9 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (26.67%) WiX
10 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (23.33%) Citrix
10 7 (23.33%) VB
10 7 (23.33%) C#
11 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
11 6 (20.00%) ThinApp
12 5 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
12 5 (16.67%) Wise Package Studio
13 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
13 4 (13.33%) Confluence
13 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
13 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
13 4 (13.33%) XenApp
13 4 (13.33%) JIRA

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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 4 (13.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (60.00%) MSI
2 8 (26.67%) WiX
3 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (16.67%) Wise Package Studio
5 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
5 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 4 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.67%) CMake
6 2 (6.67%) Gradle
6 2 (6.67%) SpecFlow
6 2 (6.67%) TestComplete
7 1 (3.33%) Inno Setup
7 1 (3.33%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 4 (13.33%) Front Office
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Applications Packager
2 5 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) MSI Packager
5 2 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) SCCM Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Software Packager
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Build Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) WCF
1 4 (13.33%) WinForms
2 2 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (6.67%) LINQ
2 2 (6.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (6.67%) WPF
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) XSD
3 1 (3.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (90.00%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (16.67%) Application Virtualisation
4 4 (13.33%) SOA
4 4 (13.33%) Software Deployment
5 3 (10.00%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 2 (6.67%) Line Management
6 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
6 2 (6.67%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (40.00%) VBScript
3 7 (23.33%) C#
3 7 (23.33%) VB
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
5 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
6 2 (6.67%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Delphi
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) Terminal Server
4 4 (13.33%) XenApp
5 2 (6.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (56.67%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) ThinApp
3 2 (6.67%) WSUS
4 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) VMware
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Citrix
4 4 (13.33%) Atlassian
5 3 (10.00%) AppSense
6 1 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (3.33%) Intel
6 1 (3.33%) Trend Micro