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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 378 363 358
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -5
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 25 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 23
Average daily rate
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£353 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £154 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+46.81% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.98 - £15.77
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 - £13.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.41 - £17.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -20.00%
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
17318 17624 17111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.13% 77.89% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12201 12641 11801
Average daily rate £450 £435 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 227 267
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.88 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -34.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +13 8 £500 +25.00% 5
Croydon - 4 £325 - 1
Ealing - 2 £368 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
3 16 (35.56%) Finance
4 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
5 12 (26.67%) Banking
6 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
6 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
7 9 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.00%) MS Office
7 9 (20.00%) Altiris
7 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (20.00%) DevOps
8 8 (17.78%) Hedge funds
8 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
9 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.56%) SCCM
9 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
9 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
10 6 (13.33%) Financial Institution
10 6 (13.33%) VPN
10 6 (13.33%) SLA
10 6 (13.33%) Dell
10 6 (13.33%) Internet
10 6 (13.33%) ITIL
11 5 (11.11%) .NET

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Sitefinity
4 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
5 1 (2.22%) Liferay
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) assyst
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (2.22%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 6 (13.33%) VPN
2 6 (13.33%) Internet
3 5 (11.11%) Wireless
3 5 (11.11%) Network Security
4 4 (8.89%) DNS
5 3 (6.67%) SAN
6 2 (4.44%) VLAN
6 2 (4.44%) FirePass
6 2 (4.44%) Firewall
7 1 (2.22%) VoIP
7 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.22%) DB2
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Gradle
2 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.22%) Juju
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Banking
3 7 (15.56%) Investment Banking
4 6 (13.33%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.22%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.67%) Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Automation Specialist
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) .NET
1 5 (11.11%) Django
1 5 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (6.67%) SOAP
2 3 (6.67%) Web Services
2 3 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.44%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) NHibernate
3 2 (4.44%) Ajax
3 2 (4.44%) LINQ
3 2 (4.44%) jQuery
3 2 (4.44%) Middleware
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.44%) CSS
4 1 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
4 1 (2.22%) Java EE
4 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 8 (17.78%) Hedge funds
3 5 (11.11%) Handset
4 4 (8.89%) iPhone
4 4 (8.89%) iPad
5 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.44%) Data Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Equities
7 1 (2.22%) NHS
7 1 (2.22%) Replication
7 1 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
7 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.22%) PDA
7 1 (2.22%) Derivative
7 1 (2.22%) CMDB
7 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Linux
2 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.89%) UNIX
4 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.22%) AIX
6 1 (2.22%) Solaris
6 1 (2.22%) SUSE
6 1 (2.22%) Android
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (20.00%) DevOps
2 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (15.56%) Automated Testing
3 6 (13.33%) Incident Management
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
5 3 (6.67%) ITSM
5 3 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.44%) High Availability
6 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
6 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.44%) TDD
6 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.44%) MVC
6 2 (4.44%) SOA
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.67%) Python
2 3 (6.67%) VB
2 3 (6.67%) C#
2 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) VBScript
3 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 2 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.22%) Tcl
4 1 (2.22%) C
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Groovy
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (48.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.44%) Docker
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
4 1 (2.22%) vSphere
4 1 (2.22%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) HAProxy
2 2 (4.44%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.22%) Nagios
3 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
3 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.22%) Cacti
3 1 (2.22%) Munin
3 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.22%) Puppet
3 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.22%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.22%) Ansible
3 1 (2.22%) logstash
3 1 (2.22%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (20.00%) Altiris
2 6 (13.33%) Dell
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) IBM
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) McAfee
5 3 (6.67%) Bloomberg
6 2 (4.44%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.44%) F5
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.44%) Apple
7 1 (2.22%) EMC
7 1 (2.22%) Fidessa
7 1 (2.22%) SunGard
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