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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
South East / Berkshire
Rank 90 87 83
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Release Management 15 33 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 1.33% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.63% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 21 15
Median daily rate £350 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £44.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-35.22% -7.36%

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
1602 2029 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.18% 81.98% 74.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 1084 1075
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 59 47
Median hourly rate £22.42 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.64 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 February 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
Reading +18 5 £350 -23.28% 1
Bracknell +5 5 - -
Slough +4 2 - -
Hungerford - 1 - -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) HP
2 10 (26.32%) Software Delivery
3 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
4 8 (21.05%) Software Distribution
4 8 (21.05%) Software Deployment
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 8 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (21.05%) Intel Security
4 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) JIRA
5 7 (18.42%) SMS
6 6 (15.79%) Web Services
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.79%) Confluence
6 6 (15.79%) User Stories
7 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
7 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
7 5 (13.16%) High Availability
7 5 (13.16%) Pair Programming
7 5 (13.16%) Scrum
7 5 (13.16%) Kanban
7 5 (13.16%) Windows
7 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
7 5 (13.16%) SQL

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 6 (15.79%) Confluence
2 2 (5.26%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon Kinesis
1 4 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.63%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SMS
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 2 (5.26%) PBX
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) LAN
3 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.63%) WAN
3 1 (2.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) OLTP
3 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) JIRA
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Gatling
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (13.16%) Developer
1 5 (13.16%) Release Manager
2 3 (7.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
3 2 (5.26%) Analyst
3 2 (5.26%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 2 (5.26%) PBX Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
3 2 (5.26%) Voice Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Business Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Database Developer
4 1 (2.63%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Network Analyst
4 1 (2.63%) Release Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (2.63%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Test Engineer
4 1 (2.63%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Web Services
2 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (10.53%) CSS
2 4 (10.53%) CSS3
2 4 (10.53%) HTML
2 4 (10.53%) HTML5
2 4 (10.53%) LESS
2 4 (10.53%) Node.js
2 4 (10.53%) RESTful
2 4 (10.53%) Sass
3 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 2 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.63%) JSON
5 1 (2.63%) React
5 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) e-Health
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Software Delivery
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL
2 8 (21.05%) Software Deployment
2 8 (21.05%) Software Distribution
3 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.42%) TDD
4 6 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) User Stories
5 5 (13.16%) High Availability
5 5 (13.16%) Kanban
5 5 (13.16%) Pair Programming
5 5 (13.16%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) Change Management
6 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.53%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) Open Source
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.26%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) APMP
4 1 (2.63%) CCNP
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) IFRS
2 1 (2.63%) IFRS 9
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) vCloud
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (5.26%) Netcool
3 1 (2.63%) Ansible
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 1 (2.63%) Netcool/Webtop
3 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (2.63%) vRealize
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) HP
2 8 (21.05%) Intel Security
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) Nortel
5 1 (2.63%) CA
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (2.63%) Sophos
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
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