The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 26 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 28 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.74% 0.67% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 1.27% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 0
Average daily rate
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£454 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.87% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £371
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £64.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-47.08% +157.00%
Release Management
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
316 158 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 64.75% 53.02% 71.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 84 94
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 22 30
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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
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 21 November 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 23 £458 - 4
Gloucester -2 3 £450 +125.00%
Tewkesbury - - - -
Cirencester - - - - 2
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 37 (86.05%) Security Cleared
2 36 (83.72%) DV Cleared
3 33 (76.74%) OO
3 33 (76.74%) Python
4 26 (60.47%) ClearCase
4 26 (60.47%) Perl
4 26 (60.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 26 (60.47%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (60.47%) Subversion
5 22 (51.16%) Java
6 20 (46.51%) Ant
6 20 (46.51%) Maven
6 20 (46.51%) Apache Ivy
7 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
7 18 (41.86%) C++
8 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
8 16 (37.21%) UNIX
9 15 (34.88%) SQL
10 13 (30.23%) PL/SQL
10 13 (30.23%) Ruby
11 12 (27.91%) Linux
12 11 (25.58%) PHP
12 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
12 11 (25.58%) Lua
13 9 (20.93%) Sun
13 9 (20.93%) Sun Certification
14 8 (18.60%) Oracle
15 7 (16.28%) Scrum
16 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (9.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) AMQP
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (60.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 26 (60.47%) ClearCase
1 26 (60.47%) Subversion
2 20 (46.51%) Maven
2 20 (46.51%) Ant
2 20 (46.51%) Apache Ivy
3 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
4 5 (11.63%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.63%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.33%) Law
1 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) C++ Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Test Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Applications DBA
4 3 (6.98%) DBA
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Excel Developer
5 2 (4.65%) Excel VBA Developer
5 2 (4.65%) GUI Developer
5 2 (4.65%) VBA Developer
5 2 (4.65%) E-Business Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Business Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Spring
2 5 (11.63%) Apache Camel
3 4 (9.30%) J2EE
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) Struts
4 1 (2.33%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) JMS
4 1 (2.33%) WSDL
4 1 (2.33%) Middleware
4 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) UNIX
2 12 (27.91%) Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (76.74%) OO
2 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (60.47%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (16.28%) Scrum
4 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.63%) User Stories
6 4 (9.30%) ITIL
7 3 (6.98%) OOD
7 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
7 3 (6.98%) E-business
7 3 (6.98%) Information Management
7 3 (6.98%) Supply Chain Management
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
7 3 (6.98%) Database Tuning
8 2 (4.65%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.65%) Software Testing
9 1 (2.33%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) Python
2 26 (60.47%) Perl
3 22 (51.16%) Java
4 18 (41.86%) C++
4 18 (41.86%) Bash Shell
5 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
6 15 (34.88%) SQL
7 13 (30.23%) PL/SQL
7 13 (30.23%) Ruby
8 11 (25.58%) Lua
8 11 (25.58%) PHP
9 5 (11.63%) C
10 2 (4.65%) VBA
10 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 37 (86.05%) Security Cleared
2 36 (83.72%) DV Cleared
3 9 (20.93%) Sun Certification
4 3 (6.98%) OCPJP
5 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Sun
2 8 (18.60%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Software AG
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £440 - £516 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago