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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / East Midlands
Rank 92 84 83
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Release Management 8 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.54% 1.08% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.37% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Median daily rate £305 £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £478 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £416
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%

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
1170 1239 1149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 79.38% 78.87% 75.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 752 650
Median daily rate £375 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 43
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £10.00 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £43.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 20 February 2017. 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 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 -1 5 £300 -
Nottinghamshire -6 1 £310 -4.61%
Derbyshire -7 1 £525 +41.89%
Lincolnshire - 1 £400 -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (38.46%) MS Office
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Service Management
4 4 (30.77%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Billing
6 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
6 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (7.69%) Change Control
7 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration

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:

Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) BODI
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) DocumentDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Billing
3 1 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
2 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Support Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
2 4 (30.77%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) Cutover Planning
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Internal Audit
4 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Order to Cash
4 1 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (7.69%) Remediation Plan
4 1 (7.69%) Source to Pay
4 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle