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 23 July 2016 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 402 380 389
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +9
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 29 46 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 25
Median daily rate £356 £463 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.97% +19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £320 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £700 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £398 £313
% change year-on-year
-2.51% +27.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £17.98 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +5.55%
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
18896 19263 18719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.28% 81.61% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13647 13767 13147
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 233 227
Median hourly rate £22.38 £21.50 £20.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% +6.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £64.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 2016.

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 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +30 5 £294 -38.15% 1
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, 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 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 34 (44.16%) Active Directory
2 34 (44.16%) Windows
3 29 (37.66%) SCCM
4 25 (32.47%) Configuration Management
5 23 (29.87%) MS Excel
5 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (28.57%) Puppet
6 22 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 21 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
7 21 (27.27%) ITIL
8 18 (23.38%) Symantec
8 18 (23.38%) Office 365
8 18 (23.38%) SCOM
8 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 17 (22.08%) Project Management
10 15 (19.48%) Firewall
10 15 (19.48%) VMware
10 15 (19.48%) SQL
10 15 (19.48%) DNS
10 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (16.88%) Citrix
11 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
11 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (15.58%) Migration
12 12 (15.58%) Finance
12 12 (15.58%) .NET
12 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
12 12 (15.58%) PowerShell

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 10 (12.99%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (11.69%) Skype for Business
4 7 (9.09%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
6 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.60%) Confluence
8 2 (2.60%) IIS
9 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (1.30%) JBoss
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (29.87%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.29%) MS Project
3 9 (11.69%) MS Office
4 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (23.38%) Office 365
2 9 (11.69%) Azure Active Directory
3 8 (10.39%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.19%) IaaS
5 2 (2.60%) Google Apps
5 2 (2.60%) PaaS
6 1 (1.30%) Google Play
6 1 (1.30%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.48%) DNS
1 15 (19.48%) Firewall
2 10 (12.99%) Network Security
3 8 (10.39%) Extranet
4 6 (7.79%) DHCP
5 5 (6.49%) VPN
6 4 (5.19%) Internet
6 4 (5.19%) LAN
6 4 (5.19%) WAN
7 2 (2.60%) MPLS
7 2 (2.60%) SAN
7 2 (2.60%) VLAN
7 2 (2.60%) Wireless
8 1 (1.30%) DMZ
8 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.30%) NAS
8 1 (1.30%) Skype
8 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.30%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.60%) MS Access
5 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.30%) DB2
5 1 (1.30%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (14.29%) Hudson
2 10 (12.99%) JIRA
3 9 (11.69%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.69%) Maven
4 8 (10.39%) Ant
5 7 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 7 (9.09%) Subversion
6 4 (5.19%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.30%) AdminStudio
7 1 (1.30%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.30%) Build Forge
7 1 (1.30%) Gradle
7 1 (1.30%) MSI
7 1 (1.30%) Selenium
7 1 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.30%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Banking
3 3 (3.90%) Games
3 3 (3.90%) Publishing
4 2 (2.60%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
5 1 (1.30%) Front Office
5 1 (1.30%) Legal
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (14.29%) Architect
2 9 (11.69%) Azure Engineer
2 9 (11.69%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (11.69%) Server Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Cloud Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Senior Server Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 8 (10.39%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (9.09%) Azure DevOps
4 7 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) PowerShell Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.49%) Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Software Deployment Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) .NET
2 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
3 5 (6.49%) SAML
4 2 (2.60%) HTML
4 2 (2.60%) XMPP
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.30%) jQuery
5 1 (1.30%) Middleware
5 1 (1.30%) ServiceStack
5 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.30%) WCF
5 1 (1.30%) WPF
5 1 (1.30%) XBRL
5 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.58%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.39%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.19%) CMDB
4 3 (3.90%) Learning Management System
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.60%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.60%) Replication
5 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Windows
2 22 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 10 (12.99%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.69%) VMS
4 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Phone
6 7 (9.09%) Linux
6 7 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.90%) AIX
7 3 (3.90%) Solaris
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.30%) CentOS
9 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Configuration Management
2 23 (29.87%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) ITIL
4 17 (22.08%) Project Management
5 13 (16.88%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.58%) Migration
6 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
7 11 (14.29%) Case Management
7 11 (14.29%) DevOps
8 10 (12.99%) Service Management
8 10 (12.99%) Workflow
9 9 (11.69%) Business Continuity
10 8 (10.39%) Capacity Management
10 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (10.39%) Mobile Device Management
10 8 (10.39%) Open Source
10 8 (10.39%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (9.09%) Asset Management
11 7 (9.09%) Patch Management
12 6 (7.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (19.48%) SQL
2 12 (15.58%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.39%) Ruby
4 7 (9.09%) Python
5 5 (6.49%) Java
5 5 (6.49%) VBA
6 4 (5.19%) VBScript
7 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.60%) VB
8 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.30%) C#
8 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.29%) MCSE
3 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.19%) Degree
5 3 (3.90%) MCITP
5 3 (3.90%) MCSA
5 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) CCNA
6 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.60%) ISEB
7 1 (1.30%) CCNP
7 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.30%) MCP
7 1 (1.30%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (44.16%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.29%) XenApp
4 10 (12.99%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (10.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (10.39%) Docker
5 8 (10.39%) UAG
6 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.30%) StorNext
Systems Management
1 29 (37.66%) SCCM
2 22 (28.57%) Puppet
3 21 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (23.38%) SCOM
5 9 (11.69%) Backup Exec
6 8 (10.39%) Ansible
6 8 (10.39%) IBM BigFix
6 8 (10.39%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (3.90%) WSUS
8 2 (2.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.30%) Kubernetes
9 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (1.30%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.38%) Symantec
3 15 (19.48%) VMware
4 13 (16.88%) Citrix
5 8 (10.39%) IBM
6 7 (9.09%) Splunk
7 6 (7.79%) Dell
8 5 (6.49%) Cisco
8 5 (6.49%) HP
9 4 (5.19%) Google
10 3 (3.90%) Adobe
10 3 (3.90%) Oracle
10 3 (3.90%) SAP
11 2 (2.60%) Avaya
11 2 (2.60%) Barracuda Networks
12 1 (1.30%) Atlassian
12 1 (1.30%) EMC
12 1 (1.30%) F5
12 1 (1.30%) FactSet
12 1 (1.30%) Remedy