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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 69 73 77
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.24% 0.10% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.13% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £415 - £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £31.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+44.44% -33.68%

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
694 785 939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.33% 80.76% 80.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 381 501
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 21 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.12% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.17 £8.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +6 2 £415 -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) SharePoint
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (41.18%) Logistics
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
3 7 (41.18%) SCCM
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 6 (35.29%) Unix
4 6 (35.29%) Solaris
4 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Oracle
4 6 (35.29%) DB2
4 6 (35.29%) ATM
5 5 (29.41%) Banking
5 5 (29.41%) SAN
5 5 (29.41%) zOS
5 5 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (29.41%) IIS
5 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
5 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (11.76%) MS Project
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) SLA

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 (47.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (41.18%) WebSphere
3 5 (29.41%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (29.41%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) ATM
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) DB2
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
1 5 (29.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
1 7 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 6 (35.29%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.76%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Change and Release Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
1 6 (35.29%) Solaris
1 6 (35.29%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (47.06%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Logistics
4 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) ITSM
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle