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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 496 432 442
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +10
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 67 107 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 54 44
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £158 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £325 £235
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +38.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.32% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £8.29 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £19.30 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +33.33%
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
34808 33292 29402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 75.37% 74.79% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 22734 20665 17754
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1066 1240
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -13.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment within the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -24 20 £305 -18.66% 8
South East -23 17 £339 +23.18% 8
Yorkshire -2 14 £410 +31.20%
North West -5 6 £263 +16.15%
South West -29 4 £325 -10.34% 5
West Midlands 0 3 £200 -52.94% 1
East Midlands - 2 - -
East of England +4 1 £513 +241.66% 1
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 96 (56.47%) Windows
2 72 (42.35%) Microsoft
3 58 (34.12%) Active Directory
4 52 (30.59%) MS Office
5 44 (25.88%) Windows 7
6 41 (24.12%) Security Cleared
7 40 (23.53%) MS Excel
8 34 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 32 (18.82%) HP
10 30 (17.65%) Windows XP
10 30 (17.65%) ITIL
11 29 (17.06%) Finance
12 27 (15.88%) SCCM
13 26 (15.29%) Citrix
13 26 (15.29%) Blackberry
14 25 (14.71%) Linux
15 24 (14.12%) Oracle
15 24 (14.12%) McAfee
16 23 (13.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
16 23 (13.53%) VMware
17 22 (12.94%) SLA
18 21 (12.35%) Software Distribution
19 20 (11.76%) Release Management
19 20 (11.76%) UNIX
20 19 (11.18%) SMS
20 19 (11.18%) Windows Vista
21 17 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
21 17 (10.00%) Altiris
22 15 (8.82%) VPN
22 15 (8.82%) PRINCE2

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (6.47%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.53%) IBM Notes
5 4 (2.35%) IIS
5 4 (2.35%) Lync
6 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.59%) Orchard CMS
8 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.59%) nginx
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.59%) JBoss
8 1 (0.59%) Apache
8 1 (0.59%) CMS
8 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (30.59%) MS Office
2 40 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.76%) MS Project
5 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.59%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (5.29%) Oracle BPM
2 8 (4.71%) assyst
3 3 (1.76%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.59%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) SaaS
2 2 (1.18%) Office 365
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.18%) SMS
2 15 (8.82%) VPN
3 14 (8.24%) Internet
4 13 (7.65%) DNS
5 12 (7.06%) SAN
6 11 (6.47%) Wireless
7 10 (5.88%) DHCP
7 10 (5.88%) Firewall
8 8 (4.71%) iSCSI
8 8 (4.71%) Ethernet
8 8 (4.71%) TCP/IP
9 6 (3.53%) LAN
10 5 (2.94%) FTP
10 5 (2.94%) SMTP
10 5 (2.94%) RTSP
10 5 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.35%) WAN
12 3 (1.76%) NAS
13 2 (1.18%) Junos
13 2 (1.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.29%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (5.29%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (4.12%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.53%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.18%) MS Access
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.59%) MySQL
7 1 (0.59%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.59%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.59%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 12 (7.06%) MSI
2 9 (5.29%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (5.29%) Hudson
3 3 (1.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.76%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.76%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.18%) JIRA
5 1 (0.59%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.59%) Ant
5 1 (0.59%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.59%) Maven
5 1 (0.59%) Juju
General
1 29 (17.06%) Finance
2 14 (8.24%) Banking
3 10 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 9 (5.29%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.94%) Retail
6 4 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.76%) Legal
8 2 (1.18%) French Language
9 1 (0.59%) Local Government
9 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 22 (12.94%) Support Engineer
2 19 (11.18%) Analyst
3 13 (7.65%) Desktop Support
4 12 (7.06%) Release Manager
4 12 (7.06%) Desktop Engineer
5 11 (6.47%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (6.47%) Service Analyst
6 9 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (5.29%) Administrator
6 9 (5.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (4.71%) Configuration Manager
7 8 (4.71%) Developer
