The table below looks at the statistics for the Deployment Manager 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deployment Manager
Rank 570 563 533
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Manager 55 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.095% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 34
Average daily rate
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£428 £425 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £438 £333
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +31.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.91 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £41.91 -
% change year-on-year
+7.36% -

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
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Deployment Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Deployment Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Deployment Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Deployment Manager within the UK.

Deployment Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Deployment Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Deployment Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Deployment Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Deployment Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Manager within the UK.

Deployment Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Deployment Manager
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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 -10 52 £428 +0.58% 1
South East -8 22 £428 +3.63%
London +25 20 £450 +5.88%
Berkshire +1 13 £475 -
City of London +11 9 £425 -
Surrey +4 8 £423 -
North West -29 4 £380 +4.10%
Reading -7 3 - -
Slough - 3 £430 -
West Yorkshire -23 2 £363 -
Yorkshire -30 2 £363 -
Liverpool - 2 £340 -
Leeds - 2 £363 -
Merseyside - 2 £340 -
Newbury - 2 - -
East of England +3 1 - -
Banbury 0 1 £375 -
Essex -3 1 - -
Cheshire -9 1 £615 +68.49%
Warrington -10 1 £615 +101.63%
Oxfordshire -23 1 £375 -
Guildford - 1 £350 -
Leatherhead - 1 £380 -
Manchester - 1 - -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - -

Deployment Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deployment Manager 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 Manager in their job title.

1 34 (30.36%) Telecoms
2 29 (25.89%) Project Management
3 18 (16.07%) PRINCE2
4 16 (14.29%) Windows
4 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 14 (12.50%) Finance
5 14 (12.50%) Wireless
5 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.61%) ITIL
6 13 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (9.82%) Degree
9 10 (8.93%) PowerShell
9 10 (8.93%) Performance Management
9 10 (8.93%) 4G
9 10 (8.93%) 3G
9 10 (8.93%) CRM
10 9 (8.04%) Linux
10 9 (8.04%) Release Management
10 9 (8.04%) QA
10 9 (8.04%) Dynamics CRM
11 8 (7.14%) LTE
11 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (7.14%) Migration
11 8 (7.14%) C#
11 8 (7.14%) .NET
11 8 (7.14%) Oracle
12 7 (6.25%) People Management
12 7 (6.25%) Coaching
12 7 (6.25%) SDLC

Deployment Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deployment Manager 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 Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.36%) Lync
2 3 (2.68%) Apache
3 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.89%) JBoss
4 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.89%) Confluence
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (8.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.89%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Taleo
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
1 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (12.50%) Wireless
2 10 (8.93%) 3G
2 10 (8.93%) 4G
3 8 (7.14%) LTE
4 7 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
5 6 (5.36%) 2G
6 3 (2.68%) Firewall
6 3 (2.68%) LAN
7 2 (1.79%) SSH
7 2 (1.79%) FTP
7 2 (1.79%) HTTP
7 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.79%) VPN
7 2 (1.79%) HTTPS
7 2 (1.79%) SSL
7 2 (1.79%) SAN
7 2 (1.79%) Intranet
7 2 (1.79%) Skype
7 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.79%) QlikView
2 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (11.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.79%) JIRA
2 2 (1.79%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.89%) Ant
3 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.89%) Subversion
3 1 (0.89%) Maven
3 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.89%) Build Forge
3 1 (0.89%) Hudson
General
1 34 (30.36%) Telecoms
2 14 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.68%) Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
4 3 (2.68%) Law
4 3 (2.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
6 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.89%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) Web Services
3 2 (1.79%) J2EE
4 1 (0.89%) SOAP
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.46%) PMI
3 3 (2.68%) NHS
4 2 (1.79%) DTV
4 2 (1.79%) PACS
4 2 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.89%) Statistics
5 1 (0.89%) CMDB
5 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.29%) Windows
2 9 (8.04%) Linux
3 6 (5.36%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.46%) AIX
5 4 (3.57%) Solaris
6 3 (2.68%) UNIX
7 2 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.89%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (25.89%) Project Management
2 18 (16.07%) PRINCE2
3 14 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.61%) ITIL
5 12 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (8.93%) CRM
6 10 (8.93%) Performance Management
7 9 (8.04%) Release Management
8 8 (7.14%) Migration
9 7 (6.25%) Supplier Management
9 7 (6.25%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.25%) Software Deployment
9 7 (6.25%) Coaching
9 7 (6.25%) People Management
9 7 (6.25%) SDLC
10 6 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (5.36%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (5.36%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.46%) Validation
11 5 (4.46%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.93%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.14%) C#
3 4 (3.57%) C
4 3 (2.68%) SQL
5 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.89%) Java
5 1 (0.89%) Perl
5 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.82%) Degree
2 6 (5.36%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.79%) APMP
4 2 (1.79%) PMP
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.04%) QA
2 6 (5.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.36%) SLA
3 5 (4.46%) ISO 14001
3 5 (4.46%) ISO 9000
3 5 (4.46%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.79%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.14%) Oracle
3 6 (5.36%) SAP
4 3 (2.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.79%) McAfee
5 2 (1.79%) Splunk
5 2 (1.79%) ArcSight
5 2 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (0.89%) Ariba
6 1 (0.89%) BMC
6 1 (0.89%) Lotus
6 1 (0.89%) Progress
6 1 (0.89%) IBM
6 1 (0.89%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.89%) BT
6 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.89%) Remedy