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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Engineer
Rank 456 435 476
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 162 159 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 83 56
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.42% -8.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £121 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £160 £150 £263
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 33 31
Average hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.47 £18.72 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.25 £13.50 £12.42
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.69%

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
51806 48814 53474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.56% 92.66% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 31840 29382 29897
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2076 2649
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 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 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
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 1 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 -27 128 £200 -15.78% 20
London +7 49 £275 -15.38% 5
South East -20 24 £145 -3.33% 9
South West -27 16 £250 +119.29% 1
Scotland +4 12 £108 -46.91% 2
East Midlands +3 9 £275 +33.81%
North West -7 7 £238 -26.92% 1
Gloucestershire -14 7 £250 -19.09%
East of England -25 7 £130 -
East Sussex -11 5 £350 +133.33% 1
Hampshire -11 4 £140 -9.67%
Cambridge - 4 £130 -
Edinburgh - 4 £130 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £130 -
Surrey -5 3 £110 -35.29%
Brighton -12 3 £388 +158.33% 1
West Midlands -21 3 - - 1
Nottingham +8 2 £213 +3.40%
Nottinghamshire +4 2 £213 +3.40%
Oxfordshire -7 2 £140 -56.92%
Aberdeen - 2 £103 - 1
Basingstoke +16 1 - -
Cheshire +5 1 - -
Kent -4 1 - - 5
Birmingham -12 1 - -
Hertfordshire -26 1 - -
Fareham - 1 £140 -
West Malling - 1 - - 4
Oxford - 1 - -
Staines - - - -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 241 (69.45%) Windows
2 158 (45.53%) Windows 7
3 94 (27.09%) Microsoft
4 70 (20.17%) Migration
5 59 (17.00%) Active Directory
5 59 (17.00%) Security Cleared
6 49 (14.12%) SC Cleared
7 48 (13.83%) SCCM
7 48 (13.83%) Windows XP
8 45 (12.97%) Finance
9 33 (9.51%) Banking
9 33 (9.51%) MS Excel
10 31 (8.93%) MS Office
11 29 (8.36%) SQL Server
11 29 (8.36%) PowerShell
12 28 (8.07%) Linux
12 28 (8.07%) HP
13 27 (7.78%) Oracle
13 27 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
14 25 (7.20%) SQL
15 21 (6.05%) WebSphere
16 20 (5.76%) Cisco
16 20 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
17 19 (5.48%) NHS
17 19 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
17 19 (5.48%) ITIL
18 17 (4.90%) VBScript
18 17 (4.90%) DNS
18 17 (4.90%) DHCP
19 16 (4.61%) TCP/IP

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 21 (6.05%) WebSphere
2 16 (4.61%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.02%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.02%) IIS
4 5 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.58%) CMS
7 2 (0.58%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.58%) Apache
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.29%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.29%) Site Server
8 1 (0.29%) Confluence
8 1 (0.29%) Lync
8 1 (0.29%) nginx
8 1 (0.29%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 33 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.15%) PaaS
1 4 (1.15%) IaaS
2 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.90%) DNS
1 17 (4.90%) DHCP
2 16 (4.61%) TCP/IP
3 12 (3.46%) LAN
4 7 (2.02%) WAN
5 5 (1.44%) Firewall
6 4 (1.15%) Reverse Proxy
6 4 (1.15%) WLAN
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.86%) VPN
7 3 (0.86%) SDH
7 3 (0.86%) OSPF
7 3 (0.86%) SAN
7 3 (0.86%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.58%) Wireless
8 2 (0.58%) VLAN
8 2 (0.58%) Junos
8 2 (0.58%) DWDM
8 2 (0.58%) Internet
8 2 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.36%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.73%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (0.86%) Couchbase
4 3 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.86%) RDBMS
4 3 (0.86%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.29%) MS Access
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.29%) DB2
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (2.59%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.44%) Maven
4 4 (1.15%) Subversion
4 4 (1.15%) Selenium
4 4 (1.15%) TeamCity
4 4 (1.15%) MSBuild
5 3 (0.86%) Artifactory
5 3 (0.86%) MSI
