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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Deployment Manager
Rank 579 554 495
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -59
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Manager 47 58 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.11% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.12% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 52
Average daily rate £438 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £406 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
48620 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31221 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 28 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 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 41 £444 -1.38% 4
London +11 26 £475 +1.06% 1
South East +6 7 £425 -5.55% 1
West Midlands -8 5 £388 +76.13%
Northern Ireland - 5 £438 -
County Antrim - 5 £438 -
Belfast - 5 £438 -
City of London +35 3 £550 -
Berkshire +7 3 £400 +53.84% 1
Maidenhead - 2 £400 -
Crawley - 2 £431 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £475 -
West Sussex - 2 £431 -
Buckinghamshire +11 1 - -
South West +4 1 - -
Milton Keynes +2 1 - -
Birmingham -2 1 - -
Middlesex -5 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire -11 1 - -
North West -19 1 £438 +13.63%
Yorkshire -22 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £438 -
Coventry - 1 £300 -
Dorset - 1 - -
Poole - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Docklands, London - 1 £325 -

Deployment Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 49 (46.23%) Project Management
2 28 (26.42%) PRINCE2
3 24 (22.64%) Migration
4 23 (21.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (20.75%) Windows
6 18 (16.98%) Finance
7 16 (15.09%) Telecoms
8 15 (14.15%) Banking
9 14 (13.21%) ITIL
9 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
10 12 (11.32%) Windows 7
10 12 (11.32%) Supplier Management
10 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
11 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
12 9 (8.49%) Project Planning
12 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (8.49%) Windows Server
13 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 8 (7.55%) PMP
13 8 (7.55%) PMI Certification
13 8 (7.55%) MS Project
13 8 (7.55%) Linux
13 8 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (6.60%) Retail
14 7 (6.60%) SAP
14 7 (6.60%) Software Deployment
14 7 (6.60%) Release Management
15 6 (5.66%) Degree
15 6 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (5.66%) Business Transformation

Deployment Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (2.83%) Apache
2 1 (0.94%) Liferay
2 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MS Project
2 4 (3.77%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.83%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Primavera
1 2 (1.89%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
2 1 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) 4G
1 5 (4.72%) Intranet
1 5 (4.72%) LAN
2 4 (3.77%) Firewall
2 4 (3.77%) Internet
2 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.77%) VoIP
3 3 (2.83%) 3G
3 3 (2.83%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.83%) LDAP
3 3 (2.83%) SAN
3 3 (2.83%) SSH
3 3 (2.83%) SSL
4 2 (1.89%) 2G
4 2 (1.89%) FTP
4 2 (1.89%) HTTP
4 2 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (1.89%) VPN
4 2 (1.89%) WAN
4 2 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.89%) JIRA
2 2 (1.89%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (16.98%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Telecoms
3 15 (14.15%) Banking
4 7 (6.60%) Retail
5 6 (5.66%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.89%) Marketing
6 2 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.89%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.94%) French Language
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) .NET
1 3 (2.83%) Web Services
2 1 (0.94%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.77%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.77%) FMCG
3 3 (2.83%) PMI
4 2 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.89%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.94%) EPoS
5 1 (0.94%) Handset
5 1 (0.94%) iPad
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (0.94%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Windows
2 12 (11.32%) Windows 7
3 9 (8.49%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.55%) Linux
5 5 (4.72%) Solaris
6 4 (3.77%) AIX
6 4 (3.77%) Unix
7 3 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.89%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (46.23%) Project Management
2 28 (26.42%) PRINCE2
3 24 (22.64%) Migration
4 23 (21.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (13.21%) ITIL
6 12 (11.32%) Supplier Management
7 9 (8.49%) Project Planning
8 8 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (6.60%) Release Management
9 7 (6.60%) Software Deployment
10 6 (5.66%) Business Transformation
10 6 (5.66%) Change Management
10 6 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.72%) Service Management
12 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (3.77%) CRM
12 4 (3.77%) ERP
12 4 (3.77%) Load Balancing
12 4 (3.77%) Programme Management
12 4 (3.77%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.83%) SQL
2 2 (1.89%) C
2 2 (1.89%) C#
2 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.38%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.55%) PMI Certification
3 8 (7.55%) PMP
3 8 (7.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.66%) Degree
5 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (2.83%) ISEB
7 2 (1.89%) APMP
7 2 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.89%) MBA
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.94%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
1 1 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.83%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.60%) SAP
3 5 (4.72%) Oracle
4 4 (3.77%) BT
4 4 (3.77%) Empirix
5 3 (2.83%) Cisco
5 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.94%) Red Gate
6 1 (0.94%) Reuters
6 1 (0.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.94%) VMware