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 June 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.

Software Packaging
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 145 149
Contract jobs citing Software Packaging 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire - 0.035% 0.068%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.10% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £555 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +217.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £330 £282
% change year-on-year -6.06% +17.02%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 739 965 760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.62% 34.20% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 691 518
Median daily rate £388 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £10.93 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £16.77 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Packaging in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Packaging in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity

Software Packaging
Co-occurring 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 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Build Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python