The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Deployment
Rank 536 565 541
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -24
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 94 79 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 37
Median daily rate £435 £401 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.41% +39.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £304 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £533 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 12
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.45 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -2.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £14.40 £14.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £22.90 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +13.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Software Deployment as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Software Deployment
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 91 £438 +8.69% 18
London +24 44 £438 +5.74% 7
South East +11 13 £440 +24.82% 3
North West +15 12 £500 +60.00% 2
Yorkshire +19 8 £253 -40.58% 1
West Midlands -13 8 £413 -8.33% 1
Cheshire +21 6 £450 -
Surrey +14 6 - -
City of London 0 6 £438 +16.27% 2
Manchester +6 5 £525 +68.00%
West Yorkshire +25 4 £253 -40.58% 1
North Yorkshire - 4 - -
Warwickshire - 4 £430 -
York - 4 - -
East of England +8 3 - - 2
Abingdon - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Leeds +18 2 £253 -40.58% 1
Bradford +17 2 - -
Berkshire +10 2 £440 +15.78% 1
Woking - 2 - -
Lewisham - 2 £338 -
Harlow - 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 £200 -
Scotland - 2 £200 -
Essex - 2 - - 1
Hampshire +10 1 £450 +44.92%
West Sussex +10 1 £400 -
South West +4 1 £175 -56.25% 1
Reading +2 1 £440 +15.78%

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 99 (53.23%) Windows
2 76 (40.86%) SCCM
3 69 (37.10%) Microsoft
4 66 (35.48%) Active Directory
5 48 (25.81%) MS Office
6 40 (21.51%) Finance
7 35 (18.82%) VMware
8 33 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (17.74%) Windows Server
9 32 (17.20%) SQL
10 31 (16.67%) Citrix
10 31 (16.67%) Windows 7
11 30 (16.13%) Release Management
12 28 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (15.05%) Intel Security
13 27 (14.52%) MS Excel
13 27 (14.52%) PowerShell
14 26 (13.98%) Migration
15 25 (13.44%) Linux
15 25 (13.44%) WSUS
15 25 (13.44%) Windows 10
16 24 (12.90%) Data Centre
16 24 (12.90%) ITIL
17 22 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
18 21 (11.29%) Security Cleared
18 21 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (10.75%) DNS
20 19 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
21 18 (9.68%) Windows 8
21 18 (9.68%) DHCP

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (6.99%) Skype for Business
2 12 (6.45%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.69%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.15%) Apache
5 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.08%) Confluence
7 2 (1.08%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.08%) JBoss
7 2 (1.08%) NetWeaver
7 2 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.54%) CMS
8 1 (0.54%) IIS
8 1 (0.54%) SAP EP
Applications
1 48 (25.81%) MS Office
2 27 (14.52%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.91%) MS Visio
4 9 (4.84%) MS Project
5 8 (4.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Eikon
2 1 (0.54%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (9.14%) IaaS
3 16 (8.60%) PaaS
4 13 (6.99%) Office 365
5 11 (5.91%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (2.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (2.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.54%) G Suite
8 1 (0.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.75%) DNS
2 18 (9.68%) DHCP
2 18 (9.68%) Firewall
3 12 (6.45%) Network Security
3 12 (6.45%) Skype
4 10 (5.38%) SMS
5 9 (4.84%) VPN
6 8 (4.30%) LAN
7 7 (3.76%) TCP/IP
8 6 (3.23%) WAN
9 5 (2.69%) Internet
10 4 (2.15%) MPLS
10 4 (2.15%) SAN
10 4 (2.15%) VLAN
11 3 (1.61%) Ethernet
11 3 (1.61%) LDAP
11 3 (1.61%) NAS
11 3 (1.61%) SSH
11 3 (1.61%) VoIP
12 2 (1.08%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.15%) MySQL
3 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.08%) Endeca
4 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.54%) DB2
5 1 (0.54%) Power BI
5 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (7.53%) MSI
2 10 (5.38%) Jenkins
3 6 (3.23%) Ant
3 6 (3.23%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.23%) JIRA
4 5 (2.69%) InstallShield
4 5 (2.69%) Maven
4 5 (2.69%) Subversion
5 4 (2.15%) Selenium
6 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.08%) Checkstyle
7 2 (1.08%) GitLab
7 2 (1.08%) Hudson
7 2 (1.08%) JUnit
7 2 (1.08%) QUnit
7 2 (1.08%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.54%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.54%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.54%) Gradle
8 1 (0.54%) WiX
General
1 40 (21.51%) Finance
2 15 (8.06%) Banking
3 9 (4.84%) Law
3 9 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.15%) Publishing
5 3 (1.61%) Games
5 3 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Billing
6 2 (1.08%) Front Office
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
7 1 (0.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (15.05%) Analyst
2 13 (6.99%) Support Engineer
3 11 (5.91%) Project Manager
3 11 (5.91%) Support Analyst
4 9 (4.84%) Deployment Engineer
4 9 (4.84%) Release Manager
4 9 (4.84%) SCCM Engineer
5 8 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (4.30%) Architect
