The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 143 160 136
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 12 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.048% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.061% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 3
Median daily rate £500 £313 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £284
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +40.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.40 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -52.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +13.49%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2698 3289 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.76% 79.41% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 2013 1500
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Cheshire +20 6 £450 -
Manchester +8 5 £525 +68.00%
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) SCCM
2 11 (78.57%) WSUS
2 11 (78.57%) XenDesktop
2 11 (78.57%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) Intel Security
2 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 10 (71.43%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Publishing
5 2 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
6 1 (7.14%) MS Office
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) Banking
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Software Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Mac Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Asset Management
1 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (14.29%) Service Management
1 2 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (85.71%) SCCM
2 11 (78.57%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (78.57%) WSUS
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) Citrix
2 11 (78.57%) Intel Security
3 1 (7.14%) Apple