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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Engineer
Rank 428 444 505
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +61
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 169 126 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 68 29
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£185 £315 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.26% +53.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £147 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £150 £225 £205
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 21
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 £11.25 £9.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.80 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £12.46
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.34%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50521 47308 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.54% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30608 27726 29859
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2123 2716
Average hourly rate £16.58 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.25% -7.89%
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 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 31 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 31 July 2014.

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 31 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 +5 147 £190 -41.53% 15
London +28 53 £275 -16.66% 6
South East -4 24 £197 -39.53% 2
City of London +28 20 £230 -31.34% 3
South West -13 20 £144 -53.28% 3
Yorkshire +6 13 £185 -28.15%
East Midlands +10 12 £230 -
East of England -16 12 £130 +1.36% 1
Hampshire -4 9 £180 -56.36%
North West -4 8 £299 +14.04% 1
Scotland -17 8 £128 -5.55% 1
Berkshire +7 7 £300 - 1
Basingstoke +21 6 - -
South Yorkshire +2 6 £193 -19.79%
Cambridgeshire -3 6 £130 -
Gloucestershire -17 6 £350 +13.26%
Sheffield +4 5 £110 -66.15%
Cambridge - 5 £130 -
Edinburgh -19 3 £100 +11.11%
West Midlands -21 3 £113 -43.75% 2
Nottingham +13 2 £275 -
Nottinghamshire +12 2 £275 -
Gloucester - 2 £350 -
Essex - 1 - -
Warrington - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 1
Harlow - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
Malvern - - - - 2
Fareham - - - -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 302 (76.65%) Windows
2 229 (58.12%) Windows 7
3 107 (27.16%) Microsoft
4 78 (19.80%) Migration
5 74 (18.78%) Security Cleared
6 68 (17.26%) Active Directory
7 64 (16.24%) SCCM
7 64 (16.24%) SC Cleared
8 61 (15.48%) Windows XP
9 40 (10.15%) MS Office
10 29 (7.36%) Finance
11 28 (7.11%) MS Excel
12 24 (6.09%) Banking
13 23 (5.84%) ITIL
13 23 (5.84%) SQL Server
13 23 (5.84%) HP
14 21 (5.33%) NHS
14 21 (5.33%) DNS
14 21 (5.33%) DHCP
15 20 (5.08%) Linux
15 20 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
15 20 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
16 19 (4.82%) VMware
16 19 (4.82%) Project Management
17 18 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (4.57%) PowerShell
18 17 (4.31%) Oracle
18 17 (4.31%) SQL
18 17 (4.31%) Cisco
19 16 (4.06%) WebSphere

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 16 (4.06%) WebSphere
2 15 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.78%) Apache
4 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.52%) IIS
4 6 (1.52%) Confluence
5 4 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.76%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.51%) CMS
8 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.25%) nginx
8 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 40 (10.15%) MS Office
2 28 (7.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.25%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.33%) DHCP
1 21 (5.33%) DNS
2 12 (3.05%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.54%) Internet
3 10 (2.54%) VLAN
4 8 (2.03%) Intranet
5 7 (1.78%) Firewall
6 6 (1.52%) LAN
7 5 (1.27%) SDH
7 5 (1.27%) VPN
7 5 (1.27%) WAN
8 4 (1.02%) SAN
8 4 (1.02%) WLAN
8 4 (1.02%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.76%) VPLS
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (0.76%) VoIP
9 3 (0.76%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.76%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (0.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.76%) Couchbase
4 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
4 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.25%) DB2
5 1 (0.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (1.78%) Maven
2 6 (1.52%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.27%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.02%) JIRA
4 4 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.76%) Subversion
5 3 (0.76%) MSBuild
5 3 (0.76%) MSI
6 2 (0.51%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.51%) Ant
6 2 (0.51%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.25%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.25%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.25%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 29 (7.36%) Finance
2 24 (6.09%) Banking
3 8 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.78%) French Language
5 6 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Law
6 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.25%) Advertising
7 1 (0.25%) Military
7 1 (0.25%) Danish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.03%) Application Packaging
2 6 (1.52%) J2EE
2 6 (1.52%) XML
3 5 (1.27%) Struts
3 5 (1.27%) CSS
3 5 (1.27%) Velocity
3 5 (1.27%) Middleware
3 5 (1.27%) Spring
3 5 (1.27%) Ajax
3 5 (1.27%) jQuery
4 4 (1.02%) Software Packaging
5 3 (0.76%) OSGi
5 3 (0.76%) .NET
6 2 (0.51%) Web Services
7 1 (0.25%) XSL
7 1 (0.25%) JSP
7 1 (0.25%) Servlets
7 1 (0.25%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.25%) WCF
7 1 (0.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.33%) NHS
2 11 (2.79%) Fat Client
2 11 (2.79%) Thin Client
3 5 (1.27%) Firmware
3 5 (1.27%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
4 3 (0.76%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (0.51%) iPad
5 2 (0.51%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.25%) Clustering
6 1 (0.25%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.25%) Wiki
6 1 (0.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 302 (76.65%) Windows
2 229 (58.12%) Windows 7
3 61 (15.48%) Windows XP
4 20 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (5.08%) Linux
4 20 (5.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (4.06%) Windows 8
6 12 (3.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.52%) UNIX
8 4 (1.02%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.76%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.76%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (0.51%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (19.80%) Migration
2 23 (5.84%) ITIL
3 19 (4.82%) Project Management
4 12 (3.05%) Release Management
5 9 (2.28%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (2.03%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (1.78%) E-Commerce
7 7 (1.78%) Configuration Management
7 7 (1.78%) Service Delivery
7 7 (1.78%) Software Deployment
7 7 (1.78%) DevOps
8 6 (1.52%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (1.27%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (1.27%) Network Design
9 5 (1.27%) Service Management
9 5 (1.27%) Problem Management
10 3 (0.76%) Content Management
10 3 (0.76%) Incident Management
11 2 (0.51%) Logistics
11 2 (0.51%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.57%) PowerShell
2 17 (4.31%) SQL
3 15 (3.81%) VBScript
4 10 (2.54%) Java
5 9 (2.28%) C
6 5 (1.27%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.76%) Python
7 3 (0.76%) Perl
8 2 (0.51%) C#
8 2 (0.51%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.25%) VBA
9 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (18.78%) Security Cleared
2 64 (16.24%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (2.03%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.03%) MCITP
5 7 (1.78%) Degree
5 7 (1.78%) MCSE
6 6 (1.52%) MCP
7 5 (1.27%) MCTS
8 3 (0.76%) CCNA
8 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.25%) MCSA
9 1 (0.25%) ACTC
9 1 (0.25%) ACSP
9 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.78%) ISO 9001
2 4 (1.02%) SLA
3 3 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 68 (17.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.78%) XenServer
4 5 (1.27%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 64 (16.24%) SCCM
2 11 (2.79%) SCOM
3 6 (1.52%) WSUS
4 2 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.25%) DameWare
5 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.25%) Puppet
5 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 107 (27.16%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.84%) HP
3 19 (4.82%) VMware
4 17 (4.31%) Cisco
4 17 (4.31%) Oracle
5 15 (3.81%) Citrix
6 14 (3.55%) Cognos
7 12 (3.05%) Dell
8 8 (2.03%) Lotus
9 6 (1.52%) Riverbed
10 5 (1.27%) Endeca
10 5 (1.27%) ATG
11 4 (1.02%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.76%) F5
12 3 (0.76%) Apple
12 3 (0.76%) CheckPoint
12 3 (0.76%) Altiris
12 3 (0.76%) Infoblox
12 3 (0.76%) IBM
12 3 (0.76%) Adobe
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