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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 243 213 220
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 26 30 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.26% 0.32% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.44% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 8
Average daily rate
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£408 £275 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.18% +46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £218 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.55%
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
7464 6742 5950
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.01% 72.15% 71.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4204 3768 3122
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 277 261 256
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Surrey +13 12 £429 -18.33% 1
Berkshire -7 7 £224 -14.76% 2
Hampshire -14 3 £425 +54.54% 1
Oxfordshire -21 2 £270 -36.47% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) HP
2 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 16 (34.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 16 (34.78%) McAfee
4 15 (32.61%) SMS
4 15 (32.61%) Software Delivery
5 14 (30.43%) Software Distribution
5 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
6 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
7 12 (26.09%) Linux
8 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (23.91%) Puppet
9 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
9 9 (19.57%) DNS
9 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
9 9 (19.57%) Firewall
10 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.39%) DHCP
10 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (15.22%) IaaS
11 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
11 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
11 7 (15.22%) PaaS
11 7 (15.22%) VPN
12 6 (13.04%) VMware
12 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
12 6 (13.04%) Microsoft

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 3 (6.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.35%) Apache
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (15.22%) IaaS
3 7 (15.22%) PaaS
4 5 (10.87%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (10.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (4.35%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (32.61%) SMS
2 9 (19.57%) DNS
2 9 (19.57%) Firewall
3 8 (17.39%) DHCP
4 7 (15.22%) VPN
5 5 (10.87%) Internet
6 4 (8.70%) LAN
6 4 (8.70%) WAN
6 4 (8.70%) VLAN
7 3 (6.52%) Network Security
7 3 (6.52%) MPLS
8 2 (4.35%) LDAP
8 2 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (4.35%) SSH
9 1 (2.17%) SSL
9 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
9 1 (2.17%) SAN
9 1 (2.17%) Wireless
9 1 (2.17%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.70%) Ant
2 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 4 (8.70%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Maven
2 4 (8.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.17%) MSI
3 1 (2.17%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (6.52%) Billing
2 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Law
2 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
4 4 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (8.70%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (8.70%) Deployment Project Manager
5 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) IT Support
7 1 (2.17%) Environment Manager
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) Web Services
1 2 (4.35%) boto
2 1 (2.17%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.17%) jQuery
2 1 (2.17%) HTML5
2 1 (2.17%) REST
2 1 (2.17%) Flash
2 1 (2.17%) Classic ASP
2 1 (2.17%) CSS
2 1 (2.17%) SOAP
2 1 (2.17%) .NET
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Open Source
2 3 (6.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (6.52%) Replication
3 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.35%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.17%) iPhone
4 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.17%) iPad
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.17%) NHS
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (45.65%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Linux
3 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
4 4 (8.70%) UNIX
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.35%) VMS
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) Software Delivery
2 14 (30.43%) Software Distribution
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
4 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
5 5 (10.87%) Auto-Scaling
6 4 (8.70%) Release Management
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.35%) Change Management
8 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.35%) ITIL
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (2.17%) Web Development
9 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
9 1 (2.17%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.57%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.04%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) Ruby
3 5 (10.87%) Python
4 3 (6.52%) VBScript
4 3 (6.52%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) VB
5 2 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (2.17%) Bourne shell
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) PHP
6 1 (2.17%) C++
6 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 14 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 13 (28.26%) DV Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) MCSE
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
6 1 (2.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
6 1 (2.17%) CCNP
6 1 (2.17%) CCNA
6 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (19.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.52%) vSphere
5 2 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (2.17%) XenApp
6 1 (2.17%) Docker
6 1 (2.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (23.91%) Puppet
3 8 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (8.70%) SCCM
5 2 (4.35%) WMI
6 1 (2.17%) WSUS
6 1 (2.17%) SCOM
6 1 (2.17%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.17%) Icinga
6 1 (2.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Ansible
6 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) HP
2 16 (34.78%) McAfee
3 6 (13.04%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (10.87%) Citrix
5 4 (8.70%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle
7 2 (4.35%) Symantec
7 2 (4.35%) Dell
7 2 (4.35%) Cisco
7 2 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (4.35%) Altiris
8 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.17%) Lumension
8 1 (2.17%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Reuters
8 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.17%) Websense
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