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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 510 515 463
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -52
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 70 65 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 28 54
Average daily rate £338 £304 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £200 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £281 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 5
Average hourly rate £14.20 £20.50 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.73% +9.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £15.50 £8.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.51 £22.50 £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.20 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-36.88% +18.42%
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
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 0 25 £370 -18.68% 8
South East +5 24 £320 +1.58% 8
South West +7 5 £400 - 1
West Midlands -12 4 £300 +50.00% 1
Yorkshire -19 4 £410 - 4
North East - 3 £153 -
East of England +1 2 £425 -17.07%
East Midlands -7 2 - - 2
North West -21 1 - - 1
Software Deployment
UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 80 (48.48%) Windows
2 68 (41.21%) Microsoft
3 67 (40.61%) Active Directory
4 61 (36.97%) SCCM
5 42 (25.45%) PowerShell
6 41 (24.85%) Windows 7
7 35 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
8 34 (20.61%) ITIL
8 34 (20.61%) Jenkins
8 34 (20.61%) Opscode Chef
9 33 (20.00%) SQL
9 33 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 31 (18.79%) DevOps
10 31 (18.79%) Git (software)
11 30 (18.18%) Ruby
11 30 (18.18%) Finance
11 30 (18.18%) Windows Server
12 29 (17.58%) Subversion
12 29 (17.58%) Ant
12 29 (17.58%) Python
12 29 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (16.97%) Microsoft Azure
13 28 (16.97%) Puppet
13 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
14 27 (16.36%) Maven
15 26 (15.76%) Hudson
16 25 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
16 25 (15.15%) Service Management
17 24 (14.55%) MS Office
17 24 (14.55%) JIRA

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 6 (3.64%) IIS
3 5 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.42%) Apache
4 4 (2.42%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.82%) WordPress
6 2 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.21%) Confluence
7 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.61%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss
7 1 (0.61%) Lync
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
2 24 (14.55%) MS Office
3 5 (3.03%) MS Project
3 5 (3.03%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 28 (16.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (11.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 4 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.21%) IaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Office 365
7 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (11.52%) TCP/IP
2 10 (6.06%) DNS
2 10 (6.06%) Firewall
2 10 (6.06%) SNMP
2 10 (6.06%) SSL
3 7 (4.24%) Internet
3 7 (4.24%) VPN
4 6 (3.64%) DHCP
5 5 (3.03%) LAN
5 5 (3.03%) SAN
6 4 (2.42%) LDAP
6 4 (2.42%) SSH
6 4 (2.42%) WAN
7 3 (1.82%) SMS
8 2 (1.21%) Intranet
8 2 (1.21%) Network Security
8 2 (1.21%) WebEx
8 2 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (1.21%) Wireless
9 1 (0.61%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (10.91%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.24%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.21%) SQLite
7 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.61%) DB2
7 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.61%) PerformancePoint
7 1 (0.61%) Power BI
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (20.61%) Jenkins
2 31 (18.79%) Git (software)
3 29 (17.58%) Ant
3 29 (17.58%) Subversion
4 27 (16.36%) Maven
5 26 (15.76%) Hudson
6 24 (14.55%) JIRA
7 5 (3.03%) Eclipse
7 5 (3.03%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.42%) Artifactory
8 4 (2.42%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.42%) MSI
9 3 (1.82%) AdminStudio
10 2 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (1.21%) InstallShield
11 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.61%) QUnit
11 1 (0.61%) Selenium
11 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.61%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 30 (18.18%) Finance
2 16 (9.70%) Banking
3 5 (3.03%) Investment Banking
4 4 (2.42%) Law
4 4 (2.42%) Publishing
5 2 (1.21%) Legal
5 2 (1.21%) Marketing
5 2 (1.21%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.61%) Back Office
6 1 (0.61%) Billing
6 1 (0.61%) Games
6 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (18.18%) Analyst
2 26 (15.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (8.48%) Azure Engineer
4 14 (8.48%) Project Manager
5 13 (7.88%) Support Analyst
5 13 (7.88%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.27%) Developer
7 9 (5.45%) Build Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (4.85%) Configuration Manager
8 8 (4.85%) Desktop Support
8 8 (4.85%) Software Manager
9 7 (4.24%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (4.24%) Deployment Manager
9 7 (4.24%) Deployment Project Manager
