The median contractor rate for a Deployment Specialist was £362 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Deployment Specialist
UK / England
Rank 569 605 586
Rank change year-on-year +36 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Specialist 8 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.014% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.015% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £362 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.94% +21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £323 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £493 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £362 £300 £343
% change year-on-year +20.50% -12.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 39124 46334 45141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.84% 95.21% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25435 30385 27741
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +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 1355 1447 1806
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £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 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Deployment Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Specialist in England

Deployment Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Specialist in England

Deployment Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Specialist in England over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Specialist in England

Deployment Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Specialist in England

Deployment Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 23 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
South East - 6 £362 -
London +13 2 £375 -21.05%
Deployment Specialist
UK

Deployment Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Deployment Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (36.36%) SQL
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 5 (22.73%) HP
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) BladeLogic
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
4 5 (22.73%) WSUS
4 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) DevOps
4 5 (22.73%) Patch Management
4 5 (22.73%) Security Patching
5 4 (18.18%) CA Service Virtualization
5 4 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
5 4 (18.18%) iPad
5 4 (18.18%) Splunk
5 4 (18.18%) Syncsort
5 4 (18.18%) Test Automation

Deployment Specialist 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 4 (18.18%) CICS
2 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) 3G
1 3 (13.64%) 4G
1 3 (13.64%) DWDM
1 3 (13.64%) LTE
2 1 (4.55%) NAS
2 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) WCF
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) iPad
1 4 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) ASTM
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Vista
5 4 (18.18%) zOS
6 2 (9.09%) Debian
6 2 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.09%) Unix
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) DevOps
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
1 5 (22.73%) Patch Management
1 5 (22.73%) Security Patching
2 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 4 (18.18%) Functional Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.64%) Service Management
3 3 (13.64%) Software Deployment
3 3 (13.64%) Time Management
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (9.09%) Microservices
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.55%) Server Building
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) VBScript
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) HL7
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) SCCM
2 5 (22.73%) BladeLogic
2 5 (22.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 5 (22.73%) WSUS
3 4 (18.18%) CA Endevor
3 4 (18.18%) CA Service Virtualization
3 4 (18.18%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) IBM
3 4 (18.18%) CA
3 4 (18.18%) Splunk
3 4 (18.18%) Syncsort
4 3 (13.64%) Remedy
5 1 (4.55%) Citrix
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) LANDesk
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
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