Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 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 Analyst
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 855 866 841
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Analyst 34 20 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.019% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.020% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 5 38
UK median daily rate £350 £200 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -49.37% +58.00%
10th Percentile £127 £152 £188
90th Percentile £438 £279 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £200 £400
% change year-on-year +62.50% -50.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -26.32% -
10th Percentile £19.00 £16.25 £17.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £20.10 £37.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96790 100139 109026
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.77% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63814 65329 69364
UK median daily rate £448 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +1.98% +4.60% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2894 3317 4130
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.74 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.37% - +8.29%

Deployment Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Analyst in the UK

Deployment Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Analyst in the UK

Deployment Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Analyst over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Analyst in the UK

Deployment Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Analyst in the UK

Deployment Analyst
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 18 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
England +54 29 £375 +87.50%
London +8 19 £400 +144.27%
UK excluding London +33 15 £325 +62.50%
North of England - 4 £363 -
Yorkshire - 4 £363 -
South East +6 3 £375 -
Scotland 0 3 £255 +27.50%
Midlands +27 2 £325 -
Wales - 2 £300 -
West Midlands - 2 £325 -
East of England -19 1 £130 -56.67%

Deployment Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Deployment Analyst 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 featuring Deployment Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (32.35%) Finance
1 11 (32.35%) Release Management
2 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (20.59%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Windows
4 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
5 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.76%) Docker
6 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
6 4 (11.76%) Oracle
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) SCCM
6 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
6 4 (11.76%) High Availability
6 4 (11.76%) Maven
7 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (8.82%) Splunk
7 3 (8.82%) iPhone
7 3 (8.82%) Office 365
7 3 (8.82%) Investment Management
7 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
7 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.82%) SQL
7 3 (8.82%) MCP
7 3 (8.82%) HP

Deployment Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (5.88%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DHCP
1 2 (5.88%) MPLS
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.76%) Maven
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.88%) HP UFT
3 2 (5.88%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.94%) Ant
4 1 (2.94%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.94%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) MSI
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.94%) Java SE
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Fintech
3 3 (8.82%) iPhone
4 2 (5.88%) CMDB
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.94%) Handset
5 1 (2.94%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
4 2 (5.88%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Release Management
2 10 (29.41%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (20.59%) DevOps
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) High Availability
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.82%) Investment Management
6 3 (8.82%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.88%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (5.88%) Application Packaging
7 2 (5.88%) Break/Fix
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 2 (5.88%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) Bourne shell
3 1 (2.94%) Korn
3 1 (2.94%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) MCP
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) HND
3 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.76%) Docker
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) HP
3 3 (8.82%) Splunk
4 2 (5.88%) BMC
4 2 (5.88%) IBM
4 2 (5.88%) Remedy
4 2 (5.88%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.94%) AppSense
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) Dell
5 1 (2.94%) Netezza
5 1 (2.94%) VMware