The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 56 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.93% 1.61% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.96% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £315 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £435 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £42.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +40.00%
Release Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
515 715 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.48% 82.47% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 352 293
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £39.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.89% +116.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £58.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
4 2 (20.00%) SCOM
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) COBIT
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Korn
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) CMMI
4 2 (20.00%) CA
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
4 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (20.00%) Bourne shell

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) ATM
1 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) ISDN
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) PABX
1 1 (10.00%) Symposium
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Banking
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Release Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Principal Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Regular Expression
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) HPUX
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Change Management
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Validation
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) CMMI
3 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Security Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bourne shell
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Korn
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (10.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (20.00%) Netcool
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) CA
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) Verint