The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 67 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +8
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 42 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.49% 2.86% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 3.44% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 3
Median daily rate £488 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £325 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £463 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £416
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £47.50
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
685 1222 1109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.36% 83.36% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 461 642 619
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Median hourly rate £14.97 £19.02 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% -33.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £15.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.59 £41.25 £47.50
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 Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 12 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Java
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (15.00%) PaaS
4 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (15.00%) Puppet
4 3 (15.00%) IaaS
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (10.00%) Route 53
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (10.00%) QA
5 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall
5 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.00%) IaaS
1 3 (15.00%) PaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.00%) Route 53
2 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Firewall
1 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Network Security
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.00%) Java EE
3 1 (5.00%) RESTful
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
3 1 (5.00%) WinForms
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CMDB
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) SDLC
2 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.00%) Change Management
3 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) OOD
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.00%) Java
1 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) Python
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.00%) F5
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
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