The table below looks at the statistics for Software Distribution skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Distribution
Rank 241 218 195
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -23
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 19 27 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.30% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.41% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 17
Average daily rate
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£170 £350 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.42% +112.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £199 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £494 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £323 £275
% change year-on-year
-47.28% +17.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -36.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- -36.84%
Software Distribution
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7041 6630 6053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.04% 74.29% 71.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4133 3654 3167
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £243 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 254 281
Average hourly rate £22.83 £26.98 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.36% -10.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.41 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Software Distribution
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Software Distribution Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software Distribution Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Software Distribution
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Distribution across the South East region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Software Distribution Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Software Distribution
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software Distribution Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Software Distribution
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -6 9 £358 -19.66% 1
Berkshire +14 8 £170 -19.04% 1
East Sussex - 1 £135 -
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 22 (68.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 17 (53.13%) Windows
3 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
4 16 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (43.75%) Software Delivery
5 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 12 (37.50%) HP
6 12 (37.50%) McAfee
7 11 (34.38%) SMS
7 11 (34.38%) Software Deployment
8 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
9 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) Solaris
11 6 (18.75%) Linux
11 6 (18.75%) DNS
11 6 (18.75%) Citrix
11 6 (18.75%) SAN
11 6 (18.75%) Veritas
11 6 (18.75%) Tivoli
11 6 (18.75%) Netcool
11 6 (18.75%) IPsec
11 6 (18.75%) Clustering
11 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.75%) Server Building
11 6 (18.75%) NAS
12 5 (15.63%) Windows 7

Software Distribution
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Office
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) SMS
2 6 (18.75%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 6 (18.75%) IPsec
2 6 (18.75%) NAS
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) StarTeam
2 1 (3.13%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 6 (18.75%) Integration Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (6.25%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) IT Support
4 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (3.13%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 6 (18.75%) Solaris
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.63%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Software Delivery
2 11 (34.38%) Software Deployment
3 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.75%) Server Building
5 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (9.38%) Release Management
7 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Office Automation
7 1 (3.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (53.13%) SC Cleared
3 16 (50.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (68.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (18.75%) Tivoli
2 6 (18.75%) Netcool
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) HP
1 12 (37.50%) McAfee
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) Veritas
4 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 4 (12.50%) Becrypt
5 3 (9.38%) Borland
6 1 (3.13%) Remedy
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