Period
to 12 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £178 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 458 546 564
Rank change year-on-year +88 +18 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 157 91 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.20% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 59 50
London median daily rate £178 £225 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.11% -18.18% +7.84%
10th Percentile £125 £132 £120
90th Percentile £569 £464 £450
England median daily rate £150 £171 £250
% change year-on-year -12.41% -31.50% +29.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 7
London median hourly rate £16.73 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.08% +2.86% +31.14%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.50 £11.85
90th Percentile £32.25 £18.70 £19.42
England median hourly rate £13.00 £17.30 £14.50
% change year-on-year -24.86% +19.31% -3.33%

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 43,410 43,867 42,731
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.96% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,374 31,732 30,384
London median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 555 548
London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +5.10% +0.79%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.20 £11.50
90th Percentile £55.29 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.25
% change year-on-year -1.07% +2.47% +2.01%

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 12 November 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer in London over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 12 November 2018. 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 -6 31 £175 -48.15% 2
West London -10 6 £243 -15.65% 1
North London - 5 £133 -
South London -13 4 £242 +74.47%
East London -22 4 £178 +10.94%
Deployment Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Deployment Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 89 (56.69%) Windows
2 74 (47.13%) Windows 10
3 55 (35.03%) Migration
4 37 (23.57%) Windows 7
5 33 (21.02%) Security Cleared
6 32 (20.38%) SC Cleared
7 28 (17.83%) Microsoft
8 27 (17.20%) Office 365
9 25 (15.92%) SCCM
10 20 (12.74%) Finance
11 18 (11.46%) Active Directory
12 16 (10.19%) Banking
13 14 (8.92%) PowerShell
13 14 (8.92%) Apple
14 13 (8.28%) VMware
15 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Office
16 9 (5.73%) Git (software)
16 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
16 9 (5.73%) DevOps
17 8 (5.10%) Time Management
17 8 (5.10%) Java
17 8 (5.10%) Application Packaging
17 8 (5.10%) Problem-Solving
17 8 (5.10%) Deployment Automation
18 7 (4.46%) SQL
18 7 (4.46%) Python
18 7 (4.46%) Blackberry
18 7 (4.46%) Artifactory
18 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
19 6 (3.82%) BitLocker

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 5 (3.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 5 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (1.91%) Confluence
3 2 (1.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.27%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.64%) Apache
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 27 (17.20%) Office 365
2 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.18%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (3.18%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.18%) GitHub
4 4 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.64%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.64%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) DNS
1 5 (3.18%) VLAN
2 4 (2.55%) LAN
2 4 (2.55%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.91%) DHCP
3 3 (1.91%) SMS
3 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.91%) WPA
4 2 (1.27%) BGP
4 2 (1.27%) DWDM
4 2 (1.27%) Ethernet
4 2 (1.27%) Firewall
4 2 (1.27%) Internet
4 2 (1.27%) NetScaler
4 2 (1.27%) OSPF
4 2 (1.27%) Skype
4 2 (1.27%) VoIP
4 2 (1.27%) WAN
5 1 (0.64%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.64%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.82%) MySQL
2 5 (3.18%) InfluxDB
2 5 (3.18%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (5.73%) Git (software)
1 9 (5.73%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.46%) Artifactory
3 5 (3.18%) Bitbucket
3 5 (3.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (2.55%) JIRA
5 3 (1.91%) Maven
6 2 (1.27%) Ant
6 2 (1.27%) Gradle
6 2 (1.27%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.64%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (0.64%) JUnit
7 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.64%) Selenium
7 1 (0.64%) Subversion
7 1 (0.64%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (12.74%) Finance
2 16 (10.19%) Banking
3 5 (3.18%) Corporate Banking
3 5 (3.18%) Investment Banking
4 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.27%) Front Office
5 2 (1.27%) Law
6 1 (0.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.64%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.64%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.18%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (3.18%) Sensu
1 5 (3.18%) Spring Boot
2 3 (1.91%) .NET
3 1 (0.64%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.64%) Gherkin
3 1 (0.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.46%) Blackberry
2 6 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.18%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.55%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.91%) CMDB
5 3 (1.91%) EPoS
6 2 (1.27%) NHS
6 2 (1.27%) Replication
7 1 (0.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.64%) Handset
7 1 (0.64%) iPhone
7 1 (0.64%) PKI
7 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (56.69%) Windows
2 74 (47.13%) Windows 10
3 37 (23.57%) Windows 7
4 5 (3.18%) Linux
4 5 (3.18%) Windows XP
5 4 (2.55%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.91%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.27%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.64%) Android
8 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.64%) Unix
8 1 (0.64%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (35.03%) Migration
2 9 (5.73%) DevOps
3 8 (5.10%) Application Packaging
3 8 (5.10%) Deployment Automation
3 8 (5.10%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (5.10%) Time Management
4 5 (3.18%) Content Management
4 5 (3.18%) E-Commerce
4 5 (3.18%) Load Balancing
4 5 (3.18%) Microservices
5 4 (2.55%) Configuration Management
5 4 (2.55%) Data Migration
5 4 (2.55%) ITIL
6 3 (1.91%) ITSM
6 3 (1.91%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (1.91%) Service Delivery
6 3 (1.91%) Service Management
6 3 (1.91%) Test Automation
7 2 (1.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (1.27%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.92%) PowerShell
2 8 (5.10%) Java
3 7 (4.46%) Python
3 7 (4.46%) SQL
4 5 (3.18%) Perl
4 5 (3.18%) Ruby
5 4 (2.55%) VBScript
6 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 33 (21.02%) Security Cleared
2 32 (20.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.82%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.91%) CCNP
5 2 (1.27%) CCIE
5 2 (1.27%) CCNA
5 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.64%) Degree
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (11.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.82%) BitLocker
3 5 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.18%) vSphere
4 2 (1.27%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.27%) XenApp
4 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.64%) Docker
5 1 (0.64%) Firmware
5 1 (0.64%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.64%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 25 (15.92%) SCCM
2 6 (3.82%) Puppet
3 5 (3.18%) Kibana
3 5 (3.18%) logstash
3 5 (3.18%) Nagios
3 5 (3.18%) Pingdom
3 5 (3.18%) Terraform
3 5 (3.18%) Uchiwa
3 5 (3.18%) ZABBIX
4 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (2.55%) WSUS
5 2 (1.27%) Ansible
5 2 (1.27%) EdgeSight
5 2 (1.27%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.64%) Iperf
6 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (17.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.92%) Apple
3 13 (8.28%) VMware
4 6 (3.82%) Cisco
5 5 (3.18%) Adobe
5 5 (3.18%) Citrix
5 5 (3.18%) hybris
5 5 (3.18%) New Relic
5 5 (3.18%) PagerDuty
6 4 (2.55%) MobileIron
7 2 (1.27%) BT
7 2 (1.27%) iManage
7 2 (1.27%) Ivanti
7 2 (1.27%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.27%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.64%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.64%) IBM
8 1 (0.64%) Mercator
8 1 (0.64%) Sony
8 1 (0.64%) Sophos