The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 95 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Release Management 33 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.32% 1.33% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.78% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 14
Average daily rate £500 £419 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £276 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £493 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.19 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+98.16% -32.71%
Release Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1976 2131 1995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.13% 74.54% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 1123 1016
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 45
Average hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 8 £375 -4.76%
Slough +12 2 - - 2
Bracknell -3 2 - - 2
Wokingham - 1 - -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 16 (25.00%) Change Management
1 16 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 15 (23.44%) ITIL
3 14 (21.88%) Degree
4 13 (20.31%) Project Management
4 13 (20.31%) Workflow
5 11 (17.19%) Migration
5 11 (17.19%) CMS
5 11 (17.19%) Content Management
5 11 (17.19%) Requirements Analysis
6 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
7 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
7 9 (14.06%) Oracle
8 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.94%) CSS
8 7 (10.94%) Windows
8 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.94%) Finance
8 7 (10.94%) Web Development
9 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
9 6 (9.38%) Change Control
9 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
9 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
9 6 (9.38%) HP
10 5 (7.81%) .NET
10 5 (7.81%) HTML
10 5 (7.81%) Management Information System

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 11 (17.19%) CMS
2 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (1.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.56%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.56%) SAS
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Firewall
1 2 (3.13%) LAN
1 2 (3.13%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.56%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.56%) IPsec
2 1 (1.56%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.56%) S/MIME
2 1 (1.56%) SMS
2 1 (1.56%) SSL
2 1 (1.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.13%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.56%) Toad
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.94%) Finance
3 5 (7.81%) Billing
4 2 (3.13%) Automotive
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (18.75%) Architect
2 9 (14.06%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 9 (14.06%) Technical Manager
3 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) IT Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Release Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Change Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) IT Technical Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Web Architect
6 4 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
7 3 (4.69%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Chief Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Applications Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (3.13%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Release Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Transition Manager
8 2 (3.13%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) CSS
2 5 (7.81%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) CSS3
2 5 (7.81%) HTML
2 5 (7.81%) HTML5
3 2 (3.13%) jQuery
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) OAuth
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.81%) CMDB
2 5 (7.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.25%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) PMI
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.13%) Clustering
5 2 (3.13%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.13%) Statistics
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.94%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Change Management
1 16 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 15 (23.44%) ITIL
3 13 (20.31%) Project Management
3 13 (20.31%) Workflow
4 11 (17.19%) Content Management
4 11 (17.19%) Migration
4 11 (17.19%) Requirements Analysis
5 9 (14.06%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (10.94%) Web Development
7 6 (9.38%) Change Control
7 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
7 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (7.81%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 4 (6.25%) Scrum
9 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) C#
4 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.13%) Korn
4 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.88%) Degree
3 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.56%) APMP
6 1 (1.56%) CCNP
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.56%) OCP
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.38%) HP
4 4 (6.25%) SAP
4 4 (6.25%) Serena
5 2 (3.13%) Capita
5 2 (3.13%) F5
5 2 (3.13%) IBM
5 2 (3.13%) Remedy
6 1 (1.56%) BMC
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.56%) Juniper
6 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.56%) WSO2
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