Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £173 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 221 229
Rank change year-on-year +31 +8 -42
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 16 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.28% 0.10% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 9
North West median daily rate £173 £226 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.76% +33.09% -28.42%
10th Percentile £145 £108 £117
90th Percentile £353 £465 £245
England median daily rate £170 £244 £190
% change year-on-year -30.33% +28.42% -3.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
North West median hourly rate £18.25 £15.73 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -50.06% +115.38%
10th Percentile £17.55 £14.27 £13.68
90th Percentile £19.75 £16.78 £154.50
England median hourly rate £17.30 £14.75 £15.25
% change year-on-year +17.29% -3.28% -

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 5417 6452 8088
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.99% 94.40% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3422 4154 4835
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £233
90th Percentile £588 £550 £570
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 233 402
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.88% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.60 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer in the North West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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 +17 7 £165 -27.07% 1
Cheshire +10 6 £250 +150.00%
Merseyside +4 1 £163 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Deployment Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Deployment Engineer 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 North West region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
4 3 (18.75%) Time Management
4 3 (18.75%) Android
4 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Release Management
5 2 (12.50%) SCCM
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (12.50%) Sophos
5 2 (12.50%) ECDL
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) WSUS
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (6.25%) Banking
6 1 (6.25%) Retail

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 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Skype
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Android
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) Time Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Release Management
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) ECDL
1 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.25%) Icinga
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
3 1 (6.25%) HP