Period
to 23 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Deployment Manager was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 January 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 Manager
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 749 793 759
Rank change year-on-year +44 -34 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Deployment Manager 119 59 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.061% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.065% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 40 75
UK median daily rate £410 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.68% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £287 £350 £320
90th Percentile £575 £601 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
UK median hourly rate £34.50 - £34.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £34.95

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 95,342 91,100 101,599
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.78% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,328 59,471 64,808
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,819 3,215 3,851
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.74%

Deployment Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 13 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 6 months to 23 January 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
England +36 114 £413 -13.16% 19
UK excluding London +52 70 £400 -11.11% 10
London -17 45 £425 -13.27% 10
South East -7 27 £425 -10.53% 5
Midlands +19 18 £400 +6.67% 1
East Midlands +15 14 £400 +6.67%
East of England -4 8 £413 +37.50% 1
North of England +47 7 £335 -34.63% 1
South West - 7 £350 - 1
North West +17 6 £335 -33.00% 1
West Midlands +16 5 £400 +6.31% 1
Scotland - 3 £325 - 1
Yorkshire +4 1 - -

Deployment Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, Deployment Manager 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 featuring Deployment Manager in the job title.

1 44 (36.97%) Project Management
2 34 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 28 (23.53%) Finance
4 26 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (16.81%) Office 365
6 19 (15.97%) Migration
6 19 (15.97%) Windows
7 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (12.61%) Windows 10
9 14 (11.76%) Security Cleared
9 14 (11.76%) Change Management
10 13 (10.92%) Supplier Management
11 12 (10.08%) SC Cleared
12 11 (9.24%) ITIL
13 10 (8.40%) Programme Delivery
14 8 (6.72%) PMI Certification
14 8 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (6.72%) Huawei
15 7 (5.88%) Programme Management
15 7 (5.88%) Data Protection
15 7 (5.88%) Benchmarking
15 7 (5.88%) CRM
15 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
15 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 6 (5.04%) PMI
16 6 (5.04%) Six Sigma
16 6 (5.04%) Legal
16 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
16 6 (5.04%) Business Continuity

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 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.20%) Vectorworks
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) LAN
1 5 (4.20%) WAN
2 2 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (1.68%) Skype
3 1 (0.84%) 2G
3 1 (0.84%) 3G
3 1 (0.84%) 4G
3 1 (0.84%) Broadband
3 1 (0.84%) Firewall
3 1 (0.84%) LTE
3 1 (0.84%) SMS
3 1 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.84%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.52%) Clusterpoint
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.68%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Legal
2 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 3 (2.52%) Billing
4 3 (2.52%) Law
5 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.04%) PMI
2 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.36%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (3.36%) Video on Demand
4 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.68%) EPoS
5 2 (1.68%) Social Media
5 2 (1.68%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.84%) FMCG
6 1 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.84%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.97%) Windows
2 15 (12.61%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.97%) Project Management
2 34 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 26 (21.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (15.97%) Migration
5 16 (13.45%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.76%) Change Management
7 13 (10.92%) Supplier Management
8 11 (9.24%) ITIL
9 10 (8.40%) Programme Delivery
10 8 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (5.88%) Benchmarking
11 7 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (5.88%) CRM
11 7 (5.88%) Data Protection
11 7 (5.88%) Programme Management
11 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (5.04%) Business Continuity
12 6 (5.04%) Six Sigma
13 5 (4.20%) CAD
13 5 (4.20%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.84%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.20%) PMP
5 4 (3.36%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.36%) Degree
5 4 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.52%) APMP
6 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.52%) P3O
3 1 (0.84%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (2.52%) Firmware
2 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.84%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (6.72%) Huawei
2 5 (4.20%) BT
2 5 (4.20%) Cisco
2 5 (4.20%) Polycom
2 5 (4.20%) SAP
3 4 (3.36%) Citrix
3 4 (3.36%) HP
3 4 (3.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.36%) Oracle
4 3 (2.52%) Concur
4 3 (2.52%) Murex
4 3 (2.52%) Reuters
4 3 (2.52%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.84%) Capita
6 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint