The median contractor rate for a Deployment Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 June 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 Manager
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 167 200
Rank change year-on-year +8 +33  
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Manager 6 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.18% 0.059% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.061% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £475 £475 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £475 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £410
% change year-on-year -12.50% -2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £17.50

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

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3148 3259 5509
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.51% 95.74% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2639 4250
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 99
Median hourly rate £17.77 £20.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +1.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £43.57 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Deployment Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Deployment Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Manager in the City of London

Deployment Manager
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 Manager in the City of London.

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

Deployment Manager
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 Manager in the City of London.

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

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Deployment Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) Practice Management
7 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software
7 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 1 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (9.09%) ERP
7 1 (9.09%) PMP
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
7 1 (9.09%) Marketing

Deployment Manager 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 6 (54.55%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) Information Assurance
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Document Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) PMP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) iManage
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software