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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deployment Engineer
Rank 463 390 450
Rank change year-on-year
-73 +60
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 115 169 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.38% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 65 31
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£200 £155 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £114 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £309 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £150 £120
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 41 28
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £11.00 £10.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.47 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £13.50 £13.94
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.12%

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
46883 45043 41451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.47% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26911 23492
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1817 2004 2424
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.48 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.57% -5.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -71 100 £200 +25.00% 7
London -1 36 £500 +100.00% 3
South East -27 23 £111 -20.89% 1
South West -21 12 £135 -19.40%
Scotland -6 8 £173 +48.38% 1
Oxfordshire -13 6 £111 -
Berkshire +3 5 £213 -11.45%
Yorkshire -23 5 £200 +33.33%
Hampshire -22 4 £265 +47.22% 1
East of England -1 3 - - 1
Kent -8 3 £115 -34.28%
North East - 3 £160 -
Edinburgh - 3 £165 - 1
Reading +9 2 £213 +63.46%
Crawley +1 2 - -
West Midlands -3 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -10 2 - -
West Sussex -12 2 - -
South Yorkshire 0 1 £275 +49.65%
Cambridge -1 1 - -
Sheffield -3 1 £275 +49.65%
Wiltshire -8 1 - -
Cambridgeshire -11 1 - - 1
North West -18 1 £110 -51.32% 1
West Malling - 1 - -
Shropshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Telford - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 199 (70.82%) Windows
2 138 (49.11%) Windows 7
3 71 (25.27%) Migration
4 51 (18.15%) Active Directory
5 50 (17.79%) Security Cleared
6 49 (17.44%) Microsoft
7 44 (15.66%) Windows XP
8 42 (14.95%) SCCM
9 36 (12.81%) SC Cleared
10 29 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (10.32%) Finance
11 28 (9.96%) MS Excel
11 28 (9.96%) MS Office
12 27 (9.61%) PowerShell
13 25 (8.90%) Linux
14 21 (7.47%) ITIL
15 19 (6.76%) Banking
16 17 (6.05%) DevOps
16 17 (6.05%) SQL Server
16 17 (6.05%) SQL
16 17 (6.05%) NHS
17 16 (5.69%) HP
18 15 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (5.34%) Puppet
18 15 (5.34%) Python
18 15 (5.34%) Perl
19 14 (4.98%) Oracle
19 14 (4.98%) UNIX
20 13 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
20 13 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 9 (3.20%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.49%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.14%) JBoss
4 4 (1.42%) Lync
5 2 (0.71%) Drupal
5 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.36%) Site Server
6 1 (0.36%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.36%) Apache
6 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.36%) IIS
6 1 (0.36%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (9.96%) MS Office
1 28 (9.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.42%) PaaS
1 4 (1.42%) Office 365
1 4 (1.42%) IaaS
2 2 (0.71%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.27%) LAN
2 8 (2.85%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.49%) SMS
3 7 (2.49%) WAN
3 7 (2.49%) Firewall
4 5 (1.78%) OSPF
5 4 (1.42%) DNS
5 4 (1.42%) Internet
5 4 (1.42%) DWDM
5 4 (1.42%) DHCP
5 4 (1.42%) SDH
6 3 (1.07%) VPN
6 3 (1.07%) SAN
6 3 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.07%) Wireshark
6 3 (1.07%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.71%) ADSL
7 2 (0.71%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (1.42%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.36%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (4.27%) TeamCity
2 11 (3.91%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.49%) MSI
4 6 (2.14%) Maven
5 5 (1.78%) Selenium
6 4 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.42%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.36%) Ant
7 1 (0.36%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.36%) Hudson
7 1 (0.36%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 29 (10.32%) Finance
2 19 (6.76%) Banking
3 7 (2.49%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.14%) Publishing
5 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.71%) Retail
7 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.36%) Law
7 1 (0.36%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.78%) .NET
2 4 (1.42%) Web Services
2 4 (1.42%) WCF
3 3 (1.07%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.07%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (0.71%) LAMP
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.36%) Google Maps API
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.36%) Middleware
5 1 (0.36%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.05%) NHS
2 8 (2.85%) EPoS
3 6 (2.14%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.78%) Visualisation
4 5 (1.78%) Clustering
5 3 (1.07%) PKI
5 3 (1.07%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.07%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.07%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.71%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.71%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.71%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.36%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.36%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 199 (70.82%) Windows
2 138 (49.11%) Windows 7
3 44 (15.66%) Windows XP
4 29 (10.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (8.90%) Linux
6 14 (4.98%) UNIX
7 13 (4.63%) Windows 8
7 13 (4.63%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (2.49%) Windows 2000
10 6 (2.14%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.36%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.36%) Android
12 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (25.27%) Migration
2 21 (7.47%) ITIL
3 17 (6.05%) DevOps
4 15 (5.34%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (4.63%) Configuration Management
6 9 (3.20%) Process Management
6 9 (3.20%) Automated Testing
7 7 (2.49%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (2.14%) Data Migration
8 6 (2.14%) Asset Management
9 5 (1.78%) Software Deployment
9 5 (1.78%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.42%) SOA
10 4 (1.42%) MVC
11 3 (1.07%) Security Management
11 3 (1.07%) PRINCE2
11 3 (1.07%) Build Automation
11 3 (1.07%) Time Management
11 3 (1.07%) Operations Management
12 2 (0.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.61%) PowerShell
2 17 (6.05%) SQL
3 15 (5.34%) Perl
3 15 (5.34%) Python
4 10 (3.56%) C#
5 9 (3.20%) Ruby
6 7 (2.49%) Java
6 7 (2.49%) VBA
7 6 (2.14%) C
8 2 (0.71%) VBScript
9 1 (0.36%) VB
9 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 50 (17.79%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.81%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.27%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.78%) MCSE
6 4 (1.42%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.07%) MCP
7 3 (1.07%) MCITP
7 3 (1.07%) CCIE
8 2 (0.71%) CCNP
8 2 (0.71%) CCNA
9 1 (0.36%) MCSA
9 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.36%) ACTC
9 1 (0.36%) MCDST
9 1 (0.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.49%) SLA
2 2 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 51 (18.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.42%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.42%) vSphere
4 3 (1.07%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.71%) XenServer
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 42 (14.95%) SCCM
2 15 (5.34%) Puppet
3 5 (1.78%) WSUS
4 4 (1.42%) Ansible
5 3 (1.07%) Cisco Prime
5 3 (1.07%) SCOM
6 2 (0.71%) logstash
6 2 (0.71%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.36%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (0.36%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 49 (17.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.69%) HP
3 14 (4.98%) Oracle
4 11 (3.91%) Cisco
5 9 (3.20%) Dell
5 9 (3.20%) Remedy
6 8 (2.85%) IBM
6 8 (2.85%) VMware
7 6 (2.14%) Google
8 5 (1.78%) Citrix
9 4 (1.42%) Huawei
9 4 (1.42%) Sophos
9 4 (1.42%) Telcordia
9 4 (1.42%) Splunk
10 3 (1.07%) SolarWinds
10 3 (1.07%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.71%) Apple
11 2 (0.71%) Juniper
11 2 (0.71%) Cognos
11 2 (0.71%) EMC
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