Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Specialist was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 January 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 Specialist
England > London
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 615 585 591
Rank change year-on-year -30 +6 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Specialist 9 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.010% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.010% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
London median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +14.46%
10th Percentile £413 £394 £346
90th Percentile £900 £446 £526
England median daily rate £346 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -13.44% -5.88% +30.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

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 43,757 39,131 41,997
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.74% 94.99% 95.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,845 27,883 29,639
London median daily rate £500 £468 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.89% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £670 £645 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 573 554 653
London median hourly rate £19.64 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.20% +7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £51.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.25 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year -0.75% -0.61% +12.12%

Deployment Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Specialist in London

Deployment Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Specialist in London

Deployment Specialist
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Specialist in London over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Specialist in London

Deployment Specialist
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Specialist in London

Deployment Specialist
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 Specialist within the London region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
West London - 2 £425 -
Deployment Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 London region featuring Deployment Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) SCCM
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Murex
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager

Deployment Specialist 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) BGP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (11.11%) DHCP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) DWDM
1 1 (11.11%) Extranet
1 1 (11.11%) HSRP
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
1 1 (11.11%) Multicast
1 1 (11.11%) OSPF
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
1 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 2 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Czech Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Polish Language
2 1 (11.11%) Publishing
2 1 (11.11%) Slovak Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) CSS
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCDP
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) MCDST
2 1 (11.11%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) BitLocker
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (11.11%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Citrix
1 2 (22.22%) Murex
2 1 (11.11%) Apple
2 1 (11.11%) Arista
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) MobileIron
2 1 (11.11%) QAD
2 1 (11.11%) VMware