The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 108 117 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing Release Management 22 22 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.89% 0.78% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.01% 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 12
Median daily rate £513 £350 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% -13.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £309 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £638 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +37.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £20.59 £31.49
% change year-on-year
+74.82% -34.59%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1946 2182 2268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.85% 77.46% 75.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1120 1243 1280
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 157 153
Median hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Bedfordshire +6 9 £513 +2.50%
Hertfordshire - 6 £700 - 2
Cambridgeshire +8 2 £438 +34.61% 4
Norfolk -5 2 £388 +10.71%
Suffolk - 2 - -
Essex -8 1 - - 4
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 East of England region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
1 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
2 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
3 7 (15.22%) Service Design
3 7 (15.22%) Integration Testing
3 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.04%) Project Management
4 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
4 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.04%) Business Transformation
5 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) QMS
5 5 (10.87%) QA
5 5 (10.87%) Service Management
5 5 (10.87%) Change Management
6 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
6 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.70%) SQL
6 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 4 (8.70%) MS Office
6 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.52%) Change Control
7 3 (6.52%) Puppet
7 3 (6.52%) Ansible
7 3 (6.52%) Jenkins

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (4.35%) Apache
1 2 (4.35%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.35%) nginx
1 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Firewall
1 1 (2.17%) FTP
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
1 1 (2.17%) NFC
1 1 (2.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) MS Access
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) CouchDB
2 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) Redis
2 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) MSTest
4 1 (2.17%) NuGet
4 1 (2.17%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.17%) TestPartner
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Local Government
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.35%) Automotive
3 2 (4.35%) Marketing
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Release Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Service Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Service Transition Manager
2 8 (17.39%) Transition Manager
3 6 (13.04%) Service Design Manager
4 4 (8.70%) Developer
5 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Planning Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Environment And Release Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Environment Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Migration Manager
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.35%) PHP Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Scrum Master
6 2 (4.35%) Symfony Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) Web Services
2 2 (4.35%) J2EE
2 2 (4.35%) LAMP
2 2 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (4.35%) Laravel
2 2 (4.35%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (4.35%) Memcached
2 2 (4.35%) Symfony
2 2 (4.35%) WCF
2 2 (4.35%) Yii
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.17%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.52%) Mainframe
3 3 (6.52%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) Unix
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
1 13 (28.26%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Configuration Management
2 7 (15.22%) Integration Testing
2 7 (15.22%) ITIL V3
2 7 (15.22%) Service Design
3 6 (13.04%) Business Transformation
3 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Change Management
4 5 (10.87%) QMS
4 5 (10.87%) Service Management
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 3 (6.52%) Data Analysis
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) APMP
4 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
3 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView
3 1 (2.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (4.35%) Lotus
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
2 2 (4.35%) Zend
3 1 (2.17%) Citrix
3 1 (2.17%) IFS
3 1 (2.17%) JDA
3 1 (2.17%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.17%) WorldPay
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