The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 188 200 173
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 12 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.12% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.15% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 25
Average daily rate
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£600 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -5.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £12.50 £12.94
% change year-on-year
+33.76% -3.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4402 5249 4652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.02% 77.21% 75.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3470 3862 3529
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 88
Average hourly rate £18.50 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.27% -32.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £52.82 £107.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
3 11 (45.83%) Finance
4 10 (41.67%) Blackberry
4 10 (41.67%) MS Office
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 9 (37.50%) Altiris
5 9 (37.50%) Banking
6 7 (29.17%) VPN
6 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
7 6 (25.00%) SLA
7 6 (25.00%) IBM
7 6 (25.00%) Internet
7 6 (25.00%) Financial Institution
7 6 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (25.00%) Handset
7 6 (25.00%) Wireless
7 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
7 6 (25.00%) assyst
7 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
7 6 (25.00%) XenApp
7 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
8 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) VMware
8 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
8 5 (20.83%) Citrix
8 5 (20.83%) DNS

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.67%) Lync
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (41.67%) MS Office
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) assyst
2 3 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) VPN
2 6 (25.00%) Internet
2 6 (25.00%) Wireless
3 5 (20.83%) DNS
4 4 (16.67%) Extranet
4 4 (16.67%) Firewall
4 4 (16.67%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) LAN
5 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 9 (37.50%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 6 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Service Desk Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
1 7 (29.17%) Service Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Automation Specialist
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Market Data Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Market Data Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Electronics Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (12.50%) Django
1 3 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Blackberry
2 6 (25.00%) Handset
2 6 (25.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (12.50%) Derivative
3 3 (12.50%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
3 7 (29.17%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (4.17%) Mac OS
5 1 (4.17%) Android
5 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (16.67%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (12.50%) ITSM
3 3 (12.50%) Service Management
3 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) XenApp
3 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 4 (16.67%) UAG
5 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
5 3 (12.50%) Firmware
5 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
6 1 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 5 (20.83%) Backup Exec
2 3 (12.50%) WSUS
2 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 3 (12.50%) Control-M
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
3 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Altiris
3 6 (25.00%) IBM
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) Symantec
6 3 (12.50%) Remedy
6 3 (12.50%) McAfee
6 3 (12.50%) AppSense
6 3 (12.50%) Wyse
6 3 (12.50%) BMC
7 2 (8.33%) Trayport
7 2 (8.33%) MarketAxess
8 1 (4.17%) EMC
8 1 (4.17%) Lotus
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