Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 806 853 824
Rank change year-on-year +47 -29 -44
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 27 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.028% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.15% 0.18% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 24
UK median daily rate £315 £325 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% -17.46% +11.70%
10th Percentile £256 £250 £233
90th Percentile £410 £431 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £274 £320 £388
% change year-on-year -14.42% -17.42% +29.17%
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 17434 17124 14978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.15% 15.84% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 11941 11646 9766
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £598 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £368
% change year-on-year +0.38% +8.44% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 275 283
UK median hourly rate £42.00 £42.25 £37.74
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +11.95% +0.64%
10th Percentile £28.75 £26.13 £21.52
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.25 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year +1.19% +8.71% +3.03%

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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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +40 23 £320 -3.03% 2
UK excluding London +38 13 £274 -14.42%
London +10 11 £365 +4.29% 2
Midlands - 4 £273 -
West Midlands - 4 £273 -
East of England - 3 £344 -
North of England +62 2 £313 -10.71%
North West +28 2 £313 -21.88%
South West +2 2 £225 -29.69%
Scotland +30 1 £275 +27.73%
South East +22 1 £263 -6.25%

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) SCCM
2 18 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 17 (62.96%) MSI
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
6 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
7 11 (40.74%) VMware
8 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
9 9 (33.33%) Application Packaging
9 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
10 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (29.63%) VBScript
11 7 (25.93%) Citrix
12 6 (22.22%) C#
12 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (22.22%) WiX
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (18.52%) SQL
13 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
13 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
14 4 (14.81%) VB
14 4 (14.81%) .NET
14 4 (14.81%) Confluence
14 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
14 4 (14.81%) JIRA
14 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
14 4 (14.81%) Software Deployment
14 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
14 4 (14.81%) Jenkins

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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 (14.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MSI
2 6 (22.22%) WiX
3 5 (18.52%) Visual Studio
4 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
4 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 4 (14.81%) JIRA
5 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
5 2 (7.41%) CMake
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
5 2 (7.41%) SpecFlow
5 2 (7.41%) TestComplete
5 2 (7.41%) Wise Package Studio
6 1 (3.70%) AdminStudio
6 1 (3.70%) Inno Setup
6 1 (3.70%) InstallAnywhere
General
1 3 (11.11%) Law
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Front Office
3 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Applications Packager
2 5 (18.52%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Packager
4 3 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Principal Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.70%) Build Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Delphi Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.70%) MSI Packager
6 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
2 3 (11.11%) WCF
2 3 (11.11%) WinForms
3 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
3 2 (7.41%) Silverlight
3 2 (7.41%) WPF
4 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.70%) LINQ
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) XSD
4 1 (3.70%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 9 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
4 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Application Packaging
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) Patch Management
3 4 (14.81%) Software Deployment
4 3 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Line Management
4 3 (11.11%) SOA
4 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) IT Strategy
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Security Patching
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
5 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) VBScript
3 6 (22.22%) C#
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) VB
6 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (7.41%) C++
7 2 (7.41%) Groovy
7 2 (7.41%) Java
8 1 (3.70%) C
8 1 (3.70%) Delphi
8 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) VirtualBox
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 18 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.70%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 4 (14.81%) Atlassian
5 3 (11.11%) AppSense
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Intel
6 1 (3.70%) Trend Micro