Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Software Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Deployment over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Deployment
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 153 165
Rank change year-on-year -1 +12 -5
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 5 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.12% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.43% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £440 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% +14.29%
South East median daily rate £270 £355 £403
% change year-on-year -23.94% -11.80% +28.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -44.44% -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -39.02% +46.43%

Software Deployment is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3439 3508 3941
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.65% 81.20% 78.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1780 1894 2179
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 133 173
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +81.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.30 £13.75
90th Percentile £39.05 £45.00 £44.75
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -11.54% - +48.57%

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Software Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in Berkshire

Software Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Deployment in Berkshire

Software Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Deployment in Berkshire

Software Deployment
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -4 4 - -
Reading +7 1 £400 -10.11%
Software Deployment
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) SMS
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Software Distribution
2 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (20.00%) Varonis
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (20.00%) SIEM
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Lumension
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall

Software Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SMS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SSL
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Information Systems Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Release Management
1 4 (80.00%) Software Delivery
1 4 (80.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) CyberArk
3 1 (20.00%) Lumension
3 1 (20.00%) Meridio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (20.00%) Varonis