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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 74 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 57 29 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.32% 1.02% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.33% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 16
Median daily rate £425 £450 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +41.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £355 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Median hourly rate £34.20 - £32.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.34 - £31.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 - £34.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £15.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+128.85% -55.88%
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
1961 2182 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.78% 76.97% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1254 1493
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 166 146
Median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Essex +26 24 £255 -29.65% 2
Bedfordshire +2 11 £475 +5.55% 4
Hertfordshire -6 7 £500 +11.11% 2
Suffolk - 7 £475 - 1
Norfolk +4 6 £500 +28.94%
Cambridgeshire +18 2 £425 -10.52% 1
Release Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 30 (39.47%) ITIL
2 23 (30.26%) Finance
3 17 (22.37%) QA
3 17 (22.37%) Test Management
4 16 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 16 (21.05%) Windows
5 13 (17.11%) Validation
5 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (17.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
5 13 (17.11%) DevOps
6 12 (15.79%) Degree
6 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.79%) Oracle
7 11 (14.47%) Mainframe
7 11 (14.47%) Scrum
7 11 (14.47%) Change Management
8 10 (13.16%) ITSM
8 10 (13.16%) Java
9 9 (11.84%) Ant
9 9 (11.84%) Client/Server
9 9 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (11.84%) Maven
10 8 (10.53%) Ansible
10 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
10 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 8 (10.53%) Migration
10 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
10 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.53%) MS Office

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 3 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.95%) Confluence
1 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.63%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.32%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) MS Office
2 6 (7.89%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
1 2 (2.63%) Yammer
2 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) Firewall
1 5 (6.58%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) FTP
2 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (7.89%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (6.58%) Essbase
3 5 (6.58%) MS Access
4 4 (5.26%) DB2
5 1 (1.32%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.84%) Ant
2 9 (11.84%) Maven
3 5 (6.58%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.95%) JIRA
5 3 (3.95%) MSBuild
5 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.63%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.32%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.32%) PVCS
7 1 (1.32%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (1.32%) Subversion
7 1 (1.32%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.32%) TestPartner
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Automotive
5 1 (1.32%) Local Government
5 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) Release Manager
3 14 (18.42%) Test Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.84%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (10.53%) HR Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.21%) Transition Manager
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Senior Oracle Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.58%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Business Support Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Environment And Release Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Environment Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.95%) HR Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.53%) J2EE
2 3 (3.95%) Middleware
3 2 (2.63%) Web Services
4 1 (1.32%) .NET
4 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.32%) COM
4 1 (1.32%) SOAP
4 1 (1.32%) WCF
4 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Mainframe
2 9 (11.84%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.58%) Fat Client
3 5 (6.58%) Thin Client
4 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.95%) Data Conversion
6 2 (2.63%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.32%) CESG
7 1 (1.32%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.32%) iPad
7 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (21.05%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) AIX
2 6 (7.89%) Solaris
3 2 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Unix
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) ITIL
2 17 (22.37%) Test Management
3 16 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) DevOps
4 13 (17.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (17.11%) Validation
5 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (14.47%) Change Management
6 11 (14.47%) Scrum
7 10 (13.16%) ITSM
8 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 8 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.53%) Data Analysis
8 8 (10.53%) Migration
8 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.21%) Project Management
9 7 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (9.21%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.16%) Java
2 5 (6.58%) COBOL
2 5 (6.58%) VB
3 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.63%) SQL
5 1 (1.32%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (6.58%) PMI Certification
4 5 (6.58%) PMP
5 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.32%) CISSP
7 1 (1.32%) CLAS
7 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.37%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Ansible
2 6 (7.89%) Control-M
3 1 (1.32%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) Oracle
2 6 (7.89%) Dell
3 5 (6.58%) Citrix
3 5 (6.58%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.26%) SAP
5 3 (3.95%) Mercator
6 2 (2.63%) Infor
6 2 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.32%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.32%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) Lotus
7 1 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
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