The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Application Packaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Application Packaging over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank - 115 104
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.053% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.064% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £331 £350
% change year-on-year +13.20% -5.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £15.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +52.38% -7.35%  

Application Packaging is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1127 1567 1511
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 84.36% 82.47% 84.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 1086 980
Median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 36
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.46% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £9.12 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.90 £21.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Application Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Application Packaging as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Application Packaging in West Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Application Packaging in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in West Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in West Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Application Packaging also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (50.00%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Apple
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Back Office
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 1 (50.00%) Disk Encryption
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Apple
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft