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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / East of England
Rank 110 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +12
Contract jobs citing Release Management 11 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.53% 1.01% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 1.27% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 14
Median daily rate £325 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £12.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+275.00% -74.73%

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
1710 1890 1987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.78% 79.88% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1014 1148 1193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 159 149
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.49% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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
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 24 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
Suffolk -5 4 £325 +124.13% 1
Hertfordshire -4 3 - - 6
Norfolk +6 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +6 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire -1 1 £438 -12.50% 3
Release Management
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 of England region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) DevOps
3 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (28.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 11 (22.00%) Finance
4 11 (22.00%) QA
4 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (20.00%) ITIL
6 9 (18.00%) Windows
6 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
6 9 (18.00%) Scrum
7 8 (16.00%) Test Management
7 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (14.00%) Test Strategy
8 7 (14.00%) MSBuild
8 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.00%) Degree
8 7 (14.00%) Migration
8 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
9 6 (12.00%) TDD
9 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
9 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
10 5 (10.00%) Network Security
10 5 (10.00%) Puppet
10 5 (10.00%) Dell

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 (4.00%) Confluence
1 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
2 1 (2.00%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Boomi
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
1 2 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
1 5 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) Essbase
3 1 (2.00%) MS Access
3 1 (2.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MSBuild
1 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (12.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) Maven
5 2 (4.00%) Ant
5 2 (4.00%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Release Manager
2 9 (18.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Test Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) UI Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Web UI Developer
6 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) HR Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) HR Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Angular 2
1 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (8.00%) Kendo UI
1 4 (8.00%) NHibernate
1 4 (8.00%) WCF
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (6.00%) Middleware
3 2 (4.00%) J2EE
3 2 (4.00%) JSON
3 2 (4.00%) RESTful
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) XSLT
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) Symfony
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Fat Client
1 5 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (6.00%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) DataPower
3 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) AIX
2 3 (6.00%) Solaris
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (34.00%) DevOps
3 14 (28.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 14 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (20.00%) ITIL
5 9 (18.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (18.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (16.00%) Test Management
7 7 (14.00%) Migration
7 7 (14.00%) Regression Testing
7 7 (14.00%) Test Strategy
8 6 (12.00%) TDD
9 5 (10.00%) MVC
9 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.00%) Project Management
10 4 (8.00%) Service Management
10 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (6.00%) SOA
11 3 (6.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.00%) Java
3 4 (8.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.00%) COBOL
5 1 (2.00%) Erlang
5 1 (2.00%) PHP
5 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (10.00%) PMP
4 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
2 3 (6.00%) Control-M
3 2 (4.00%) Ansible
3 2 (4.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Citrix
2 5 (10.00%) Dell
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Telerik
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Mercator
5 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.00%) WSO2
5 1 (2.00%) Zend
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