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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deployment Engineer
Rank 467 349 456
Rank change year-on-year
-118 +107
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 115 226 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.50% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 87 43
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£206 £155 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.06% -41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £109 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £315 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £138 £155 £160
% change year-on-year
-11.29% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 69 18
Average hourly rate £16.72 £13.87 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.54% -30.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £11.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.00 £39.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -32.92%

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
47113 45619 41438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.43% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28736 27090 23781
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1785 1896 2209
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -109 97 £250 +53.84% 22
London +8 51 £289 -8.33% 11
South East -29 15 £287 +76.61% 3
South West -22 10 £150 -7.69% 3
City of London +16 7 £213 -52.77% 2
North West -40 5 £133 -41.37% 2
Cornwall - 5 £150 -
East of England 0 4 £133 -26.38% 2
West Midlands -5 3 £160 +3.22%
Yorkshire -15 3 £363 +141.66%
West Yorkshire -16 3 £363 +173.58%
Norwich -6 2 £133 +9.27%
Norfolk -8 2 £133 +9.27%
Manchester -10 2 £136 -
Surrey -12 2 £324 +75.13%
Hampshire -15 2 £400 +135.29% 2
Leeds -19 2 - -
Warwick +1 1 - -
Cambridge +1 1 - - 1
Warwickshire -2 1 - -
Wiltshire -3 1 £400 +77.77% 3
Cambridgeshire -4 1 - - 1
Birmingham -6 1 - -
Southampton -18 1 - -
Oxfordshire -19 1 £111 -
Shropshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Telford - - - -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 185 (70.88%) Windows
2 126 (48.28%) Windows 7
3 61 (23.37%) Migration
4 48 (18.39%) Security Cleared
5 47 (18.01%) SCCM
6 44 (16.86%) Windows XP
7 40 (15.33%) Active Directory
8 36 (13.79%) SC Cleared
9 33 (12.64%) Microsoft
9 33 (12.64%) Linux
10 24 (9.20%) MS Office
10 24 (9.20%) PowerShell
11 23 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 23 (8.81%) Finance
12 22 (8.43%) Windows 8
13 21 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (7.28%) Jenkins
15 18 (6.90%) MS Excel
15 18 (6.90%) DevOps
16 16 (6.13%) NHS
17 15 (5.75%) ITIL
18 14 (5.36%) SQL Server
18 14 (5.36%) SQL
19 13 (4.98%) Java
19 13 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (4.98%) Configuration Management
19 13 (4.98%) Firewall
20 12 (4.60%) TeamCity
20 12 (4.60%) Cisco
21 11 (4.21%) EPoS

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.68%) Lync
3 6 (2.30%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.53%) JBoss
4 4 (1.53%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.77%) Apache
6 2 (0.77%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.77%) Drupal
7 1 (0.38%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.38%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (9.20%) MS Office
2 18 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.53%) PaaS
1 4 (1.53%) IaaS
2 3 (1.15%) Office 365
3 2 (0.77%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.98%) Firewall
2 9 (3.45%) LAN
2 9 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.68%) DNS
3 7 (2.68%) SMS
3 7 (2.68%) DHCP
4 6 (2.30%) WAN
5 5 (1.92%) OSPF
5 5 (1.92%) Internet
6 4 (1.53%) DWDM
6 4 (1.53%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.53%) SDH
6 4 (1.53%) ADSL
6 4 (1.53%) Broadband
7 3 (1.15%) SAN
7 3 (1.15%) VPN
7 3 (1.15%) OpenLDAP
7 3 (1.15%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.15%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.53%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.38%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 19 (7.28%) Jenkins
2 12 (4.60%) TeamCity
3 11 (4.21%) Maven
4 8 (3.07%) MSI
5 6 (2.30%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.92%) Subversion
7 4 (1.53%) Ant
8 2 (0.77%) Selenium
9 1 (0.38%) JIRA
9 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.38%) AdminStudio
9 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.38%) Hudson
9 1 (0.38%) Artifactory
General
1 23 (8.81%) Finance
2 11 (4.21%) Banking
3 6 (2.30%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.30%) Publishing
4 2 (0.77%) Retail
4 2 (0.77%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.38%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.68%) Web Services
2 3 (1.15%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (1.15%) Spring
2 3 (1.15%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.77%) Software Packaging
3 2 (0.77%) LAMP
4 1 (0.38%) .NET
4 1 (0.38%) Google Maps API
4 1 (0.38%) XSD
4 1 (0.38%) WSDL
4 1 (0.38%) Middleware
4 1 (0.38%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.13%) NHS
2 11 (4.21%) EPoS
3 6 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.53%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.53%) Clustering
5 3 (1.15%) PKI
5 3 (1.15%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.77%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.38%) iPhone
7 1 (0.38%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 185 (70.88%) Windows
2 126 (48.28%) Windows 7
3 44 (16.86%) Windows XP
4 33 (12.64%) Linux
5 23 (8.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (8.43%) Windows 8
7 13 (4.98%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.21%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.21%) UNIX
9 6 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.30%) Windows Vista
10 4 (1.53%) CentOS
10 4 (1.53%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.38%) Android
11 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.37%) Migration
2 21 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
3 18 (6.90%) DevOps
4 15 (5.75%) ITIL
5 13 (4.98%) Configuration Management
6 10 (3.83%) Process Management
6 10 (3.83%) Automated Testing
7 8 (3.07%) SOA
8 6 (2.30%) Asset Management
8 6 (2.30%) Data Migration
9 5 (1.92%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (1.53%) Service Delivery
11 3 (1.15%) Security Management
11 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2
11 3 (1.15%) Operations Management
12 2 (0.77%) Release Management
12 2 (0.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (0.77%) Time Management
12 2 (0.77%) Software Distribution
13 1 (0.38%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.20%) PowerShell
2 14 (5.36%) SQL
3 13 (4.98%) Java
4 10 (3.83%) Perl
4 10 (3.83%) C#
4 10 (3.83%) Python
4 10 (3.83%) Ruby
5 4 (1.53%) C
6 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.77%) VBScript
6 2 (0.77%) VBA
6 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.38%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (18.39%) Security Cleared
2 36 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.45%) CTC Cleared
4 6 (2.30%) VCP4
4 6 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.53%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.15%) CCIE
6 3 (1.15%) CCNP
7 2 (0.77%) CCNA
7 2 (0.77%) MCSE
8 1 (0.38%) MCSA
8 1 (0.38%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.38%) ACTC
8 1 (0.38%) MCDST
8 1 (0.38%) Degree
8 1 (0.38%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.68%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (15.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.53%) vSphere
4 2 (0.77%) XenApp
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 47 (18.01%) SCCM
2 8 (3.07%) Puppet
3 4 (1.53%) WSUS
3 4 (1.53%) Ansible
4 3 (1.15%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.77%) logstash
5 2 (0.77%) ZENworks
5 2 (0.77%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.38%) SCOM
6 1 (0.38%) yum
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.38%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 33 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.60%) Cisco
3 11 (4.21%) Oracle
4 10 (3.83%) HP
5 9 (3.45%) Remedy
6 8 (3.07%) VMware
7 6 (2.30%) Google
7 6 (2.30%) Dell
7 6 (2.30%) Citrix
7 6 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.92%) Juniper
9 4 (1.53%) Sophos
9 4 (1.53%) Telcordia
9 4 (1.53%) Huawei
9 4 (1.53%) F5
9 4 (1.53%) EMC
9 4 (1.53%) Lotus
10 3 (1.15%) IBM
10 3 (1.15%) SolarWinds
11 2 (0.77%) Wyse
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