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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 32 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -7
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.45% 4.93% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 5.26% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
Median daily rate £324 £313 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -19.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £105 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £363 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.59 £31.49
% change year-on-year
+74.82% -34.59%
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
219 133 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 89.39% 93.66% 53.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 102 38
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Croydon region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) CentOS
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Puppet
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Service Management
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) VB
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (11.11%) Finance

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Release Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) SCCM Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) CentOS
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VB
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat