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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 165 195 185
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -10
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 5 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 6
Median daily rate £294 £475 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.15% +55.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £320 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £500 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £398 £313
% change year-on-year
-2.51% +27.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £17.98 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +5.55%
Software Deployment
London

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
2916 4778 4634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.34% 80.64% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2371 3783 3452
Median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 46
Median hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% +2.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 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
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 23 July 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 6 (40.00%) Migration
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) SCOM
4 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (33.33%) Puppet
4 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
5 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the City of 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
1 4 (26.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) IaaS
3 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) Extranet
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
6 1 (6.67%) DHCP
6 1 (6.67%) DMZ
6 1 (6.67%) Internet
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Hudson
1 4 (26.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.67%) AdminStudio
2 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Software Deployment Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Server Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Server Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
4 1 (6.67%) VMS
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (26.67%) Business Continuity
4 4 (26.67%) Capacity Management
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (20.00%) OO
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 4 (26.67%) UAG
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
1 5 (33.33%) SCOM
2 4 (26.67%) Backup Exec
2 4 (26.67%) IBM BigFix
2 4 (26.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 3 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 4 (26.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) HP