Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 20 September 2018 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 256 237 233
Rank change year-on-year -19 -4 +38
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 8 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.11% 0.059% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.066% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
City of London median daily rate £525 £325 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +61.54% +10.17% -15.71%
10th Percentile £438 £191 £255
90th Percentile £538 £441 £451
Central London median daily rate £525 £313 £350
% change year-on-year +68.00% -10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,044 6,037 5,991
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.48% 88.96% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,818 4,715 4,836
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £681 £675 £656
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 57 50
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.05 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £31.50 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -5.75% -

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Software Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in the City of London

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment in the City of London.

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

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (50.00%) Data Science
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Apache
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Talend
4 3 (37.50%) Kafka
4 3 (37.50%) R
4 3 (37.50%) HBase
4 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra

Software Deployment
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 4 (50.00%) Apache
1 4 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP MM
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (12.50%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 3 (37.50%) Hadoop
3 3 (37.50%) HBase
3 3 (37.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) DB2
5 1 (12.50%) Impala
5 1 (12.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (12.50%) Pentaho
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Power BI
5 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA
5 1 (12.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (25.00%) WinDbg
4 1 (12.50%) LSMW
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Data Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Apache Spark Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Python Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) R Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Kafka
2 1 (12.50%) LAMP
2 1 (12.50%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) SAPUI5
2 1 (12.50%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) Data Science
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (25.00%) Kanban
3 2 (25.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
4 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) R
3 2 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) HiveQL
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
1 1 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Perfmon
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Jamf Pro
2 1 (12.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Talend
3 2 (25.00%) Bloomberg
3 2 (25.00%) Reuters
4 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
4 1 (12.50%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) Splunk
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) VMware