The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 27 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 10 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 5.99% 5.06% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.45% 5.26% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 11
Median daily rate £321 £330 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.87% +22.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £318 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £342 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £270 £320
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -15.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% +3.33%
Software Distribution
Renfrewshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 76 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 92.81% 96.20% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 51 103
Median daily rate £320 £330 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £252 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £53.22 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.08% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine 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 Erskine

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Software Distribution Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 15 (78.95%) HP
2 14 (73.68%) ITIL
3 12 (63.16%) Python
3 12 (63.16%) Degree
4 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
5 9 (47.37%) OVPA
5 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Java
5 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
5 9 (47.37%) Virtual Environments
5 9 (47.37%) Virtual Team Management
5 9 (47.37%) Virtual Team
6 8 (42.11%) French Language
6 8 (42.11%) German Language
7 7 (36.84%) SCCM
7 7 (36.84%) HTTP
7 7 (36.84%) HTTPS
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 6 (31.58%) Windows
8 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
8 6 (31.58%) Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (31.58%) Escalation Management
9 5 (26.32%) SQL
10 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (21.05%) OpenStack

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 4 (21.05%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) HTTP
1 7 (36.84%) HTTPS
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
2 3 (15.79%) iSCSI
2 3 (15.79%) NAS
2 3 (15.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (42.11%) French Language
1 8 (42.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Tester
2 1 (5.26%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Software Design Engineer
2 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 2 (10.53%) JSON
2 2 (10.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Computer Science
2 9 (47.37%) Virtual Team
3 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
4 3 (15.79%) Public Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 4 (21.05%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) AIX
3 2 (10.53%) HPUX
3 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Solaris
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Virtual Environments
2 9 (47.37%) Virtual Team Management
3 6 (31.58%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
3 6 (31.58%) Escalation Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.26%) OO
6 1 (5.26%) Service Design
6 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Python
2 9 (47.37%) Java
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.79%) Jython
4 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.53%) Perl
5 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Degree
2 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
2 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.26%) OCA
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) OVPA
2 7 (36.84%) SCCM
3 6 (31.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) BladeLogic
4 3 (15.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (15.79%) Puppet
4 3 (15.79%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) HP
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.79%) BMC
3 3 (15.79%) CA
3 3 (15.79%) Dell