5 8 (4.30%) Desktop Support
5 8 (4.30%) Developer
5 8 (4.30%) Service Analyst
5 8 (4.30%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (3.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (3.76%) Consultant
6 7 (3.76%) Software Deployment Engineer
7 6 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 6 (3.23%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (3.23%) SCCM Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.53%) .NET
2 5 (2.69%) HTML
3 4 (2.15%) Web Services
4 3 (1.61%) boto
4 3 (1.61%) CSS
4 3 (1.61%) Java EE
4 3 (1.61%) JMS
4 3 (1.61%) Struts
4 3 (1.61%) XML
5 2 (1.08%) EJB
5 2 (1.08%) EJB 3.0
5 2 (1.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.08%) JBoss Seam
5 2 (1.08%) JPA
5 2 (1.08%) JSTL
5 2 (1.08%) SAML
5 2 (1.08%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.54%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.54%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.54%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.14%) Smartphone
3 14 (7.53%) iPhone
4 11 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (4.84%) Client/Server
5 9 (4.84%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (4.30%) Blackberry
7 6 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.23%) iPad
8 5 (2.69%) CMDB
8 5 (2.69%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.15%) NHS
10 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.61%) Derivative
10 3 (1.61%) Learning Management System
11 2 (1.08%) Fat Client
11 2 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (1.08%) Life Science
11 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 99 (53.23%) Windows
2 33 (17.74%) Windows Server
3 31 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 25 (13.44%) Linux
4 25 (13.44%) Windows 10
5 21 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (9.68%) Windows 8
8 12 (6.45%) Solaris
8 12 (6.45%) Unix
9 10 (5.38%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (4.84%) AIX
11 8 (4.30%) Windows XP
12 6 (3.23%) Apple iOS
12 6 (3.23%) Mac OS
13 5 (2.69%) Windows Vista
14 2 (1.08%) Android
14 2 (1.08%) VMS
15 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (16.13%) Release Management
3 26 (13.98%) Migration
4 24 (12.90%) ITIL
5 17 (9.14%) Configuration Management
6 16 (8.60%) Project Management
7 15 (8.06%) Change Management
8 13 (6.99%) PRINCE2
8 13 (6.99%) Software Delivery
9 12 (6.45%) DevOps
10 11 (5.91%) Software Distribution
11 10 (5.38%) Application Packaging
11 10 (5.38%) Application Virtualisation
11 10 (5.38%) SDLC
12 9 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (4.30%) Patch Management
13 8 (4.30%) Project Planning
13 8 (4.30%) Risk Assessment
14 7 (3.76%) Asset Management
14 7 (3.76%) Disk Encryption
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.20%) SQL
2 27 (14.52%) PowerShell
3 16 (8.60%) VBScript
4 13 (6.99%) VB
5 11 (5.91%) Python
6 9 (4.84%) C#
6 9 (4.84%) Java
7 5 (2.69%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.69%) Ruby
8 4 (2.15%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.61%) Tcl
10 2 (1.08%) C
10 2 (1.08%) C++
10 2 (1.08%) Perl
10 2 (1.08%) PHP
10 2 (1.08%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.54%) ABAP
11 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (11.29%) Security Cleared
2 13 (6.99%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.38%) ISEB
5 8 (4.30%) DV Cleared
6 6 (3.23%) MCSA
7 4 (2.15%) AWS Certification
7 4 (2.15%) Degree
7 4 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.61%) CCNA
8 3 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.61%) MCITP
8 3 (1.61%) MCP
8 3 (1.61%) MOS
8 3 (1.61%) PMP
8 3 (1.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.08%) CCNP
9 2 (1.08%) MCSE
9 2 (1.08%) MCTS
9 2 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.45%) QA
2 9 (4.84%) SLA
3 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 66 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 28 (15.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.99%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (6.45%) XenApp
5 11 (5.91%) XenDesktop
6 6 (3.23%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.69%) Docker
8 4 (2.15%) vSphere
9 3 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.08%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.08%) LXC
10 2 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (0.54%) Firmware
11 1 (0.54%) StorNext
11 1 (0.54%) UAG
11 1 (0.54%) vCloud
11 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 76 (40.86%) SCCM
2 25 (13.44%) WSUS
3 15 (8.06%) McAfee ePO
4 13 (6.99%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 9 (4.84%) Puppet
6 7 (3.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (3.23%) Backup Exec
7 6 (3.23%) SCOM
8 5 (2.69%) Ansible
9 4 (2.15%) NetVault Backup
9 4 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.61%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.61%) Netcool
11 2 (1.08%) Fluentd
11 2 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 2 (1.08%) Graylog
11 2 (1.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (1.08%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 69 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.82%) VMware
3 31 (16.67%) Citrix
4 28 (15.05%) Intel Security
5 16 (8.60%) HP
6 12 (6.45%) Dell
7 10 (5.38%) Symantec
8 9 (4.84%) Canon
8 9 (4.84%) Mitel
8 9 (4.84%) Oracle
9 8 (4.30%) Apple
9 8 (4.30%) Cisco
10 7 (3.76%) Altiris
11 5 (2.69%) IBM
12 4 (2.15%) SAP
12 4 (2.15%) Splunk
13 3 (1.61%) EMC
13 3 (1.61%) NetApp
14 2 (1.08%) CommVault
14 2 (1.08%) Lotus
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