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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 129 146 145
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 12 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.060% 0.063%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.076% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Median daily rate £320 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-34.21% +15.15%
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
2217 2616 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.95% 78.14% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1747 1605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 135 87
Median hourly rate £33.00 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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 +6 5 £320 -
Bristol - 5 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) SCCM
3 9 (56.25%) Migration
3 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (56.25%) MS Office
3 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) MSI
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
4 8 (50.00%) VBScript
4 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (43.75%) Release Management
5 7 (43.75%) VB
5 7 (43.75%) Application Virtualisation
6 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
7 5 (31.25%) Time Management
7 5 (31.25%) InstallShield
7 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
8 4 (25.00%) WSUS
9 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
9 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 2 (12.50%) Firewall
9 2 (12.50%) Finance
9 2 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (12.50%) CCNA
9 2 (12.50%) MCSA
9 2 (12.50%) 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) NetWeaver
1 1 (6.25%) SAP EP
1 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MSI
2 5 (31.25%) InstallShield
3 1 (6.25%) AdminStudio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Administrator
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Packager
2 2 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
2 2 (12.50%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Cutover Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Database Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Cutover Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAP Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
1 1 (6.25%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 10
3 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Migration
2 7 (43.75%) Application Virtualisation
2 7 (43.75%) Release Management
3 5 (31.25%) Application Packaging
3 5 (31.25%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Application Discovery
5 1 (6.25%) BCP
5 1 (6.25%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.25%) Cutover Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 8 (50.00%) VBScript
2 7 (43.75%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) ABAP
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNA
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Active Directory
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (68.75%) SCCM
2 4 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Symantec