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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 503 550 473
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -77
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 119 68 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.17% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 31 62
Median daily rate £440 £368 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.72% +33.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £170 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +29.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.70 £20.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.31
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +29.96%
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
41831 40715 38755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.63% 79.06% 77.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 27968 25808 24622
Median daily rate £445 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 916 1188 1141
Median hourly rate £32.25 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 May 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
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 1 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 +12 52 £440 +24.82% 5
South East -4 36 £500 +22.69% 5
East of England +16 8 - - 1
North West -4 7 £305 +165.21% 1
South West +5 4 £500 - 2
West Midlands -8 4 £90 -
North East - 4 £185 - 1
East Midlands +3 2 - - 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £400 +51.65% 1
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 97 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 88 (45.36%) Windows
3 78 (40.21%) SCCM
4 75 (38.66%) Active Directory
5 58 (29.90%) Configuration Management
6 53 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (25.26%) Puppet
8 48 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
9 46 (23.71%) MS Office
9 46 (23.71%) SQL
10 42 (21.65%) ITIL
11 41 (21.13%) Windows 7
11 41 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
11 41 (21.13%) PowerShell
12 39 (20.10%) Finance
13 36 (18.56%) MS Excel
13 36 (18.56%) SCOM
14 35 (18.04%) DevOps
15 33 (17.01%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (15.98%) Git (software)
16 31 (15.98%) Windows Server
16 31 (15.98%) Service Management
17 30 (15.46%) Azure Active Directory
17 30 (15.46%) Hudson
18 29 (14.95%) Jenkins
18 29 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
18 29 (14.95%) VMware
18 29 (14.95%) Ruby
18 29 (14.95%) VMS
19 27 (13.92%) OpenStack

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 27 (13.92%) OpenStack
2 13 (6.70%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (4.12%) IIS
4 7 (3.61%) MS Exchange
5 6 (3.09%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.58%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.55%) WordPress
9 2 (1.03%) Apache
9 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.52%) Confluence
10 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 46 (23.71%) MS Office
2 36 (18.56%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.61%) MS Project
4 2 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 41 (21.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (15.46%) Azure Active Directory
3 29 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (3.61%) Office 365
5 5 (2.58%) IaaS
5 5 (2.58%) PaaS
6 2 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.03%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.25%) DNS
1 16 (8.25%) Firewall
2 14 (7.22%) TCP/IP
3 11 (5.67%) LAN
4 10 (5.15%) SSL
4 10 (5.15%) WAN
5 9 (4.64%) Network Security
6 7 (3.61%) DHCP
7 6 (3.09%) SNMP
7 6 (3.09%) VPN
8 5 (2.58%) Extranet
8 5 (2.58%) MPLS
8 5 (2.58%) SAN
8 5 (2.58%) VLAN
9 4 (2.06%) HTTP
9 4 (2.06%) LDAP
10 3 (1.55%) Internet
10 3 (1.55%) SMS
11 2 (1.03%) Intranet
11 2 (1.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.37%) Azure SQL Database
2 18 (9.28%) SQL Server
3 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.03%) DB2
7 2 (1.03%) MS Access
7 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.03%) PowerCenter
7 2 (1.03%) SQLite
8 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.52%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.52%) Power BI
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (15.98%) Git (software)
2 30 (15.46%) Hudson
3 29 (14.95%) Jenkins
4 26 (13.40%) Ant
4 26 (13.40%) JIRA
5 24 (12.37%) Maven
5 24 (12.37%) Subversion
6 5 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.06%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.55%) AdminStudio
8 3 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.55%) InstallShield
8 3 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.03%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.03%) CMake
9 2 (1.03%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.03%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.03%) TestComplete
9 2 (1.03%) WiX
General
1 39 (20.10%) Finance
2 16 (8.25%) Banking
3 4 (2.06%) Games
3 4 (2.06%) Law
3 4 (2.06%) Legal
3 4 (2.06%) Publishing
4 3 (1.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
5 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (18.56%) Analyst
2 26 (13.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 21 (10.82%) Azure Engineer
4 20 (10.31%) Architect
5 19 (9.79%) Desktop Support
6 17 (8.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 17 (8.76%) Support Engineer
7 15 (7.73%) Deployment Engineer
7 15 (7.73%) Developer
8 13 (6.70%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (6.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Support Analyst
10 10 (5.15%) .NET Developer
