The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 69 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing Release Management 5 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 2.61% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 3.80% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £310 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £30.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-36.06% -28.23%
Release Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
657 579 577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.75% 68.76% 76.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 334 251
Average daily rate £385 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £244 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 28
Average hourly rate £15.77 £30.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.43% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -9 3 £475 +58.33% 2
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 8 (72.73%) QA
2 7 (63.64%) Change Management
3 6 (54.55%) SAP
4 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
5 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
6 2 (18.18%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
6 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Release Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Manager
2 3 (27.27%) SAP Release Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) SAP XI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 4 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SAP