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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 30 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 22 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 8.56% 3.70% 7.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.44% 4.08% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 12
Median daily rate £326 £330 £274
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +20.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £318 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £342 £447
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £310 £274
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +13.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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
233 98 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 90.66% 90.74% 85.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 51 115
Median daily rate £325 £330 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £220 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £34.25 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -79.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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
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 26 September 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 -11 22 £326 -1.36%
Software Distribution
Scotland

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 20 (62.50%) HP
3 19 (59.38%) Degree
4 18 (56.25%) Computer Science
5 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
5 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
5 17 (53.13%) Virtual Environments
6 16 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 14 (43.75%) Python
8 13 (40.63%) HTTP
8 13 (40.63%) HTTPS
8 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
8 13 (40.63%) SCCM
9 12 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
9 12 (37.50%) Analytics
9 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (34.38%) Linux
10 11 (34.38%) SQL
11 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
12 9 (28.13%) SAN
12 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
12 9 (28.13%) Java
12 9 (28.13%) OVPA
12 9 (28.13%) NAS
12 9 (28.13%) Virtual Team Management
12 9 (28.13%) Virtual Team
13 8 (25.00%) French Language
13 8 (25.00%) German Language
13 8 (25.00%) Windows
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 7 (21.88%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (40.63%) HTTP
1 13 (40.63%) HTTPS
2 9 (28.13%) NAS
2 9 (28.13%) SAN
3 5 (15.63%) Firewall
3 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
4 4 (12.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) French Language
1 8 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (9.38%) Software Design Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Automation Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Design Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Tester
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Middleware
2 2 (6.25%) JSON
2 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (56.25%) Computer Science
2 12 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (28.13%) Virtual Team
4 6 (18.75%) Management Information System
5 4 (12.50%) Clustering
6 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (18.75%) Solaris
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.25%) AIX
4 2 (6.25%) HPUX
4 2 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (68.75%) ITIL
2 17 (53.13%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (37.50%) Analytics
4 9 (28.13%) Virtual Team Management
5 7 (21.88%) Service Design
6 6 (18.75%) Capacity Management
6 6 (18.75%) Escalation Management
7 5 (15.63%) ITSM
8 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
8 4 (12.50%) Server Building
9 3 (9.38%) OO
10 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Automated Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Knowledge Management
11 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
11 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
11 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
11 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) Python
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) Java
4 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.63%) Jython
4 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
2 17 (53.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 13 (40.63%) SCCM
3 9 (28.13%) OVPA
4 5 (15.63%) BladeLogic
4 5 (15.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 5 (15.63%) Puppet
4 5 (15.63%) SCOrch
5 4 (12.50%) Netcool
5 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) HP
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.63%) BMC
3 5 (15.63%) CA
3 5 (15.63%) Dell
4 4 (12.50%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) Veritas