The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 53 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Contract jobs citing Release Management 14 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.68% 0.24% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 0.31% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £400 £443 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.60% -5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £417 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £469 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +25.73%
Release Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
690 957 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.73% 77.49% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 471 544
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £527 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 57
Median hourly rate £37.50 £19.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £10.00 £8.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £36.00 £41.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +25 10 £400 -9.60%
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
1 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (47.37%) Incident Management
2 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) SCCM
3 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 7 (36.84%) Logistics
4 6 (31.58%) ATM
4 6 (31.58%) Unix
4 6 (31.58%) Solaris
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) DB2
5 5 (26.32%) IIS
5 5 (26.32%) SAN
5 5 (26.32%) zOS
5 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
5 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
5 5 (26.32%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
6 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
6 3 (15.79%) SLA
7 2 (10.53%) SQL

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (42.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (36.84%) WebSphere
3 5 (26.32%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (26.32%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) ATM
2 5 (26.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Financial Institution
3 2 (10.53%) Automotive
3 2 (10.53%) German Language
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
3 6 (31.58%) IT Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.53%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP BI Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Financial Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Financial Support
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Support
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Linux
1 6 (31.58%) Solaris
1 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Incident Management
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
1 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (42.11%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (36.84%) Logistics
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
4 3 (15.79%) Process Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) B2C
5 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) SAP