The table below looks at the statistics for the Deployment Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Deployment Specialist
Rank 616 583 577
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Specialist 8 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.020% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.021% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 6
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£381 £325 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £203 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £380 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £175
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 - -

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
53473 51353 48123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.48% 92.45% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33986 31093 28245
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
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 1969 2035 2149
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Deployment Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Deployment Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Deployment Specialist
Daily Rate Trend

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

Deployment Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Deployment Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Deployment Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Deployment Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Deployment Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Deployment Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Deployment Specialist
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 7 £400 +23.07% 1
London +7 2 £400 +64.10%
South East -12 2 £462 +180.00%
East of England - 2 £180 - 1
Ipswich - 2 £180 -
Suffolk - 2 £180 -
Berkshire - 2 £462 -
Somerset +3 1 - -
South West -9 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £449 -
Bath - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £363 -
Scotland - 1 £363 -

Deployment Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deployment Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
3 12 (42.86%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
5 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
6 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
6 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
6 8 (28.57%) MSBuild
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (28.57%) Hudson
6 8 (28.57%) Gradle
6 8 (28.57%) Artifactory
6 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) Subversion
6 8 (28.57%) Maven
7 7 (25.00%) Jython
7 7 (25.00%) .NET
7 7 (25.00%) Coaching
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
10 4 (14.29%) Release Management
11 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 3 (10.71%) Oracle
11 3 (10.71%) Citrix
11 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
12 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
12 2 (7.14%) SCCM
12 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (7.14%) MSI

Deployment Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Deployment Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) WorkSite
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LDAP
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
1 1 (3.57%) DNS
1 1 (3.57%) DMZ
1 1 (3.57%) Intranet
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQLPlus
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (28.57%) Subversion
2 8 (28.57%) Maven
2 8 (28.57%) Hudson
2 8 (28.57%) MSBuild
2 8 (28.57%) Gradle
2 8 (28.57%) Artifactory
3 2 (7.14%) MSI
4 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
4 1 (3.57%) AdminStudio
4 1 (3.57%) Ant
4 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
1 1 (3.57%) Law
1 1 (3.57%) Legal
1 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.57%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) SAML
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) NHS
1 1 (3.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Scrum
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (25.00%) Coaching
6 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (14.29%) Release Management
8 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
9 1 (3.57%) Server Building
9 1 (3.57%) CRM
9 1 (3.57%) SOA
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source
9 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
9 1 (3.57%) DevOps
9 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
9 1 (3.57%) Migration
9 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (50.00%) Java
2 9 (32.14%) PowerShell
3 7 (25.00%) Jython
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
2 1 (3.57%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 2 (7.14%) Netcool
1 2 (7.14%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.71%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.57%) ATG
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
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