7 8 (4.71%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 6 (3.53%) Server Engineer
9 5 (2.94%) 1st Line Support
9 5 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (2.94%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (2.94%) Software Manager
10 4 (2.35%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.65%) Web Services
2 9 (5.29%) Middleware
2 9 (5.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (3.53%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (3.53%) Application Packaging
3 6 (3.53%) Django
3 6 (3.53%) .NET
4 4 (2.35%) HTML
4 4 (2.35%) CSS
5 3 (1.76%) Ajax
5 3 (1.76%) XHTML
6 2 (1.18%) jQuery
6 2 (1.18%) WCF
6 2 (1.18%) WF
6 2 (1.18%) XML
6 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.59%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.59%) SOAP
7 1 (0.59%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.29%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.47%) Hedge funds
3 9 (5.29%) Handset
4 8 (4.71%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.94%) PDA
7 4 (2.35%) HP Superdome
8 3 (1.76%) Derivative
8 3 (1.76%) Linked Data
8 3 (1.76%) NHS
8 3 (1.76%) Replication
8 3 (1.76%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.76%) Equities
8 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.76%) Life Science
9 2 (1.18%) Clustering
9 2 (1.18%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.18%) PMI
9 2 (1.18%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 96 (56.47%) Windows
2 44 (25.88%) Windows 7
3 30 (17.65%) Windows XP
4 25 (14.71%) Linux
5 20 (11.76%) UNIX
6 19 (11.18%) Windows Vista
7 11 (6.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (2.35%) Android
10 4 (2.35%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.35%) HPUX
11 3 (1.76%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.76%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.76%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.59%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (17.65%) ITIL
2 21 (12.35%) Software Distribution
3 20 (11.76%) Release Management
4 15 (8.82%) PRINCE2
5 14 (8.24%) Configuration Management
6 13 (7.65%) Incident Management
7 11 (6.47%) ETL
7 11 (6.47%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (5.29%) ITIL V3
9 9 (5.29%) Transition Management
9 9 (5.29%) DevOps
10 8 (4.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (4.71%) Automated Testing
10 8 (4.71%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.12%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (4.12%) Service Management
11 7 (4.12%) Problem Management
12 6 (3.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.65%) SQL
2 6 (3.53%) C#
3 5 (2.94%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.94%) VBScript
3 5 (2.94%) VB
4 4 (2.35%) Python
4 4 (2.35%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.76%) Perl
6 2 (1.18%) PHP
6 2 (1.18%) SPARQL
6 2 (1.18%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.18%) Java
6 2 (1.18%) Ruby
7 1 (0.59%) Korn
7 1 (0.59%) Tcl
7 1 (0.59%) VB6
7 1 (0.59%) COBOL
7 1 (0.59%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (24.12%) Security Cleared
2 34 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (7.06%) MCSE
5 10 (5.88%) DV Cleared
6 9 (5.29%) Degree
6 9 (5.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (4.71%) MCP
8 6 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.76%) HNC
9 3 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.76%) CCA
9 3 (1.76%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.18%) ISEB
10 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.59%) MCITP
11 1 (0.59%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.59%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.94%) SLA
2 10 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 58 (34.12%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.65%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (5.29%) XenApp
4 9 (5.29%) XenDesktop
5 8 (4.71%) vSphere
6 5 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.35%) Firmware
8 3 (1.76%) UAG
9 2 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.18%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 27 (15.88%) SCCM
2 23 (13.53%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 13 (7.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 7 (4.12%) WSUS
5 4 (2.35%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.76%) Puppet
6 3 (1.76%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.76%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.76%) Control-M
6 3 (1.76%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 3 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.59%) Cacti
8 1 (0.59%) Munin
8 1 (0.59%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.59%) Ansible
8 1 (0.59%) logstash
8 1 (0.59%) Graphite
8 1 (0.59%) Nagios
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 72 (42.35%) Microsoft
2 32 (18.82%) HP
3 26 (15.29%) Citrix
4 24 (14.12%) Oracle
4 24 (14.12%) McAfee
5 23 (13.53%) VMware
6 17 (10.00%) Altiris
7 11 (6.47%) AppSense
8 9 (5.29%) Perforce
9 8 (4.71%) CA
10 7 (4.12%) Lumension
11 6 (3.53%) IBM
11 6 (3.53%) Lotus
12 4 (2.35%) Wyse
12 4 (2.35%) NetApp
13 3 (1.76%) BMC
13 3 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.76%) Symantec
13 3 (1.76%) Remedy
13 3 (1.76%) ServiceNow
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