The table below looks at the statistics for the Deployment Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Deployment Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deployment Engineer
Rank 493 422 474
Rank change year-on-year
-71 +52
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 120 177 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.33% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 88 59
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£208 £180 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.27% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £129 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £324 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £150 £200
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 28
Average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £13.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £18.20 £18.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50665 48981 46333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.57% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 32010 29890 26848
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1905 1968 2163
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.08 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.61% -8.11%

Deployment Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Deployment Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Deployment Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Deployment Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Deployment Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Deployment Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Deployment Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Deployment Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Deployment Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Deployment Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 7 July 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
England -67 103 £250 +35.13% 11
London -28 39 £275 - 2
South East -22 18 £175 -2.77% 3
West Midlands +12 14 £101 -25.68% 3
Scotland -3 10 £175 -3.01%
Yorkshire -28 8 £300 +62.16%
South West -26 6 £155 +7.63% 2
Berkshire +12 5 £263 -12.50% 1
East of England -4 5 £275 +111.53% 1
Hampshire -5 5 - -
North West -21 5 £175 -54.76%
City of London -23 5 £180 -34.54% 1
Surrey - 5 £135 - 1
East Midlands -11 4 £330 +120.00%
South Yorkshire -12 4 £250 -9.09%
West Yorkshire -22 4 £300 +62.16%
Leeds -27 4 £300 +62.16%
Birmingham -1 3 £300 +166.66%
Sheffield -8 3 £250 +29.87%
Wales -9 3 £150 -
Docklands, London - 3 £275 -
Havant - 3 - -
Coventry +5 2 - - 2
Cardiff +4 2 - -
Wiltshire +3 2 - - 1
Reading +1 2 £263 -12.50%
Bristol -2 2 £103 -35.93%
South Wales -2 2 - -
Cambridgeshire -4 2 £375 +188.46%
Cheshire - 2 £175 -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deployment Engineer in their job title 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 with Deployment Engineer in their job title.

1 184 (71.04%) Windows
2 131 (50.58%) Windows 7
3 67 (25.87%) Migration
4 61 (23.55%) SCCM
5 50 (19.31%) Active Directory
6 37 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 37 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 36 (13.90%) Security Cleared
8 29 (11.20%) SC Cleared
9 27 (10.42%) Windows XP
10 19 (7.34%) MS Excel
10 19 (7.34%) PowerShell
11 18 (6.95%) Data Migration
11 18 (6.95%) Linux
11 18 (6.95%) Java
11 18 (6.95%) Firewall
11 18 (6.95%) Jenkins
12 16 (6.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (6.18%) MS Office
12 16 (6.18%) DNS
13 15 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
14 14 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (5.41%) C
14 14 (5.41%) SQL Server
14 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
15 13 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (5.02%) Maven
15 13 (5.02%) DevOps
16 12 (4.63%) A+ Certification
16 12 (4.63%) DHCP

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deployment Engineer in their job title 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 with Deployment Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (3.86%) MS Exchange
2 8 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (2.70%) Lync
4 6 (2.32%) IIS
5 5 (1.93%) JBoss
5 5 (1.93%) IBM Notes
5 5 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (0.77%) Apache
7 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.77%) GroupWise
7 2 (0.77%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.18%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.09%) Office 365
2 3 (1.16%) Google Apps
3 2 (0.77%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.95%) Firewall
2 16 (6.18%) DNS
3 12 (4.63%) DHCP
4 9 (3.47%) LAN
5 8 (3.09%) WAN
5 8 (3.09%) TCP/IP
6 7 (2.70%) VPN
7 4 (1.54%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.54%) HTTP
7 4 (1.54%) SDH
7 4 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.54%) MPLS
7 4 (1.54%) VPLS
8 3 (1.16%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (1.16%) Wireless
8 3 (1.16%) Internet
8 3 (1.16%) Broadband
8 3 (1.16%) PBX
9 2 (0.77%) LDAP
9 2 (0.77%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.77%) MySQL
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.77%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.39%) HBase
5 1 (0.39%) Redis
5 1 (0.39%) Big Data
5 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 18 (6.95%) Jenkins
2 13 (5.02%) Maven
3 8 (3.09%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 7 (2.70%) Subversion
5 4 (1.54%) Ant
6 3 (1.16%) MSI
6 3 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.77%) Gradle
7 2 (0.77%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.77%) Selenium
7 2 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.77%) AdminStudio
8 1 (0.39%) JIRA
8 1 (0.39%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.39%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.39%) Hudson
8 1 (0.39%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (5.41%) Telecoms
2 9 (3.47%) Finance
3 2 (0.77%) Retail
3 2 (0.77%) Local Government
4 1 (0.39%) Legal
4 1 (0.39%) Advertising
4 1 (0.39%) Publishing
4 1 (0.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.70%) .NET
1 7 (2.70%) Web Services
2 5 (1.93%) XML
2 5 (1.93%) Application Packaging
3 4 (1.54%) Spring
4 3 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (0.77%) SAML
5 2 (0.77%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.77%) HTML
5 2 (0.77%) SOAP
5 2 (0.77%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.77%) JSON
6 1 (0.39%) J2EE
6 1 (0.39%) XSD
6 1 (0.39%) WSDL
6 1 (0.39%) RESTful
6 1 (0.39%) JAX-RS
6 1 (0.39%) Middleware
6 1 (0.39%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.09%) Data Centre
3 7 (2.70%) NHS
4 4 (1.54%) EPoS
4 4 (1.54%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.16%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.16%) PKI
5 3 (1.16%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.77%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.39%) User Experience
7 1 (0.39%) CMDB
7 1 (0.39%) FMCG
7 1 (0.39%) iPhone
7 1 (0.39%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.39%) Statistics
7 1 (0.39%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 184 (71.04%) Windows
2 131 (50.58%) Windows 7
3 37 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 27 (10.42%) Windows XP
5 18 (6.95%) Linux
6 16 (6.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (5.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.93%) CentOS
10 4 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.54%) Android
11 2 (0.77%) UNIX
12 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (25.87%) Migration
2 18 (6.95%) Data Migration
3 14 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (5.02%) DevOps
5 10 (3.86%) ITIL
6 7 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 6 (2.32%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (1.93%) Software Delivery
8 5 (1.93%) Project Management
9 4 (1.54%) SOA
9 4 (1.54%) Process Management
9 4 (1.54%) Asset Management
9 4 (1.54%) Automated Testing
9 4 (1.54%) Change Control
9 4 (1.54%) Patch Management
10 3 (1.16%) Time Management
10 3 (1.16%) Software Distribution
10 3 (1.16%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (1.16%) Release Management
11 2 (0.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.34%) PowerShell
2 18 (6.95%) Java
3 14 (5.41%) C
4 9 (3.47%) SQL
5 7 (2.70%) Python
5 7 (2.70%) Shell Script
5 7 (2.70%) C#
6 4 (1.54%) Perl
6 4 (1.54%) Ruby
6 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.16%) VBScript
8 2 (0.77%) Jython
8 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.39%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.39%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (13.90%) Security Cleared
2 29 (11.20%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.63%) A+ Certification
4 11 (4.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.86%) MCSE
6 9 (3.47%) MCP
7 4 (1.54%) ACTC
8 3 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.16%) Degree
9 2 (0.77%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.77%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.39%) CCIE
10 1 (0.39%) CCNP
10 1 (0.39%) MCDST
10 1 (0.39%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.77%) SLA
1 2 (0.77%) QA
System Software
1 50 (19.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.16%) XenApp
4 3 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.77%) vSphere
6 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.39%) Xen
6 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 61 (23.55%) SCCM
2 4 (1.54%) Casper Suite
3 3 (1.16%) Puppet
4 2 (0.77%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.77%) yum
4 2 (0.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.39%) ZENworks
5 1 (0.39%) WSUS
5 1 (0.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.39%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.39%) SCOM
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.39%) Ansible
5 1 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 37 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.63%) Cisco
3 11 (4.25%) VMware
4 9 (3.47%) HP
5 7 (2.70%) Citrix
5 7 (2.70%) Lotus
6 6 (2.32%) McAfee
7 5 (1.93%) Google
7 5 (1.93%) Juniper
8 4 (1.54%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.54%) Apple
8 4 (1.54%) Oracle
8 4 (1.54%) LANDesk
8 4 (1.54%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.16%) Veeam
9 3 (1.16%) F5
9 3 (1.16%) Nimsoft
9 3 (1.16%) Sophos
9 3 (1.16%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.16%) Symantec
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