6 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.58%) Ant
7 1 (0.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.29%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.29%) Hudson
7 1 (0.29%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.29%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.29%) JIRA
General
1 45 (12.97%) Finance
2 33 (9.51%) Banking
3 6 (1.73%) Investment Banking
3 6 (1.73%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.44%) French Language
5 4 (1.15%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.86%) Law
7 2 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.29%) Danish Language
8 1 (0.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.73%) .NET
2 4 (1.15%) WCF
3 3 (0.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (0.86%) Web Services
3 3 (0.86%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.58%) Application Packaging
4 2 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.29%) JSP
5 1 (0.29%) Servlets
5 1 (0.29%) XML
5 1 (0.29%) XSL
5 1 (0.29%) J2EE
5 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.29%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.48%) NHS
2 6 (1.73%) Clustering
3 5 (1.44%) Hedge funds
4 3 (0.86%) Thin Client
4 3 (0.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (0.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (0.86%) Visualisation
4 3 (0.86%) Fat Client
4 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
5 2 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.29%) User Experience
6 1 (0.29%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.29%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 241 (69.45%) Windows
2 158 (45.53%) Windows 7
3 48 (13.83%) Windows XP
4 28 (8.07%) Linux
5 27 (7.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (3.46%) UNIX
9 8 (2.31%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.02%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.86%) Mac OS X Server
12 2 (0.58%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.29%) AIX
13 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (20.17%) Migration
2 19 (5.48%) ITIL
3 13 (3.75%) Release Management
4 12 (3.46%) Project Management
5 10 (2.88%) Configuration Management
6 8 (2.31%) Software Deployment
6 8 (2.31%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (2.31%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (2.02%) Service Delivery
7 7 (2.02%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (1.44%) DevOps
9 4 (1.15%) MVC
9 4 (1.15%) SOA
10 3 (0.86%) Build Automation
10 3 (0.86%) Data Migration
10 3 (0.86%) Content Management
11 2 (0.58%) Time Management
11 2 (0.58%) Computer Security
11 2 (0.58%) Workflow
11 2 (0.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 29 (8.36%) PowerShell
2 25 (7.20%) SQL
3 17 (4.90%) VBScript
4 11 (3.17%) C
5 8 (2.31%) Perl
5 8 (2.31%) Python
6 7 (2.02%) VBA
7 6 (1.73%) Java
8 4 (1.15%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.58%) C#
9 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.29%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.29%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 59 (17.00%) Security Cleared
2 49 (14.12%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.88%) MCSE
5 8 (2.31%) MCP
6 7 (2.02%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (1.44%) MCITP
8 4 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.15%) CCNA
9 3 (0.86%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.86%) Degree
10 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.29%) CCNP
10 1 (0.29%) MCSA
10 1 (0.29%) ACSP
10 1 (0.29%) ACTC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.02%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.15%) QA
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (17.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.59%) XenServer
4 3 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.86%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (13.83%) SCCM
2 13 (3.75%) Puppet
3 10 (2.88%) SCOM
4 4 (1.15%) Ansible
5 2 (0.58%) WSUS
6 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.29%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.29%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.29%) DameWare
6 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 94 (27.09%) Microsoft
2 28 (8.07%) HP
3 27 (7.78%) Oracle
4 20 (5.76%) Cisco
5 16 (4.61%) Cognos
5 16 (4.61%) VMware
6 12 (3.46%) Dell
7 7 (2.02%) Citrix
8 6 (1.73%) IBM
9 5 (1.44%) JBoss
10 4 (1.15%) Riverbed
10 4 (1.15%) Sitecore
10 4 (1.15%) F5
11 3 (0.86%) Splunk
12 2 (0.58%) Huawei
12 2 (0.58%) Novell
12 2 (0.58%) Lotus
12 2 (0.58%) Apple
13 1 (0.29%) MobileIron
13 1 (0.29%) Progress
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