The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Engineer
Rank 122 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Release Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.045% - 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -9.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Release Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2091 1926 1720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 93.52% 92.11% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1269 1140 991
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 114 148
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.14 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.26% -5.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Engineer in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Release Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Release Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Release Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Release Engineer across the Hampshire region.

Release Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Release Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Release Engineer in their job title 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 with Release Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
3 1 (20.00%) GoogleTest
3 1 (20.00%) NuGet
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Motif
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) C

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited Release Engineer in their job title 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 with Release Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (20.00%) GoogleTest
2 1 (20.00%) NuGet
2 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
2 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) XSL
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Motif
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) OOD
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft