The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Business Desktop Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Desktop Deployment over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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.

Microsoft Business Desktop Deployment (BDD)
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 122 129
Contract jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.081% 0.038%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.24% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £500
% change year-on-year - +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Business Desktop Deployment is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 223 161 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.49% 6.49% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 84 74
Median daily rate £475 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +19.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 27
Median hourly rate £17.89 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.20% -22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £44.00 £24.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Business Desktop Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Business Desktop Deployment as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Business Desktop Deployment in the East of England

Business Desktop Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Desktop Deployment in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business Desktop Deployment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Business Desktop Deployment.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Business Desktop Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft