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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 64 70 71
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing Release Management 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.11% 0.56% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.73% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £300 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £15.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+116.00% -55.88%
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
734 686 723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.37% 76.99% 77.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 538 510
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 16 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +105.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £13.15 £13.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £90.00 £34.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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
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 25 September 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 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
4 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (33.33%) Internet
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) Online Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Marketing
4 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (27.78%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
5 5 (27.78%) Software Deployment
5 5 (27.78%) Retail Banking
5 5 (27.78%) SCCM
5 5 (27.78%) Time Management
5 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (27.78%) MSI
5 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
5 5 (27.78%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) VBScript
5 5 (27.78%) VB
5 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) WSUS
6 3 (16.67%) Client/Server

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 (5.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MSI
2 2 (11.11%) InstallShield
3 1 (5.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (5.56%) PeopleTools
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
1 6 (33.33%) Marketing
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 5 (27.78%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
1 5 (27.78%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Release Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) SCCM Administrator
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (5.56%) Environment Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Manager
5 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (33.33%) Online Banking
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) Windows
1 5 (27.78%) Windows 10
2 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) ITIL
2 8 (44.44%) Migration
3 7 (38.89%) Service Delivery
3 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 5 (27.78%) Application Virtualisation
5 5 (27.78%) Software Deployment
5 5 (27.78%) Time Management
6 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.56%) ITSM
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
1 5 (27.78%) VB
1 5 (27.78%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleCode
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQR
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) Ansible
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
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