The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 41 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Release Management 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.23% 1.38% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 2.02% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
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- £335 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £398
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £30.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.27% +0.83%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
215 99 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 88.11% 68.28% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 67 54
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £256 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.72 £50.00 £23.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.56% +110.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £50.00 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.33 £50.00 £133.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) Perforce
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) UNIX
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Middleware
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle ODI
3 4 (44.44%) Transition Management
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (44.44%) Hudson
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (44.44%) Hudson
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Release Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Software Release Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Build Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Environment Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Software Configuration Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) Middleware
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) Software Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) Transition Management
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL V3
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Perforce