Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 249 229 217
Rank change year-on-year -20 -12 +51
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 5 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.072% 0.064% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.074% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
City of London median daily rate £450 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +3.33% -5.66%
10th Percentile £323 £324 £287
90th Percentile £538 £461 £488
Central London median daily rate £525 £313 £426
% change year-on-year +68.00% -26.69% +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate £17.50 - -

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 6,028 5,436 5,783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.22% 87.58% 87.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,789 4,210 4,638
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £303
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 46 55
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.36% -3.25% -12.40%
10th Percentile £12.65 £13.19 £11.50
90th Percentile £37.74 £29.77 £49.55
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £16.96 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.50% -15.20% -9.60%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Deployment in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 June 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 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (40.00%) Data Science
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Actionable Insight
3 1 (20.00%) GDPR
3 1 (20.00%) Decision Tree
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (20.00%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (20.00%) HBase
1 1 (20.00%) Impala
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Python Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) R Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (40.00%) Data Science
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) HiveQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) BitLocker
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (20.00%) Talend