The first table below looks at the demand for Software Deployment skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Deployment
Rank 118 94 103
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 5 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.74% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 1.04% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 2
Average daily rate £420 £330 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £293 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £360 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £309 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-35.55% +28.57%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1804 1438 1782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 71.87% 70.73% 72.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 754 953
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 55 43
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% +37.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.43 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £30.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Software Deployment
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Deployment Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Deployment
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Software Deployment Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Software Deployment within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -9 5 £420 -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Software Deployment also 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 that cited Software Deployment.

1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) System Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Korn
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (25.00%) UNIX
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Software Deployment also 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 that cited Software Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (8.33%) MSI
2 1 (8.33%) InstallShield
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Applications Packager
2 1 (8.33%) Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (8.33%) Project Administrator
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) UNIX
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (25.00%) System Testing
1 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Perl
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Python
2 3 (25.00%) Korn
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
2 1 (8.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) AppSense