Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 24 November 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 > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 601 587
Rank change year-on-year -12 -14 +9
Contract jobs citing Software Distribution 16 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.034% 0.042% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.039% 0.049% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 16
London median daily rate £180 £375 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.00% -33.04% +1.82%
10th Percentile £168 £142 £419
90th Percentile £355 £450 £638
England median daily rate £275 £340 £388
% change year-on-year -19.12% -12.26% -16.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40944 38874 39353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.93% 86.19% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29776 27868 28102
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 407 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.30 £50.05 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Software Distribution
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Software Distribution as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Software Distribution in London

Software Distribution
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Distribution in London

Software Distribution
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Distribution in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Distribution in London

Software Distribution
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Distribution in London

Software Distribution
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Central London +2 5 £223 +48.33%
Software Distribution
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 London region with a requirement for Software Distribution.

1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
4 7 (43.75%) Office 365
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
5 6 (37.50%) Patch Management
5 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
6 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
6 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (31.25%) DNS
6 5 (31.25%) DHCP
7 4 (25.00%) MCSE
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL
7 4 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
7 4 (25.00%) Adobe
7 4 (25.00%) EMC
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (25.00%) Security Management
7 4 (25.00%) German Language
7 4 (25.00%) Software Packaging
7 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
7 4 (25.00%) Vectorworks
7 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment

Software Distribution
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 4 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
1 4 (25.00%) Vectorworks
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
2 1 (6.25%) iTunes
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DHCP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (6.25%) VPN
3 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (25.00%) German Language
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Legal
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support
3 3 (18.75%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) PC Support
3 3 (18.75%) PC Support Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Patch Management
2 5 (31.25%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) Security Management
3 4 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
3 4 (25.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (25.00%) MCSE
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (25.00%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (18.75%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe
2 4 (25.00%) EMC
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (6.25%) BMC
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) VMware