The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 22 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.17% 5.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 9.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 0
Average daily rate
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£313 £430 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.32% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £398
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -6.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £30.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-33.27% +0.83%
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 88.89% 62.38% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 47 30
Average daily rate £400 £438 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +11.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £17.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 6 (60.00%) ITSM
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) VBScript
3 3 (30.00%) VB
3 3 (30.00%) Application Packaging
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) MSI
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (10.00%) Security Management
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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.

Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITSM
1 6 (60.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (10.00%) Security Management
2 1 (10.00%) Validation
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) VBScript
1 3 (30.00%) VB
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow