Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 585 557 567
Rank change year-on-year -28 +10 -34
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 44 59 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.096% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 40
London median daily rate £469 £340 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.87% -1.09% -14.60%
10th Percentile £153 £202 £221
90th Percentile £588 £575 £589
England median daily rate £325 £325 £365
% change year-on-year - -10.96% -9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
London median hourly rate £47.83 £17.00 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.35% +4.36% -9.40%
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.29
% change year-on-year - +7.43% -14.26%

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 40,034 39,666 38,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.52% 88.03% 87.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,906 28,709 27,978
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £640
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 466 366 407
London median hourly rate £21.13 £22.81 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.39% +6.09% +7.50%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.12 £11.39
90th Percentile £53.13 £50.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.52%

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 20 October 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
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 20 October 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 -9 11 £296 -1.25% 5
East London -15 3 £575 +84.00% 1
West London -6 1 - - 1
Software Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
4 12 (27.27%) Linux
5 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (25.00%) Office 365
6 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (22.73%) Apache Spark
6 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
7 9 (20.45%) Big Data
7 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (20.45%) Python
7 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
8 8 (18.18%) ITIL
8 8 (18.18%) SQL
8 8 (18.18%) Oracle
8 8 (18.18%) Docker
8 8 (18.18%) SDLC
8 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
8 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
8 8 (18.18%) SCCM
8 8 (18.18%) Data Science
9 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (15.91%) Marketing
9 7 (15.91%) Degree
9 7 (15.91%) MapReduce
9 7 (15.91%) HBase
9 7 (15.91%) Machine Learning

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 10 (22.73%) Apache Spark
2 7 (15.91%) Apache
3 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Pig
4 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.55%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (2.27%) Confluence
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP MM
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (9.09%) SAP R/3
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (25.00%) Office 365
2 10 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) PaaS
3 2 (4.55%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) GitHub
4 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) Mimecast
4 1 (2.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) FTP
3 2 (4.55%) NAS
3 2 (4.55%) Skype
3 2 (4.55%) SSH
3 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (2.27%) BGP
4 1 (2.27%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) OSPF
4 1 (2.27%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) Big Data
2 8 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 7 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (15.91%) HBase
3 7 (15.91%) MongoDB
4 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
5 4 (9.09%) SAP HANA
6 3 (6.82%) Apache Hive
7 1 (2.27%) Hazelcast
7 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio
3 7 (15.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (9.09%) LSMW
4 4 (9.09%) Subversion
4 4 (9.09%) WinDbg
5 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) Maven
5 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (47.73%) Finance
2 7 (15.91%) Marketing
3 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.36%) Retail
4 4 (9.09%) Dutch Language
5 2 (4.55%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Desktop Support
2 7 (15.91%) Data Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Senior Data Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Machine Learning Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Specialist
7 2 (4.55%) IT Support
7 2 (4.55%) SAP Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Kafka
2 4 (9.09%) SAPUI5
3 3 (6.82%) Caffe
3 3 (6.82%) CNTK
3 3 (6.82%) MXNet
3 3 (6.82%) TensorFlow
3 3 (6.82%) Theano
4 1 (2.27%) .NET
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (2.27%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.27%) Gherkin
4 1 (2.27%) RESTful
4 1 (2.27%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.27%) Swagger
4 1 (2.27%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (2.27%) Velocity
4 1 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (2.27%) WPF
4 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Algorithms
1 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Celerra
3 2 (4.55%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.55%) RIA
3 2 (4.55%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.27%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
4 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Linux
3 5 (11.36%) Unix
3 5 (11.36%) Windows 7
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.55%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (18.18%) Data Science
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) SDLC
3 7 (15.91%) Machine Learning
3 7 (15.91%) MapReduce
4 5 (11.36%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (11.36%) Kanban
4 5 (11.36%) Open Source
4 5 (11.36%) Project Management
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) Analytics
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.09%) Data Conversion
5 4 (9.09%) Document Management
5 4 (9.09%) ERP
5 4 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
5 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) Python
2 8 (18.18%) SQL
3 7 (15.91%) Java
4 6 (13.64%) C#
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
5 5 (11.36%) R
6 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 4 (9.09%) VBScript
7 3 (6.82%) C
7 3 (6.82%) Perl
8 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.55%) Bourne shell
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby
9 1 (2.27%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CEH
3 1 (2.27%) CISA
3 1 (2.27%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) EMCISA
3 1 (2.27%) EMCSA
3 1 (2.27%) Master's Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) VCP5
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Docker
3 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.82%) Apache Flume
5 2 (4.55%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.55%) NFS
5 2 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
5 2 (4.55%) XenApp
5 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) Perfmon
3 3 (6.82%) Puppet
4 2 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 2 (4.55%) WSUS
5 1 (2.27%) Ansible
5 1 (2.27%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 7 (15.91%) Talend
4 5 (11.36%) Bloomberg
4 5 (11.36%) Reuters
5 4 (9.09%) Adobe
5 4 (9.09%) Citrix
5 4 (9.09%) SAP
5 4 (9.09%) VMware
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco
6 3 (6.82%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Apple
7 2 (4.55%) EMC
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.55%) Sun
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas
8 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Twitter