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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 505 460 457
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 84 99 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 52 41
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£304 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £153 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £437 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 10
Average hourly rate £15.86 £12.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.88% -12.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.73 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £19.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £12.50 £12.94
% change year-on-year
+33.76% -3.36%
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
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +2 23 £305 -18.66% 6
Yorkshire +6 22 £313 +17.92% 2
South East -18 19 £278 -28.75% 3
North West -6 8 £253 +5.64%
South West -28 6 £350 - 2
East of England -22 2 - - 1
West Midlands -26 2 £203 -52.35%
North East -26 1 £288 -42.50%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 114 (58.16%) Windows
2 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
3 64 (32.65%) Active Directory
4 62 (31.63%) MS Office
5 48 (24.49%) Security Cleared
6 47 (23.98%) Windows 7
7 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
8 38 (19.39%) Windows XP
9 37 (18.88%) HP
10 36 (18.37%) SC Cleared
11 34 (17.35%) ITIL
12 32 (16.33%) SCCM
13 30 (15.31%) Citrix
13 30 (15.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 29 (14.80%) McAfee
14 29 (14.80%) Finance
14 29 (14.80%) VMware
15 28 (14.29%) Blackberry
15 28 (14.29%) Windows Vista
16 27 (13.78%) Oracle
17 26 (13.27%) Software Distribution
18 25 (12.76%) SMS
19 24 (12.24%) Linux
20 23 (11.73%) SLA
20 23 (11.73%) Release Management
21 22 (11.22%) UNIX
22 20 (10.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
22 20 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
23 17 (8.67%) PRINCE2
24 16 (8.16%) SQL Server

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.57%) IIS
5 6 (3.06%) IBM Notes
6 5 (2.55%) Lync
7 4 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.51%) JBoss
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 62 (31.63%) MS Office
2 39 (19.90%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.61%) MS Visio
4 10 (5.10%) MS Project
5 3 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.51%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (3.06%) assyst
3 3 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.53%) SaaS
2 2 (1.02%) Office 365
3 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.76%) SMS
2 16 (8.16%) TCP/IP
3 15 (7.65%) DNS
4 14 (7.14%) VPN
4 14 (7.14%) SAN
5 13 (6.63%) Firewall
6 12 (6.12%) Internet
7 10 (5.10%) DHCP
8 8 (4.08%) iSCSI
8 8 (4.08%) Ethernet
8 8 (4.08%) Wireless
9 7 (3.57%) LAN
10 5 (2.55%) RTSP
10 5 (2.55%) FTP
10 5 (2.55%) WAN
10 5 (2.55%) SMTP
10 5 (2.55%) Fibre Channel
11 4 (2.04%) Network Security
11 4 (2.04%) Extranet
12 3 (1.53%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.59%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (4.59%) Oracle ODI
3 7 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 6 (3.06%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.02%) MS Access
7 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.51%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.51%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (6.12%) MSI
2 10 (5.10%) Hudson
3 9 (4.59%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.02%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.02%) JIRA
5 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.02%) Ant
5 2 (1.02%) Maven
6 1 (0.51%) Subversion
6 1 (0.51%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.51%) Gradle
6 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.51%) Apache Ivy
General
1 29 (14.80%) Finance
2 15 (7.65%) Banking
3 10 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.57%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.57%) Retail
5 4 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.53%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) French Language
8 1 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Local Government
8 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (0.51%) Cantonese Language
Job Titles
1 26 (13.27%) Support Engineer
2 20 (10.20%) Analyst
3 18 (9.18%) Desktop Support
4 16 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
5 13 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 13 (6.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 12 (6.12%) Release Manager
7 10 (5.10%) Administrator
8 9 (4.59%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (4.59%) Service Analyst
9 8 (4.08%) Configuration and Release Manager
9 8 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.08%) Configuration Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Developer
10 7 (3.57%) Support Analyst
10 7 (3.57%) Deployment Engineer
11 6 (3.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.06%) Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.55%) Support Technician
12 5 (2.55%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.63%) Web Services
2 9 (4.59%) Middleware
2 9 (4.59%) Oracle Fusion
3 6 (3.06%) Application Packaging
4 5 (2.55%) .NET
5 4 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
5 4 (2.04%) Django
6 3 (1.53%) HTML
6 3 (1.53%) CSS
7 2 (1.02%) WCF
7 2 (1.02%) WF
7 2 (1.02%) jQuery
7 2 (1.02%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.02%) XHTML
7 2 (1.02%) Ajax
8 1 (0.51%) J2EE
8 1 (0.51%) COM
8 1 (0.51%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.51%) SOAP
8 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 7 (3.57%) Handset
4 7 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.57%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.55%) PDA
6 4 (2.04%) HP Superdome
6 4 (2.04%) Equities
7 3 (1.53%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.53%) PMI
7 3 (1.53%) Derivative
7 3 (1.53%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.53%) Life Science
8 2 (1.02%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.02%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.02%) CMDB
8 2 (1.02%) Statistics
8 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 114 (58.16%) Windows
2 47 (23.98%) Windows 7
3 38 (19.39%) Windows XP
4 28 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 24 (12.24%) Linux
6 22 (11.22%) UNIX
7 13 (6.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (6.12%) Windows 2000
8 12 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (2.55%) Android
11 4 (2.04%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.04%) Apple iOS
11 4 (2.04%) HPUX
12 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.02%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.51%) SUSE
14 1 (0.51%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (17.35%) ITIL
2 26 (13.27%) Software Distribution
3 23 (11.73%) Release Management
4 17 (8.67%) PRINCE2
5 13 (6.63%) Configuration Management
6 11 (5.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (5.61%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.10%) ETL
7 10 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (4.59%) ITIL V3
8 9 (4.59%) Transition Management
8 9 (4.59%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (4.08%) Project Management
10 7 (3.57%) ITSM
10 7 (3.57%) Service Management
10 7 (3.57%) Service Delivery
10 7 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (3.57%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.12%) SQL
2 6 (3.06%) Perl
3 5 (2.55%) C#
3 5 (2.55%) VBScript
4 4 (2.04%) Korn
4 4 (2.04%) Java
4 4 (2.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.04%) Python
5 3 (1.53%) VB
5 3 (1.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.02%) SPARQL
6 2 (1.02%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.02%) Ruby
7 1 (0.51%) VB6
7 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.51%) COBOL
7 1 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 48 (24.49%) Security Cleared
2 36 (18.37%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (6.12%) MCSE
5 10 (5.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (4.59%) MCP
7 8 (4.08%) DV Cleared
8 7 (3.57%) Degree
9 6 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.53%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.53%) CCA
10 3 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.53%) HNC
11 2 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.02%) ISEB
11 2 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.51%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.51%) MCITP
12 1 (0.51%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.73%) SLA
2 11 (5.61%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 64 (32.65%) Active Directory
2 20 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (5.10%) XenApp
4 10 (5.10%) vSphere
5 9 (4.59%) XenDesktop
6 7 (3.57%) VMware ESX
7 6 (3.06%) Firmware
8 4 (2.04%) UAG
8 4 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.53%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 32 (16.33%) SCCM
2 30 (15.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 20 (10.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (2.55%) Backup Exec
4 5 (2.55%) WSUS
4 5 (2.55%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 4 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (1.53%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.53%) Control-M
6 3 (1.53%) Puppet
6 3 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.51%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.51%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.51%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.51%) Graphite
Vendors
1 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
2 37 (18.88%) HP
3 30 (15.31%) Citrix
4 29 (14.80%) McAfee
4 29 (14.80%) VMware
5 27 (13.78%) Oracle
6 15 (7.65%) Altiris
7 14 (7.14%) AppSense
8 11 (5.61%) CA
9 10 (5.10%) Lumension
9 10 (5.10%) Perforce
10 8 (4.08%) IBM
11 6 (3.06%) Lotus
12 5 (2.55%) Symantec
13 4 (2.04%) MarketAxess
13 4 (2.04%) Trayport
13 4 (2.04%) Apple
13 4 (2.04%) NetApp
13 4 (2.04%) BMC
13 4 (2.04%) Wyse
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