The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 20 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.36% - 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% - 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 4
Average daily rate £500 - £415
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 - £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £415 £390
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +251.85%
Release Management
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 84 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.83% 84.85% 84.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 106
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Process
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) CollabNet
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Unix

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Ant
3 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
3 1 (16.67%) Hudson
3 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Front Office
1 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Software Configuration Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (16.67%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) RUP
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Process
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) CollabNet
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Perforce
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) Solace
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase