The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 233 240 221
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -19
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 38 32 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.43% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 17
Median daily rate £350 £425 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +39.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £271 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
- +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7308 7508 6855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.21% 78.60% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 4280 3812
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 264 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 South East

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Surrey -8 13 £550 - 1
Hampshire +9 10 £220 -48.23% 4
Buckinghamshire +18 7 - -
Berkshire -11 7 £500 +123.46% 2
West Sussex - 1 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (40.32%) Puppet
2 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.71%) Configuration Management
3 22 (35.48%) SCOM
3 22 (35.48%) PowerShell
4 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
4 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 20 (32.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (32.26%) VMS
5 20 (32.26%) SQL
5 20 (32.26%) Windows
5 20 (32.26%) Use Case
6 19 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (29.03%) DevOps
7 18 (29.03%) SCCM
8 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
10 15 (24.19%) Ruby
10 15 (24.19%) Python
10 15 (24.19%) Ansible
10 15 (24.19%) OpenStack
10 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
10 15 (24.19%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (22.58%) Splunk
11 14 (22.58%) Jenkins
11 14 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
11 14 (22.58%) JIRA
12 13 (20.97%) Maven
12 13 (20.97%) Subversion

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 15 (24.19%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Office
2 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (4.84%) Staffware
2 1 (1.61%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (32.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 15 (24.19%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.06%) IaaS
4 5 (8.06%) PaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) DNS
2 5 (8.06%) DHCP
2 5 (8.06%) Firewall
2 5 (8.06%) LAN
2 5 (8.06%) MPLS
2 5 (8.06%) Network Security
2 5 (8.06%) SSL
2 5 (8.06%) VLAN
2 5 (8.06%) VPN
2 5 (8.06%) WAN
3 4 (6.45%) HTTP
3 4 (6.45%) SMS
4 3 (4.84%) LDAP
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.23%) SMTP
6 1 (1.61%) Internet
6 1 (1.61%) Intranet
6 1 (1.61%) SNMP
6 1 (1.61%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.19%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
2 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.23%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 14 (22.58%) JIRA
3 13 (20.97%) Ant
3 13 (20.97%) Hudson
3 13 (20.97%) Maven
3 13 (20.97%) Subversion
4 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (20.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (19.35%) Analyst
2 12 (19.35%) Azure Engineer
3 8 (12.90%) Architect
4 7 (11.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Server Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 4 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Azure Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Administrator
9 2 (3.23%) Help Desk Support
9 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Architect
9 2 (3.23%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
3 1 (1.61%) boto
3 1 (1.61%) CSS
3 1 (1.61%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (19.35%) Data Centre
3 10 (16.13%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (8.06%) Replication
5 2 (3.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 20 (32.26%) VMS
1 20 (32.26%) Windows
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (11.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) Linux
4 4 (6.45%) Unix
4 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (38.71%) Configuration Management
3 20 (32.26%) Use Case
4 18 (29.03%) DevOps
5 17 (27.42%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.97%) Service Management
7 11 (17.74%) ITIL
8 8 (12.90%) Open Source
9 5 (8.06%) Software Delivery
10 4 (6.45%) Software Distribution
11 3 (4.84%) Case Management
11 3 (4.84%) Release Management
11 3 (4.84%) Time Management
11 3 (4.84%) Workflow
12 2 (3.23%) BPR
12 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
12 2 (3.23%) CRM
12 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
12 2 (3.23%) Systems Analysis
12 2 (3.23%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) PowerShell
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 15 (24.19%) Python
3 15 (24.19%) Ruby
4 2 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) MCSE
2 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.61%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (33.87%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.35%) Docker
3 6 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (40.32%) Puppet
2 22 (35.48%) SCOM
3 19 (30.65%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (29.03%) SCCM
5 15 (24.19%) Ansible
6 5 (8.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (8.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (8.06%) Tivoli
7 2 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.58%) Splunk
3 13 (20.97%) Dell
4 8 (12.90%) VMware
5 6 (9.68%) HP
6 5 (8.06%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (8.06%) Cisco
6 5 (8.06%) Intel Security
7 3 (4.84%) TIBCO
8 2 (3.23%) Qualys
8 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.61%) Informatica