The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 59 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.34% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £525 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+162.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +10.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.20 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-30.73% +7.89%
Software Deployment
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
524 418 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.51% 70.25% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 254 223
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.68 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Software Deployment
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) LPAR
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Software Deployment 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 Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle