The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 96 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 1.36% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 1.74% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 5
Median daily rate £300 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £364 £408
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +25.73%
Release Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1324 1205 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 81.08% 78.09% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 783 655
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £542
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 40 54
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.31% +1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -16 2 £350 +16.66%
Leicestershire -1 1 £300 -
Nottinghamshire -4 1 £300 -36.84%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (35.29%) XML
1 6 (35.29%) RESTful
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 4 (23.53%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) OAuth
4 3 (17.65%) DataPower
4 3 (17.65%) OAuth2
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
4 3 (17.65%) Apigee
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) SAP
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) J2EE
4 3 (17.65%) XSLT

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Architect
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.88%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) RESTful
1 6 (35.29%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (23.53%) Web Services
3 3 (17.65%) J2EE
3 3 (17.65%) JSON
3 3 (17.65%) OAuth
3 3 (17.65%) OAuth2
3 3 (17.65%) SOAP
3 3 (17.65%) XSLT
4 2 (11.76%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware
5 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) DataPower
2 1 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (5.88%) Tandem
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Cutover Planning
4 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Source to Pay
4 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) OO
5 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Apigee
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Software AG
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) webMethods