Period
to 24 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £153 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

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 > North West
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 197 188
Rank change year-on-year +26 -9 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 32 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.62% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.36% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 8
North West median daily rate £153 £150 £161
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.85% -6.98% +24.04%
10th Percentile £105 £124 £139
90th Percentile £180 £475 £315
England median daily rate £150 £148 £250
% change year-on-year +1.69% -41.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
North West median hourly rate £13.00 - £9.75
10th Percentile £11.72 - £9.63
90th Percentile £19.83 - £9.88
England median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £17.39
% change year-on-year -25.71% +0.66% +14.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 4,867 5,587 5,195
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.60% 94.98% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,136 3,468 3,146
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £248 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 308 286
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -11.39% -1.25%
10th Percentile £12.24 £11.27 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.38 £50.75
England median hourly rate £19.73 £18.56 £18.70
% change year-on-year +6.30% -0.75% -4.64%

Deployment Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Engineer in the North West

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Deployment Engineer in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Engineer in the North West

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Engineer in the North West

Deployment Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. 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
Manchester +22 17 £140 -47.49% 1
Cumbria +14 9 £156 +25.58% 1
Cheshire +13 3 £180 -48.57% 1
Lancashire -1 2 £167 +25.31%
Merseyside -3 1 - - 1
Deployment Engineer
England

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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 North West region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Windows 10
3 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
5 8 (25.00%) SCCM
5 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (21.88%) Driving Licence
7 6 (18.75%) Migration
7 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
8 5 (15.63%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (12.50%) Office 365
10 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery Management
10 3 (9.38%) Time Management
10 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
10 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
11 2 (6.25%) HP
11 2 (6.25%) Apple
11 2 (6.25%) EPoS
11 2 (6.25%) DHCP
11 2 (6.25%) DNS
11 2 (6.25%) Life Science
11 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
12 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
12 1 (3.13%) Twitter
12 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
12 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
12 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
12 1 (3.13%) Back Office
12 1 (3.13%) Finance

Deployment Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DHCP
1 2 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
General
1 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.13%) Back Office
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.25%) EPoS
2 2 (6.25%) Life Science
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Windows 10
3 10 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery Management
2 3 (9.38%) Time Management
3 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
3 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.13%) MCITP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Apple
2 2 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) Dell
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter