Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 21 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 103 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +87
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.25% 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Birmingham median daily rate - £363 -
West Midlands median daily rate £113 £356 £450
% change year-on-year -68.42% -20.83% +70.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.25 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.76% -2.63% -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1282 1235 1033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.99% 81.57% 75.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 798 643
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.73%
10th Percentile £231 £249 £232
90th Percentile £525 £550 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in Birmingham

Software Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Deployment in Birmingham

Software Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Deployment in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) Wyse
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 4 (100.00%) Meraki
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) SafeCom
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Software Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (100.00%) SafeCom
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Meraki
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Wyse