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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 234 218 228
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 19 19 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.22% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.32% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Average daily rate
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£280 £350 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +48.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £392 £298
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £308 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.40% -1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.99 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £15.90 £10.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%
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
7186 5989 6139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 73.23% 70.41% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4042 3263 2982
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 236 335
Average hourly rate £21.99 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.47 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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
Berkshire - 9 £280 - 1
Surrey -8 4 - -
Hampshire -20 3 - - 2
West Sussex -5 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - - - - 1
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 24 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 22 (42.31%) HP
4 21 (40.38%) McAfee
4 21 (40.38%) Software Distribution
5 19 (36.54%) SMS
6 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 7 (13.46%) Linux
10 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
10 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
10 6 (11.54%) Release Management
11 5 (9.62%) VMware
11 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (9.62%) ITIL
12 4 (7.69%) MCSE
12 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (7.69%) SCCM
12 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (5.77%) Time Management
13 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
13 3 (5.77%) Altiris
13 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
13 3 (5.77%) Citrix
13 3 (5.77%) CCA
13 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (1.92%) IIS
1 1 (1.92%) JBoss
1 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) SMS
2 3 (5.77%) DHCP
2 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.85%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) 3G
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.92%) NAS
4 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Ant
1 1 (1.92%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.92%) Maven
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) 2nd Line Support
2 8 (15.38%) Help Desk Support
3 7 (13.46%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.77%) Support Technician
6 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Support
6 3 (5.77%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (5.77%) Linux Support Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.85%) Service Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) HTML
1 1 (1.92%) Classic ASP
1 1 (1.92%) CSS
1 1 (1.92%) SOAP
1 1 (1.92%) jQuery
1 1 (1.92%) HTML5
1 1 (1.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Replication
1 2 (3.85%) PMI
1 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.92%) Smartphone
2 1 (1.92%) Life Science
2 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.92%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000
7 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.92%) UNIX
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Software Distribution
2 6 (11.54%) Release Management
3 5 (9.62%) ITIL
4 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.77%) Unit Testing
4 3 (5.77%) Time Management
5 2 (3.85%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.85%) Project Management
5 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (1.92%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (1.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.92%) Software Licensing
6 1 (1.92%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.92%) ITSM
6 1 (1.92%) MVC
6 1 (1.92%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.92%) Workflow
6 1 (1.92%) Migration
6 1 (1.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.92%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
1 2 (3.85%) VBScript
2 1 (1.92%) Python
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) Winbatch
2 1 (1.92%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.92%) Perl
2 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 13 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (11.54%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) MCSE
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.77%) CCA
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.77%) HNC
6 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (46.15%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (7.69%) SCCM
3 3 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.92%) WMI
5 1 (1.92%) WSUS
5 1 (1.92%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 22 (42.31%) HP
2 21 (40.38%) McAfee
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.62%) VMware
5 3 (5.77%) Altiris
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle
6 2 (3.85%) SAP
6 2 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (1.92%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) IBM
7 1 (1.92%) Apple
7 1 (1.92%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.92%) Dell
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