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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 359 375 376
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +1
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 47 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 22
Average daily rate
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£475 £385 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.37% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £182 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £429 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £259 £250
% change year-on-year
+62.31% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.98 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.61% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -12.19%
Software Deployment
England

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
18669 18628 19067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.31% 78.98% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13338 13018 13239
Average daily rate £450 £448 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% -0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 226 262
Average hourly rate £21.75 £20.16 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.88% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £53.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
City of London 0 17 £475 +55.73% 5
Croydon -12 5 £325 -18.75%
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 41 (61.19%) Windows
2 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
3 21 (31.34%) Linux
3 21 (31.34%) Finance
4 19 (28.36%) TCP/IP
4 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
5 18 (26.87%) Banking
5 18 (26.87%) SCCM
5 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
6 15 (22.39%) VMware
7 14 (20.90%) UNIX
8 13 (19.40%) SQL
9 12 (17.91%) Perl
9 12 (17.91%) ITIL
9 12 (17.91%) Project Management
9 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
10 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
10 11 (16.42%) Citrix
10 11 (16.42%) Dell
10 11 (16.42%) DNS
10 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
10 11 (16.42%) Altiris
10 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
11 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
12 9 (13.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
12 9 (13.43%) Cisco
12 9 (13.43%) Solaris

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 9 (13.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) Apache
2 3 (4.48%) Lync
2 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.99%) Sitefinity
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) LiveLink
4 1 (1.49%) Liferay
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.49%) JBoss
4 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.94%) MS Office
3 4 (5.97%) MS Project
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) assyst
1 2 (2.99%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.49%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) TCP/IP
2 11 (16.42%) DNS
3 8 (11.94%) VPN
4 6 (8.96%) Network Security
5 4 (5.97%) ADSL
5 4 (5.97%) LAN
5 4 (5.97%) WLAN
5 4 (5.97%) WAN
5 4 (5.97%) DHCP
6 3 (4.48%) SAN
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (2.99%) FirePass
7 2 (2.99%) VLAN
7 2 (2.99%) Internet
7 2 (2.99%) Firewall
7 2 (2.99%) Wireless
7 2 (2.99%) VoIP
8 1 (1.49%) Intranet
8 1 (1.49%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.91%) Relational Database
2 7 (10.45%) RDBMS
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.49%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.49%) Gradle
3 1 (1.49%) Maven
3 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (31.34%) Finance
2 18 (26.87%) Banking
3 9 (13.43%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Publishing
5 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Law
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (14.93%) Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (8.96%) Desktop Support
3 6 (8.96%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (7.46%) Wintel Engineer
4 5 (7.46%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.46%) Consultant
4 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (5.97%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) SWIFT Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Deployment Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
1 6 (8.96%) Middleware
2 5 (7.46%) FIX Protocol
3 4 (5.97%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
4 3 (4.48%) SOAP
4 3 (4.48%) Web Services
4 3 (4.48%) HTML
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.99%) CSS
5 2 (2.99%) Ajax
5 2 (2.99%) NHibernate
5 2 (2.99%) LINQ
5 2 (2.99%) jQuery
5 2 (2.99%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.49%) REST
6 1 (1.49%) Java EE
6 1 (1.49%) JSON
6 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Blackberry
2 9 (13.43%) iPhone
2 9 (13.43%) iPad
3 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.46%) SWIFT
4 5 (7.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.99%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.99%) NHS
6 2 (2.99%) Handset
6 2 (2.99%) PDA
7 1 (1.49%) Derivative
7 1 (1.49%) CMDB
7 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 41 (61.19%) Windows
2 21 (31.34%) Linux
3 19 (28.36%) Windows 7
4 14 (20.90%) UNIX
5 11 (16.42%) Windows XP
5 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.43%) Solaris
7 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (7.46%) Android
8 5 (7.46%) Mac OS X
8 5 (7.46%) AIX
9 4 (5.97%) Windows 8
9 4 (5.97%) Windows Phone
10 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.49%) SUSE
12 1 (1.49%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) ITIL
1 12 (17.91%) Project Management
2 11 (16.42%) Configuration Management
3 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
4 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
5 7 (10.45%) Migration
6 6 (8.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.96%) Low Latency
7 5 (7.46%) BCP
7 5 (7.46%) SDLC
8 4 (5.97%) DevOps
8 4 (5.97%) ITSM
8 4 (5.97%) Identity Management
8 4 (5.97%) Service Management
8 4 (5.97%) Functional Testing
8 4 (5.97%) Project Planning
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) SQL
2 12 (17.91%) Perl
3 10 (14.93%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.45%) Python
4 7 (10.45%) Java
5 6 (8.96%) C++
6 5 (7.46%) C
6 5 (7.46%) VB
7 4 (5.97%) VBScript
8 3 (4.48%) C#
9 2 (2.99%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.99%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby
10 1 (1.49%) Groovy
10 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) MCP
3 4 (5.97%) MCSA
3 4 (5.97%) ISEB
4 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.49%) PMP
5 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.45%) SLA
2 5 (7.46%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 28 (41.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) VMware ESX
3 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.49%) XenApp
4 1 (1.49%) XenServer
4 1 (1.49%) vSphere
4 1 (1.49%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.99%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.49%) Nagios
4 1 (1.49%) SCOM
4 1 (1.49%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.49%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Salt
4 1 (1.49%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 18 (26.87%) Microsoft
2 15 (22.39%) VMware
3 11 (16.42%) Altiris
3 11 (16.42%) Citrix
3 11 (16.42%) Dell
4 9 (13.43%) Cisco
5 8 (11.94%) McAfee
6 7 (10.45%) IBM
6 7 (10.45%) Bloomberg
7 5 (7.46%) Oracle
7 5 (7.46%) Apple
7 5 (7.46%) ServiceNow
8 4 (5.97%) TIBCO
8 4 (5.97%) HP
9 3 (4.48%) Reuters
9 3 (4.48%) Wyse
9 3 (4.48%) Polycom
10 2 (2.99%) F5
10 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.99%) Juniper
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