Period
to 23 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £238 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Deployment Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 228 232 246
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 +33
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 24 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 5
City of London median daily rate £238 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +5.56% +150.00%
10th Percentile £133 £344 £333
90th Percentile £523 £543 £483
Central London median daily rate £385 £260 £350
% change year-on-year +48.08% -25.71% +84.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
City of London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.40 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +75.24% -35.02%
Central London median hourly rate £16.00 £18.10 £10.50
% change year-on-year -11.60% +72.38% -35.02%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6,525 6,416 6,463
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.98% 95.24% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,154 4,987 5,169
City of London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £498 £463
% change year-on-year +0.50% +7.57% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 88 72
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.05 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.60% -1.10% +1.39%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.28
90th Percentile £25.50 £30.23 £48.62
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.40 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.66% +5.11% -2.78%

Deployment Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Deployment Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Engineer in the City of London

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Deployment Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Engineer in the City of London

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Engineer in the City of London

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Engineer in the City of London

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, Deployment Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Migration
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
4 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 4 (16.67%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (12.50%) Office 365
6 3 (12.50%) CCNP
6 3 (12.50%) CCNA
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Firewall
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.33%) SCCM
7 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
7 2 (8.33%) WSUS
7 2 (8.33%) CCIE
7 2 (8.33%) Banking
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) VBScript
7 2 (8.33%) Apple
7 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) WPA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) Extranet
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) Multicast
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) VPN
3 1 (4.17%) WLAN
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Front Office
3 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) REST
1 1 (4.17%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Eurex
2 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (8.33%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (4.17%) Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Break/Fix
3 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.17%) DevOps
3 1 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.17%) Low Latency
3 1 (4.17%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (4.17%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.17%) Task Automation
3 1 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CISM
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) BitLocker
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
1 2 (8.33%) WSUS
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) Arista
4 1 (4.17%) CA
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) CyberArk
4 1 (4.17%) F5
4 1 (4.17%) ForgeRock
4 1 (4.17%) Guidewire
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Juniper
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
4 1 (4.17%) Reuters
4 1 (4.17%) Splunk