The first table below looks at the demand for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 75 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.63% 0.29% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.41% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +7.89%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
952 731 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.49% 71.46% 68.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 560 350 334
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.42 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £32.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Software Deployment
Scotland

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Deployment.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Vista
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
4 4 (36.36%) MSI
4 4 (36.36%) InstallShield
4 4 (36.36%) VBScript
4 4 (36.36%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
5 3 (27.27%) Wise Package Studio
5 3 (27.27%) Lumension
5 3 (27.27%) Dell KACE
5 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
5 3 (27.27%) SLA
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Dell
5 3 (27.27%) CA
5 3 (27.27%) AppSense
6 1 (9.09%) Novell
6 1 (9.09%) ZENworks
6 1 (9.09%) Finance

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Software Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MSI
1 4 (36.36%) InstallShield
2 3 (27.27%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Desktop Support
1 7 (63.64%) Support Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 7 (63.64%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Vista
3 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
1 4 (36.36%) VB
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) CA
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) AppSense
2 3 (27.27%) Lumension
2 3 (27.27%) Dell KACE
3 1 (9.09%) Novell