The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.99% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£471 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.59 £32.47 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-36.57% +8.23%
Release Management
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 131 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 76.35% 72.38% 80.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 75 98
Average daily rate £353 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £551 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 17
Average hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +32.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.20 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
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Bournemouth - 2 £471 -
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (33.33%) JCAPS
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (33.33%) JCAPS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Release Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle