The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Deployment Engineer
UK / England
Rank 503 523 484
Rank change year-on-year +20 -39  
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 80 94 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.20% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 51 63
Median daily rate £250 £153 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +63.39% -20.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £110 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £420 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £153 £150
% change year-on-year -8.49% +2.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 23 17
Median hourly rate £17.39 £15.25 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.00% -3.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £34.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.39 £15.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year +14.00% -1.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39640 46520 45346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.21% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25778 30491 27853
Median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1372 1455 1828
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +3.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Deployment Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Deployment Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Engineer in England

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Engineer in England

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Engineer in England

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Deployment Engineer in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Engineer in England

Deployment Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +31 28 £280 +60.00% 2
South East +30 18 £308 +112.06% 2
South West -6 12 £133 -51.81% 1
East Midlands -6 7 £250 +92.50%
West Midlands -1 5 £130 -1.88%
East of England -5 5 £319 +6.25%
North West +27 3 £150 +15.38%
Yorkshire +11 1 - - 1
North East -14 1 - -
Deployment Engineer
UK

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 97 (51.87%) Windows
2 47 (25.13%) Migration
2 47 (25.13%) Windows 7
3 37 (19.79%) SCCM
4 34 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 33 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 33 (17.65%) Security Cleared
6 27 (14.44%) SC Cleared
7 26 (13.90%) Windows 10
8 19 (10.16%) PowerShell
9 18 (9.63%) Data Migration
9 18 (9.63%) LAN
10 17 (9.09%) Office 365
11 15 (8.02%) ITIL
11 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
11 15 (8.02%) MS Office
12 14 (7.49%) TCP/IP
13 13 (6.95%) Cisco
13 13 (6.95%) Wireless
13 13 (6.95%) Windows Server
14 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (6.42%) Linux
15 11 (5.88%) SQL
15 11 (5.88%) VBScript
15 11 (5.88%) HP
15 11 (5.88%) DHCP
15 11 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (5.88%) Software Deployment
16 10 (5.35%) Mathematics
16 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.28%) IIS
2 7 (3.74%) Skype for Business
3 4 (2.14%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.53%) Confluence
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.53%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (8.02%) MS Office
2 7 (3.74%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.09%) Office 365
2 10 (5.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.28%) IaaS
3 8 (4.28%) PaaS
4 5 (2.67%) G Suite
5 4 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.60%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.53%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.53%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (9.63%) LAN
2 14 (7.49%) TCP/IP
3 13 (6.95%) Wireless
4 11 (5.88%) DHCP
5 9 (4.81%) DNS
6 8 (4.28%) Firewall
6 8 (4.28%) Remote Desktop
6 8 (4.28%) Skype
7 7 (3.74%) VPN
8 6 (3.21%) WAN
9 5 (2.67%) BGP
9 5 (2.67%) MPLS
9 5 (2.67%) OSPF
10 4 (2.14%) 3G
10 4 (2.14%) 4G
10 4 (2.14%) Bluetooth
10 4 (2.14%) IPv6
11 3 (1.60%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (1.60%) LTE
11 3 (1.60%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (2.67%) JIRA
2 3 (1.60%) Artifactory
3 2 (1.07%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.07%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.53%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.53%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.53%) Hudson
4 1 (0.53%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.53%) Maven
4 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.53%) WiX
General
1 7 (3.74%) Finance
2 5 (2.67%) Retail
3 4 (2.14%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.07%) Marketing
5 1 (0.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) French Language
5 1 (0.53%) German Language
5 1 (0.53%) Legal
5 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.28%) .NET
2 2 (1.07%) HTML
3 1 (0.53%) J2EE
3 1 (0.53%) JRockit
3 1 (0.53%) JSON
3 1 (0.53%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.53%) Web Services
3 1 (0.53%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (3.21%) EPoS
3 5 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (2.14%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.60%) iPad
5 3 (1.60%) Social Network
6 2 (1.07%) Clustering
6 2 (1.07%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.07%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.07%) Social Media
6 2 (1.07%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.53%) BYOD
7 1 (0.53%) Digital Signage
7 1 (0.53%) Handset
7 1 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.53%) NHS
7 1 (0.53%) Replication
7 1 (0.53%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 97 (51.87%) Windows
2 47 (25.13%) Windows 7
3 26 (13.90%) Windows 10
4 13 (6.95%) Windows Server
5 12 (6.42%) Linux
5 12 (6.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.81%) Windows 8
7 7 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (3.21%) Android
8 6 (3.21%) Windows XP
9 5 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (2.14%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.60%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.07%) Unix
13 1 (0.53%) CentOS
13 1 (0.53%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (25.13%) Migration
2 18 (9.63%) Data Migration
3 15 (8.02%) ITIL
4 11 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (5.88%) Software Deployment
5 10 (5.35%) Mathematics
6 9 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (4.81%) Asset Management
7 8 (4.28%) Application Packaging
7 8 (4.28%) TDD
8 7 (3.74%) ITSM
8 7 (3.74%) Service Management
9 6 (3.21%) Time Management
10 5 (2.67%) Configuration Management
10 5 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (2.67%) Release Management
11 4 (2.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.14%) DevOps
11 4 (2.14%) Project Management
11 4 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.16%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.88%) SQL
2 11 (5.88%) VBScript
3 10 (5.35%) C
4 8 (4.28%) C#
5 5 (2.67%) VB
6 2 (1.07%) Java
6 2 (1.07%) Korn
6 2 (1.07%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 27 (14.44%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.81%) A+ Certification
4 7 (3.74%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.60%) CCNA
6 3 (1.60%) Degree
6 3 (1.60%) JNCIA
6 3 (1.60%) RHCT
7 2 (1.07%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.07%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.53%) CCNP
8 1 (0.53%) CCSA
8 1 (0.53%) CCSE
8 1 (0.53%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.53%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.07%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.07%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 34 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.28%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.14%) BitLocker
4 3 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.60%) vSphere
5 2 (1.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (1.07%) Docker
5 2 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.53%) Firmware
6 1 (0.53%) vCloud
6 1 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (19.79%) SCCM
2 8 (4.28%) AirWatch
3 6 (3.21%) WSUS
4 5 (2.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (1.60%) SCOM
6 2 (1.07%) Ansible
6 2 (1.07%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.07%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.07%) Puppet
7 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 33 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.95%) Cisco
3 11 (5.88%) HP
4 10 (5.35%) Dell
4 10 (5.35%) VMware
5 7 (3.74%) LANDesk
6 6 (3.21%) Citrix
6 6 (3.21%) Google
6 6 (3.21%) Sun
7 5 (2.67%) Juniper
7 5 (2.67%) Oracle
8 4 (2.14%) Apple
8 4 (2.14%) Intel Security
8 4 (2.14%) Lotus
8 4 (2.14%) Remedy
9 3 (1.60%) Polycom
10 2 (1.07%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.07%) F5
10 2 (1.07%) Infoblox
10 2 (1.07%) Sophos
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