The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 18 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 77 109 89
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Contract jobs citing Release Management 35 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.69% 0.47% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 0.64% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 4
Average daily rate £500 £360 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £248 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £472 £422
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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1448 1242 1244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 69.75% 72.80% 68.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 767 609
Average daily rate £363 £355 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 76 117
Average hourly rate £44.25 £34.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.14% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 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
Basingstoke - 4 £425 -
Havant - 2 £469 - 1
Winchester - 2 £325 -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (26.09%) Wealth Management
3 11 (23.91%) Service Management
4 10 (21.74%) Test Management
4 10 (21.74%) Windows
5 9 (19.57%) QA
6 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.22%) ITIL
6 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
6 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
6 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (13.04%) ISEB
7 6 (13.04%) SQL
7 6 (13.04%) .NET
8 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.70%) Subversion
8 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
8 4 (8.70%) IIS
8 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.70%) DNS
8 4 (8.70%) Linux
8 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
8 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
8 4 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (8.70%) Dependency Management
9 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
9 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.52%) SoapUI

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (8.70%) IIS
2 3 (6.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.17%) Lync
3 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.17%) Documentum
3 1 (2.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.17%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.17%) xDSL
2 1 (2.17%) IPv6
2 1 (2.17%) MPLS
2 1 (2.17%) ADSL
2 1 (2.17%) SDH
2 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.17%) VPN
2 1 (2.17%) SSL
2 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Subversion
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.52%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.35%) CruiseControl
3 2 (4.35%) Maven
3 2 (4.35%) Ant
3 2 (4.35%) Hudson
3 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.52%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 2 (4.35%) Games
4 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Electronics
5 1 (2.17%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Release Manager
2 12 (26.09%) Portfolio Manager
3 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Test Manager
5 5 (10.87%) Platform Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Build Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Transition Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Agile Test Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Configuration and Release Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Build and Release Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Help Desk Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) IT Support
8 1 (2.17%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) PMI
2 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.35%) iSeries
3 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.17%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.70%) Linux
4 3 (6.52%) UNIX
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (26.09%) Wealth Management
2 11 (23.91%) Service Management
3 10 (21.74%) Test Management
4 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
4 7 (15.22%) ITIL
4 7 (15.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (8.70%) Resource Management
5 4 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.70%) Portfolio Management
5 4 (8.70%) Dependency Management
6 3 (6.52%) Test Strategy
6 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.52%) Validation
6 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 3 (6.52%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.52%) Project Planning
6 3 (6.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (4.35%) Scalability Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.35%) JCL
4 2 (4.35%) REXX
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Endeca
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Coremetrics
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (2.17%) HP
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco
4 1 (2.17%) Plumtree
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
Hampshire
MBN Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Unspecified (£flex)
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire, United Kingdom
Dimension Data
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago