The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 31 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.13% 0.43% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.61% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate £438 - £413
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 - £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £418 £390
% change year-on-year
-10.17% +7.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +251.85%
Release Management
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
191 165 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 81.28% 70.21% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 78 91
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £180 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.35 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.18% -69.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.13 £11.35 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 £35.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Release Management across the Basingstoke region.

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Basingstoke region.

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) System Testing
3 8 (57.14%) SAS
3 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (50.00%) ETL
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (35.71%) Oracle
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
6 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
6 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 4 (28.57%) XAML
7 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (7.14%) Retail
8 1 (7.14%) Endeca
8 1 (7.14%) Google
8 1 (7.14%) Coremetrics
8 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
8 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
8 1 (7.14%) QA
8 1 (7.14%) Selenium
8 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) SAS EBI
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
1 8 (57.14%) SAS Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Build Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) XAML Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ETL Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SAS ETL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
4 1 (7.14%) SAS BI Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) AS400
1 1 (7.14%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
3 1 (7.14%) Android
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) System Testing
2 7 (50.00%) ETL
3 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Refactoring
4 1 (7.14%) Regression Testing
4 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 4 (28.57%) XAML
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Coremetrics
3 1 (7.14%) Endeca
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) IBM