Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Software Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Software Deployment over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Software Deployment
England > London
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 579 558 545
Rank change year-on-year -21 -13 -3
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 51 40 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.11% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.11% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 23 58
London median daily rate £525 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% -3.41% +17.33%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £181
90th Percentile £600 £548 £538
England median daily rate £400 £315 £400
% change year-on-year +26.98% -21.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% - -
England median hourly rate £17.50 £14.22 £17.50
% change year-on-year +23.11% -18.77% -18.32%

Software Deployment is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,353 36,357 39,292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.34% 86.99% 86.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,275 25,994 28,449
London median daily rate £500 £485 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +4.86% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 542 388 359
London median hourly rate £24.50 £24.12 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.60% +13.00% +8.24%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £49.29
England median hourly rate £22.46 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.16% +4.17% +11.63%

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Software Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in London

Software Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Deployment in London

Software Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Deployment in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Software Deployment in London

Software Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Software Deployment in London

Software Deployment
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Software Deployment in London over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Software Deployment in London

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment within the London region over the 6 months to 18 July 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 -39 13 £525 +68.00% 5
East London -18 4 £563 +80.00%
West London -29 2 - - 1
South London -40 2 £650 - 1
Software Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 30 (58.82%) Windows
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
4 17 (33.33%) Linux
4 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 16 (31.37%) Finance
6 14 (27.45%) Python
6 14 (27.45%) SCCM
6 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (27.45%) Office 365
7 13 (25.49%) Citrix
8 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (23.53%) DevOps
9 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (19.61%) SQL
10 10 (19.61%) VMware
11 9 (17.65%) VBScript
11 9 (17.65%) ITIL
11 9 (17.65%) Docker
11 9 (17.65%) PKI
11 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
12 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
12 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
12 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
12 8 (15.69%) PaaS
12 8 (15.69%) Firewall
13 7 (13.73%) PostgreSQL

Software Deployment
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 7 (13.73%) Apache
1 7 (13.73%) Apache Spark
2 6 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Pig
3 4 (7.84%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (7.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
2 12 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (15.69%) PaaS
4 5 (9.80%) SaaS
5 4 (7.84%) IaaS
6 3 (5.88%) Heroku
6 3 (5.88%) OpenShift
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.96%) Datadog
8 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Firewall
2 6 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (9.80%) DNS
4 4 (7.84%) Internet
5 3 (5.88%) SAN
6 2 (3.92%) FTP
6 2 (3.92%) NAS
6 2 (3.92%) SSH
6 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.96%) DHCP
7 1 (1.96%) Network Security
7 1 (1.96%) Skype
7 1 (1.96%) VoIP
7 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) Big Data
1 7 (13.73%) Hadoop
1 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
1 7 (13.73%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) Apache Hive
2 6 (11.76%) HBase
2 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 6 (11.76%) MySQL
3 4 (7.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.92%) DB2
4 2 (3.92%) Impala
4 2 (3.92%) OLAP
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (3.92%) Pentaho
4 2 (3.92%) Power BI
4 2 (3.92%) Star Schema
5 1 (1.96%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.96%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.84%) Subversion
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (5.88%) WinDbg
4 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.96%) Hudson
4 1 (1.96%) Maven
4 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (31.37%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Banking
2 5 (9.80%) Publishing
3 4 (7.84%) Marketing
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.92%) Advertising
5 2 (3.92%) Retail
6 1 (1.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Desktop Support
3 7 (13.73%) Administrator
4 6 (11.76%) Data Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Consultant
5 5 (9.80%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Python Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) SCCM Administrator
6 4 (7.84%) Data Analytics Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) IT Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Desktop Administrator
7 3 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Kafka
2 4 (7.84%) CNTK
2 4 (7.84%) MXNet
2 4 (7.84%) Software Packaging
2 4 (7.84%) TensorFlow
2 4 (7.84%) Theano
2 4 (7.84%) Velocity
3 2 (3.92%) LAMP
3 2 (3.92%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.96%) Django
4 1 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.96%) Flask
4 1 (1.96%) JSON
4 1 (1.96%) OAuth
4 1 (1.96%) OAuth2
4 1 (1.96%) RESTful
4 1 (1.96%) Spring
4 1 (1.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (1.96%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) PKI
2 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.92%) Celerra
4 2 (3.92%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.96%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (58.82%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
3 17 (33.33%) Linux
3 17 (33.33%) Windows 10
4 6 (11.76%) Mac OS X
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Unix
6 2 (3.92%) CentOS
6 2 (3.92%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.96%) Debian
7 1 (1.96%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (23.53%) DevOps
3 9 (17.65%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Analytics
4 7 (13.73%) Data Science
4 7 (13.73%) Information Security
5 6 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 6 (11.76%) Data Security
5 6 (11.76%) Scrum
6 5 (9.80%) Data Transformation
7 4 (7.84%) Change Management
7 4 (7.84%) Data Architecture
7 4 (7.84%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.84%) Data Management
7 4 (7.84%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (7.84%) Investment Management
7 4 (7.84%) Machine Learning
7 4 (7.84%) MapReduce
7 4 (7.84%) Open Source
7 4 (7.84%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) Python
2 10 (19.61%) SQL
3 9 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 9 (17.65%) VBScript
4 7 (13.73%) C
4 7 (13.73%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) Scala
6 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
7 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
8 3 (5.88%) Perl
9 2 (3.92%) Bourne shell
9 2 (3.92%) HiveQL
9 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.92%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.96%) C#
10 1 (1.96%) C++
10 1 (1.96%) PHP
10 1 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.76%) Degree
3 5 (9.80%) MCSA
4 4 (7.84%) CEH
4 4 (7.84%) CISA
4 4 (7.84%) CISM
4 4 (7.84%) CISSP
4 4 (7.84%) Master's Degree
5 3 (5.88%) MCP
5 3 (5.88%) MCSE
6 2 (3.92%) ISEB
6 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
6 2 (3.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.96%) EMCISA
7 1 (1.96%) EMCSA
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) VCP5
7 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) GDPR
2 3 (5.88%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.65%) Docker
2 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
4 7 (13.73%) BitLocker
4 7 (13.73%) vSphere
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Workstation
6 4 (7.84%) Apache Flume
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.92%) NFS
7 2 (3.92%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.92%) XenApp
8 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (27.45%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 3 (5.88%) Perfmon
2 3 (5.88%) Puppet
3 2 (3.92%) Ansible
3 2 (3.92%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.92%) Kibana
3 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (3.92%) WSUS
4 1 (1.96%) Salt
4 1 (1.96%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.96%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.49%) Citrix
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle
4 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 6 (11.76%) Talend
5 5 (9.80%) Adobe
6 4 (7.84%) Alteryx
6 4 (7.84%) Apple
7 3 (5.88%) Bloomberg
7 3 (5.88%) Cisco
7 3 (5.88%) HP
7 3 (5.88%) Reuters
7 3 (5.88%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.92%) Cloudera
8 2 (3.92%) EMC
8 2 (3.92%) IBM
8 2 (3.92%) Splunk
8 2 (3.92%) Sun
8 2 (3.92%) Tableau