The table below looks at the statistics for the Deployment Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Deployment Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Specialist
Rank 587 551 527
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Specialist 2 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.021% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Average daily rate
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£358 £438 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.28% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £317 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £438 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £438 £276
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +58.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Deployment Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46377 43815 42054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.76% 92.62% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29997 26942 24224
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1904 1934 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Deployment Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Deployment Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Deployment Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Deployment Specialist Daily Rate Trend in England

Deployment Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Deployment Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in England

Deployment Specialist
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 18 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 1 £415 +32.80%
South East - - - -
East of England - - - -
Deployment Specialist
UK

Deployment Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Deployment Specialist in their job title 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 with Deployment Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
3 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (29.41%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
6 2 (11.76%) SCCM
6 2 (11.76%) XenApp
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.76%) Citrix
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
6 2 (11.76%) Back Office
6 2 (11.76%) Wyse
7 1 (5.88%) Validation

Deployment Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Deployment Specialist in their job title 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 with Deployment Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Release Management
1 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (29.41%) Automated Testing
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CCNP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Citrix
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Wyse
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee
2 1 (5.88%) Sophos
2 1 (5.88%) Motorola
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco