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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 398 386 394
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 30 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 16
Average daily rate
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£425 £444 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +31.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £157 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £250 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -24.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+120.00% -30.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £89.50
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -86.03%
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
19071 19669 18770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 77.41% 77.64% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 13778 13777 12793
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 231 331
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -38.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £55.00 £50.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 +29 12 £425 +6.25%
Hayes - - - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
4 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
5 15 (24.19%) MS Office
5 15 (24.19%) Finance
6 13 (20.97%) VMware
7 12 (19.35%) Linux
7 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 11 (17.74%) ITIL
8 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
8 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (16.13%) Banking
9 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 9 (14.52%) Citrix
10 9 (14.52%) Firewall
10 9 (14.52%) Incident Management
10 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (12.90%) XenApp
11 8 (12.90%) DevOps
11 8 (12.90%) DNS
11 8 (12.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 8 (12.90%) Java
12 7 (11.29%) .NET
12 7 (11.29%) VPN
12 7 (11.29%) IBM
12 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
12 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing
12 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
12 7 (11.29%) Investment Banking

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 6 (9.68%) IIS
1 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (6.45%) Apache
3 4 (6.45%) Lync
4 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.23%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (24.19%) MS Office
2 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) assyst
1 3 (4.84%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) SaaS
2 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) DNS
3 7 (11.29%) VPN
4 5 (8.06%) Network Security
4 5 (8.06%) Wireless
4 5 (8.06%) Internet
4 5 (8.06%) Extranet
4 5 (8.06%) LAN
4 5 (8.06%) WAN
5 4 (6.45%) VoIP
6 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.23%) SAN
7 2 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.61%) DHCP
8 1 (1.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MS Access
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MSI
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Banking
3 7 (11.29%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.06%) Retail
5 3 (4.84%) French Language
5 3 (4.84%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) Analyst
2 8 (12.90%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (11.29%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) Service Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (8.06%) Administrator
5 5 (8.06%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Electronics Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Market Data Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.61%) Django
3 1 (1.61%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.61%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) COM
3 1 (1.61%) CSS
3 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.06%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.45%) Derivative
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.84%) Handset
4 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.84%) Equities
4 3 (4.84%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) CMDB
6 1 (1.61%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.61%) PMI
6 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 43 (69.35%) Windows
2 16 (25.81%) Windows 7
3 12 (19.35%) Linux
4 5 (8.06%) Windows XP
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) UNIX
5 4 (6.45%) Android
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.61%) SUSE
7 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) ITIL
2 9 (14.52%) Incident Management
2 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (12.90%) DevOps
4 7 (11.29%) Problem Management
4 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
4 7 (11.29%) Regression Testing
5 6 (9.68%) Service Management
5 6 (9.68%) ITSM
5 6 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.06%) Build Automation
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.45%) Electronic Trading
7 4 (6.45%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) Line Management
7 4 (6.45%) Software Asset Management
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (6.45%) Perl
2 4 (6.45%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Korn
3 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.61%) VBA
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) MCP
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) MCTS
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.90%) XenApp
4 5 (8.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (8.06%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 4 (6.45%) UAG
5 4 (6.45%) Firmware
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (8.06%) Backup Exec
2 5 (8.06%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 4 (6.45%) WSUS
3 4 (6.45%) SCCM
3 4 (6.45%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (6.45%) Puppet
4 3 (4.84%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (4.84%) Control-M
5 1 (1.61%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.61%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.61%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 13 (20.97%) VMware
3 9 (14.52%) Citrix
4 7 (11.29%) IBM
5 6 (9.68%) Remedy
5 6 (9.68%) Altiris
6 5 (8.06%) McAfee
7 4 (6.45%) Symantec
7 4 (6.45%) Wyse
7 4 (6.45%) BMC
7 4 (6.45%) AppSense
7 4 (6.45%) MarketAxess
7 4 (6.45%) Trayport
8 3 (4.84%) ServiceNow
8 3 (4.84%) Capita
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle
8 3 (4.84%) Cisco
8 3 (4.84%) Apple
8 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.23%) Lotus
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