The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Engineer
Rank 421 457 506
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 174 113 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.22% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.24% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 64 30
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£185 £315 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.26% +55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £147 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £250 £205
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 18
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.45 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £18.16 £22.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.00%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50543 47172 53524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30720 27585 29825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2000 2142 2717
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%

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 July 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 July 2014.

Deployment Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Deployment Engineer
Top 24 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 July 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 +30 150 £200 -38.46% 11
London +23 56 £275 -15.38% 5
South East -6 25 £180 -44.61% 3
City of London +31 20 £230 -42.50% 2
South West -15 20 £144 -53.28% 1
Yorkshire +7 13 £185 -28.15%
East Midlands +12 12 £230 -
Hampshire -3 11 £180 -56.36% 1
East of England -14 11 £130 +1.36% 1
Scotland -11 10 £128 -5.55% 1
Berkshire +7 7 £300 - 2
Gloucestershire -14 7 £350 +13.26% 1
Basingstoke - 7 - -
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £130 - 1
South Yorkshire +2 6 £193 -19.79%
Sheffield 0 5 £110 -66.15%
Cambridge - 5 £130 - 1
Edinburgh -16 4 £100 +11.11%
Gloucester - 3 £350 -
Nottinghamshire +11 2 £275 -
Nottingham +8 2 £275 -
Essex - 1 - -
Harlow - - - -
Fareham - - - - 1

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 312 (76.47%) Windows
2 238 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 115 (28.19%) Microsoft
4 77 (18.87%) Migration
4 77 (18.87%) Security Cleared
5 71 (17.40%) Active Directory
6 67 (16.42%) SCCM
7 66 (16.18%) SC Cleared
7 66 (16.18%) Windows XP
8 45 (11.03%) MS Office
9 30 (7.35%) Finance
10 28 (6.86%) MS Excel
11 25 (6.13%) ITIL
12 24 (5.88%) Banking
13 23 (5.64%) SQL Server
13 23 (5.64%) HP
14 21 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 21 (5.15%) DNS
14 21 (5.15%) DHCP
15 20 (4.90%) NHS
15 20 (4.90%) Project Management
15 20 (4.90%) VMware
15 20 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (4.66%) Linux
17 18 (4.41%) PowerShell
18 17 (4.17%) Oracle
18 17 (4.17%) SQL
18 17 (4.17%) Cisco
19 16 (3.92%) Citrix

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (3.68%) WebSphere
1 15 (3.68%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (1.72%) Apache
3 6 (1.47%) IIS
3 6 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.47%) Confluence
4 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.74%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.49%) CMS
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.25%) nginx
7 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 45 (11.03%) MS Office
2 28 (6.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
3 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.15%) DNS
1 21 (5.15%) DHCP
2 12 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.70%) Internet
4 10 (2.45%) VLAN
5 9 (2.21%) Intranet
6 7 (1.72%) Firewall
7 6 (1.47%) LAN
8 5 (1.23%) SDH
8 5 (1.23%) WAN
8 5 (1.23%) VPN
8 5 (1.23%) SAN
9 4 (0.98%) WLAN
9 4 (0.98%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.74%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.74%) VPLS
10 3 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (0.74%) VoIP
10 3 (0.74%) Ethernet
10 3 (0.74%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.74%) Couchbase
3 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (0.74%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.25%) MS Access
5 1 (0.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 6 (1.47%) Maven
2 5 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (0.98%) JIRA
4 3 (0.74%) Subversion
4 3 (0.74%) MSBuild
4 3 (0.74%) MSI
5 2 (0.49%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.49%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.25%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
6 1 (0.25%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.25%) Ant
6 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (7.35%) Finance
2 24 (5.88%) Banking
3 8 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.72%) French Language
4 7 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.49%) Law
5 2 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.25%) Military
6 1 (0.25%) Danish Language
6 1 (0.25%) Advertising
6 1 (0.25%) Back Office
6 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.96%) Application Packaging
2 7 (1.72%) J2EE
2 7 (1.72%) XML
3 6 (1.47%) Middleware
3 6 (1.47%) CSS
3 6 (1.47%) Struts
3 6 (1.47%) jQuery
3 6 (1.47%) Velocity
3 6 (1.47%) Ajax
3 6 (1.47%) Spring
4 4 (0.98%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.74%) OSGi
5 3 (0.74%) .NET
6 2 (0.49%) Web Services
7 1 (0.25%) WCF
7 1 (0.25%) JSP
7 1 (0.25%) Servlets
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.25%) XSL
7 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (4.90%) NHS
2 12 (2.94%) Thin Client
2 12 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 6 (1.47%) Firmware
3 6 (1.47%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (0.74%) iPad
4 3 (0.74%) Hedge funds
4 3 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (0.49%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.25%) Clustering
6 1 (0.25%) Wiki
6 1 (0.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 312 (76.47%) Windows
2 238 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 66 (16.18%) Windows XP
4 21 (5.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (4.66%) Linux
7 16 (3.92%) Windows 8
8 13 (3.19%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (1.47%) UNIX
10 4 (0.98%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.74%) Mac OS X Server
11 3 (0.74%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.49%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.25%) Android
13 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (18.87%) Migration
2 25 (6.13%) ITIL
3 20 (4.90%) Project Management
4 12 (2.94%) Release Management
5 9 (2.21%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (1.96%) E-Commerce
6 8 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (1.96%) DevOps
7 7 (1.72%) Service Delivery
8 6 (1.47%) Configuration Management
8 6 (1.47%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (1.47%) Service Management
8 6 (1.47%) Network Design
8 6 (1.47%) Software Deployment
9 5 (1.23%) Problem Management
9 5 (1.23%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (0.74%) Content Management
10 3 (0.74%) Incident Management
11 2 (0.49%) ITSM
11 2 (0.49%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.41%) PowerShell
2 17 (4.17%) SQL
3 15 (3.68%) VBScript
4 10 (2.45%) Java
5 9 (2.21%) C
6 6 (1.47%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.23%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.49%) Perl
8 2 (0.49%) C#
8 2 (0.49%) Python
8 2 (0.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.25%) VBA
9 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (18.87%) Security Cleared
2 66 (16.18%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.96%) DV Cleared
4 8 (1.96%) MCITP
5 7 (1.72%) Degree
5 7 (1.72%) MCSE
6 6 (1.47%) MCP
7 5 (1.23%) MCTS
8 3 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.74%) CCNA
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.25%) ACTC
9 1 (0.25%) ACSP
9 1 (0.25%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.98%) SLA
3 3 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 71 (17.40%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.72%) XenServer
4 5 (1.23%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.49%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 67 (16.42%) SCCM
2 11 (2.70%) SCOM
3 6 (1.47%) WSUS
4 2 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.25%) Puppet
5 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.25%) DameWare
5 1 (0.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 115 (28.19%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.64%) HP
3 20 (4.90%) VMware
4 17 (4.17%) Oracle
4 17 (4.17%) Cisco
5 16 (3.92%) Citrix
6 14 (3.43%) Cognos
7 13 (3.19%) Dell
8 10 (2.45%) Lotus
9 6 (1.47%) Riverbed
9 6 (1.47%) Endeca
9 6 (1.47%) ATG
10 4 (0.98%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.74%) Altiris
11 3 (0.74%) Infoblox
11 3 (0.74%) F5
11 3 (0.74%) Adobe
11 3 (0.74%) Wyse
11 3 (0.74%) Apple
11 3 (0.74%) CheckPoint
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