The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 68 70 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Release Management 7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.76% 0.44% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.55% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
Median daily rate £275 £325 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -35.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £42.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +40.00%
Release Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
754 722 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 79.60% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 568 461
Median daily rate £390 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 22
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £100.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Internet
3 5 (31.25%) Online Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Marketing
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (18.75%) ClearCase
5 3 (18.75%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
5 3 (18.75%) Puppet
5 3 (18.75%) Ansible
5 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Service Design
7 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (6.25%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) ClearCase
1 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
1 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Selenium
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Release Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Azure DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) ClearCase Configuration Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Environment And Release Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Environment Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Release Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (31.25%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Service Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.25%) ITSM
6 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
1 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (18.75%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft