The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Deployment Specialist
Rank 567 556 567
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Specialist 13 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.025% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.028% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £175 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £175 £263
% change year-on-year
+114.28% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
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 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

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 23 July 2014.

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 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 11 (40.74%) SCCM
4 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) Citrix
6 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (18.52%) XenApp
7 5 (18.52%) Release Management
7 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
7 5 (18.52%) Migration
7 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Wyse
7 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
7 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
8 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 3 (11.11%) EPoS
9 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
9 3 (11.11%) Lync
9 3 (11.11%) Office 365
10 2 (7.41%) Twitter
10 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (7.41%) SAML
10 2 (7.41%) MS Excel

Deployment Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) MSI
3 1 (3.70%) Introscope
General
1 2 (7.41%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) SAML
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Thin Client
1 5 (18.52%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.11%) EPoS
3 2 (7.41%) Blog
3 2 (7.41%) Social Media
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Migration
1 5 (18.52%) Automated Testing
1 5 (18.52%) Release Management
2 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.70%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.70%) Change Control
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (3.70%) Identity Management
3 1 (3.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) MCSA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
2 5 (18.52%) XenApp
3 2 (7.41%) Shibboleth
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.70%) CA Wily
3 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) Wyse
4 2 (7.41%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) MobileIron
5 1 (3.70%) Facebook
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee
5 1 (3.70%) Sophos
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