The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 124 109 113
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.20% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.29% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£420 £126 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+232.67% -71.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £220 £275
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 - £19.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2099 1729 1779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.50% 69.97% 67.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 855 880
Average daily rate £379 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +44.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Software Deployment
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Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 8 (57.14%) MS Office
4 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (42.86%) SCCM
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (28.57%) Migration
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
7 3 (21.43%) CA
7 3 (21.43%) SLA
7 3 (21.43%) VBScript
7 3 (21.43%) VB
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) AppSense
7 3 (21.43%) MSI
7 3 (21.43%) Dell
7 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
7 3 (21.43%) Wise Package Studio
7 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
7 3 (21.43%) Lumension
7 3 (21.43%) Dell KACE
8 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
8 2 (14.29%) Banking
8 2 (14.29%) SharePoint

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MSI
1 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
1 3 (21.43%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Applications Packager
3 2 (14.29%) Transition Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
3 1 (7.14%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) VBScript
1 3 (21.43%) VB
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) CA
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) AppSense
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) Lumension
3 3 (21.43%) Dell KACE
4 1 (7.14%) Autodesk
4 1 (7.14%) Novell
4 1 (7.14%) Primavera
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