The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 39 38 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +33
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.53% 3.30% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 4.62% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate £500 £475 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.19%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +13.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
261 238 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 66.58% 71.47% 80.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 143 357
Average daily rate £425 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 38
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +16.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - - 3
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 6 (54.55%) CMDB
2 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
2 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
2 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) SOAP
5 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 3 (27.27%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) LDAP
5 3 (27.27%) VPN
5 3 (27.27%) SSL
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) Atlassian
5 3 (27.27%) JIRA
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
6 2 (18.18%) MS Office

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) JIRA
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) Ajax
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) CMDB
2 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 6 (54.55%) Problem Management
3 5 (45.45%) ITSM
4 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
5 3 (27.27%) Workflow
5 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 1 (9.09%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Atlassian
1 3 (27.27%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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