The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 135 144 138
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.30% 0.094% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.12% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Median daily rate £320 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £420 £300
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-18.42% +5.55%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2378 2473 2312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.99% 77.28% 77.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1661 1550
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 112 103
Median hourly rate £35.50 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.55% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.82 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Deployment across the South West region.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the South West region.

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Wiltshire -5 4 £320 - 2
Somerset +17 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) SCCM
4 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (46.15%) MS Office
4 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 6 (46.15%) MSI
5 5 (38.46%) VBScript
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
6 4 (30.77%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Release Management
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) VB
6 4 (30.77%) InstallShield
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (30.77%) Matrix Management
7 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
7 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
8 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Time Management
8 2 (15.38%) ERP
8 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
8 2 (15.38%) SOA
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco
8 2 (15.38%) ITIL

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MSI
2 4 (30.77%) InstallShield
3 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Implementation Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Packager
3 2 (15.38%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Database Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Application Virtualisation
2 4 (30.77%) Matrix Management
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
3 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Application Discovery
5 1 (7.69%) Cutover Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PowerShell
1 5 (38.46%) VBScript
2 4 (30.77%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCP
2 2 (15.38%) MCSA
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp