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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 522 515 496
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 100 105 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.25% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 51 41
Median daily rate £340 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £600 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £420 £263
% change year-on-year
-13.09% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 22
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.24 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.46% +8.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-34.21% +5.55%
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
41371 41437 38972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.06% 80.09% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27588 27456 24607
Median daily rate £450 £420 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
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 949 1091 1124
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
South East +8 37 £300 -40.00% 8
London -23 24 £338 -28.94% 7
South West +3 10 £320 - 2
West Midlands -19 7 £340 - 1
Yorkshire +2 6 £400 +6.66%
North West +1 6 £458 +22.00% 2
East Midlands +3 3 £420 -
East of England +14 2 £675 +42.10%
North East -37 2 - -
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (51.14%) Windows
2 97 (44.29%) Microsoft
3 74 (33.79%) Active Directory
4 68 (31.05%) SCCM
5 57 (26.03%) Configuration Management
5 57 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (22.83%) ITIL
7 46 (21.00%) Puppet
8 43 (19.63%) MS Office
9 42 (19.18%) SQL
9 42 (19.18%) PowerShell
9 42 (19.18%) Windows Server
10 40 (18.26%) VMware
11 38 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
12 37 (16.89%) Opscode Chef
12 37 (16.89%) Data Centre
13 36 (16.44%) SCOM
13 36 (16.44%) MS Excel
14 35 (15.98%) Windows 7
15 33 (15.07%) Security Cleared
15 33 (15.07%) DevOps
15 33 (15.07%) Finance
16 30 (13.70%) Jenkins
16 30 (13.70%) Git (software)
17 29 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (13.24%) Project Management
17 29 (13.24%) DNS
18 28 (12.79%) Firewall
18 28 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
19 27 (12.33%) Migration

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 21 (9.59%) OpenStack
2 13 (5.94%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (5.48%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.02%) Skype for Business
5 6 (2.74%) Apache
5 6 (2.74%) MS Exchange
5 6 (2.74%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (1.83%) JBoss
6 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.37%) Confluence
7 3 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.37%) IIS
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.46%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (19.63%) MS Office
2 36 (16.44%) MS Excel
3 14 (6.39%) MS Project
4 6 (2.74%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Staffware
2 3 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.46%) Eikon
3 1 (0.46%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (11.42%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (11.42%) Azure Active Directory
3 20 (9.13%) Office 365
4 13 (5.94%) IaaS
5 11 (5.02%) PaaS
6 5 (2.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 5 (2.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.83%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.46%) Google Play
8 1 (0.46%) iTunes
8 1 (0.46%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (13.24%) DNS
2 28 (12.79%) Firewall
3 19 (8.68%) Network Security
4 17 (7.76%) DHCP
5 15 (6.85%) VPN
6 12 (5.48%) LAN
6 12 (5.48%) WAN
7 10 (4.57%) MPLS
7 10 (4.57%) VLAN
8 8 (3.65%) Extranet
8 8 (3.65%) SMS
9 7 (3.20%) Internet
10 6 (2.74%) LDAP
11 5 (2.28%) SAN
12 4 (1.83%) HTTP
12 4 (1.83%) Skype
12 4 (1.83%) SSH
12 4 (1.83%) SSL
12 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
13 2 (0.91%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.68%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.76%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.83%) DB2
6 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.91%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.91%) MS Access
7 2 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.91%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.46%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 30 (13.70%) Git (software)
1 30 (13.70%) Jenkins
2 24 (10.96%) JIRA
3 22 (10.05%) Ant
3 22 (10.05%) Maven
4 21 (9.59%) Subversion
5 20 (9.13%) Hudson
6 7 (3.20%) MSI
7 6 (2.74%) InstallShield
7 6 (2.74%) Selenium
7 6 (2.74%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.28%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.37%) Checkstyle
10 3 (1.37%) Gradle
10 3 (1.37%) JUnit
10 3 (1.37%) QUnit
11 2 (0.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 33 (15.07%) Finance
2 10 (4.57%) Banking
3 5 (2.28%) Publishing
4 3 (1.37%) Games
5 2 (0.91%) Billing
5 2 (0.91%) Legal
5 2 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.46%) Advertising
6 1 (0.46%) Front Office
6 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (12.79%) Analyst
2 24 (10.96%) Architect
3 22 (10.05%) Desktop Support
4 20 (9.13%) Desktop Engineer
5 18 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
6 16 (7.31%) Azure DevOps
6 16 (7.31%) Azure Engineer
6 16 (7.31%) Server Engineer
7 15 (6.85%) Support Engineer
8 13 (5.94%) Cloud Architect
