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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Engineer
Rank 457 417 470
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +53
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 163 170 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.32% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 86 57
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -32.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £110 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £150 £275
% change year-on-year
- -45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 35 25
Average hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.17 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £19.86 £16.73
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £16.20 £12.42
% change year-on-year
-12.03% +30.43%

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
52814 48754 52062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.71% 92.76% 93.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 32941 29468 29352
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2104 2105 2558
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.50 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -46 129 £180 -2.70% 23
London -15 49 £190 -33.33% 5
South East -30 28 £145 -3.33% 10
Scotland -2 13 £119 -29.62% 1
East Midlands 0 11 £138 -14.06% 2
North West -12 6 £206 +37.50% 2
East Sussex -13 6 £239 +59.16% 2
East of England -20 6 £130 -58.73% 1
Berkshire +11 5 £145 +45.00% 1
Reading +19 4 £145 - 1
Nottinghamshire +6 4 £138 -14.06%
Hampshire -14 4 £140 -9.67%
Cambridgeshire - 4 £130 -
Edinburgh - 4 £130 - 1
Nottingham +9 3 £150 -27.00%
Kent -1 3 £350 +227.10% 7
Oxfordshire -9 3 £125 -61.42%
Brighton -12 3 £388 +158.33%
West Midlands -20 3 - - 1
Cambridge - 3 £130 -
Buckinghamshire -5 2 £268 -
Surrey -11 2 £110 -42.10%
West Malling - 2 £350 - 4
Aberdeen - 2 £103 -
Basingstoke +7 1 - -
Cheshire +6 1 - -
Birmingham -10 1 - -
Hertfordshire -21 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £140 -
Oxford - 1 - -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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.

1 232 (69.46%) Windows
2 155 (46.41%) Windows 7
3 92 (27.54%) Microsoft
4 73 (21.86%) Migration
5 61 (18.26%) Security Cleared
6 57 (17.07%) Active Directory
7 53 (15.87%) Windows XP
7 53 (15.87%) SCCM
8 49 (14.67%) SC Cleared
9 43 (12.87%) Finance
10 32 (9.58%) MS Excel
11 31 (9.28%) MS Office
11 31 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (8.98%) PowerShell
12 30 (8.98%) Banking
13 27 (8.08%) HP
14 25 (7.49%) Linux
15 24 (7.19%) ITIL
15 24 (7.19%) SQL
15 24 (7.19%) SQL Server
15 24 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (6.59%) Oracle
17 21 (6.29%) NHS
18 20 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
19 17 (5.09%) TCP/IP
19 17 (5.09%) VMware
19 17 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
20 16 (4.79%) WebSphere
20 16 (4.79%) DNS
20 16 (4.79%) DHCP

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 16 (4.79%) WebSphere
2 11 (3.29%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.10%) IIS
4 6 (1.80%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.50%) JBoss
5 5 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.60%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.60%) Apache
8 2 (0.60%) Lync
8 2 (0.60%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.30%) nginx
9 1 (0.30%) Confluence
9 1 (0.30%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.30%) Site Server
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (9.58%) MS Excel
2 31 (9.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.20%) PaaS
1 4 (1.20%) IaaS
2 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.09%) TCP/IP
2 16 (4.79%) DNS
2 16 (4.79%) DHCP
3 11 (3.29%) LAN
4 8 (2.40%) SMS
5 6 (1.80%) WAN
6 4 (1.20%) WLAN
6 4 (1.20%) Firewall
6 4 (1.20%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.60%) OSPF
8 2 (0.60%) Wireless
8 2 (0.60%) SAN
8 2 (0.60%) Internet
9 1 (0.30%) DWDM
9 1 (0.30%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.30%) VLAN
9 1 (0.30%) SDH
9 1 (0.30%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (7.19%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.80%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.20%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (0.90%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.90%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.90%) Couchbase
4 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.30%) DB2
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (2.99%) MSI
2 9 (2.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.50%) Maven
5 4 (1.20%) Selenium
5 4 (1.20%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.20%) MSBuild
5 4 (1.20%) Subversion
6 3 (0.90%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.60%) Ant
8 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.30%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.30%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.30%) JIRA
8 1 (0.30%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.30%) Hudson
8 1 (0.30%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 43 (12.87%) Finance
2 30 (8.98%) Banking
3 7 (2.10%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.80%) Publishing
4 6 (1.80%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.20%) French Language
6 3 (0.90%) Law
7 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.30%) Retail
8 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.30%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.80%) .NET
2 4 (1.20%) WCF
3 3 (0.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (0.90%) Web Services
3 3 (0.90%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.60%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.60%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.30%) JSP
5 1 (0.30%) Servlets
5 1 (0.30%) J2EE
5 1 (0.30%) XML
5 1 (0.30%) XSL
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.29%) NHS
2 6 (1.80%) Clustering
3 5 (1.50%) Hedge funds
3 5 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.20%) Visualisation
5 3 (0.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (0.90%) Mathematics
5 3 (0.90%) Fat Client
5 3 (0.90%) Thin Client
5 3 (0.90%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.30%) Wiki
6 1 (0.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 232 (69.46%) Windows
2 155 (46.41%) Windows 7
3 53 (15.87%) Windows XP
4 31 (9.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (7.49%) Linux
6 24 (7.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.59%) UNIX
9 7 (2.10%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.80%) Windows 8
11 5 (1.50%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.90%) Mac OS X Server
12 3 (0.90%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.30%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (21.86%) Migration
2 24 (7.19%) ITIL
3 12 (3.59%) Configuration Management
4 11 (3.29%) Project Management
5 9 (2.69%) Service Delivery
6 8 (2.40%) Release Management
6 8 (2.40%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (2.40%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (2.40%) Software Deployment
7 7 (2.10%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (1.50%) DevOps
9 4 (1.20%) Data Migration
9 4 (1.20%) MVC
9 4 (1.20%) SOA
9 4 (1.20%) Asset Management
10 3 (0.90%) Content Management
10 3 (0.90%) Build Automation
10 3 (0.90%) Operations Management
11 2 (0.60%) Computer Security
11 2 (0.60%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (8.98%) PowerShell
2 24 (7.19%) SQL
3 12 (3.59%) VBScript
4 8 (2.40%) Perl
4 8 (2.40%) C
4 8 (2.40%) Python
5 7 (2.10%) VBA
6 6 (1.80%) Java
7 4 (1.20%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.60%) C#
8 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.30%) VB
9 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.30%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 61 (18.26%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.67%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.99%) MCSE
4 10 (2.99%) CTC Cleared
5 8 (2.40%) MCP
6 5 (1.50%) MCITP
7 4 (1.20%) CCNA
7 4 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.90%) Degree
8 3 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.30%) ACSP
9 1 (0.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.30%) ACTC
9 1 (0.30%) MCSA
9 1 (0.30%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.50%) SLA
2 4 (1.20%) QA
2 4 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (17.07%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.40%) XenServer
4 4 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.90%) Oracle RMAN
5 3 (0.90%) vSphere
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 53 (15.87%) SCCM
2 13 (3.89%) Puppet
3 10 (2.99%) SCOM
4 6 (1.80%) WSUS
5 4 (1.20%) Ansible
6 2 (0.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.30%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.30%) ZENworks
7 1 (0.30%) DameWare
7 1 (0.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 92 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 27 (8.08%) HP
3 22 (6.59%) Oracle
4 17 (5.09%) VMware
5 16 (4.79%) Cisco
6 14 (4.19%) Dell
7 11 (3.29%) Cognos
8 8 (2.40%) IBM
9 7 (2.10%) Remedy
10 5 (1.50%) Citrix
11 4 (1.20%) F5
11 4 (1.20%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.90%) Riverbed
12 3 (0.90%) Splunk
12 3 (0.90%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.60%) Apple
13 2 (0.60%) Novell
13 2 (0.60%) Lotus
14 1 (0.30%) Siemens
14 1 (0.30%) EMC
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