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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 77 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.19% 0.38% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.47% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £413 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +73.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.19 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+98.16% -32.71%
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
881 1054 941
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.67% 80.03% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 510 520
Median daily rate £403 £365 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.27% +2.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 30
Median hourly rate £38.50 £27.50 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +72.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £11.67 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) UMTS
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Staffware
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
2 1 (33.33%) ILOG
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

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 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) GSM
1 2 (66.67%) LTE
1 2 (66.67%) UMTS
2 1 (33.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PowerCenter
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (66.67%) Fault Management
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) V-Model
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) ILOG
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft