The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Deployment Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Deployment Engineer
Rank 546 474 395
Rank change year-on-year
-72 -79
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 102 153 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.28% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.30% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 78 107
Median daily rate £211 £200 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £103 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £380 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £163 £160 £150
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 56
Median hourly rate £14.63 £16.20 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.13 £31.67 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-19.75% +1.25%

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
50931 51412 49753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.74% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33245 31720 30748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1466 2048 2093
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £40.15 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Deployment Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Deployment Engineer in the job title.

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 26 May 2016.

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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 93 £244 +21.87% 9
London -16 39 £300 +13.74%
South East -12 20 £199 +19.54% 1
South West -6 11 £115 +12.19% 1
Hampshire +3 8 £158 +16.66%
City of London +38 6 £440 +131.57%
East Midlands +10 6 £280 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire +5 6 £115 -61.66% 1
Scotland -25 6 £180 +63.63%
West Yorkshire -3 5 £115 -61.66% 1
East of England +7 4 £100 -40.29%
Leicestershire +1 4 £280 +6.66%
Leeds -1 4 £120 -60.00%
Leicester -2 4 £280 +6.66%
Bristol -6 4 - -
Surrey -7 4 £244 +74.10% 1
Westminster - 4 £440 -
Winchester -2 3 £73 -
West Sussex -24 3 £160 -
North West -26 3 £127 -4.52% 3
North East -47 3 £88 -7.89%
Tyne and Wear -48 3 £88 -7.89%
Dorset - 3 £325 -
Somerset +9 2 £115 -
Norfolk +1 2 £100 -24.52%
Cheshire -4 2 £100 -
Berkshire -11 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -46 2 - -
Plymouth - 2 £115 -
Taunton - 2 £115 -

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Deployment Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 130 (62.80%) Windows
2 81 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 50 (24.15%) Migration
4 40 (19.32%) Microsoft
5 37 (17.87%) Active Directory
5 37 (17.87%) Finance
6 28 (13.53%) SCCM
7 25 (12.08%) MS Office
8 23 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 22 (10.63%) Windows 10
10 21 (10.14%) Security Cleared
11 19 (9.18%) SC Cleared
11 19 (9.18%) SQL
12 18 (8.70%) VMware
13 17 (8.21%) MS Exchange
13 17 (8.21%) Software Deployment
14 16 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (7.73%) Data Migration
15 15 (7.25%) Office 365
15 15 (7.25%) Windows Server
16 14 (6.76%) Driving Licence
16 14 (6.76%) C
17 13 (6.28%) TCP/IP
17 13 (6.28%) Mathematics
18 12 (5.80%) MS Excel
18 12 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
19 11 (5.31%) SAN
19 11 (5.31%) Blackberry
19 11 (5.31%) Configuration Management
19 11 (5.31%) Oracle

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (8.21%) MS Exchange
2 16 (7.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (2.42%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.93%) IBM Notes
5 4 (1.93%) IIS
5 4 (1.93%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (1.93%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.45%) JBoss
6 3 (1.45%) Skype for Business
6 3 (1.45%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.48%) CMS
8 1 (0.48%) Confluence
8 1 (0.48%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (12.08%) MS Office
2 12 (5.80%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.97%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.25%) Office 365
2 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.28%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.31%) SAN
3 9 (4.35%) LAN
4 6 (2.90%) DHCP
4 6 (2.90%) DNS
4 6 (2.90%) Firewall
5 5 (2.42%) HTTP
6 3 (1.45%) VLAN
6 3 (1.45%) WAN
7 2 (0.97%) VPN
7 2 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.97%) Wireless
8 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.48%) IPv6
8 1 (0.48%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.48%) Network Security
8 1 (0.48%) PBX
8 1 (0.48%) Skype
8 1 (0.48%) SMS
8 1 (0.48%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.97%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.90%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.90%) JIRA
3 4 (1.93%) Hudson
3 4 (1.93%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (1.93%) Subversion
4 3 (1.45%) Ant
4 3 (1.45%) Maven
5 2 (0.97%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.97%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.97%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.97%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.48%) Gerrit
6 1 (0.48%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (17.87%) Finance
2 7 (3.38%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.42%) Banking
3 5 (2.42%) Law
4 4 (1.93%) Legal
5 3 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.45%) Retail
5 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.97%) Advertising
6 2 (0.97%) International Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.97%) Local Government
6 2 (0.97%) Publishing
7 1 (0.48%) Electronics
7 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.93%) .NET
1 4 (1.93%) HTML
2 3 (1.45%) HTML5
3 2 (0.97%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.97%) CSS
3 2 (0.97%) J2EE
3 2 (0.97%) jQuery
3 2 (0.97%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (0.97%) Middleware
3 2 (0.97%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (0.97%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.48%) Flash
4 1 (0.48%) REST
4 1 (0.48%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.76%) Driving Licence
2 13 (6.28%) Mathematics
3 11 (5.31%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.90%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.90%) Smartphone
5 4 (1.93%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.45%) iPad
6 3 (1.45%) iPhone
6 3 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.97%) Clustering
7 2 (0.97%) Life Science
7 2 (0.97%) NHS
8 1 (0.48%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.48%) DTV
8 1 (0.48%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.48%) Handset
8 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 130 (62.80%) Windows
2 81 (39.13%) Windows 7
3 23 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 22 (10.63%) Windows 10
5 15 (7.25%) Windows Server
6 12 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.31%) Linux
7 11 (5.31%) Windows 8
8 6 (2.90%) Android
9 5 (2.42%) Unix
9 5 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (2.42%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.93%) Solaris
10 4 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.97%) CentOS
11 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.15%) Migration
2 17 (8.21%) Software Deployment
3 16 (7.73%) Data Migration
4 11 (5.31%) Configuration Management
5 10 (4.83%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (4.83%) DevOps
6 9 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (4.35%) ITIL
6 9 (4.35%) Project Management
6 9 (4.35%) Service Management
7 7 (3.38%) Scrum
8 6 (2.90%) Service Desk Management
9 5 (2.42%) Asset Management
9 5 (2.42%) Release Management
9 5 (2.42%) Risk Management
9 5 (2.42%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.42%) Time Management
9 5 (2.42%) Web Development
10 4 (1.93%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (1.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.18%) SQL
2 14 (6.76%) C
3 9 (4.35%) Java
3 9 (4.35%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.90%) Python
4 6 (2.90%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.45%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.45%) Perl
6 2 (0.97%) C#
6 2 (0.97%) Ruby
7 1 (0.48%) C++
7 1 (0.48%) PHP
7 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 21 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.18%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.86%) A+ Certification
4 7 (3.38%) Degree
5 6 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.93%) CCNA
7 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.97%) CCNP
9 1 (0.48%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.48%) CCNP Voice
9 1 (0.48%) CCVP
9 1 (0.48%) CWNA
9 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.48%) JNCIA
9 1 (0.48%) MCITP
9 1 (0.48%) MCP
9 1 (0.48%) MCSA
9 1 (0.48%) MCSE
9 1 (0.48%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (17.87%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.97%) BitLocker
3 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.97%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) Docker
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.48%) vCloud
4 1 (0.48%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 28 (13.53%) SCCM
2 8 (3.86%) Puppet
3 4 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.93%) SCOM
3 4 (1.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.97%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (0.97%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.48%) Ansible
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.48%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 40 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.70%) VMware
3 11 (5.31%) Oracle
4 10 (4.83%) Dell
4 10 (4.83%) Symantec
5 8 (3.86%) Cisco
6 7 (3.38%) Citrix
6 7 (3.38%) Siebel
7 6 (2.90%) HP
8 4 (1.93%) Lotus
8 4 (1.93%) Veritas
9 2 (0.97%) Avaya
9 2 (0.97%) IBM
9 2 (0.97%) Lumension
9 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.97%) SAP
9 2 (0.97%) Serena
9 2 (0.97%) Sophos
9 2 (0.97%) webMethods
9 2 (0.97%) WorldPay
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