The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank - 53 45
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.62% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.77% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £475 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +72.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £15.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+128.85% -55.88%
Release Management
Cambridgeshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 389 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.97% 80.37% 70.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 250 190
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 28
Median hourly rate £28.00 £47.50 £31.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +49.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge