The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Application Packaging
England / Yorkshire
Rank 123 134 126
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8  
Contract jobs citing Application Packaging 3 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.14% 0.036% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.044% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £313 - £358
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 - £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +10.70% -3.21%  
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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1755 2268 2147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 82.39% 80.88% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 1527 1390
Median daily rate £410 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 64 60
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.21% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £10.20 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.34 £34.25 £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 Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Application Packaging in Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Application Packaging in Yorkshire

Application Packaging
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Application Packaging within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £325 -
Application Packaging
England

Application Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Application Packaging.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (20.00%) Chat Support
4 1 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) AppDNA
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Apple
4 1 (20.00%) MSI

Application Packaging
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
1 1 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Games
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Chat Support
2 1 (20.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 1 (20.00%) Disk Encryption
2 1 (20.00%) DNA
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) AppDNA
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Apple
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Intel