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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 61 59 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.60% 1.68% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 2.00% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 4
Median daily rate £238 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £286 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £450 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.19 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+98.16% -32.71%
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
543 751 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.92% 84.19% 79.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 410 308
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £502 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 28 2
Median hourly rate £13.73 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.09% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.10 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £68.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) CMMI
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) COBIT
4 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) OpenLDAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
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%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) OpenLDAP
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 2 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Release Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) HPUX
3 1 (10.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Defect Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) CMMI
4 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (10.00%) Korn
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) COBIT
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (10.00%) Netcool
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) CA
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) Verint