Period
to 21 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Engineer was £133 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

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 > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 170 196
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Engineer 41 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.68% 0.49% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 13 6
South West median daily rate £133 £150 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.15% +30.43% -34.29%
10th Percentile £110 £125 £106
90th Percentile £406 £175 £296
England median daily rate £160 £175 £235
% change year-on-year -8.57% -25.53% +18.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 6
South West median hourly rate £11.79 £16.25 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.48% +6.49% +0.07%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.13 £14.13
90th Percentile £13.00 £24.58 £16.94
England median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.15
% change year-on-year -25.71% +15.51% +0.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,737 5,241 5,533
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.97% 95.33% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,526 3,270 3,569
South West median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £215
90th Percentile £575 £535 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 245 331
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +20.00% +0.92%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.77 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -3.74% +1.08% +4.11%

Deployment Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Engineer in the South West

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Engineer in the South West

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Engineer in the South West over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Engineer in the South West

Deployment Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Engineer in the South West

Deployment Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Dorset - 12 £300 -
Bristol -18 9 £114 -25.56%
Devon +12 7 £143 -4.45%
Wiltshire -8 7 £133 - 1
Gloucestershire -8 3 £133 +16.42%
Somerset -4 2 - -
Deployment Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, 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 South West region featuring Deployment Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows 10
3 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
4 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
4 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
5 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
5 10 (24.39%) Migration
6 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (17.07%) Confluence
6 7 (17.07%) JIRA
7 6 (14.63%) Time Management
7 6 (14.63%) Apple
7 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (12.20%) MCSE
8 5 (12.20%) .NET
9 4 (9.76%) Ant
9 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
9 4 (9.76%) Java
9 4 (9.76%) Maven
9 4 (9.76%) SCCM
9 4 (9.76%) Release Management
9 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (9.76%) Sitecore
9 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
9 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
9 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (9.76%) Gradle
9 4 (9.76%) Artifactory

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

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) OneDrive
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) Ant
2 4 (9.76%) Artifactory
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Gradle
2 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
2 4 (9.76%) Maven
2 4 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (9.76%) SonarQube
2 4 (9.76%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.44%) MSTest
4 1 (2.44%) NUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 16 (39.02%) Windows 10
3 10 (24.39%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) Migration
2 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (14.63%) Time Management
4 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps
4 4 (9.76%) Release Management
4 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.32%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (7.32%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.44%) Analytics
6 1 (2.44%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Java
1 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) SC Cleared
1 13 (31.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) CCNA
3 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (7.32%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
3 3 (7.32%) OCA
3 3 (7.32%) Oracle Certification
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.32%) BitLocker
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCCM
2 3 (7.32%) PowerCLI
2 3 (7.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Apple
3 4 (9.76%) MuleSoft
3 4 (9.76%) Sitecore
4 3 (7.32%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.32%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle
4 3 (7.32%) VMware