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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 58 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.96% 0.45% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.60% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £350 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £379
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £52.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +110.00%
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
517 499 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 70.82% 74.48% 64.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 199 225
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 63
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.80 £12.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £50.82 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 October 2014. 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 +5 4 £388 +10.71%
Peterborough - - - - 1
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 29 (74.36%) Windows
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
1 29 (74.36%) Configuration Management
1 29 (74.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (71.79%) .NET
3 27 (69.23%) SQL
3 27 (69.23%) Visual Studio
3 27 (69.23%) Automated Testing
3 27 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 27 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (69.23%) TeamCity
3 27 (69.23%) Git (software)
3 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (69.23%) SSDT
4 24 (61.54%) Gradle
4 24 (61.54%) Artifactory
4 24 (61.54%) Automation Testing
4 24 (61.54%) Octopus Deploy
4 24 (61.54%) Red Gate
4 24 (61.54%) MSBuild
4 24 (61.54%) NuGet
4 24 (61.54%) Maven
5 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum
5 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
5 4 (10.26%) MS Project
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
6 3 (7.69%) SAP

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) Moodle
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Project
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (69.23%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 29 (74.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 27 (69.23%) TeamCity
2 27 (69.23%) Git (software)
3 24 (61.54%) Maven
3 24 (61.54%) MSBuild
3 24 (61.54%) NuGet
3 24 (61.54%) Gradle
3 24 (61.54%) Artifactory
3 24 (61.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Release Engineer
1 24 (61.54%) Build Engineer
1 24 (61.54%) Build and Release Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Software Configuration Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Configuration Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
2 3 (7.69%) Software Engineer
2 3 (7.69%) Analyst
2 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (5.13%) Developer
3 2 (5.13%) Architect
3 2 (5.13%) Moodle Developer
3 2 (5.13%) Technical Developer
3 2 (5.13%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (5.13%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (2.56%) SAP Manager
4 1 (2.56%) SAP Release Manager
4 1 (2.56%) Integration Architect
4 1 (2.56%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) .NET
2 27 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) J2EE
4 1 (2.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
1 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.13%) VLE
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (74.36%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Configuration Management
2 27 (69.23%) Automated Testing
2 27 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (61.54%) Automation Testing
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.26%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.26%) Scrum
4 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 3 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 2 (5.13%) Network Design
6 2 (5.13%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.13%) ITIL
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) ISEB
1 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (5.13%) PMP
1 2 (5.13%) PMI Certification
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
2 24 (61.54%) Red Gate
3 3 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (5.13%) Riverbed