The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. 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 128 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 8 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.16% 0.085%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £413 £450 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +122.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £280
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +13.49%
Software Deployment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2265 2032 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.66% 79.41% 72.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1390 1130 996
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 78 90
Median hourly rate £19.61 £30.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.63% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £11.26 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £37.80
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 in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 West Midlands

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Software Deployment across the West Midlands region.

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the West Midlands region.

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region 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
(Click see detailed
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
Warwickshire - 4 £430 -
Birmingham -7 1 £363 -30.95%
Coventry -12 1 £425 +36.00%
Wolverhampton - 1 £340 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) AIX
4 7 (38.89%) Solaris
4 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
4 7 (38.89%) ISEB
4 7 (38.89%) Project Management
4 7 (38.89%) Migration
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) SDLC
5 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (33.33%) SCCM
5 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 6 (33.33%) MS Project
6 4 (22.22%) Java
6 4 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (16.67%) Release Management
7 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (11.11%) JBoss Seam
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.11%) hybris

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Project
1 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.56%) Skype
1 1 (5.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Endeca
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Ant
1 2 (11.11%) Checkstyle
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) QUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Migration Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Packager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Hybris Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) CSS
1 2 (11.11%) EJB
1 2 (11.11%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) Java EE
1 2 (11.11%) JBoss Seam
1 2 (11.11%) JMS
1 2 (11.11%) JPA
1 2 (11.11%) JSTL
1 2 (11.11%) Struts
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) CMDB
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) AIX
4 7 (38.89%) Solaris
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) Android
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Migration
1 7 (38.89%) PRINCE2
1 7 (38.89%) Project Management
1 7 (38.89%) SDLC
2 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 6 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 4 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
5 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
6 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
6 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) ISEB
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MOS
3 1 (5.56%) PMP
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) hybris
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Sun
2 1 (5.56%) Avaya
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Dell
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
2 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Toshiba