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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Deployment
England / South East
Rank 204 224 244
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 34 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.34% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.42% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 2
Median daily rate £320 £325 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £306 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +9.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.19% -36.88%

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
5834 6635 7239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.97% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3426 3972 3993
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 282 243
Median hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.06% +76.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 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
Hampshire +11 13 £320 +3.05%
Berkshire +20 9 £318 -16.44%
Surrey +12 6 £210 -53.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +6 4 £350 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 South East region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 30 (58.82%) Security Cleared
3 27 (52.94%) SC Cleared
4 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
5 20 (39.22%) HP
6 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (35.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 18 (35.29%) ITIL
8 17 (33.33%) VMware
8 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
9 16 (31.37%) SCCM
10 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
11 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
12 13 (25.49%) Intel Security
13 11 (21.57%) SMS
13 11 (21.57%) vSphere
13 11 (21.57%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (21.57%) Software Distribution
14 10 (19.61%) Software Delivery
14 10 (19.61%) MS Office
14 10 (19.61%) Release Management
15 9 (17.65%) Blackberry
16 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (15.69%) VBScript
17 7 (13.73%) Altiris
17 7 (13.73%) SQL

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 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Office
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.80%) PaaS
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) IaaS
3 2 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (3.92%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (21.57%) SMS
2 5 (9.80%) DHCP
3 4 (7.84%) DNS
4 3 (5.88%) Firewall
5 2 (3.92%) LAN
5 2 (3.92%) MPLS
5 2 (3.92%) Network Security
5 2 (3.92%) SAN
5 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.92%) VLAN
5 2 (3.92%) VPN
5 2 (3.92%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) LDAP
6 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Ant
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
1 1 (1.96%) Maven
1 1 (1.96%) MSI
1 1 (1.96%) Subversion
1 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (9.80%) Law
1 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.80%) Server Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Architect
6 3 (5.88%) AWS Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Deployment Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) IT Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.92%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) .NET
2 1 (1.96%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Data Centre
2 9 (17.65%) Blackberry
3 6 (11.76%) Smartphone
3 6 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (9.80%) iPad
4 5 (9.80%) iPhone
5 3 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) BYOD
7 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
3 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
8 5 (9.80%) Windows Vista
9 3 (5.88%) Linux
9 3 (5.88%) Solaris
10 2 (3.92%) Unix
11 1 (1.96%) AIX
11 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.96%) VMS
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Software Distribution
3 10 (19.61%) Release Management
3 10 (19.61%) Software Delivery
4 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.76%) Patch Management
5 5 (9.80%) Incident Management
5 5 (9.80%) Time Management
6 4 (7.84%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.84%) Security Patching
6 4 (7.84%) Service Management
7 3 (5.88%) DevOps
7 3 (5.88%) Migration
7 3 (5.88%) Open Source
7 3 (5.88%) Server Building
7 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.88%) Use Case
8 2 (3.92%) Auto-Scaling
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) PowerShell
2 8 (15.69%) VBScript
3 7 (13.73%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) VB
5 3 (5.88%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) C#
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 27 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 8 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.80%) DV Cleared
5 4 (7.84%) MCITP
5 4 (7.84%) MCTS
6 2 (3.92%) AWS Certification
6 2 (3.92%) CCNA
6 2 (3.92%) CCNP
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.92%) MCSA
6 2 (3.92%) VCP4
6 2 (3.92%) VCP5
6 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.96%) ISEB
7 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 18 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (21.57%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (21.57%) vSphere
3 7 (13.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (35.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 16 (31.37%) SCCM
3 6 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (9.80%) WSUS
5 4 (7.84%) BladeLogic
6 2 (3.92%) Puppet
6 2 (3.92%) SCOM
7 1 (1.96%) Ansible
7 1 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) HP
2 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 17 (33.33%) VMware
4 13 (25.49%) Intel Security
5 7 (13.73%) Altiris
6 5 (9.80%) Dell
7 4 (7.84%) Remedy
7 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.92%) Apple
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco
8 2 (3.92%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Supermicro
9 1 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix
9 1 (1.96%) Progress
9 1 (1.96%) Qualys
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.96%) Sophos