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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 98 110 115
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing Release Management 25 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.07% 0.60% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.78% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 10
Average daily rate £463 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £339 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £523 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £47.50 £12.90
% change year-on-year
-45.26% +268.21%
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
1847 1925 1770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.80% 76.63% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1124 1163 984
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £234 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 142 154
Average hourly rate £39.00 £23.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.56% -29.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Vacancies
Essex - 7 £600 - 1
Hertfordshire +10 6 £438 -2.77% 1
Suffolk +11 5 £145 -71.00%
Bedfordshire +6 4 £500 - 1
Norfolk - 2 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - - 4
Release Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) Migration
3 9 (18.75%) MS Project
4 8 (16.67%) Web Services
4 8 (16.67%) MVC
4 8 (16.67%) Web Development
4 8 (16.67%) QA
5 7 (14.58%) Data Migration
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
5 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
5 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.58%) Change Control
6 6 (12.50%) Windows
6 6 (12.50%) IIS
6 6 (12.50%) MS Office
6 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.42%) jQuery
7 5 (10.42%) WCF
7 5 (10.42%) LINQ
7 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
7 5 (10.42%) Ajax
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (10.42%) Finance
7 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.42%) SOAP
7 5 (10.42%) C#
7 5 (10.42%) HTML

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (12.50%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) nginx
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.08%) CMS
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Project
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
3 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Maximo
1 2 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) DNS
1 1 (2.08%) FTP
1 1 (2.08%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.25%) CouchDB
3 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.25%) MS Access
3 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.25%) Redis
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.25%) Mercurial
3 3 (6.25%) Subversion
4 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.08%) Local Government
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Business Analyst
2 7 (14.58%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Developer
4 5 (10.42%) Scrum Master
4 5 (10.42%) Service Design Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Service Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Service Transition Manager
4 5 (10.42%) Transition Manager
5 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 3 (6.25%) PHP Developer
5 3 (6.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Symfony Developer
6 2 (4.17%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.42%) Ajax
2 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
2 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (10.42%) Entity Framework
2 5 (10.42%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) jQuery
2 5 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (10.42%) LINQ
2 5 (10.42%) RESTful
2 5 (10.42%) SOAP
2 5 (10.42%) WCF
2 5 (10.42%) XHTML
3 3 (6.25%) Laravel
3 3 (6.25%) Memcached
3 3 (6.25%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.17%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (4.17%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (10.42%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) Migration
4 8 (16.67%) MVC
4 8 (16.67%) Web Development
5 7 (14.58%) Change Control
5 7 (14.58%) Data Migration
5 7 (14.58%) ITIL
5 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.42%) QMS
7 5 (10.42%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
9 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) C#
1 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
1 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
2 3 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (4.17%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.08%) APMP
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.08%) XenApp
2 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Ansible
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle
2 3 (6.25%) Zend
3 2 (4.17%) Citrix
3 2 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) AppSense
4 1 (2.08%) BMC
4 1 (2.08%) HP
4 1 (2.08%) JDA
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
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