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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 60 55 72
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing Release Management 14 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 2.12% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 2.81% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £260 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £162 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £320 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.71% -
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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
734 533 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.10% 75.18% 74.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 296 387
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 2 7
Average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +140.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.80 £30.00 £42.22
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) RAD
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) VBA
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
3 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Control-M
3 4 (18.18%) RPG
3 4 (18.18%) RPG IV
3 4 (18.18%) iSeries
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (13.64%) ForgeRock
4 3 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (13.64%) Private Cloud
4 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (13.64%) Degree
4 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (13.64%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 3 (13.64%) MS Office

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.64%) JBoss
3 2 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LDAP
1 3 (13.64%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
1 5 (22.73%) Excel Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Programmer
2 4 (18.18%) RPG Programmer
3 3 (13.64%) RAD Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Release Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Coordinator
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Access Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Excel VBA Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) SOA Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) VBA Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Test Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) iSeries
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (13.64%) Private Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) RAD
1 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) Scrum
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
3 3 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
4 2 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) VBA
2 4 (18.18%) RPG IV
2 4 (18.18%) RPG
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) ACCA
2 1 (4.55%) CIMA
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Control-M
2 2 (9.09%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.55%) Remedy
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
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