The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Rank - 47 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £600 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £26.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+73.07% -45.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
338 410 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 88.25% 83.50% 78.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 240 193
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £273 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 45
Median hourly rate £37.50 £34.50 £32.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £62.50 £45.60
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 Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 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 Essex region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
1 7 (53.85%) QA
1 7 (53.85%) Test Management
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) Control-M
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Discoverer
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 3 (23.08%) AIX
4 3 (23.08%) Solaris
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 (15.38%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) Essbase
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA Agile
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) HR Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) HR Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Release Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Oracle Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Testing Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Release Coordinator
5 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Regression Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Test Management
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Kanban
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) COBOL
1 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu
3 1 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow