The table below looks at the statistics for Business Desktop Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Desktop Deployment over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Business Desktop Deployment (BDD)
Rank 615 591 568
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -23
Contract jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment 8 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.004% 0.016%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.19% 0.046% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £550 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4320 4325 3802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.46% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2737 2565 2116
Average daily rate £429 £425 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 144 136
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.06 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.47% +4.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.65 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

Business Desktop Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Business Desktop Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Desktop Deployment
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment within the UK.

Business Desktop Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Desktop Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment within the UK.

Business Desktop Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Business Desktop Deployment
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment within the UK over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England +10 8 £550 +10.00% 1
East of England +7 7 £550 +10.00%
Cambridgeshire - 7 £550 -
Cambridge - 7 £550 -
London - 1 - - 1

Business Desktop Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Desktop 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 Business Desktop Deployment.

1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Microservices
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) CouchDB
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) MOM
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) JBoss
2 8 (88.89%) N-Tier
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence

Business Desktop Deployment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Desktop 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 Business Desktop Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (100.00%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) JBoss
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (11.11%) Confluence
3 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (88.89%) CouchDB
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (11.11%) Moq
2 1 (11.11%) NSubstitute
2 1 (11.11%) NUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
2 1 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (11.11%) Autofac
3 1 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (11.11%) D3.js
3 1 (11.11%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (11.11%) ELK Stack
3 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
3 1 (11.11%) Express
3 1 (11.11%) Highcharts JS
3 1 (11.11%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) Kendo UI
3 1 (11.11%) Ninject
3 1 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Microservices
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) SOLID
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Web Design
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) MCSE
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) MOM
2 1 (11.11%) Kibana
2 1 (11.11%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) SAP
1 1 (11.11%) Xamarin