The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 111 120 111
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 7 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.32% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.42% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £425 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £315 £274
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +15.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £100.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-87.50% +525.00%
Software Distribution
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1751 1884 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.39% 76.09% 76.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 961 1086 893
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £529 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 64 32
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.12% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £56.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Distribution as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Distribution across the Berkshire region.

Software Distribution Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Software Distribution
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Distribution across the Berkshire region.

Software Distribution Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Software Distribution
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell -4 7 - -
Software Distribution
South East

Software Distribution
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Distribution 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 12 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 12 (75.00%) Software Delivery
2 12 (75.00%) SMS
2 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 12 (75.00%) Release Management
2 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) SUSE
3 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) Perl
3 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (25.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Release Management
1 12 (75.00%) Software Delivery
1 12 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (25.00%) High Availability
2 4 (25.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) Perl
1 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (75.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) HP
2 12 (75.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (25.00%) VMware