8 13 (5.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 13 (5.94%) Developer
9 12 (5.48%) Deployment Engineer
10 11 (5.02%) Wintel Engineer
11 10 (4.57%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 10 (4.57%) Support Analyst
12 9 (4.11%) Project Manager
12 9 (4.11%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (3.65%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.31%) .NET
2 10 (4.57%) .NET Framework
3 7 (3.20%) HTML
4 6 (2.74%) Web Services
5 5 (2.28%) Hibernate
5 5 (2.28%) SAML
5 5 (2.28%) Struts
6 4 (1.83%) boto
6 4 (1.83%) CSS
6 4 (1.83%) J2EE
6 4 (1.83%) Java EE
6 4 (1.83%) JMS
6 4 (1.83%) REST
7 3 (1.37%) EJB
7 3 (1.37%) EJB 3.0
7 3 (1.37%) JBoss Seam
7 3 (1.37%) JPA
7 3 (1.37%) jQuery
7 3 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.89%) Data Centre
2 19 (8.68%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (5.94%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 8 (3.65%) Replication
6 5 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.28%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.83%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.83%) CMDB
8 3 (1.37%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.37%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.37%) PKI
8 3 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.91%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.91%) Clustering
9 2 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.91%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.91%) PDA
10 1 (0.46%) AS400
10 1 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 112 (51.14%) Windows
2 42 (19.18%) Windows Server
3 35 (15.98%) Windows 7
4 27 (12.33%) Linux
5 25 (11.42%) VMS
6 23 (10.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (9.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (6.85%) Windows 8
9 14 (6.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (5.48%) Windows 10
11 10 (4.57%) Apple iOS
11 10 (4.57%) Unix
11 10 (4.57%) Windows Vista
12 9 (4.11%) Mac OS
12 9 (4.11%) Solaris
13 8 (3.65%) Windows Phone
14 7 (3.20%) AIX
15 6 (2.74%) Windows XP
16 3 (1.37%) CentOS
16 3 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (26.03%) Agile Software Development
1 57 (26.03%) Configuration Management
2 50 (22.83%) ITIL
3 33 (15.07%) DevOps
4 29 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (13.24%) Project Management
5 27 (12.33%) Migration
6 24 (10.96%) Use Case
7 22 (10.05%) Service Management
8 18 (8.22%) Open Source
8 18 (8.22%) Release Management
9 16 (7.31%) PRINCE2
10 14 (6.39%) Software Delivery
11 13 (5.94%) Case Management
12 12 (5.48%) Workflow
13 11 (5.02%) Asset Management
13 11 (5.02%) Business Continuity
13 11 (5.02%) Change Management
14 10 (4.57%) Capacity Management
14 10 (4.57%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 42 (19.18%) PowerShell
1 42 (19.18%) SQL
2 22 (10.05%) Python
3 21 (9.59%) Ruby
4 13 (5.94%) Java
5 10 (4.57%) VBScript
6 7 (3.20%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.74%) C#
7 6 (2.74%) VB
8 5 (2.28%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.83%) C++
9 4 (1.83%) VBA
10 3 (1.37%) C
10 3 (1.37%) Tcl
11 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.46%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (15.07%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (10.96%) SC Cleared
4 17 (7.76%) MCSE
5 10 (4.57%) Degree
6 9 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (3.20%) DV Cleared
8 6 (2.74%) ISEB
8 6 (2.74%) MCSA
9 5 (2.28%) AWS Certification
9 5 (2.28%) CCNA
9 5 (2.28%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (2.28%) MCP
10 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.83%) MCITP
11 3 (1.37%) MCTS
11 3 (1.37%) OCMJD
11 3 (1.37%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.91%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.94%) SLA
2 4 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (33.79%) Active Directory
2 28 (12.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (9.13%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (6.85%) Docker
5 12 (5.48%) XenApp
6 10 (4.57%) vSphere
7 8 (3.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (3.65%) UAG
8 4 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.91%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.91%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.46%) StorNext
11 1 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 68 (31.05%) SCCM
2 46 (21.00%) Puppet
3 37 (16.89%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (16.44%) SCOM
5 21 (9.59%) Ansible
6 12 (5.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (4.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 9 (4.11%) Backup Exec
9 8 (3.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 8 (3.65%) IBM BigFix
9 8 (3.65%) Tivoli
9 8 (3.65%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 5 (2.28%) WSUS
11 3 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.37%) Netcool
11 3 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 2 (0.91%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.91%) Nagios
13 1 (0.46%) logstash
Vendors
1 97 (44.29%) Microsoft
2 40 (18.26%) VMware
3 22 (10.05%) Citrix
3 22 (10.05%) Symantec
4 19 (8.68%) HP
5 18 (8.22%) Splunk
6 15 (6.85%) Cisco
6 15 (6.85%) Dell
7 14 (6.39%) Intel Security
8 13 (5.94%) IBM
9 11 (5.02%) Apple
10 10 (4.57%) Oracle
11 8 (3.65%) Barracuda Networks
12 6 (2.74%) Google
13 5 (2.28%) SAP
13 5 (2.28%) TIBCO
14 4 (1.83%) Atlassian
15 3 (1.37%) Adobe
15 3 (1.37%) NetApp
15 3 (1.37%) Sun
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