The first table below looks at the demand for the Deployment Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Deployment Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Specialist
Rank 407 386 421
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +35
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Specialist 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.015% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £275 £365 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £356 £358
% change year-on-year
+47.36% -0.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Deployment Specialist
England

Deployment Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Specialist in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Deployment Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Deployment Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Deployment Specialist across the London region.

Deployment Specialist Daily Rate Trend in London

Deployment Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Deployment Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Deployment Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in London

Deployment Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Specialist across the London region.

Deployment Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in London

Deployment Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Deployment Specialist in their job title 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 with Deployment Specialist in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (25.00%) Wyse
4 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (25.00%) XenApp
5 1 (12.50%) CA Wily
5 1 (12.50%) Social Media
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (12.50%) Lync
5 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) Java

Deployment Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Deployment Specialist in their job title 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 with Deployment Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Lync
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Introscope
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) CRM
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Wyse
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Altiris