The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Software Packaging skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software 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
Software Packaging
England / Yorkshire
Rank 124 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.094% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.28% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £290 £275
% change year-on-year +63.79% +5.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.00 - -

Software Packaging is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 717 850 799
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.66% 30.31% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 601 499
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Software Packaging
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Software Packaging as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Packaging in Yorkshire

Software Packaging
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Packaging in Yorkshire

Software Packaging
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Packaging in Yorkshire

Software 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 Software 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
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 -
Software Packaging
England

Software Packaging
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software 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 Software Packaging.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control

Software 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) GitHub
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Build Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Field Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware