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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 233 217 220
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 37 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.37% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.50% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 6
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£425 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £273 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £253
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +23.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £14.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £12.27 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.10 £19.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
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
7601 6804 6394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.70% 74.39% 73.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4657 3831 3521
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 260 258
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £12.30 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +11 16 £550 - 1
Berkshire -12 9 £253 -9.73%
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £175 -
Hampshire -9 4 £425 +12.10% 2
Oxfordshire -23 1 - - 4
East Sussex - 1 £288 - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (46.38%) Windows
2 29 (42.03%) Puppet
3 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (31.88%) Data Centre
5 21 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (28.99%) DevOps
6 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (28.99%) Linux
7 19 (27.54%) Python
8 18 (26.09%) PowerShell
9 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (23.19%) Ruby
9 16 (23.19%) UNIX
9 16 (23.19%) HP
9 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
10 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 15 (21.74%) Subversion
10 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
10 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
11 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
11 14 (20.29%) Maven
11 14 (20.29%) JIRA
11 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
11 14 (20.29%) Ant
11 14 (20.29%) McAfee
11 14 (20.29%) Firewall
11 14 (20.29%) VMware
12 13 (18.84%) DNS
12 13 (18.84%) OpenStack

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 13 (18.84%) OpenStack
2 10 (14.49%) Apache
3 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.90%) IIS
5 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (20.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.88%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (17.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 12 (17.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 9 (13.04%) PaaS
4 9 (13.04%) IaaS
5 5 (7.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.45%) Office 365
6 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) Firewall
2 13 (18.84%) DNS
3 10 (14.49%) DHCP
4 9 (13.04%) SMS
4 9 (13.04%) LDAP
4 9 (13.04%) VPN
4 9 (13.04%) SSH
5 8 (11.59%) VLAN
6 6 (8.70%) MPLS
6 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (7.25%) WAN
7 5 (7.25%) LAN
7 5 (7.25%) Network Security
8 4 (5.80%) Internet
9 3 (4.35%) 3G
10 2 (2.90%) SAN
10 2 (2.90%) VoIP
10 2 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (1.45%) Wireless
11 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) Subversion
1 15 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 14 (20.29%) Maven
2 14 (20.29%) JIRA
2 14 (20.29%) Jenkins
2 14 (20.29%) Ant
3 9 (13.04%) Hudson
4 1 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (17.39%) Finance
2 11 (15.94%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.04%) Banking
4 7 (10.14%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Back Office
5 1 (1.45%) Law
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (21.74%) Architect
1 15 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (17.39%) Cloud Architect
3 9 (13.04%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (11.59%) Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (11.59%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (10.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Deployment Project Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Junior
8 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support
9 3 (4.35%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.04%) boto
2 6 (8.70%) REST
3 2 (2.90%) Web Services
4 1 (1.45%) Flash
4 1 (1.45%) Middleware
4 1 (1.45%) LAMP
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) HTML5
4 1 (1.45%) HTML
4 1 (1.45%) .NET
4 1 (1.45%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Data Centre
2 8 (11.59%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.35%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.35%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.90%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.90%) Replication
6 2 (2.90%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.90%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.45%) Online Games
7 1 (1.45%) Life Science
7 1 (1.45%) iPhone
7 1 (1.45%) iPad
7 1 (1.45%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.45%) NHS
7 1 (1.45%) PKI
7 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (46.38%) Windows
2 20 (28.99%) Linux
3 16 (23.19%) UNIX
4 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.14%) Windows 7
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.25%) VMS
7 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.35%) zOS
9 2 (2.90%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.99%) DevOps
3 16 (23.19%) Configuration Management
3 16 (23.19%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (17.39%) Auto-Scaling
5 10 (14.49%) Use Case
6 9 (13.04%) Capacity Management
6 9 (13.04%) Software Delivery
7 8 (11.59%) Release Management
8 7 (10.14%) Software Distribution
9 6 (8.70%) Service Management
9 6 (8.70%) ITIL
10 4 (5.80%) Business Continuity
10 4 (5.80%) Migration
10 4 (5.80%) Open Source
10 4 (5.80%) Patch Management
11 3 (4.35%) Malware Detection\Protection
11 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) Python
2 18 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 16 (23.19%) Ruby
4 8 (11.59%) SQL
5 6 (8.70%) Java
6 4 (5.80%) VBScript
6 4 (5.80%) C#
7 3 (4.35%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.90%) Perl
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) VB
9 1 (1.45%) C++
9 1 (1.45%) Bourne shell
9 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (10.14%) MCSE
3 7 (10.14%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.25%) Degree
5 4 (5.80%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.80%) MCITP
6 3 (4.35%) AWS Certification
7 2 (2.90%) MCP
7 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.90%) MCSA
8 1 (1.45%) CCNP
8 1 (1.45%) CCNA
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.45%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (15.94%) Active Directory
1 11 (15.94%) Docker
2 7 (10.14%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.70%) vSphere
4 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.90%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.90%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.90%) XenServer
7 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 29 (42.03%) Puppet
2 21 (30.43%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (17.39%) Ansible
3 12 (17.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (11.59%) SCCM
5 4 (5.80%) SCOM
6 3 (4.35%) HP SIM
6 3 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (4.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.90%) WMI
7 2 (2.90%) WSUS
8 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.45%) Nagios
8 1 (1.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.45%) Icinga
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) HP
2 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.29%) McAfee
3 14 (20.29%) VMware
4 9 (13.04%) Splunk
5 8 (11.59%) Dell
6 5 (7.25%) Oracle
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix
7 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
8 3 (4.35%) Symantec
8 3 (4.35%) ILOG
8 3 (4.35%) EMC
8 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.90%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.90%) Sophos
9 2 (2.90%) Websense
9 2 (2.90%) Cisco
10 1 (1.45%) Altiris
10 1 (1.45%) Lumension
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