Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 238 234 264
Rank change year-on-year -4 +30 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 11 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.19% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.20% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
City of London median daily rate £400 £438 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +143.06% -21.74%
10th Percentile £319 £413 £163
90th Percentile £526 £490 £403
Central London median daily rate £338 £438 £265
% change year-on-year -22.86% +65.09% +37.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £14.60 £14.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.08% +0.55% -0.41%
10th Percentile £15.52 £11.32 £12.35
90th Percentile £20.58 £17.88 £17.11
Central London median hourly rate £18.40 £14.60 £14.52
% change year-on-year +26.03% +0.55% -0.41%

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 6694 6411 8806
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.55% 95.54% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5291 5101 6921
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £273
90th Percentile £675 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 79 126
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -4.17% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.45 £10.25
90th Percentile £29.29 £47.83 £37.88
Central London median hourly rate £18.05 £17.08 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% -5.10% +10.23%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017, Deployment Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) Citrix
6 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
6 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
6 1 (9.09%) Security Management
6 1 (9.09%) Qualys
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Security Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) BitLocker
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) AlienVault
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
2 1 (9.09%) MobileIron
2 1 (9.09%) Qualys
2 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow