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 3 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 151 139 175
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +36
Contract jobs citing Release Management 43 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.82% 1.16% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.49% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 57 36
Average daily rate
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£443 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
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 £43.55
% change year-on-year
-36.06% -29.96%
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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
4242 4556 5700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.60% 77.46% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3362 3388 4231
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 70
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.44 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.40% -0.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.95 £14.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.15 £58.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.88%) Java
3 26 (30.23%) Linux
4 21 (24.42%) Windows
5 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
5 20 (23.26%) DevOps
5 20 (23.26%) SDLC
6 19 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (20.93%) Banking
8 17 (19.77%) .NET
8 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (18.60%) SQL
9 16 (18.60%) Scrum
10 15 (17.44%) Python
10 15 (17.44%) Jenkins
11 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
11 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
11 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
11 14 (16.28%) UNIX
11 14 (16.28%) C#
12 13 (15.12%) Oracle
12 13 (15.12%) Degree
12 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (13.95%) TDD
13 12 (13.95%) IIS
14 11 (12.79%) Web Services
14 11 (12.79%) Perl

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 14 (16.28%) Tomcat
2 12 (13.95%) IIS
3 8 (9.30%) Apache
4 6 (6.98%) JBoss
5 5 (5.81%) OpenStack
6 3 (3.49%) nginx
7 2 (2.33%) WordPress
7 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.16%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) Open Workbench
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.16%) Algo Collateral
2 1 (1.16%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.16%) Agresso
2 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (22.09%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) Heroku
4 1 (1.16%) IaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Firewall
2 2 (2.33%) LDAP
2 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.33%) DNS
2 2 (2.33%) DSL
3 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.14%) MySQL
3 5 (5.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.49%) KDB
4 3 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) MarkLogic
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) QlikView
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.16%) HSQLDB
6 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.16%) CloverETL
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Jenkins
2 14 (16.28%) Git (software)
3 13 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.47%) Subversion
5 8 (9.30%) Maven
6 7 (8.14%) JIRA
6 7 (8.14%) JUnit
7 6 (6.98%) Mockito
7 6 (6.98%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.81%) NUnit
8 5 (5.81%) TeamCity
9 4 (4.65%) CruiseControl
9 4 (4.65%) ClearCase
10 3 (3.49%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (2.33%) Moq
11 2 (2.33%) ProC
12 1 (1.16%) JMeter
12 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.16%) Selenium
12 1 (1.16%) Ant
General
1 35 (40.70%) Finance
2 18 (20.93%) Banking
3 8 (9.30%) Investment Banking
4 6 (6.98%) Back Office
5 3 (3.49%) Front Office
6 2 (2.33%) Legal
7 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.16%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (27.91%) Developer
2 12 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (12.79%) Analyst
4 7 (8.14%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.81%) Senior Developer
5 5 (5.81%) Release Manager
6 4 (4.65%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.65%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (3.49%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (3.49%) Architect
7 3 (3.49%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.49%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.49%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.49%) .NET Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Change Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (2.33%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.33%) Linux Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (19.77%) .NET
2 11 (12.79%) Web Services
3 8 (9.30%) Spring
4 6 (6.98%) J2EE
5 5 (5.81%) Middleware
6 4 (4.65%) LAMP
6 4 (4.65%) WPF
6 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.65%) XML
7 3 (3.49%) XSL
7 3 (3.49%) HTML
7 3 (3.49%) Servlets
7 3 (3.49%) SOAP
7 3 (3.49%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.49%) REST
7 3 (3.49%) WCF
8 2 (2.33%) Unity DI Container
8 2 (2.33%) Task Parallel Library
8 2 (2.33%) JSP
8 2 (2.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.14%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.65%) CMDB
3 4 (4.65%) Market Risk
4 3 (3.49%) Derivative
4 3 (3.49%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.33%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.16%) Equities
6 1 (1.16%) Economics
6 1 (1.16%) PKI
6 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.16%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.16%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.16%) User Experience
6 1 (1.16%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.16%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.23%) Linux
2 21 (24.42%) Windows
3 14 (16.28%) UNIX
4 5 (5.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.26%) DevOps
2 20 (23.26%) SDLC
3 16 (18.60%) Scrum
4 13 (15.12%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.95%) TDD
6 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.47%) ITIL
7 9 (10.47%) OO
7 9 (10.47%) Change Management
7 9 (10.47%) Load Balancing
8 8 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.14%) Project Management
9 7 (8.14%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.14%) BDD
10 6 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.98%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.98%) Incident Management
10 6 (6.98%) SOA
10 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (34.88%) Java
2 16 (18.60%) SQL
3 15 (17.44%) Python
4 14 (16.28%) PowerShell
4 14 (16.28%) C#
5 11 (12.79%) Perl
6 5 (5.81%) PHP
6 5 (5.81%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.65%) C++
7 4 (4.65%) Ruby
8 3 (3.49%) VBScript
8 3 (3.49%) VBA
9 2 (2.33%) C
9 2 (2.33%) VB
9 2 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.33%) ANSI SQL
10 1 (1.16%) VB6
10 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (15.12%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) ISEB
3 1 (1.16%) PMP
3 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.98%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.65%) GridGain
3 3 (3.49%) Varnish
3 3 (3.49%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.33%) XenApp
5 1 (1.16%) XenServer
5 1 (1.16%) Firmware
5 1 (1.16%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (9.30%) Puppet
3 6 (6.98%) SCOM
3 6 (6.98%) Ansible
3 6 (6.98%) Graphite
4 5 (5.81%) Nagios
5 4 (4.65%) ITRS Geneos
5 4 (4.65%) SCOrch
5 4 (4.65%) StatsD
6 2 (2.33%) Pingdom
6 2 (2.33%) Tivoli
7 1 (1.16%) BladeLogic
7 1 (1.16%) SCCM
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (1.16%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.16%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 13 (15.12%) Oracle
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.30%) Splunk
4 7 (8.14%) VMware
5 5 (5.81%) Perforce
5 5 (5.81%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.65%) WorldPay
7 3 (3.49%) HP
7 3 (3.49%) Sybase
7 3 (3.49%) Remedy
8 2 (2.33%) Infragistics
8 2 (2.33%) IBM
8 2 (2.33%) Sun
8 2 (2.33%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) BMC
8 2 (2.33%) New Relic
8 2 (2.33%) Akamai
9 1 (1.16%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.16%) Tableau
9 1 (1.16%) Apple
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