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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 501 434 434
Rank change year-on-year
-67 0
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 78 119 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.25% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 63 38
Average daily rate
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£370 £303 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.31% -21.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £208 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+46.81% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 14
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £14.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £20.30 £38.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -20.00%
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
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
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 £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
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 22 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 22 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 22 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 -10 32 £425 +40.49% 9
London -15 25 £353 -11.87% 13
South West +2 6 - - 3
East of England +4 5 £506 +59.44% 3
East Midlands -9 5 £180 -
Yorkshire -12 4 £140 -65.00% 4
North West -48 1 - - 2
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 59 (43.07%) Windows
2 41 (29.93%) Active Directory
3 37 (27.01%) Microsoft
4 29 (21.17%) Linux
5 28 (20.44%) MS Excel
5 28 (20.44%) Security Cleared
5 28 (20.44%) Windows 7
6 25 (18.25%) HP
7 23 (16.79%) McAfee
7 23 (16.79%) Oracle
7 23 (16.79%) MS Office
7 23 (16.79%) Finance
8 22 (16.06%) SQL
9 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (14.60%) UNIX
11 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
11 19 (13.87%) Web Services
11 19 (13.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 19 (13.87%) VMware
11 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
12 18 (13.14%) Software Delivery
12 18 (13.14%) Configuration Management
12 18 (13.14%) DNS
12 18 (13.14%) SMS
13 17 (12.41%) ITIL
13 17 (12.41%) Banking
13 17 (12.41%) SC Cleared
13 17 (12.41%) SCCM
14 16 (11.68%) Software Distribution
14 16 (11.68%) Windows XP

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (9.49%) IIS
2 10 (7.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (5.84%) MS Exchange
4 7 (5.11%) Apache
5 6 (4.38%) OpenStack
5 6 (4.38%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.92%) Tomcat
7 3 (2.19%) CMS
7 3 (2.19%) JBoss
7 3 (2.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.46%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.73%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.73%) Lync
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.73%) nginx
9 1 (0.73%) Liferay
Applications
1 28 (20.44%) MS Excel
2 23 (16.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.73%) MS Project
3 1 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.73%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (3.65%) assyst
3 2 (1.46%) SAP HCM
3 2 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.73%) Summit
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.84%) PaaS
3 8 (5.84%) IaaS
4 6 (4.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (4.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.46%) SuccessFactors
5 2 (1.46%) Google Apps
5 2 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.73%) Office 365
6 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.14%) DNS
1 18 (13.14%) SMS
2 15 (10.95%) VPN
2 15 (10.95%) Firewall
3 13 (9.49%) TCP/IP
4 12 (8.76%) DHCP
4 12 (8.76%) Internet
5 10 (7.30%) VLAN
6 9 (6.57%) Network Security
7 8 (5.84%) SAN
7 8 (5.84%) LAN
8 7 (5.11%) Wireless
9 6 (4.38%) WAN
10 4 (2.92%) MPLS
11 3 (2.19%) SSH
11 3 (2.19%) LDAP
11 3 (2.19%) VoIP
12 2 (1.46%) FirePass
12 2 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (0.73%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.46%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.46%) MySQL
7 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.73%) DB2
8 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.73%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.73%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Subversion
1 7 (5.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (4.38%) Ant
3 5 (3.65%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (3.65%) Hudson
3 5 (3.65%) Maven
3 5 (3.65%) JIRA
3 5 (3.65%) TeamCity
3 5 (3.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.46%) Checkstyle
4 2 (1.46%) Selenium
4 2 (1.46%) QUnit
4 2 (1.46%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.46%) JUnit
4 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.73%) MSI
5 1 (0.73%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.73%) Gradle
General
1 23 (16.79%) Finance
2 17 (12.41%) Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Investment Banking
3 7 (5.11%) Financial Institution
4 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.92%) Billing
6 3 (2.19%) Retail
6 3 (2.19%) Law
7 1 (0.73%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Publishing
7 1 (0.73%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 16 (11.68%) Architect
2 14 (10.22%) Analyst
3 10 (7.30%) Support Engineer
4 9 (6.57%) Developer
4 9 (6.57%) Project Manager
5 8 (5.84%) DevOps Engineer
5 8 (5.84%) Cloud Architect
5 8 (5.84%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (4.38%) Deployment Project Manager
6 6 (4.38%) Service Analyst
6 6 (4.38%) Help Desk Support
6 6 (4.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (4.38%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (3.65%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (3.65%) Support Analyst
7 5 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.87%) Web Services
2 14 (10.22%) .NET
3 9 (6.57%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.84%) HTML
5 7 (5.11%) CSS
5 7 (5.11%) Middleware
6 5 (3.65%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (3.65%) Django
6 5 (3.65%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (2.92%) Ajax
7 4 (2.92%) jQuery
7 4 (2.92%) SOAP
8 3 (2.19%) XML
8 3 (2.19%) boto
8 3 (2.19%) Java EE
9 2 (1.46%) JPA
9 2 (1.46%) EJB 3.0
9 2 (1.46%) Application Packaging
9 2 (1.46%) JSTL
9 2 (1.46%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.76%) Blackberry
2 9 (6.57%) Hedge funds
3 7 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.38%) Open Source
4 6 (4.38%) NHS
4 6 (4.38%) Handset
5 5 (3.65%) iPad
5 5 (3.65%) iPhone
6 4 (2.92%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (2.92%) Replication
7 3 (2.19%) Chip and PIN
7 3 (2.19%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.19%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.46%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.46%) Smartphone
8 2 (1.46%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.46%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 59 (43.07%) Windows
2 29 (21.17%) Linux
3 28 (20.44%) Windows 7
4 20 (14.60%) UNIX
5 16 (11.68%) Windows XP
6 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (6.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.46%) VMS
11 1 (0.73%) SUSE
11 1 (0.73%) AIX
11 1 (0.73%) Solaris
11 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.73%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.73%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.73%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.73%) Android
11 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.33%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (13.14%) Software Delivery
2 18 (13.14%) Configuration Management
3 17 (12.41%) ITIL
4 16 (11.68%) Software Distribution
5 14 (10.22%) Release Management
5 14 (10.22%) DevOps
6 13 (9.49%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (8.03%) Asset Management
7 11 (8.03%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (7.30%) SOA
9 9 (6.57%) PRINCE2
10 8 (5.84%) Incident Management
10 8 (5.84%) Capacity Management
10 8 (5.84%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (5.11%) Automated Testing
11 7 (5.11%) Service Delivery
12 6 (4.38%) ITIL V3
12 6 (4.38%) Auto-Scaling
12 6 (4.38%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.06%) SQL
2 19 (13.87%) PowerShell
3 15 (10.95%) VB
4 13 (9.49%) C#
5 9 (6.57%) Python
6 8 (5.84%) Ruby
6 8 (5.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (5.11%) Java
8 6 (4.38%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.38%) VBScript
8 6 (4.38%) VB6
9 4 (2.92%) Perl
10 2 (1.46%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.46%) PHP
10 2 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.46%) C++
10 2 (1.46%) C
11 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.73%) Tcl
11 1 (0.73%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 28 (20.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (12.41%) SC Cleared
3 15 (10.95%) DV Cleared
4 11 (8.03%) Degree
5 8 (5.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (2.92%) MCITP
8 3 (2.19%) MCSE
8 3 (2.19%) MCSA
9 2 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.46%) ISEB
9 2 (1.46%) Sun Certification
9 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.46%) HND
9 2 (1.46%) OCMJD
10 1 (0.73%) MOS
10 1 (0.73%) MCP
10 1 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.73%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.84%) SLA
2 5 (3.65%) QA
3 1 (0.73%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (29.93%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.11%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.38%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.65%) Docker
5 5 (3.65%) vSphere
6 4 (2.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (2.19%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.19%) XenApp
8 2 (1.46%) XenServer
8 2 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (1.46%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.73%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.73%) UAG
9 1 (0.73%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.73%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 19 (13.87%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (12.41%) SCCM
3 15 (10.95%) Puppet
4 12 (8.76%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (5.11%) WSUS
6 3 (2.19%) Ansible
6 3 (2.19%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.19%) SCOM
7 2 (1.46%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.46%) WMI
7 2 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.46%) HAProxy
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.46%) Nagios
7 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.46%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.73%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 37 (27.01%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.25%) HP
3 23 (16.79%) McAfee
3 23 (16.79%) Oracle
4 19 (13.87%) VMware
5 12 (8.76%) Altiris
6 11 (8.03%) Citrix
7 7 (5.11%) Dell
8 6 (4.38%) Symantec
8 6 (4.38%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.65%) Perforce
9 5 (3.65%) Cisco
10 4 (2.92%) IBM
10 4 (2.92%) Bloomberg
11 3 (2.19%) Websense
11 3 (2.19%) EMC
11 3 (2.19%) MobileIron
11 3 (2.19%) LANDesk
11 3 (2.19%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.46%) hybris
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