The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £280 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Deployment Engineer
England / London
Rank 378 413 365
Rank change year-on-year +35 -48  
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 28 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.12% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.13% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 36
Median daily rate £280 £263 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £131 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £443 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £140 £153 £150
% change year-on-year -8.49% +2.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 3
Median hourly rate £17.50 £34.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.54% +103.34%  
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18466 21022 19969
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.85% 95.00% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 13132 15064 13780
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 284 366
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.29% -11.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Deployment Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Engineer in London

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Engineer in London

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Engineer in London

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Engineer in London

Deployment Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 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
City of London +3 5 £325 -26.13% 1
Deployment Engineer
England

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 18 (29.03%) Migration
3 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
4 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (14.52%) Software Deployment
7 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
7 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
7 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
8 8 (12.90%) SCCM
8 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.90%) TDD
8 8 (12.90%) Asset Management
8 8 (12.90%) LAN
8 8 (12.90%) Linux
8 8 (12.90%) C#
8 8 (12.90%) .NET
8 8 (12.90%) IaaS
8 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
8 8 (12.90%) PaaS
9 7 (11.29%) Office 365
9 7 (11.29%) VMware
10 6 (9.68%) Google
10 6 (9.68%) ITIL
10 6 (9.68%) Cisco
10 6 (9.68%) SQL
10 6 (9.68%) Firewall
11 5 (8.06%) Wireless
11 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 1 (1.61%) Confluence
1 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
1 1 (1.61%) JBoss
1 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (12.90%) IaaS
2 8 (12.90%) PaaS
3 7 (11.29%) Office 365
4 5 (8.06%) G Suite
5 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (3.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) LAN
2 6 (9.68%) Firewall
3 5 (8.06%) TCP/IP
3 5 (8.06%) VPN
3 5 (8.06%) Wireless
4 4 (6.45%) IPv6
4 4 (6.45%) WAN
5 3 (4.84%) BGP
5 3 (4.84%) MPLS
5 3 (4.84%) OSPF
5 3 (4.84%) VLAN
5 3 (4.84%) VRRP
6 2 (3.23%) DHCP
6 2 (3.23%) LDAP
6 2 (3.23%) PSTN
6 2 (3.23%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.61%) IPv4
7 1 (1.61%) NAS
7 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.23%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.23%) ClearQuest
3 1 (1.61%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.61%) Hudson
3 1 (1.61%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.61%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.61%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.61%) WiX
General
1 3 (4.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.61%) French Language
2 1 (1.61%) German Language
2 1 (1.61%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Retail
2 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) JSON
3 1 (1.61%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.84%) Social Network
3 2 (3.23%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) iPad
3 2 (3.23%) Social Media
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) BYOD
4 1 (1.61%) Digital Signage
4 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.61%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 30 (48.39%) Windows
2 9 (14.52%) Windows 10
3 8 (12.90%) Linux
3 8 (12.90%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server
6 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.84%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.23%) Unix
8 1 (1.61%) CentOS
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.03%) Migration
2 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (14.52%) Software Deployment
4 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.90%) Asset Management
4 8 (12.90%) TDD
5 6 (9.68%) ITIL
6 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.45%) DevOps
6 4 (6.45%) ITSM
6 4 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (6.45%) Service Management
7 3 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.84%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 3 (4.84%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.84%) Logistics
7 3 (4.84%) Open Source
7 3 (4.84%) Project Management
7 3 (4.84%) Time Management
8 2 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
2 8 (12.90%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Korn
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
5 1 (1.61%) C
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.45%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) CCNA
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.84%) JNCIA
4 3 (4.84%) RHCT
5 2 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) vSphere
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (3.23%) Docker
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.61%) vCloud
4 1 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) AirWatch
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
3 2 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.61%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
4 1 (1.61%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) VMware
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco
2 6 (9.68%) Google
3 4 (6.45%) Citrix
3 4 (6.45%) Juniper
3 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.84%) Apple
4 3 (4.84%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) Infoblox
5 2 (3.23%) LANDesk
5 2 (3.23%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle
5 2 (3.23%) Polycom
5 2 (3.23%) Remedy
5 2 (3.23%) Toshiba
6 1 (1.61%) Acronis
6 1 (1.61%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (1.61%) Becrypt
6 1 (1.61%) F5
6 1 (1.61%) Meraki
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £175 to £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago