The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 18 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 3.45% 1.49% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 1.84% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £463 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £47.50 £12.90
% change year-on-year
-45.26% +268.21%
Release Management
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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 Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 163 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 82.76% 81.09% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 94 64
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -73.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Release Management
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SAS
1 4 (100.00%) MVS
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) SAS EBI

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) SAS EBI
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) SAS Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) MVS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cognos
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle