The first table below looks at the demand for Software Distribution skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Distribution
Rank 395 380 420
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +40
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 17 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.042% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.092% 0.055% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
Average daily rate £400 £378 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-51.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- +36.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Distribution across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
City of London -14 3 £400 +17.64%
Chessington - - - -
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Software Distribution 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 Distribution.

1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 17 (65.38%) Windows
3 16 (61.54%) SCCM
4 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
5 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
5 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 6 (23.08%) Citrix
6 6 (23.08%) Internet
6 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
6 6 (23.08%) SQL
6 6 (23.08%) VBScript
7 5 (19.23%) IIS
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Clustering
8 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 4 (15.38%) WSUS
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
8 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 4 (15.38%) XenApp
8 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (15.38%) VB
8 4 (15.38%) IBM
8 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
8 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 3 (11.54%) Law
9 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
9 3 (11.54%) Intel

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Software Distribution 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 Distribution. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) Vectorworks
2 1 (3.85%) CINEMA 4D
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) CTI
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) PBX
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) SAN
4 1 (3.85%) Wireless
4 1 (3.85%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
1 1 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Law
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Publishing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) IT Security Architect
3 3 (11.54%) IT Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Security Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) IT Architect
3 3 (11.54%) SCCM Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Process Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Packager
5 1 (3.85%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Client/Server
2 5 (19.23%) Clustering
3 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (11.54%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (11.54%) iPhone
4 3 (11.54%) iPad
5 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
5 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.85%) AIX
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Migration
2 4 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
3 3 (11.54%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (11.54%) Cyber Security
3 3 (11.54%) E-Discovery
3 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
3 3 (11.54%) Document Management
3 3 (11.54%) Requirements Management
3 3 (11.54%) Information Security
4 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) MOF
5 1 (3.85%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Management
5 1 (3.85%) Service Management
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) VBScript
3 4 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCDST
2 1 (3.85%) MCTS
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 4 (15.38%) XenApp
3 3 (11.54%) Terminal Server
3 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) WSUS
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (7.69%) WMI
5 1 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.85%) MOM
5 1 (3.85%) SCOM
5 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.85%) SCSM
5 1 (3.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) Citrix
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Intel
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) Isilon
5 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.85%) Altiris
5 1 (3.85%) RightFax
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