The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 146 141 150
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing Release Management 44 70 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.81% 1.08% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.40% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 41 45
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£500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £29.75 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-32.15% +6.25%
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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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4228 5006 4813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.75% 77.28% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3276 3643 3682
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £622 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 54
Average hourly rate £27.37 £24.00 £103.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.04% -76.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £13.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 38 (39.58%) Finance
2 28 (29.17%) Windows
3 23 (23.96%) Linux
4 22 (22.92%) ITIL
4 22 (22.92%) Java
4 22 (22.92%) SQL
5 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
5 21 (21.88%) Banking
6 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (18.75%) Oracle
7 18 (18.75%) Configuration Management
7 18 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
8 17 (17.71%) .NET
8 17 (17.71%) UNIX
9 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
10 15 (15.63%) Subversion
10 15 (15.63%) IIS
10 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
11 13 (13.54%) Service Management
11 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
11 13 (13.54%) DevOps
12 12 (12.50%) Project Management
12 12 (12.50%) VBScript
12 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
13 11 (11.46%) Python
13 11 (11.46%) XML
13 11 (11.46%) Apache
13 11 (11.46%) C#

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (15.63%) IIS
2 12 (12.50%) Tomcat
3 11 (11.46%) Apache
4 7 (7.29%) MS Exchange
4 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (5.21%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.17%) Apache Spark
6 4 (4.17%) OpenStack
6 4 (4.17%) Apache Pig
7 3 (3.13%) GlassFish
7 3 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.04%) JBoss
9 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.04%) ION MarketView
1 1 (1.04%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.25%) IaaS
3 3 (3.13%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.04%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.21%) Internet
1 5 (5.21%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.08%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.08%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (1.04%) DNS
4 1 (1.04%) Intranet
4 1 (1.04%) LDAP
4 1 (1.04%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) Big Data
3 5 (5.21%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.17%) MySQL
4 4 (4.17%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.17%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.13%) KDB
5 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.08%) HBase
7 1 (1.04%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) SSDT
7 1 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Jenkins
2 15 (15.63%) Subversion
3 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.29%) JIRA
5 6 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.25%) MSBuild
6 5 (5.21%) WiX
6 5 (5.21%) Mercurial
7 4 (4.17%) Maven
7 4 (4.17%) NUnit
7 4 (4.17%) Ant
7 4 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (4.17%) MSI
8 3 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.13%) Hudson
8 3 (3.13%) Gradle
9 2 (2.08%) ProC
9 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 38 (39.58%) Finance
2 21 (21.88%) Banking
3 9 (9.38%) Investment Banking
3 9 (9.38%) Front Office
4 5 (5.21%) Retail
5 4 (4.17%) Law
6 3 (3.13%) Back Office
7 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.08%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.08%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Legal
8 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 27 (28.13%) Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Developer
3 10 (10.42%) Architect
3 10 (10.42%) Release Manager
4 8 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 8 (8.33%) Applications Support
5 7 (7.29%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 6 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Build Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Messaging Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Services Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Service Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 4 (4.17%) Service Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.71%) .NET
2 11 (11.46%) XML
3 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.17%) WCF
4 4 (4.17%) WPF
4 4 (4.17%) Task Parallel Library
4 4 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (3.13%) REST
5 3 (3.13%) Django
5 3 (3.13%) Java EE
5 3 (3.13%) Middleware
5 3 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (3.13%) XSL
5 3 (3.13%) SOAP
5 3 (3.13%) Web Services
5 3 (3.13%) J2SE
5 3 (3.13%) J2EE
5 3 (3.13%) JSP
6 2 (2.08%) Servlets
6 2 (2.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.25%) Derivative
2 6 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (6.25%) CMDB
3 4 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (4.17%) Fixed Income
3 4 (4.17%) Equities
4 3 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.08%) PKI
5 2 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.04%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.04%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.04%) Economics
6 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 28 (29.17%) Windows
2 23 (23.96%) Linux
3 17 (17.71%) UNIX
4 3 (3.13%) Solaris
4 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.04%) VMS
6 1 (1.04%) OpenVMS
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.92%) ITIL
2 19 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 16 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (13.54%) Service Management
5 13 (13.54%) DevOps
6 12 (12.50%) Project Management
7 11 (11.46%) TDD
7 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (11.46%) Change Management
8 10 (10.42%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
9 9 (9.38%) Service Delivery
10 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2
10 8 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (8.33%) ITSM
10 8 (8.33%) Load Balancing
10 8 (8.33%) Capacity Management
11 7 (7.29%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) Java
1 22 (22.92%) SQL
2 16 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.50%) VBScript
4 11 (11.46%) Python
4 11 (11.46%) C#
5 7 (7.29%) C++
5 7 (7.29%) Perl
5 7 (7.29%) VBA
6 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.08%) XPath
7 2 (2.08%) C
7 2 (2.08%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.08%) PHP
7 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.04%) Ruby
8 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Degree
2 6 (6.25%) PMP
2 6 (6.25%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) IIBA
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.29%) vSphere
3 3 (3.13%) Squid
3 3 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (1.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (5.21%) Puppet
3 4 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (4.17%) SCOM
4 3 (3.13%) StatsD
4 3 (3.13%) Graphite
4 3 (3.13%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.13%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (2.08%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (2.08%) Ansible
6 1 (1.04%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.04%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (18.75%) Oracle
2 15 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.46%) VMware
4 6 (6.25%) WorldPay
5 5 (5.21%) Splunk
6 4 (4.17%) Sun
6 4 (4.17%) Cisco
6 4 (4.17%) Remedy
7 3 (3.13%) Infragistics
7 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.08%) Reuters
8 2 (2.08%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.08%) Perforce
8 2 (2.08%) IBM
9 1 (1.04%) Sybase
9 1 (1.04%) SunGard
9 1 (1.04%) Citrix
9 1 (1.04%) BMC
9 1 (1.04%) FatWire
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