10 6 (3.64%) Site Engineer
10 6 (3.64%) Software Configuration Manager
11 5 (3.03%) Deployment Engineer
11 5 (3.03%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.85%) .NET
2 7 (4.24%) jQuery
3 5 (3.03%) .NET Framework
3 5 (3.03%) CSS
3 5 (3.03%) HTML
3 5 (3.03%) J2EE
4 4 (2.42%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.42%) Software Packaging
4 4 (2.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (2.42%) XML
5 3 (1.82%) boto
5 3 (1.82%) Web Services
6 2 (1.21%) Middleware
6 2 (1.21%) REST
7 1 (0.61%) ELK Stack
7 1 (0.61%) FIX Protocol
7 1 (0.61%) Java EE
7 1 (0.61%) JBoss Seam
7 1 (0.61%) JSTL
7 1 (0.61%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 24 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (8.48%) Computer Science
3 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.24%) Data Centre
3 7 (4.24%) Driving Licence
4 5 (3.03%) iPad
4 5 (3.03%) iPhone
5 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.42%) NHS
6 3 (1.82%) Device Driver
6 3 (1.82%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.82%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.82%) User Experience
6 3 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.21%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.21%) Derivative
7 2 (1.21%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.21%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.21%) Wiki
8 1 (0.61%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 80 (48.48%) Windows
2 41 (24.85%) Windows 7
3 30 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 22 (13.33%) Linux
5 20 (12.12%) Windows XP
6 19 (11.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (10.91%) VMS
8 17 (10.30%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (7.88%) Unix
11 12 (7.27%) Windows 8
12 5 (3.03%) AIX
12 5 (3.03%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.42%) Android
13 4 (2.42%) Solaris
14 3 (1.82%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.82%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.82%) zOS
15 2 (1.21%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (20.61%) ITIL
3 33 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 31 (18.79%) DevOps
5 29 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (15.15%) Service Management
7 16 (9.70%) Use Case
8 13 (7.88%) Migration
8 13 (7.88%) PRINCE2
9 11 (6.67%) Project Management
10 10 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (4.24%) Release Management
12 6 (3.64%) Asset Management
12 6 (3.64%) Project Planning
13 5 (3.03%) Document Management
13 5 (3.03%) Electronic Trading
13 5 (3.03%) Integration Testing
13 5 (3.03%) OO
13 5 (3.03%) Software Engineering
13 5 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (25.45%) PowerShell
2 33 (20.00%) SQL
3 30 (18.18%) Ruby
4 29 (17.58%) Python
5 14 (8.48%) Java
6 12 (7.27%) VBScript
7 9 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 7 (4.24%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.03%) C#
9 5 (3.03%) Korn
9 5 (3.03%) Perl
9 5 (3.03%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.03%) VBA
10 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.82%) C
11 3 (1.82%) PHP
11 3 (1.82%) Scala
12 2 (1.21%) VB
13 1 (0.61%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.88%) MCSE
4 11 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (3.64%) Degree
5 6 (3.64%) ISEB
5 6 (3.64%) PMI Certification
5 6 (3.64%) PMP
6 5 (3.03%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.82%) CCNA
7 3 (1.82%) CCNP
7 3 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.82%) MCSA
7 3 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.21%) AWS Certification
8 2 (1.21%) HND
8 2 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.61%) VCP4
9 1 (0.61%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 67 (40.61%) Active Directory
2 21 (12.73%) Docker
3 19 (11.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.82%) XenApp
5 2 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.21%) XenServer
6 1 (0.61%) Firmware
6 1 (0.61%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.61%) vSphere
6 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (36.97%) SCCM
2 34 (20.61%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (16.97%) Puppet
4 24 (14.55%) Ansible
5 20 (12.12%) SCOM
6 6 (3.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 2 (1.21%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (1.21%) Control-M
7 2 (1.21%) Graphite
7 2 (1.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.21%) WSUS
8 1 (0.61%) Grafana
8 1 (0.61%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.61%) Kibana
8 1 (0.61%) logstash
8 1 (0.61%) Nagios
8 1 (0.61%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.61%) Terraform
8 1 (0.61%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 68 (41.21%) Microsoft
2 23 (13.94%) Splunk
3 21 (12.73%) VMware
4 17 (10.30%) Dell
5 14 (8.48%) HP
6 10 (6.06%) Cisco
7 7 (4.24%) Oracle
8 5 (3.03%) Adobe
8 5 (3.03%) iManage
8 5 (3.03%) MarketAxess
8 5 (3.03%) McAfee
8 5 (3.03%) Perforce
8 5 (3.03%) Symantec
8 5 (3.03%) Tradeweb
8 5 (3.03%) Trayport
9 4 (2.42%) Altiris
9 4 (2.42%) Apple
9 4 (2.42%) Google
9 4 (2.42%) LANDesk
9 4 (2.42%) Remedy
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour + n/a
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago