The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 537 551 498
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -53
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 89 100 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 37
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £222 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 18
Median hourly rate £16.29 £18.49 £21.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.89% -12.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.90 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £23.05 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-34.21% +7.04%
Software Deployment
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41047 42746 40764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.47% 81.10% 77.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27382 28436 25881
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1034 1183 1137
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.76 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in England

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in England

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in England

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the England region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 30 £388 +13.97% 1
South East +9 22 £355 +10.93% 5
South West +22 12 £320 -14.66%
West Midlands -10 12 £330 -
North West +20 6 £433 +23.57% 1
East of England +10 4 - -
Yorkshire +12 2 - - 2
East Midlands -5 1 £376 - 2
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 England region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 112 (60.54%) Windows
2 74 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 70 (37.84%) Active Directory
4 65 (35.14%) SCCM
5 43 (23.24%) VMware
6 41 (22.16%) MS Office
7 40 (21.62%) ITIL
7 40 (21.62%) Windows Server
8 38 (20.54%) Data Centre
9 35 (18.92%) MS Excel
9 35 (18.92%) Citrix
10 33 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 33 (17.84%) PowerShell
10 33 (17.84%) Windows 7
11 31 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (16.76%) Configuration Management
12 30 (16.22%) Migration
12 30 (16.22%) SQL
13 29 (15.68%) Security Cleared
14 28 (15.14%) Release Management
15 27 (14.59%) Project Management
16 26 (14.05%) Finance
17 24 (12.97%) Firewall
17 24 (12.97%) Linux
17 24 (12.97%) DNS
17 24 (12.97%) Windows 10
18 23 (12.43%) HP
18 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
19 22 (11.89%) XenApp
19 22 (11.89%) Windows Server 2012

