The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 34 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 3 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.03% 3.27% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 4.35% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Average daily rate £500 £390 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +24.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £478 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £415 £390
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +6.41%
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
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
248 207 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 85.52% 75.27% 70.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 88 110
Average daily rate £393 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £210 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 20
Average hourly rate £13.75 £20.25 £13.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.09% +47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.68 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £35.00 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Clustering
4 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
5 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
5 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
5 4 (30.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Replication
7 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (15.38%) Trend Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) High Availability
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
7 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Live Communications Server
7 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
7 2 (15.38%) Business Development
7 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (15.38%) Service Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) Live Communications Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SMS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MSI
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Messaging Support
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Messaging Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Release Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Change Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Chief Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
3 3 (23.08%) Replication
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Business Development
2 2 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) High Availability
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
2 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Software Deployment
2 2 (15.38%) Software Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Sophos