The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 - 68
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Software Deployment 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% - 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £369 £388
% change year-on-year -18.64% -4.83%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £18.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -33.33% -11.11%  

Software Deployment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 464 702 649
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.73% 80.05% 77.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 420 320
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £500 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 36
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.81 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.21% -8.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £33.58 £41.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Software Deployment as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in Reading

Software Deployment
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Deployment in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Software Deployment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Software Deployment.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) Meridio
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) Varonis
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Software Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Information Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SOC Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Blue Coat
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Meridio
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (50.00%) Varonis