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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 208 208 247
Rank change year-on-year
0 +39
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 35 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.26% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +38.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £150 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £248 £325
% change year-on-year
+26.26% -23.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+34.69% -35.52%
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
6684 6212 7076
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.85% 71.33% 71.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3727 3468 3352
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 248 325
Average hourly rate £21.50 £32.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% +35.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +36 21 £280 -6.66% 4
Hampshire -11 6 £380 +1.21% 1
Surrey -4 3 - -
West Sussex +3 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 22 (37.93%) Security Cleared
3 21 (36.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 19 (32.76%) Software Distribution
5 18 (31.03%) McAfee
5 18 (31.03%) HP
6 16 (27.59%) SMS
7 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
8 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
9 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.07%) SCCM
10 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
10 6 (10.34%) Release Management
10 6 (10.34%) Linux
11 5 (8.62%) ITIL
11 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (8.62%) VMware
11 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
12 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (6.90%) Time Management
12 4 (6.90%) Project Management
12 4 (6.90%) DHCP
12 4 (6.90%) DNS
13 3 (5.17%) Citrix
13 3 (5.17%) CCA
13 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (5.17%) HNC

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (27.59%) SMS
2 4 (6.90%) DHCP
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) LDAP
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) WAN
4 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.72%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.72%) Ant
1 1 (1.72%) Maven
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (17.24%) Help Desk Support
2 9 (15.52%) Analyst
2 9 (15.52%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (15.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (10.34%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Linux Support
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.17%) Linux Support Engineer
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (3.45%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Support Technician
6 2 (3.45%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.45%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) HTML
1 1 (1.72%) Classic ASP
1 1 (1.72%) CSS
1 1 (1.72%) SOAP
1 1 (1.72%) jQuery
1 1 (1.72%) REST
1 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (3.45%) Replication
1 2 (3.45%) E-Learning
1 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
1 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.45%) PMI
2 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.72%) Life Science
2 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) iPad
2 1 (1.72%) iPhone
2 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 30 (51.72%) Windows
2 6 (10.34%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.72%) UNIX
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) Android
7 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Software Distribution
2 6 (10.34%) Release Management
3 5 (8.62%) ITIL
4 4 (6.90%) Time Management
4 4 (6.90%) Project Management
5 3 (5.17%) Unit Testing
6 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.45%) Change Management
6 2 (3.45%) Migration
6 2 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.45%) B2B
7 1 (1.72%) OOP
7 1 (1.72%) ERP
7 1 (1.72%) CRM
7 1 (1.72%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (1.72%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.72%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 2 (3.45%) VBScript
2 1 (1.72%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.72%) Perl
2 1 (1.72%) PHP
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) Python
2 1 (1.72%) Winbatch
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.97%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.34%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) CCA
4 3 (5.17%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.17%) HNC
4 3 (5.17%) MCSE
4 3 (5.17%) Degree
5 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 21 (36.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (12.07%) SCCM
3 3 (5.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.72%) WSUS
5 1 (1.72%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (1.72%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) McAfee
1 18 (31.03%) HP
2 9 (15.52%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Citrix
5 2 (3.45%) AppSense
5 2 (3.45%) Altiris
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) Symantec
5 2 (3.45%) Apple
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) Qualys