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 1 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 27 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 3 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.79% - 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% - 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
Average daily rate
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£550 - £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £31.49 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.59% +4.95%
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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
143 92 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.12% 84.40% 85.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 64 241
Average daily rate £500 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Derivative

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Project Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Algorithmic Trading
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) PMP
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft