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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 42 48 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing Release Management 8 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.63% 1.65% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.19% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 1
Median daily rate £350 £290 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £31.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.68%

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
413 502 592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.29% 75.26% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 285 343
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% +92.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
2 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (18.18%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
4 1 (9.09%) VBA
4 1 (9.09%) .NET
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) DB2
4 1 (9.09%) Ant

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Ant
2 1 (9.09%) Concordion
2 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Gradle
2 1 (9.09%) Hudson
2 1 (9.09%) JBehave
2 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Coordinator
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Release Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Change Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Test Scripting
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V2
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) Open Source
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) VB6
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) ILOG
2 1 (9.09%) Perforce