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 20 (10.81%) Skype for Business
2 12 (6.49%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.86%) OpenStack
4 8 (4.32%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.24%) Apache
6 5 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (2.70%) JBoss
6 5 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.16%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.62%) Confluence
8 3 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.08%) NetWeaver
9 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.54%) SAP EP
Applications
1 41 (22.16%) MS Office
2 35 (18.92%) MS Excel
3 14 (7.57%) MS Project
4 6 (3.24%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Staffware
2 3 (1.62%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.08%) Eikon
4 1 (0.54%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.81%) Office 365
3 17 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (5.41%) IaaS
5 7 (3.78%) PaaS
6 5 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.16%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.54%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.97%) DNS
1 24 (12.97%) Firewall
2 15 (8.11%) Network Security
3 14 (7.57%) DHCP
4 13 (7.03%) SMS
5 12 (6.49%) Skype
6 11 (5.95%) VPN
7 8 (4.32%) Extranet
7 8 (4.32%) LAN
7 8 (4.32%) WAN
8 7 (3.78%) Internet
9 6 (3.24%) MPLS
9 6 (3.24%) SAN
9 6 (3.24%) VLAN
10 5 (2.70%) LDAP
11 4 (2.16%) SSH
12 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
12 2 (1.08%) Wireless
13 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
13 1 (0.54%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.35%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.24%) Azure SQL Database
2 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.62%) DB2
5 2 (1.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.08%) MS Access
5 2 (1.08%) MySQL
5 2 (1.08%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 19 (10.27%) Jenkins
2 15 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.03%) Ant
3 13 (7.03%) JIRA
3 13 (7.03%) MSI
4 12 (6.49%) Subversion
5 11 (5.95%) Maven
6 8 (4.32%) Selenium
7 7 (3.78%) Eclipse
7 7 (3.78%) Hudson
8 5 (2.70%) Checkstyle
8 5 (2.70%) InstallShield
8 5 (2.70%) JUnit
8 5 (2.70%) QUnit
9 3 (1.62%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.08%) AdminStudio
10 2 (1.08%) Build Forge
10 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.08%) JMeter
10 2 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 26 (14.05%) Finance
2 11 (5.95%) Banking
3 5 (2.70%) Publishing
4 4 (2.16%) Games
5 2 (1.08%) Billing
5 2 (1.08%) Front Office
5 2 (1.08%) Legal
5 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.54%) Advertising
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (11.89%) Analyst
2 15 (8.11%) Architect
3 14 (7.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 14 (7.57%) Desktop Support
4 13 (7.03%) Support Engineer
5 12 (6.49%) Server Engineer
6 10 (5.41%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 9 (4.86%) Cloud Architect
7 9 (4.86%) Developer
7 9 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Administrator
8 8 (4.32%) Deployment Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Project Manager
8 8 (4.32%) SCCM Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Senior Server Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (4.32%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (3.78%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.32%) HTML
2 7 (3.78%) Struts
2 7 (3.78%) Web Services
3 6 (3.24%) CSS
3 6 (3.24%) Java EE
3 6 (3.24%) JMS
3 6 (3.24%) SAML
4 5 (2.70%) EJB
4 5 (2.70%) EJB 3.0
4 5 (2.70%) Hibernate
4 5 (2.70%) JBoss Seam
4 5 (2.70%) JPA
4 5 (2.70%) JSTL
5 4 (2.16%) boto
5 4 (2.16%) J2EE
5 4 (2.16%) REST
6 3 (1.62%) .NET
6 3 (1.62%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.08%) JDBC
7 2 (1.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (20.54%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.95%) Smartphone
3 9 (4.86%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.86%) iPhone
4 8 (4.32%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.78%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (3.24%) CMDB
7 4 (2.16%) Replication
8 3 (1.62%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.62%) PKI
8 3 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.08%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (1.08%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.54%) Equities
10 1 (0.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 112 (60.54%) Windows
2 40 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 33 (17.84%) Windows 7
4 24 (12.97%) Linux
4 24 (12.97%) Windows 10
5 22 (11.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 21 (11.35%) Windows 8
7 20 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (5.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (5.41%) Solaris
9 10 (5.41%) VMS
10 9 (4.86%) Unix
11 8 (4.32%) Windows Phone
12 7 (3.78%) AIX
12 7 (3.78%) Windows XP
13 6 (3.24%) Apple iOS
13 6 (3.24%) Mac OS
13 6 (3.24%) Windows Vista
14 3 (1.62%) CentOS
15 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (21.62%) ITIL
2 31 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (16.76%) Configuration Management
3 30 (16.22%) Migration
4 28 (15.14%) Release Management
5 27 (14.59%) Project Management
6 18 (9.73%) DevOps
7 17 (9.19%) Software Delivery
8 15 (8.11%) PRINCE2
9 13 (7.03%) Software Distribution
10 12 (6.49%) Business Continuity
10 12 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (5.95%) Change Management
11 11 (5.95%) Use Case
12 10 (5.41%) Application Virtualisation
12 10 (5.41%) Capacity Management
12 10 (5.41%) Service Management
13 9 (4.86%) Asset Management
13 9 (4.86%) Disaster Recovery
14 8 (4.32%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.84%) PowerShell
2 30 (16.22%) SQL
3 16 (8.65%) Java
3 16 (8.65%) VBScript
4 13 (7.03%) Python
4 13 (7.03%) VB
5 10 (5.41%) Ruby
6 8 (4.32%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.78%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.62%) C++
8 3 (1.62%) Tcl
8 3 (1.62%) VBA
9 2 (1.08%) C
9 2 (1.08%) C#
10 1 (0.54%) ABAP
10 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (15.68%) Security Cleared
2 22 (11.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (10.27%) SC Cleared
4 13 (7.03%) MCSE
5 10 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (4.86%) Degree
7 8 (4.32%) DV Cleared
7 8 (4.32%) ISEB
8 6 (3.24%) MCP
9 5 (2.70%) AWS Certification
9 5 (2.70%) CCNA
9 5 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.70%) MCSA
10 4 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.16%) MCITP
11 3 (1.62%) MCTS
11 3 (1.62%) OCMJD
11 3 (1.62%) Sun Certification
12 2 (1.08%) VCP4
12 2 (1.08%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.86%) SLA
2 3 (1.62%) QA
3 2 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (37.84%) Active Directory
2 33 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.89%) XenApp
4 14 (7.57%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (5.95%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (4.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (4.32%) UAG
6 8 (4.32%) vSphere
7 5 (2.70%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.16%) Docker
9 2 (1.08%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.54%) Firmware
10 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.54%) StorNext
10 1 (0.54%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 65 (35.14%) SCCM
2 21 (11.35%) SCOM
3 19 (10.27%) Puppet
4 15 (8.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 13 (7.03%) WSUS
6 12 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
7 10 (5.41%) Backup Exec
8 9 (4.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 8 (4.32%) Ansible
9 8 (4.32%) IBM BigFix
9 8 (4.32%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 6 (3.24%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 4 (2.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 4 (2.16%) Tivoli
12 3 (1.62%) Netcool
13 2 (1.08%) AirWatch
14 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
14 1 (0.54%) QRadar
14 1 (0.54%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 74 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 43 (23.24%) VMware
3 35 (18.92%) Citrix
4 23 (12.43%) HP
5 22 (11.89%) Intel Security
6 17 (9.19%) Symantec
7 12 (6.49%) Cisco
7 12 (6.49%) IBM
8 10 (5.41%) Oracle
9 9 (4.86%) Canon
9 9 (4.86%) Mitel
10 7 (3.78%) Apple
10 7 (3.78%) Dell
10 7 (3.78%) Splunk
11 6 (3.24%) Google
11 6 (3.24%) SAP
12 5 (2.70%) Sun
12 5 (2.70%) TIBCO
13 4 (2.16%) Barracuda Networks
13 4 (2.16%) NetApp
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