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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Engineer
Rank 454 426 456
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 138 145 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 62 39
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£178 £153 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.39% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £111 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £297 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £150 £130
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 32
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% +9.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £18.09 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £13.87
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +13.55%

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
49935 47333 45284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.07% 92.46% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 31866 28484 25556
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2011 2083 2584
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.77 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -33 122 £179 +13.88% 8
London +8 33 £285 +42.67% 2
South East -28 30 £128 -8.92% 2
South West -27 11 £418 +180.67%
Yorkshire -10 10 £200 +31.14%
City of London +5 8 £110 -53.68% 1
Scotland -4 8 £190 +52.00%
Oxfordshire -13 7 £111 -
Kent +3 5 £233 +32.85%
Berkshire -2 5 £213 -11.45%
East of England -12 5 £123 -2.00% 2
Reading +19 4 £213 +63.46%
South Yorkshire +2 4 £229 -
Sheffield -1 4 £229 -
North East - 4 £160 -
Cambridgeshire -11 3 £123 - 2
Buckinghamshire -14 3 £160 +23.07%
Crawley +3 2 - -
Cambridge 0 2 £130 -
East Sussex -5 2 £128 +22.59%
Surrey -6 2 £110 -47.61%
West Midlands -8 2 - -
West Sussex -11 2 - - 1
West Malling - 2 £350 -
Edinburgh - 2 £270 -
Birmingham -7 1 - -
Wiltshire -14 1 - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 201 (68.14%) Windows
2 139 (47.12%) Windows 7
3 71 (24.07%) Migration
4 59 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 52 (17.63%) Active Directory
6 50 (16.95%) Security Cleared
7 48 (16.27%) Windows XP
8 43 (14.58%) SCCM
9 35 (11.86%) SC Cleared
10 34 (11.53%) Finance
11 31 (10.51%) MS Excel
11 31 (10.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 27 (9.15%) MS Office
13 24 (8.14%) Linux
14 23 (7.80%) PowerShell
15 22 (7.46%) HP
15 22 (7.46%) NHS
16 21 (7.12%) ITIL
16 21 (7.12%) Banking
17 18 (6.10%) Oracle
17 18 (6.10%) SQL Server
17 18 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
18 17 (5.76%) SQL
19 16 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
20 15 (5.08%) Puppet
20 15 (5.08%) UNIX
21 14 (4.75%) Configuration Management
22 13 (4.41%) Perl
22 13 (4.41%) Python

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (3.73%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.37%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.03%) JBoss
4 4 (1.36%) Lync
5 3 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.02%) Apache
6 2 (0.68%) Drupal
6 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.68%) IIS
6 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.34%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.34%) Site Server
7 1 (0.34%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.34%) nginx
7 1 (0.34%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (10.51%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.36%) PaaS
1 4 (1.36%) IaaS
2 3 (1.02%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.02%) Office 365
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.07%) LAN
1 12 (4.07%) TCP/IP
2 11 (3.73%) DNS
2 11 (3.73%) DHCP
3 7 (2.37%) WAN
3 7 (2.37%) SMS
4 5 (1.69%) OSPF
5 4 (1.36%) SAN
5 4 (1.36%) Internet
5 4 (1.36%) DWDM
5 4 (1.36%) SDH
5 4 (1.36%) Firewall
6 2 (0.68%) Wireless
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.68%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.68%) ADSL
6 2 (0.68%) Broadband
6 2 (0.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.10%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.36%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.36%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.68%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.34%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.34%) DB2
6 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (3.73%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.71%) TeamCity
3 7 (2.37%) MSI
4 6 (2.03%) Maven
5 4 (1.36%) Selenium
5 4 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.02%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.68%) Subversion
7 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.68%) Ant
8 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.34%) JIRA
8 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.34%) Hudson
8 1 (0.34%) Rational Application Developer
8 1 (0.34%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 34 (11.53%) Finance
2 21 (7.12%) Banking
3 7 (2.37%) Financial Institution
3 7 (2.37%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.03%) Publishing
5 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.34%) Retail
5 1 (0.34%) Law
5 1 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.69%) .NET
2 4 (1.36%) Web Services
2 4 (1.36%) WCF
3 3 (1.02%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.02%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (0.68%) LAMP
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.34%) Google Maps API
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.34%) XML
5 1 (0.34%) XSL
5 1 (0.34%) Middleware
5 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.34%) J2EE
5 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.34%) JSP
5 1 (0.34%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.46%) NHS
2 7 (2.37%) EPoS
3 6 (2.03%) Clustering
4 5 (1.69%) Hedge funds
5 4 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.36%) Visualisation
5 4 (1.36%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.36%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.02%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.68%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.68%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.34%) Wiki
8 1 (0.34%) PKI
8 1 (0.34%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 201 (68.14%) Windows
2 139 (47.12%) Windows 7
3 48 (16.27%) Windows XP
4 31 (10.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (8.14%) Linux
6 18 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (6.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (5.08%) UNIX
8 7 (2.37%) Windows 8
8 7 (2.37%) Windows 2000
9 6 (2.03%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.36%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.02%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (24.07%) Migration
2 21 (7.12%) ITIL
3 14 (4.75%) Configuration Management
4 12 (4.07%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (4.07%) DevOps
5 7 (2.37%) Service Delivery
5 7 (2.37%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (2.03%) Project Management
6 6 (2.03%) Software Deployment
6 6 (2.03%) Data Migration
6 6 (2.03%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (1.69%) Process Management
7 5 (1.69%) Automated Testing
8 4 (1.36%) SOA
8 4 (1.36%) Asset Management
8 4 (1.36%) MVC
9 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2
9 3 (1.02%) Operations Management
9 3 (1.02%) Build Automation
10 2 (0.68%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (7.80%) PowerShell
2 17 (5.76%) SQL
3 13 (4.41%) Perl
3 13 (4.41%) Python
4 8 (2.71%) Java
5 7 (2.37%) VBA
6 6 (2.03%) C
6 6 (2.03%) C#
7 5 (1.69%) Ruby
8 3 (1.02%) VBScript
9 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (0.34%) VB
10 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 50 (16.95%) Security Cleared
2 35 (11.86%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.73%) CTC Cleared
5 7 (2.37%) MCSE
6 6 (2.03%) MCP
7 4 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.36%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.02%) MCITP
9 2 (0.68%) CCIE
9 2 (0.68%) CCNP
9 2 (0.68%) CCNA
10 1 (0.34%) MCSA
10 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.34%) ACTC
10 1 (0.34%) Degree
10 1 (0.34%) ACSP
10 1 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.37%) SLA
2 3 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 52 (17.63%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.03%) XenServer
4 5 (1.69%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.36%) vSphere
6 3 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 43 (14.58%) SCCM
2 15 (5.08%) Puppet
3 7 (2.37%) SCOM
4 6 (2.03%) WSUS
5 4 (1.36%) Ansible
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.68%) logstash
6 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.34%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.34%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 59 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (7.46%) HP
3 18 (6.10%) Oracle
4 13 (4.41%) VMware
5 12 (4.07%) Cisco
6 10 (3.39%) Dell
7 8 (2.71%) IBM
8 7 (2.37%) Remedy
9 5 (1.69%) Citrix
9 5 (1.69%) Google
10 4 (1.36%) Huawei
10 4 (1.36%) Telcordia
11 3 (1.02%) Splunk
11 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.02%) Apple
11 3 (1.02%) Cognos
12 2 (0.68%) EMC
12 2 (0.68%) New Relic
12 2 (0.68%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.68%) Sophos
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