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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 511 443 434
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -9
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 68 119 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.24% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.32% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 66 48
Average daily rate
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£368 £275 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.63% -23.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £173 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.31 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.96% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £14.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £20.74 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
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
38770 36926 31244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.59% 75.37% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24670 23522 19100
Average daily rate £420 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1135 1108 969
Average hourly rate £28.85 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.85% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.31 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £47.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 6 May 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
South East -13 26 £408 +48.18% 7
London -25 19 £353 -7.84% 8
South West +1 6 - - 6
East of England +3 5 £506 +56.97% 2
East Midlands -8 5 £180 - 2
Yorkshire -9 4 £140 -65.00% 4
North West -39 2 £115 -59.29% 1
West Midlands -15 1 - -
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 54 (40.60%) Windows
2 41 (30.83%) Microsoft
3 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
4 32 (24.06%) MS Excel
5 31 (23.31%) MS Office
6 28 (21.05%) Oracle
6 28 (21.05%) Linux
6 28 (21.05%) Windows 7
7 23 (17.29%) Web Services
8 22 (16.54%) SQL
8 22 (16.54%) UNIX
8 22 (16.54%) HP
8 22 (16.54%) Configuration Management
8 22 (16.54%) Security Cleared
9 21 (15.79%) ITIL
10 19 (14.29%) VPN
10 19 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.53%) Finance
11 18 (13.53%) DNS
12 17 (12.78%) McAfee
12 17 (12.78%) Windows XP
12 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
13 16 (12.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 16 (12.03%) VMware
13 16 (12.03%) SC Cleared
13 16 (12.03%) PowerShell
13 16 (12.03%) Software Delivery
14 15 (11.28%) Release Management
14 15 (11.28%) SCCM
14 15 (11.28%) DHCP

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 13 (9.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (9.02%) IIS
3 8 (6.02%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.51%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.51%) Apache
6 4 (3.01%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.26%) JBoss
7 3 (2.26%) CMS
8 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.50%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.75%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.75%) nginx
9 1 (0.75%) Liferay
9 1 (0.75%) Lync
Applications
1 32 (24.06%) MS Excel
2 31 (23.31%) MS Office
3 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.75%) Mingle
4 1 (0.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Oracle BPM
2 7 (5.26%) assyst
3 2 (1.50%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.75%) Summit
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.26%) PaaS
3 7 (5.26%) IaaS
4 5 (3.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (3.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.50%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.50%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.50%) Office 365
6 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.29%) VPN
2 18 (13.53%) DNS
3 15 (11.28%) SMS
3 15 (11.28%) DHCP
4 14 (10.53%) Internet
5 13 (9.77%) Firewall
6 10 (7.52%) Wireless
6 10 (7.52%) SAN
7 9 (6.77%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.26%) LAN
8 7 (5.26%) VLAN
9 6 (4.51%) Network Security
10 5 (3.76%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.76%) Ethernet
10 5 (3.76%) WAN
11 3 (2.26%) SMTP
11 3 (2.26%) FTP
11 3 (2.26%) MPLS
11 3 (2.26%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (2.26%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.52%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (7.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.77%) Oracle ODI
4 8 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.50%) MySQL
7 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.75%) DB2
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (6.77%) Oracle Forms
1 9 (6.77%) Hudson
2 7 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 6 (4.51%) Ant
3 6 (4.51%) Subversion
3 6 (4.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.76%) Maven
4 5 (3.76%) JIRA
4 5 (3.76%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.76%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.01%) MSI
6 2 (1.50%) Checkstyle
6 2 (1.50%) JUnit
6 2 (1.50%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.50%) Selenium
6 2 (1.50%) QUnit
7 1 (0.75%) Gradle
7 1 (0.75%) Juju
7 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 18 (13.53%) Finance
2 12 (9.02%) Banking
3 9 (6.77%) Financial Institution
4 8 (6.02%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.26%) Retail
5 3 (2.26%) Billing
5 3 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.26%) Law
6 2 (1.50%) Legal
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Publishing
7 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (11.28%) Architect
1 15 (11.28%) Analyst
2 9 (6.77%) Developer
2 9 (6.77%) Support Engineer
3 8 (6.02%) Release Manager
3 8 (6.02%) Service Analyst
3 8 (6.02%) Configuration Manager
3 8 (6.02%) Project Manager
3 8 (6.02%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (6.02%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 7 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (5.26%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (4.51%) Help Desk Support
5 6 (4.51%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (4.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (3.76%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (3.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (17.29%) Web Services
2 14 (10.53%) .NET
3 11 (8.27%) Middleware
4 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET
4 9 (6.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (6.02%) HTML
6 7 (5.26%) CSS
7 6 (4.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 5 (3.76%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.76%) Django
9 4 (3.01%) jQuery
9 4 (3.01%) SOAP
9 4 (3.01%) Ajax
10 3 (2.26%) XML
10 3 (2.26%) Java EE
11 2 (1.50%) Application Packaging
11 2 (1.50%) JSTL
11 2 (1.50%) JBoss Seam
11 2 (1.50%) JPA
11 2 (1.50%) EJB 3.0
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Blackberry
2 11 (8.27%) Hedge funds
3 8 (6.02%) Handset
4 6 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.51%) Open Source
5 5 (3.76%) NHS
6 4 (3.01%) Replication
6 4 (3.01%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (2.26%) iPad
7 3 (2.26%) iPhone
7 3 (2.26%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.26%) Chip and PIN
7 3 (2.26%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.26%) PDA
8 2 (1.50%) Equities
8 2 (1.50%) Life Science
8 2 (1.50%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 54 (40.60%) Windows
2 28 (21.05%) Linux
2 28 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 22 (16.54%) UNIX
4 17 (12.78%) Windows XP
5 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (3.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.50%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.50%) VMS
10 1 (0.75%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.75%) Android
10 1 (0.75%) SUSE
10 1 (0.75%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.54%) Configuration Management
2 21 (15.79%) ITIL
3 19 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.03%) Software Delivery
5 15 (11.28%) Release Management
6 14 (10.53%) Software Distribution
6 14 (10.53%) PRINCE2
7 13 (9.77%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (9.02%) DevOps
9 11 (8.27%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (7.52%) Incident Management
10 10 (7.52%) SOA
10 10 (7.52%) ETL
11 9 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
11 9 (6.77%) Asset Management
11 9 (6.77%) Transition Management
11 9 (6.77%) ITIL V3
12 7 (5.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.54%) SQL
2 16 (12.03%) PowerShell
3 13 (9.77%) VB
3 13 (9.77%) C#
4 8 (6.02%) JavaScript
4 8 (6.02%) Python
5 7 (5.26%) Java
5 7 (5.26%) Ruby
6 6 (4.51%) VB6
6 6 (4.51%) VB.NET
7 4 (3.01%) Perl
8 3 (2.26%) VBScript
9 2 (1.50%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.50%) PHP
9 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.50%) C
9 2 (1.50%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) Tcl
10 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.75%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.03%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.52%) Degree
5 9 (6.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (3.01%) MCSE
8 3 (2.26%) MCSA
8 3 (2.26%) MCP
8 3 (2.26%) MCITP
8 3 (2.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.50%) OCMJD
9 2 (1.50%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.50%) Sun Certification
9 2 (1.50%) HND
9 2 (1.50%) ISEB
10 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.75%) CCNP
10 1 (0.75%) CCNA
10 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.52%) SLA
2 5 (3.76%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 40 (30.08%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.26%) vSphere
4 5 (3.76%) VMware ESX
5 4 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.01%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.26%) Docker
6 3 (2.26%) XenApp
7 2 (1.50%) XenServer
7 2 (1.50%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.75%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.75%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.75%) UAG
8 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 16 (12.03%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (11.28%) SCCM
3 12 (9.02%) Puppet
4 9 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (4.51%) WSUS
6 3 (2.26%) SCOM
7 2 (1.50%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.50%) Nagios
7 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (1.50%) WMI
7 2 (1.50%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.50%) Ansible
8 1 (0.75%) logstash
8 1 (0.75%) Icinga
8 1 (0.75%) Casper Suite
8 1 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.75%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 41 (30.83%) Microsoft
2 28 (21.05%) Oracle
3 22 (16.54%) HP
4 17 (12.78%) McAfee
5 16 (12.03%) VMware
6 13 (9.77%) Citrix
7 12 (9.02%) Altiris
8 9 (6.77%) Perforce
9 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.76%) Dell
10 5 (3.76%) Symantec
11 4 (3.01%) LANDesk
11 4 (3.01%) Cisco
11 4 (3.01%) IBM
12 3 (2.26%) MobileIron
13 2 (1.50%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.50%) Endeca
13 2 (1.50%) Google
13 2 (1.50%) SAP
13 2 (1.50%) Sun
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