The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 21 37 22
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 20 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.43% 2.87% 7.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.82% 3.21% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 10
Median daily rate £342 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% +18.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £400 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £405 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £400 £333
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £15.64 -
% change year-on-year
+29.49% -
Software Distribution
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 156 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 89.14% 89.66% 90.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 112 109
Median daily rate £340 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £423 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Software Distribution Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Software Distribution Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Software Distribution
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Erskine +13 20 £342 -14.50%
Software Distribution
Scotland

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 18 (60.00%) HP
2 18 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (56.67%) Degree
3 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
3 17 (56.67%) Virtual Environments
4 16 (53.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 15 (50.00%) HTTP
5 15 (50.00%) HTTPS
5 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (46.67%) Linux
6 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (40.00%) Python
7 12 (40.00%) SAN
7 12 (40.00%) SCCM
7 12 (40.00%) NAS
8 11 (36.67%) Analytics
9 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (30.00%) Service Design
11 8 (26.67%) Windows
11 8 (26.67%) Solaris
12 6 (20.00%) BladeLogic
12 6 (20.00%) IPsec
12 6 (20.00%) Clustering

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 6 (20.00%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) HTTP
1 15 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 12 (40.00%) NAS
2 12 (40.00%) SAN
3 6 (20.00%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) IPsec
3 6 (20.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) French Language
1 5 (16.67%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Software Design Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
5 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (56.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (20.00%) Clustering
3 6 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 8 (26.67%) Solaris
2 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) HPUX
4 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) ITIL
2 17 (56.67%) Virtual Environments
3 11 (36.67%) Analytics
4 9 (30.00%) Service Design
5 6 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (20.00%) ITSM
5 6 (20.00%) Server Building
5 6 (20.00%) Virtual Team Management
6 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 4 (13.33%) Escalation Management
6 4 (13.33%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 12 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) Jython
3 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 18 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (56.67%) Degree
3 9 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (53.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 12 (40.00%) SCCM
3 6 (20.00%) BladeLogic
3 6 (20.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 6 (20.00%) Netcool
3 6 (20.00%) OVPA
3 6 (20.00%) Puppet
3 6 (20.00%) SCOrch
3 6 (20.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (60.00%) HP
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) BMC
3 6 (20.00%) CA
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) Dell
3 6 (20.00%) Veritas