11 9 (4.64%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.64%) Server Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Software Deployment Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Wintel Engineer
12 7 (3.61%) Project Manager
12 7 (3.61%) Software Analyst
12 7 (3.61%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.34%) .NET
2 15 (7.73%) .NET Framework
3 8 (4.12%) jQuery
4 5 (2.58%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.58%) HTML
4 5 (2.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (2.58%) XML
5 4 (2.06%) CSS
5 4 (2.06%) Software Packaging
6 3 (1.55%) SAML
6 3 (1.55%) Web Services
7 2 (1.03%) boto
7 2 (1.03%) Hibernate
7 2 (1.03%) Middleware
7 2 (1.03%) REST
8 1 (0.52%) ServiceStack
8 1 (0.52%) WCF
8 1 (0.52%) WPF
8 1 (0.52%) XBRL
8 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.40%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (8.76%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.22%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.58%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.58%) Replication
7 3 (1.55%) iPad
7 3 (1.55%) iPhone
7 3 (1.55%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.03%) Clustering
8 2 (1.03%) CMDB
8 2 (1.03%) Derivative
8 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.03%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.03%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.03%) NHS
9 1 (0.52%) iSeries
9 1 (0.52%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 88 (45.36%) Windows
2 41 (21.13%) Windows 7
3 31 (15.98%) Windows Server
4 29 (14.95%) VMS
5 21 (10.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (10.31%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (9.28%) Linux
8 14 (7.22%) Windows 8
9 12 (6.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (5.67%) Windows XP
11 10 (5.15%) Apple iOS
11 10 (5.15%) Windows Vista
12 9 (4.64%) Mac OS
13 8 (4.12%) Unix
14 7 (3.61%) Windows 10
15 4 (2.06%) Windows Phone
16 3 (1.55%) AIX
17 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (1.03%) Solaris
18 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.90%) Configuration Management
2 53 (27.32%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (21.65%) ITIL
4 35 (18.04%) DevOps
5 33 (17.01%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (15.98%) Service Management
7 25 (12.89%) Use Case
8 18 (9.28%) Open Source
9 15 (7.73%) Migration
9 15 (7.73%) Project Management
10 14 (7.22%) Workflow
11 13 (6.70%) Case Management
12 10 (5.15%) PRINCE2
13 9 (4.64%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.12%) Information Security
14 8 (4.12%) OO
15 7 (3.61%) Asset Management
15 7 (3.61%) BPR
15 7 (3.61%) Incident Management
16 6 (3.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 46 (23.71%) SQL
2 41 (21.13%) PowerShell
3 29 (14.95%) Ruby
4 26 (13.40%) Python
5 9 (4.64%) Java
5 9 (4.64%) VBA
6 8 (4.12%) C#
6 8 (4.12%) VBScript
7 5 (2.58%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.58%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.55%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.55%) PHP
8 3 (1.55%) Scala
9 2 (1.03%) C
9 2 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (0.52%) Korn
10 1 (0.52%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (10.31%) Microsoft Certification
1 20 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.76%) MCSE
3 16 (8.25%) SC Cleared
4 8 (4.12%) Degree
5 4 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.55%) MCP
7 2 (1.03%) CCNA
7 2 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.03%) ISEB
7 2 (1.03%) MCITP
7 2 (1.03%) MCSA
7 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.03%) PMP
7 2 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.52%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.52%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.19%) SLA
2 4 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 75 (38.66%) Active Directory
2 24 (12.37%) Docker
3 21 (10.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (5.67%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.61%) XenApp
6 5 (2.58%) vSphere
7 4 (2.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (2.06%) UAG
8 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.03%) VirtualBox
8 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.52%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.52%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 78 (40.21%) SCCM
2 49 (25.26%) Puppet
3 48 (24.74%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (18.56%) SCOM
5 27 (13.92%) Ansible
6 10 (5.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 5 (2.58%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (2.58%) Tivoli
8 4 (2.06%) IBM BigFix
8 4 (2.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 4 (2.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
9 3 (1.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 2 (1.03%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.03%) BMC PATROL
10 2 (1.03%) Control-M
10 2 (1.03%) Nagios
10 2 (1.03%) WSUS
11 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 97 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.95%) VMware
3 26 (13.40%) Splunk
4 22 (11.34%) Dell
5 20 (10.31%) Symantec
6 14 (7.22%) HP
7 12 (6.19%) Apple
8 11 (5.67%) Citrix
9 9 (4.64%) Cisco
10 7 (3.61%) IBM
11 6 (3.09%) iManage
12 5 (2.58%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (2.58%) Google
12 5 (2.58%) Intel Security
12 5 (2.58%) Oracle
13 4 (2.06%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.06%) Remedy
14 3 (1.55%) Adobe
14 3 (1.55%) Altiris
14 3 (1.55%) Rackspace
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £480 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago