The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Deployment
England / London
Rank 383 384 381
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 25 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.14% 0.092%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 12
Median daily rate £450 £385 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +26.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £168 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £263
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +23.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -36.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16430 17382 16863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.45% 84.20% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11872 12353 12152
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 211 188
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.50 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in London

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in London

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in London

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
City of London +2 4 £438 -2.77% 3
Bromley - 1 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
3 21 (35.00%) SCCM
4 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 17 (28.33%) Citrix
4 17 (28.33%) Finance
5 15 (25.00%) MS Office
6 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (23.33%) Windows 10
7 13 (21.67%) Windows 8
7 13 (21.67%) XenApp
7 13 (21.67%) .NET
7 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
7 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (18.33%) iPhone
8 11 (18.33%) Skype for Business
9 10 (16.67%) Canon
9 10 (16.67%) Skype
9 10 (16.67%) Mitel
9 10 (16.67%) Smartphone
9 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 10 (16.67%) VMware
10 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
11 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
11 8 (13.33%) Release Management
11 8 (13.33%) QA
11 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (13.33%) PaaS
11 8 (13.33%) IaaS

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (18.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (3.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) MS Office
2 13 (21.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (13.33%) IaaS
3 8 (13.33%) PaaS
4 4 (6.67%) Office 365
5 2 (3.33%) Heroku
6 1 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.67%) G Suite
6 1 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) Skype
2 7 (11.67%) Firewall
3 5 (8.33%) DHCP
4 4 (6.67%) DNS
4 4 (6.67%) LAN
4 4 (6.67%) VPN
5 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (5.00%) WAN
6 2 (3.33%) Internet
6 2 (3.33%) Network Security
7 1 (1.67%) 3G
7 1 (1.67%) 4G
7 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (1.67%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.67%) LDAP
7 1 (1.67%) MPLS
7 1 (1.67%) VLAN
7 1 (1.67%) VoIP
7 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) Power BI
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.67%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.67%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Hudson
3 1 (1.67%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.67%) MSI
3 1 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.67%) WiX
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 3 (5.00%) Games
4 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Front Office
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (18.33%) Support Engineer
2 9 (15.00%) Release Manager
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Deployment Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Deployment Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Architect
7 4 (6.67%) Desktop Support
7 4 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) .NET
2 3 (5.00%) SAML
3 2 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.67%) XML
4 1 (1.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) iPhone
2 10 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.00%) Derivative
5 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) EPoS
6 1 (1.67%) Equities
6 1 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) iPad
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) NHS
6 1 (1.67%) Replication
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.33%) Windows
2 14 (23.33%) Windows 10
3 13 (21.67%) Windows 8
4 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (10.00%) Linux
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.33%) Unix
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.67%) VMS
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (13.33%) Change Management
2 8 (13.33%) Release Management
3 7 (11.67%) DevOps
4 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.00%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) TDD
6 3 (5.00%) High Availability
6 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Data Encryption
7 2 (3.33%) Line Management
7 2 (3.33%) RUP
7 2 (3.33%) SDLC
7 2 (3.33%) Software Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) SSADM
7 2 (3.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.33%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (10.00%) C#
4 3 (5.00%) Python
5 2 (3.33%) VBScript
6 1 (1.67%) C++
6 1 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) Korn
6 1 (1.67%) Perl
6 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (1.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) ISEB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MCP
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PMP
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) QA
2 3 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (21.67%) XenApp
3 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.33%) Docker
5 3 (5.00%) vSphere
6 2 (3.33%) LXC
6 2 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.67%) Firmware
7 1 (1.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (35.00%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) Puppet
3 4 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 3 (5.00%) Ansible
4 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (5.00%) SCOM
4 3 (5.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (3.33%) Mesos
5 2 (3.33%) WSUS
6 1 (1.67%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (28.33%) Citrix
2 10 (16.67%) Canon
2 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.67%) Mitel
2 10 (16.67%) VMware
3 5 (8.33%) Symantec
4 4 (6.67%) Cisco
4 4 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (3.33%) Dell
5 2 (3.33%) EMC
5 2 (3.33%) Google
5 2 (3.33%) Intel Security
5 2 (3.33%) Lotus
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (1.67%) F5
6 1 (1.67%) FactSet
6 1 (1.67%) Meraki
6 1 (1.67%) Remedy
6 1 (1.67%) Sophos