The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Software Distribution skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Distribution over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Distribution
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 32 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3  
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 9 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.46% 0.73% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 0.85% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year -22.58% +4.02%  

Software Distribution is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 225 236 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 86.54% 86.45% 80.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 132 111
Median daily rate £450 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -49.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £10.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.00 £116.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Software Distribution as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Distribution in Bracknell

Software Distribution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Software Distribution in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Distribution in Bracknell

Software Distribution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Distribution in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 15 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 9 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 9 (60.00%) Internet
3 8 (53.33%) HP
3 8 (53.33%) SMS
3 8 (53.33%) Release Management
3 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
3 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 6 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (40.00%) IIS
5 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Server Patching
5 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
5 6 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
5 6 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (20.00%) Office Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (6.67%) Sophos
7 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Software Distribution
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 6 (40.00%) IIS
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (40.00%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Internet
2 8 (53.33%) SMS
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Operations Technician
2 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
1 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Software Deployment
2 8 (53.33%) Release Management
2 8 (53.33%) Software Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
3 6 (40.00%) Security Operations
3 6 (40.00%) Server Patching
4 3 (20.00%) Office Automation
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 15 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Intel Security
2 8 (53.33%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos