Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Deployment Engineer
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 542 548 538
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 93 71 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 51 58
London median daily rate £225 £275 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £133 £140 £125
90th Percentile £462 £447 £429
England median daily rate £170 £244 £190
% change year-on-year -30.33% +28.42% -3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 6
London median hourly rate £18.10 £16.75 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.06% +25.52% -6.35%
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.08 £11.17
90th Percentile £18.72 £19.24 £16.51
England median hourly rate £17.30 £14.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year +17.29% -3.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 44677 42926 44295
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 94.98% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 32353 30510 31225
London median daily rate £498 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.57% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £268
90th Percentile £663 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 549 563 683
London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +1.21% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.77
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Deployment Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Deployment Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -2 15 £329 -24.86%
East London 0 8 £160 -50.77% 1
West London -2 3 £288 +187.50%
South London -31 3 £139 -49.64%
Deployment Engineer
England

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows 10
3 34 (36.56%) Migration
4 30 (32.26%) Office 365
5 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
6 22 (23.66%) SC Cleared
6 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
7 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
9 16 (17.20%) SCCM
10 15 (16.13%) Finance
11 10 (10.75%) VMware
11 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (9.68%) Cisco
13 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Excel
13 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (7.53%) BitLocker
14 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
14 7 (7.53%) Application Packaging
15 6 (6.45%) Google
15 6 (6.45%) VLAN
15 6 (6.45%) DHCP
15 6 (6.45%) AirWatch
15 6 (6.45%) G Suite
15 6 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
16 5 (5.38%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (5.38%) AlienVault
16 5 (5.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
16 5 (5.38%) GDPR

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (1.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.26%) Office 365
2 10 (10.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.45%) G Suite
4 5 (5.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
2 6 (6.45%) DHCP
2 6 (6.45%) VLAN
3 5 (5.38%) DNS
4 4 (4.30%) VPN
4 4 (4.30%) WAN
4 4 (4.30%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (4.30%) WLAN
5 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.15%) BGP
6 2 (2.15%) Internet
6 2 (2.15%) LAN
6 2 (2.15%) MPLS
6 2 (2.15%) OSPF
6 2 (2.15%) VoIP
6 2 (2.15%) Wireless
7 1 (1.08%) ADSL
7 1 (1.08%) L2TP
7 1 (1.08%) Skype
7 1 (1.08%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.08%) MSI
1 1 (1.08%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.15%) Advertising
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) Law
3 1 (1.08%) Billing
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.08%) Node.js
1 1 (1.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.08%) Handset
3 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.74%) Windows
2 41 (44.09%) Windows 10
3 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.15%) Linux
4 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.08%) Unix
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) Migration
2 7 (7.53%) Application Packaging
3 6 (6.45%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (5.38%) Identity Management
4 5 (5.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (5.38%) Security Management
5 2 (2.15%) Change Management
5 2 (2.15%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.15%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (2.15%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (2.15%) DevOps
5 2 (2.15%) ITSM
5 2 (2.15%) Project Management
5 2 (2.15%) Quality Management
5 2 (2.15%) Service Management
5 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.15%) Supplier Management
5 2 (2.15%) Time Management
6 1 (1.08%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 22 (23.66%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (2.15%) Degree
6 1 (1.08%) CCNA
6 1 (1.08%) CCNP
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.08%) MCSE
6 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) GDPR
2 2 (2.15%) PMO
3 1 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (23.66%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.53%) BitLocker
3 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.15%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) SCCM
2 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (6.45%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.08%) Ansible
4 1 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.75%) VMware
3 9 (9.68%) Cisco
4 6 (6.45%) Google
5 5 (5.38%) AlienVault
5 5 (5.38%) Qualys
6 4 (4.30%) Apple
7 3 (3.23%) Citrix
7 3 (3.23%) Symantec
8 2 (2.15%) Arista
8 2 (2.15%) Aruba
8 2 (2.15%) F5
8 2 (2.15%) Juniper
8 2 (2.15%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.15%) Palo Alto
8 2 (2.15%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.08%) Becrypt
9 1 (1.08%) Capita
9 1 (1.08%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.08%) iManage