The median contractor rate for a Deployment Manager was £386 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 April 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 Manager
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 528 600 534
Rank change year-on-year +72 -66  
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Manager 67 55 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.098% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 37 39
Median daily rate £386 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.68% +11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £568 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £424
% change year-on-year -5.00% -5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43948 53151 52856
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.58% 95.09% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28537 34639 32004
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1440 1542 2110
Median hourly rate £18.33 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.74% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Deployment Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Deployment Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Manager in the UK

Deployment Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Deployment Manager in the UK

Deployment Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Manager over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Deployment Manager in the UK

Deployment Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Deployment Manager in the UK

Deployment Manager
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +47 64 £393 -17.36% 3
London +39 38 £450 -11.33% 1
South East +12 11 £394 +0.31% 2
City of London +3 8 £538 +2.38%
West Midlands +26 4 £421 -6.38%
Surrey +6 4 £350 +48.93% 1
South West +14 3 £475 +48.43%
Milton Keynes +2 3 £317 -
East Midlands +1 3 £380 -
Buckinghamshire -8 3 £317 -
North West +30 2 £450 -
Berkshire +18 2 £425 +36.00% 1
Warwickshire +10 2 £575 -
Westminster +7 2 £350 -15.15%
East of England -3 2 £319 -29.16%
Somerset - 2 £450 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £475 -
Northampton - 2 £380 -
Staines - 2 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £380 -
Scotland +37 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire +11 1 £350 -
Nottingham +9 1 £350 -
Birmingham +3 1 £393 -12.77%
Southampton +2 1 £475 -
Hampshire +2 1 £475 -
Glasgow +2 1 £350 -
Suffolk - 1 £325 -
Coventry - 1 £325 -
Wiltshire - 1 £500 -

Deployment Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Deployment Manager 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 Manager in the job title.

1 44 (47.31%) Project Management
2 29 (31.18%) Finance
3 25 (26.88%) Migration
3 25 (26.88%) Windows
4 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
4 22 (23.66%) Office 365
5 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (21.51%) Windows 10
7 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (18.28%) Supplier Management
9 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
10 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
11 11 (11.83%) Data Protection
11 11 (11.83%) Information Assurance
11 11 (11.83%) Agile Project Management
12 10 (10.75%) Data Protection Act
12 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
13 9 (9.68%) Retail
14 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
15 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (6.45%) PMP
15 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
15 6 (6.45%) Logistics
15 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 6 (6.45%) SCCM
16 5 (5.38%) Banking
16 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
16 5 (5.38%) PRINCE
16 5 (5.38%) Change Management
16 5 (5.38%) Legal

Deployment Manager 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 3 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.15%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 22 (23.66%) Office 365
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) LAN
2 2 (2.15%) BGP
2 2 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (2.15%) MPLS
2 2 (2.15%) SAN
2 2 (2.15%) WAN
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) LTE
3 1 (1.08%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) Subversion
General
1 29 (31.18%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Retail
3 5 (5.38%) Banking
3 5 (5.38%) Legal
4 2 (2.15%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) French Language
5 1 (1.08%) Front Office
5 1 (1.08%) German Language
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.08%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.08%) Swedish Language
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.08%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Data Protection Act
1 10 (10.75%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.30%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.15%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (2.15%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.15%) EPoS
3 2 (2.15%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.08%) Derivative
4 1 (1.08%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.08%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 25 (26.88%) Windows
2 20 (21.51%) Windows 10
3 7 (7.53%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.23%) MVS
5 2 (2.15%) Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (47.31%) Project Management
2 25 (26.88%) Migration
3 22 (23.66%) PRINCE2
4 21 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (18.28%) Supplier Management
7 11 (11.83%) Agile Project Management
7 11 (11.83%) Data Protection
7 11 (11.83%) Information Assurance
8 6 (6.45%) Logistics
8 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.38%) Change Management
9 5 (5.38%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.30%) ITIL
10 4 (4.30%) Programme Management
11 3 (3.23%) DevOps
11 3 (3.23%) Project Governance
11 3 (3.23%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.23%) Service Management
11 3 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.23%) SQL
3 2 (2.15%) C#
3 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.08%) C
4 1 (1.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.05%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.45%) PMP
3 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.23%) Degree
6 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.08%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) PMO
2 3 (3.23%) QA
3 2 (2.15%) SEPA
4 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (2.15%) vCloud
2 1 (1.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) vRealize
3 1 (1.08%) Ansible
3 1 (1.08%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 5 (5.38%) iManage
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.30%) SAP
2 4 (4.30%) TOWER Software
3 2 (2.15%) 3PAR
3 2 (2.15%) Cisco
3 2 (2.15%) EMC
3 2 (2.15%) HP
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle
4 1 (1.08%) ArcSight
4 1 (1.08%) Calypso
4 1 (1.08%) Citrix
4 1 (1.08%) FireEye
4 1 (1.08%) LANDesk
4 1 (1.08%) Murex
4 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.08%) VMware
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