The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Deployment
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 8 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.24% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £195 £367 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.90% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £303 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.30% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.85 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-2.20% -29.55%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1580 2074 2126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.57% 82.11% 75.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 742 1108 1084
Median daily rate £425 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.32% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 61 45
Median hourly rate £23.34 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.58% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.57 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Software Deployment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +5 6 £190 -18.97%
Reading +14 1 £463 -7.50%
Software Deployment
South East

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 10 (83.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Software Distribution
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 9 (75.00%) SMS
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 7 (58.33%) Release Management
4 7 (58.33%) HP
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Firewall
7 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
7 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Sophos
7 1 (8.33%) Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (8.33%) JBoss
7 1 (8.33%) Progress
7 1 (8.33%) AIX
7 1 (8.33%) Solaris
7 1 (8.33%) IIS
7 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 1 (8.33%) Internet

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SMS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Project Control Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Server Support
2 1 (8.33%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Distribution
2 8 (66.67%) Software Delivery
3 7 (58.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 7 (58.33%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Progress
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) Sophos