The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 574 589 522
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -67
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 40 35 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.069% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% 0.087% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 39
Median daily rate £330 £358 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +32.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £170 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £443 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £379 £263
% change year-on-year
-0.99% +44.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 1
Median hourly rate £17.45 £14.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.88% +1.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £13.50 -
% change year-on-year
+29.25% -
Software Distribution
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40476 40379 38005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.14% 79.38% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 27167 26056 24404
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 908 1151 1143
Median hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Software Distribution Daily Rate Trend in England

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Software Distribution Daily Rate Histogram in England

Software Distribution
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Software Distribution Hourly Rate Trend in England

Software Distribution
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Software Distribution Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Software Distribution
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
South East -2 16 £425 +150.00% 1
North East - 15 £263 - 2
South West - 4 £750 -
North West - 3 £750 -
Yorkshire +10 2 £400 -
London -1 1 £523 +19.42%
West Midlands -12 1 £750 -
Software Distribution
UK

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 England region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
3 31 (52.54%) SCCM
4 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
5 19 (32.20%) Security Cleared
6 18 (30.51%) Windows 7
6 18 (30.51%) Windows Server
7 17 (28.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 16 (27.12%) Citrix
8 16 (27.12%) SQL
9 15 (25.42%) DNS
9 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
9 15 (25.42%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (23.73%) VMware
10 14 (23.73%) Software Delivery
11 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
11 13 (22.03%) ITIL
12 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
13 11 (18.64%) Linux
13 11 (18.64%) DHCP
13 11 (18.64%) Patch Management
14 10 (16.95%) VBScript
14 10 (16.95%) MSI
14 10 (16.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 10 (16.95%) Degree
14 10 (16.95%) XenApp
14 10 (16.95%) AppSense
15 9 (15.25%) XenServer
15 9 (15.25%) XenDesktop
15 9 (15.25%) VB

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (5.08%) IBM Notes
1 3 (5.08%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Acrobat
1 3 (5.08%) MS Office
2 2 (3.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) GitHub
1 2 (3.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (25.42%) DNS
2 11 (18.64%) DHCP
3 8 (13.56%) SAN
4 5 (8.47%) IPsec
4 5 (8.47%) NAS
5 3 (5.08%) HTTP
5 3 (5.08%) HTTPS
5 3 (5.08%) Internet
5 3 (5.08%) SMS
5 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.08%) VPN
6 1 (1.69%) Broadband
6 1 (1.69%) Firewall
6 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) MySQL
2 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (16.95%) MSI
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (3.39%) Banking
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (10.17%) SCCM Engineer
1 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
2 5 (8.47%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) Architect
3 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support
3 4 (6.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (6.78%) Integration Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Analyst
4 3 (5.08%) SAN Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 3 (5.08%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Desktop Support
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (3.39%) Technical Services Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.47%) Clustering
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.39%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.39%) BYOD
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 18 (30.51%) Windows 7
2 18 (30.51%) Windows Server
3 11 (18.64%) Linux
4 8 (13.56%) Windows XP
5 5 (8.47%) Solaris
6 4 (6.78%) Windows 10
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.08%) Unix
7 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (3.39%) Android
8 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.39%) SUSE
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Phone
8 2 (3.39%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) Configuration Management
2 14 (23.73%) Software Delivery
3 13 (22.03%) ITIL
4 11 (18.64%) Patch Management
5 7 (11.86%) Coaching
5 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
6 6 (10.17%) Release Management
7 5 (8.47%) Analytics
7 5 (8.47%) Server Building
8 4 (6.78%) Incident Management
8 4 (6.78%) Project Management
8 4 (6.78%) Software Deployment
9 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
9 3 (5.08%) Change Control
10 2 (3.39%) DevOps
10 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (3.39%) High Availability
10 2 (3.39%) Migration
11 1 (1.69%) Compatibility Testing
11 1 (1.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.12%) SQL
2 12 (20.34%) PowerShell
3 10 (16.95%) VBScript
4 9 (15.25%) T-SQL
4 9 (15.25%) VB
5 4 (6.78%) Perl
6 2 (3.39%) Java
6 2 (3.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.95%) Degree
4 7 (11.86%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (10.17%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.86%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 10 (16.95%) XenApp
4 9 (15.25%) XenDesktop
4 9 (15.25%) XenServer
5 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (52.54%) SCCM
2 17 (28.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 10 (16.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (13.56%) Tivoli
5 5 (8.47%) Netcool
6 3 (5.08%) DameWare
6 3 (5.08%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.39%) Puppet
7 2 (3.39%) SCOM
8 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.12%) Citrix
3 14 (23.73%) VMware
4 10 (16.95%) AppSense
5 8 (13.56%) HP
6 5 (8.47%) Intel Security
6 5 (8.47%) Veritas
7 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.08%) Adobe
8 3 (5.08%) Lotus
8 3 (5.08%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (3.39%) BMC
9 2 (3.39%) Borland
9 2 (3.39%) Oracle
10 1 (1.69%) Dell
10 1 (1.69%) Remedy
10 1 (1.69%) Symantec
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: £27.5 - £30 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £200 - 300 per day + Negotiable Day Rate
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