The first table below looks at the demand for InstallShield skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited InstallShield over the 3 months to 23 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 Development Applications category for the Scotland 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Flexera InstallShield
Rank 116 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing InstallShield 9 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.25% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.97% 2.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £304 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.75 -
Development Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
303 255 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.33% 10.56% 7.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 153 106
Average daily rate £375 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £284 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 12
Average hourly rate £32.00 £42.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.70% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £42.50 £24.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £44.50 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +8.00%
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InstallShield
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing InstallShield across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

InstallShield Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

InstallShield
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

InstallShield Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

InstallShield Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

InstallShield
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing InstallShield within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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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Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -21 4 £325 -
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InstallShield
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 16 (84.21%) MSI
3 13 (68.42%) VBScript
3 13 (68.42%) SCCM
4 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
4 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
4 12 (63.16%) VB
5 11 (57.89%) Migration
5 11 (57.89%) Application Packaging
6 10 (52.63%) Software Deployment
7 8 (42.11%) Finance
8 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
8 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
9 6 (31.58%) Wise Package Studio
9 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (31.58%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) Release Management
10 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
10 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
10 5 (26.32%) Novell
10 5 (26.32%) Project Management
10 5 (26.32%) ZENworks
10 5 (26.32%) McAfee
10 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
10 5 (26.32%) .NET
10 5 (26.32%) ITIL
10 5 (26.32%) Workflow
10 5 (26.32%) InfoPath
11 4 (21.05%) Citrix

InstallShield
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing InstallShield 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 InstallShield. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) InfoPath
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) MSI
2 6 (31.58%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Applications Packager
2 4 (21.05%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
3 1 (5.26%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Application Packaging
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
3 2 (10.53%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 12 (63.16%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Migration
2 10 (52.63%) Software Deployment
3 5 (26.32%) Release Management
3 5 (26.32%) Project Management
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Workflow
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) VBScript
2 12 (63.16%) PowerShell
2 12 (63.16%) VB
3 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) VB6
4 1 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (5.26%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) XenApp
4 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) SCCM
2 5 (26.32%) ZENworks
3 2 (10.53%) WMI
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Novell
3 5 (26.32%) McAfee
4 4 (21.05%) Citrix
5 3 (15.79%) Dell KACE
5 3 (15.79%) Dell