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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Distribution
Rank 268 249 220
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -29
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 13 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.11% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 16
Average daily rate £358 £360 £155
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +132.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £360 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £360 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £210
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +80.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.45 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.45 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+58.63% -
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
7654 7741 6995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.46% 77.75% 74.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4724 4349 3897
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 281 276
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 9 £335 -6.87% 4
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 -
Berkshire +1 1 - -
Software Distribution
England

Software Distribution
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
3 14 (48.28%) Windows
4 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
5 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
5 11 (37.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 10 (34.48%) ITIL
7 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
8 8 (27.59%) Change Control
8 8 (27.59%) PeopleSoft
8 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
8 8 (27.59%) VPN
8 8 (27.59%) IBM Notes
8 8 (27.59%) Internet
8 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
8 8 (27.59%) Lotus
8 8 (27.59%) Acrobat
8 8 (27.59%) Adobe
8 8 (27.59%) SAN
8 8 (27.59%) DameWare
8 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
8 8 (27.59%) Release Management
9 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
9 7 (24.14%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (20.69%) SCCM
10 6 (20.69%) Patch Management
11 5 (17.24%) Server Building
11 5 (17.24%) NAS
11 5 (17.24%) IPsec
11 5 (17.24%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 8 (27.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Acrobat
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) Internet
1 8 (27.59%) SAN
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
1 8 (27.59%) VPN
2 5 (17.24%) IPsec
2 5 (17.24%) NAS
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
1 5 (17.24%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Service Analyst
1 5 (17.24%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
1 5 (17.24%) Technical Analyst
1 5 (17.24%) Technical Services Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Integration Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) SCCM Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Build Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 11 (37.93%) Windows XP
3 5 (17.24%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Solaris
4 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Configuration Management
2 10 (34.48%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Change Control
3 8 (27.59%) Incident Management
3 8 (27.59%) Release Management
4 6 (20.69%) Patch Management
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Server Building
6 4 (13.79%) Coaching
6 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.34%) Software Delivery
7 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
8 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (24.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (27.59%) DameWare
2 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
3 6 (20.69%) SCCM
4 5 (17.24%) Netcool
5 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 8 (27.59%) Adobe
2 8 (27.59%) Lotus
2 8 (27.59%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (17.24%) Citrix
3 5 (17.24%) Veritas
4 4 (13.79%) Intel Security
5 3 (10.34%) HP
6 2 (6.90%) Borland
7 1 (3.45%) Becrypt
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