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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Deployment
England / North West
Rank 126 154 149
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 7 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.13% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
Median daily rate £200 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.42% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £305 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £305 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £238 £308
% change year-on-year
+31.57% -22.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.47% -24.44%

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
2157 3106 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.11% 82.21% 77.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1385 1866 1500
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 142 112
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.83 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester +13 5 £545 +78.68%
Cheshire +28 1 £188 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 13 (68.42%) Intel Security
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (63.16%) SCCM
3 11 (57.89%) WSUS
3 11 (57.89%) Banking
3 11 (57.89%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix
3 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
3 11 (57.89%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (21.05%) Workday HCM
4 4 (21.05%) Workday
5 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
6 2 (10.53%) German Language
6 2 (10.53%) Windows
7 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
7 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.26%) Lotus
7 1 (5.26%) Apple
7 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
7 1 (5.26%) Hindi Language
7 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
7 1 (5.26%) Office 365

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
General
1 11 (57.89%) Banking
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Investment Banking
3 2 (10.53%) German Language
4 1 (5.26%) Hindi Language
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Workday Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Workday Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.26%) Migration
1 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
1 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) SCCM
2 11 (57.89%) McAfee ePO
2 11 (57.89%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Intel Security
2 12 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) Citrix
4 4 (21.05%) Workday
5 1 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) Lotus