The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Distribution
England / London
Rank 394 408 386
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 14 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.019% 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.023% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 9
Median daily rate £418 £126 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+230.69% -49.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £121 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £131 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £130 £340
% change year-on-year
+76.92% -61.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.26 - £25.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £16.64 -
% change year-on-year
-27.87% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16430 17382 16863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.45% 84.20% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11872 12353 12152
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 211 188
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Software Distribution Daily Rate Trend in London

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Software Distribution Daily Rate Histogram in London

Software Distribution
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Software Distribution Hourly Rate Trend in London

Software Distribution
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
City of London +5 2 £296 +123.58%
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 14 (73.68%) SCCM
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
2 14 (73.68%) Patch Management
3 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) WSUS
5 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
6 9 (47.37%) Citrix
6 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
7 8 (42.11%) Apple
7 8 (42.11%) Linux
7 8 (42.11%) Android
7 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
8 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
8 7 (36.84%) XenApp
8 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
8 7 (36.84%) Google
8 7 (36.84%) Python
8 7 (36.84%) Mac OS X
8 7 (36.84%) HP
8 7 (36.84%) Dell
8 7 (36.84%) Symantec
8 7 (36.84%) Migration
9 6 (31.58%) Ubuntu
9 6 (31.58%) Xen
9 6 (31.58%) Use Case
9 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) G Suite
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) DNS
1 3 (15.79%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.26%) Cloudera CDH
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) Impala
1 1 (5.26%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MSI
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Design Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
1 1 (5.26%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Cloud Native
2 3 (15.79%) BYOD
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Reinsurance
4 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows 7
3 9 (47.37%) Windows 10
4 8 (42.11%) Android
4 8 (42.11%) Apple iOS
4 8 (42.11%) Linux
5 7 (36.84%) Mac OS X
6 6 (31.58%) Ubuntu
7 3 (15.79%) Mac OS
7 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (10.53%) Unix
9 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
1 14 (73.68%) Patch Management
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (31.58%) Translating Business Requirements
3 6 (31.58%) Use Case
3 6 (31.58%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Application Packaging
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (15.79%) Release Management
5 3 (15.79%) Security Hardening
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Ticket Management
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 1 (5.26%) DevOps
7 1 (5.26%) Line Management
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 7 (36.84%) Bash Shell
2 7 (36.84%) Python
3 4 (21.05%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) VBScript
5 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) CCA
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) MCTS
3 1 (5.26%) ACMT
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (5.26%) GISP
3 1 (5.26%) MCDST
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) XenApp
2 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
3 6 (31.58%) BitLocker
3 6 (31.58%) Xen
4 4 (21.05%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (15.79%) vSphere
6 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
7 1 (5.26%) Apache Flume
7 1 (5.26%) Docker
7 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (73.68%) SCCM
2 11 (57.89%) WSUS
3 4 (21.05%) Sysprep
4 2 (10.53%) Casper Suite
4 2 (10.53%) SCSM
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Citrix
3 8 (42.11%) Apple
4 7 (36.84%) Dell
4 7 (36.84%) Google
4 7 (36.84%) HP
4 7 (36.84%) Symantec
5 6 (31.58%) ServiceNow
6 5 (26.32%) LANDesk
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) MobileIron
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.26%) Cisco
8 1 (5.26%) Cloudera
8 1 (5.26%) Informatica
8 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
8 1 (5.26%) Lotus
8 1 (5.26%) Qualys