Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 11 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 188 208
Rank change year-on-year -18 +20 -
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.098% 0.042% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.051% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
East of England median daily rate £145 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.00% - -
England median daily rate £180 £340 £388
% change year-on-year -47.06% -12.26% -16.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East of England median hourly rate - £19.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.81% -
England median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £15.64
% change year-on-year -4.00% -20.06% +4.25%

Software Distribution is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4238 3893 4442
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.02% 81.26% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 2257 2567
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £238
90th Percentile £578 £547 £575
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +0.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 308 399
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.02% +29.60% +1.79%
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.43
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% +10.70% +15.79%

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Software Distribution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Software Distribution in the East of England

Software Distribution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Distribution in the East of England

Software Distribution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Distribution in the East of England

Software Distribution
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Distribution within the East of England region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 3 £145 -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
Software Distribution
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (60.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (40.00%) Disk Encryption
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) MSI
3 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) PKI
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
4 1 (20.00%) Dell

Software Distribution
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (40.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Break/Fix
2 2 (40.00%) Disk Encryption
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Dell