The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 140 117 133
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 11 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.34% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.47% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 1
Average daily rate
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£310 £245 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -51.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £245 £275
% change year-on-year
+37.75% -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +7.89%
Software Deployment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2400 1707 2166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.42% 71.93% 69.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1459 854 1138
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £515 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 121 221
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.53% +7.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.55 £15.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the East of England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the East of England region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Hertfordshire -10 10 £385 - 1
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) SCCM
4 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
4 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
4 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
4 5 (23.81%) Oracle
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) Dell
4 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) HPUX
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (19.05%) EqualLogic
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 4 (19.05%) HP Superdome
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
6 3 (14.29%) Release Management
6 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
3 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 3 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) SSL
4 2 (9.52%) FirePass
4 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 5 (23.81%) Telecoms
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Server Support
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Client/Server
2 4 (19.05%) HP Superdome
2 4 (19.05%) EqualLogic
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) Clustering
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) HPUX
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Release Management
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Security Testing
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (9.52%) MCSE
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (4.76%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Dell
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Lotus
4 2 (9.52%) Altiris
4 2 (9.52%) F5
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
4 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Zeacom