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 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Deployment Engineer
Rank 558 481 390
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -91
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 106 166 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.31% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 78 105
Average daily rate £180 £186 £154
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.35% +21.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £103 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £393 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £158 £160 £150
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 36 60
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.10 £16.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.27% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.38 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.88 £16.10 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.60% +0.62%

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
53055 53758 51548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32635 31469
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2148 2116
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 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 1 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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 -37 96 £175 -15.15% 7
London -28 39 £275 +6.79% 3
South East -26 16 £141 -33.13% 1
South West +6 11 £275 +83.33%
West Midlands -9 10 £218 +35.93% 1
Hampshire +1 7 £117 -26.87%
City of London +41 6 £440 +107.05% 1
North West -14 6 £110 -16.98%
Scotland -34 6 £188 +78.57% 1
Dorset - 6 £300 -
East Midlands +5 5 £156 -40.47%
East of England +6 4 - -
Birmingham +4 4 £110 +7.31%
Yorkshire -5 4 £120 -60.00% 1
Westminster -10 4 £440 -7.36% 1
Bristol 0 3 - -
Leeds -2 3 £120 -60.00%
Cheshire -3 3 £125 -
Winchester -3 3 £73 -
Coventry -7 3 - -
West Yorkshire -8 3 £120 -60.00% 1
Oxford +12 2 £338 +110.93%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £338 +10.65%
Nottinghamshire +2 2 £110 -31.25%
Norwich -4 2 - -
Nottingham -4 2 £110 -31.25%
Wales -4 2 £375 +2.73%
Norfolk -5 2 - -
Manchester -6 2 £132 -3.48%
Edinburgh -8 2 £277 -

Deployment Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 143 (66.20%) Windows
2 93 (43.06%) Windows 7
3 57 (26.39%) Migration
4 42 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 39 (18.06%) Finance
6 37 (17.13%) Active Directory
7 25 (11.57%) MS Office
8 24 (11.11%) SCCM
8 24 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 22 (10.19%) SC Cleared
10 21 (9.72%) Windows XP
11 20 (9.26%) Data Migration
12 19 (8.80%) MS Exchange
13 18 (8.33%) VMware
13 18 (8.33%) Windows Server
14 17 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (7.87%) Software Deployment
14 17 (7.87%) SQL
15 16 (7.41%) Windows 10
15 16 (7.41%) Driving Licence
16 15 (6.94%) Office 365
16 15 (6.94%) C
16 15 (6.94%) TCP/IP
16 15 (6.94%) Mathematics
17 13 (6.02%) Blackberry
17 13 (6.02%) A+ Certification
18 12 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
18 12 (5.56%) SAN
18 12 (5.56%) Oracle
18 12 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003

Deployment Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 19 (8.80%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.85%) IBM Notes
4 4 (1.85%) IIS
4 4 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 4 (1.85%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.39%) JBoss
6 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 25 (11.57%) MS Office
2 11 (5.09%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.93%) InfoPath
3 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.94%) Office 365
2 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 12 (5.56%) SAN
3 11 (5.09%) LAN
4 9 (4.17%) Firewall
5 7 (3.24%) DHCP
6 5 (2.31%) DNS
6 5 (2.31%) HTTP
6 5 (2.31%) WAN
7 2 (0.93%) Internet
7 2 (0.93%) VLAN
7 2 (0.93%) VPN
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.46%) DWDM
8 1 (0.46%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.46%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.46%) Network Security
8 1 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.46%) Skype
8 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.93%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.46%) MySQL
5 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Jenkins
1 5 (2.31%) JIRA
1 5 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (2.31%) Subversion
1 5 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.85%) Hudson
3 3 (1.39%) AdminStudio
3 3 (1.39%) Ant
3 3 (1.39%) Maven
3 3 (1.39%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.93%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.46%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.46%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.46%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.46%) MSI
5 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (18.06%) Finance
2 7 (3.24%) Financial Institution
3 5 (2.31%) Banking
3 5 (2.31%) Law
4 4 (1.85%) Legal
5 3 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) International Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.93%) Local Government
6 2 (0.93%) Publishing
6 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.46%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.85%) .NET
1 4 (1.85%) HTML
1 4 (1.85%) Software Packaging
2 3 (1.39%) XML
3 2 (0.93%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.93%) CSS
3 2 (0.93%) HTML5
3 2 (0.93%) J2EE
3 2 (0.93%) jQuery
3 2 (0.93%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (0.93%) Middleware
3 2 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (0.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (0.93%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.46%) Flash
4 1 (0.46%) JSON
4 1 (0.46%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.41%) Driving Licence
2 15 (6.94%) Mathematics
3 13 (6.02%) Blackberry
4 6 (2.78%) Hedge funds
5 5 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.85%) iPhone
7 3 (1.39%) iPad
7 3 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.93%) Clustering
8 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.93%) Life Science
8 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.46%) BYOD
9 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.46%) Handset
9 1 (0.46%) NHS
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 143 (66.20%) Windows
2 93 (43.06%) Windows 7
3 21 (9.72%) Windows XP
4 18 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 16 (7.41%) Windows 10
6 12 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.63%) Windows 8
8 9 (4.17%) Android
9 8 (3.70%) Linux
10 5 (2.31%) Unix
10 5 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.85%) Solaris
11 4 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.85%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (26.39%) Migration
2 20 (9.26%) Data Migration
3 17 (7.87%) Software Deployment
4 11 (5.09%) Configuration Management
5 9 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (4.17%) Project Management
5 9 (4.17%) Service Management
6 8 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (3.24%) ITIL
8 6 (2.78%) DevOps
8 6 (2.78%) Release Management
8 6 (2.78%) Scrum
8 6 (2.78%) Service Desk Management
9 5 (2.31%) Asset Management
9 5 (2.31%) Service Delivery
10 4 (1.85%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (1.85%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (1.85%) Risk Management
10 4 (1.85%) Software Engineering
10 4 (1.85%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.87%) SQL
2 15 (6.94%) C
3 9 (4.17%) Java
4 7 (3.24%) Shell Script
5 6 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.78%) Python
6 4 (1.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.93%) C#
7 2 (0.93%) Perl
7 2 (0.93%) Ruby
8 1 (0.46%) PHP
8 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 22 (10.19%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.02%) A+ Certification
4 6 (2.78%) Degree
5 4 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.93%) CCNA
7 2 (0.93%) CCNP
8 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.46%) CCNP Voice
8 1 (0.46%) CCVP
8 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.46%) MCITP
8 1 (0.46%) MCP
8 1 (0.46%) MCSA
8 1 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.85%) SLA
2 3 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (17.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.93%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.46%) vCloud
4 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (11.11%) SCCM
2 8 (3.70%) Puppet
3 5 (2.31%) SCOM
4 4 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.93%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (0.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Intune
6 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.46%) Ansible
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.46%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.33%) VMware
3 12 (5.56%) Oracle
4 11 (5.09%) Symantec
5 9 (4.17%) Dell
6 8 (3.70%) Cisco
7 7 (3.24%) HP
7 7 (3.24%) Siebel
8 6 (2.78%) Citrix
9 5 (2.31%) Lotus
10 4 (1.85%) Veritas
11 3 (1.39%) Avaya
12 2 (0.93%) IBM
12 2 (0.93%) Intel Security
12 2 (0.93%) Lumension
12 2 (0.93%) MobileIron
12 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.93%) Serena
12 2 (0.93%) Sophos
12 2 (0.93%) webMethods
Berkshire
Connectus
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of Westminster
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
East London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £140.00 - £150.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago