The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 101 98 98
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 20 29 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.10% 1.29% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.57% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 8
Median daily rate £425 £370 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -22.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £274 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £455 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £15.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+128.85% -55.88%
Release Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1424 1848 1589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 78.20% 82.10% 76.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 920 1125 915
Median daily rate £400 £383 £372
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £511 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 85 74
Median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +26.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +11 4 £425 +16.83%
Winchester +8 3 £350 -22.22% 1
Portsmouth - 2 - -
Southampton +7 1 £575 +91.66% 2
Hook -3 1 £300 -
Eastleigh - 1 £400 -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 41 (54.67%) ITIL
2 27 (36.00%) Configuration Management
3 21 (28.00%) Oracle
4 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 19 (25.33%) Linux
5 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
6 18 (24.00%) Gradle
6 18 (24.00%) Change Management
7 17 (22.67%) SQL
7 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (21.33%) Windows
9 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
11 13 (17.33%) Unix
11 13 (17.33%) Automated Testing
11 13 (17.33%) Android Development
11 13 (17.33%) Android
12 12 (16.00%) Android Studio
12 12 (16.00%) Google
12 12 (16.00%) Google Play
13 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
13 11 (14.67%) RESTful
13 11 (14.67%) Service Management
14 10 (13.33%) Finance
15 9 (12.00%) Bluetooth
15 9 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
15 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
15 9 (12.00%) Web Services
15 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
15 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.67%) JBoss
1 8 (10.67%) SAS
2 3 (4.00%) IIS
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.33%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (1.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (4.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.67%) MS Project
4 2 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Google Play
2 5 (6.67%) IaaS
2 5 (6.67%) PaaS
3 2 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) Bluetooth
2 6 (8.00%) Firewall
2 6 (8.00%) SSL
2 6 (8.00%) tcpdump
3 5 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.33%) VPN
5 2 (2.67%) VLAN
5 2 (2.67%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) PostgreSQL
1 8 (10.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 7 (9.33%) Oracle Database
2 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.00%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.67%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (24.00%) Gradle
2 12 (16.00%) Android Studio
3 9 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.67%) Artifactory
4 8 (10.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (8.00%) Maven
5 6 (8.00%) TortoiseSVN
6 4 (5.33%) JIRA
7 3 (4.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (4.00%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.00%) Selenium
7 3 (4.00%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.67%) LabVIEW
8 2 (2.67%) Subversion
8 2 (2.67%) VersionOne
9 1 (1.33%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Military
3 2 (2.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (32.00%) Developer
2 13 (17.33%) Android Developer
3 7 (9.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio Developer
3 7 (9.33%) SAS Developer
4 6 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
5 5 (6.67%) ITIL Release Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (6.67%) Release Manager
5 5 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.33%) Change and Release Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.33%) Transition Manager
7 3 (4.00%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Consultant
7 3 (4.00%) ITIL Change Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.00%) Test Automation Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.67%) RESTful
2 9 (12.00%) Web Services
3 5 (6.67%) XML
4 4 (5.33%) .NET
4 4 (5.33%) jQuery
5 3 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.00%) Ajax
5 3 (4.00%) Android SDK
5 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.00%) Breeze.js
5 3 (4.00%) Durandal
5 3 (4.00%) Entity Framework
5 3 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (4.00%) OAuth2
5 3 (4.00%) OpenID
5 3 (4.00%) React
5 3 (4.00%) SAML
5 3 (4.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 2 (2.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Clustering
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.67%) Smart Meter
5 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
5 4 (5.33%) CMDB
6 3 (4.00%) N-Tier
7 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.33%) Life Science
8 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.33%) Linux
2 16 (21.33%) Windows
3 13 (17.33%) Android
3 13 (17.33%) Unix
4 8 (10.67%) AIX
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) VMS
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.67%) Solaris
8 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (54.67%) ITIL
2 27 (36.00%) Configuration Management
3 18 (24.00%) Change Management
4 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (17.33%) Android Development
5 13 (17.33%) Automated Testing
6 11 (14.67%) Service Management
6 11 (14.67%) Software Engineering
7 9 (12.00%) ITIL V3
7 9 (12.00%) System Testing
8 8 (10.67%) Analytics
8 8 (10.67%) Validation
9 7 (9.33%) ITSM
9 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.33%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (5.33%) Data Analysis
11 4 (5.33%) Requirements Management
11 4 (5.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.67%) SQL
2 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.00%) Perl
3 6 (8.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.00%) VBScript
4 5 (6.67%) Python
5 4 (5.33%) C#
5 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.00%) Java
6 3 (4.00%) TypeScript
7 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.67%) VB
8 1 (1.33%) C
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) Tcl
8 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.33%) VB6
8 1 (1.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (25.33%) Security Cleared
2 15 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (5.33%) DV Cleared
5 3 (4.00%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.33%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.33%) Firmware
3 1 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.67%) SCCM
1 5 (6.67%) SCDPM
1 5 (6.67%) SCOM
1 5 (6.67%) SCOrch
1 5 (6.67%) SCSM
1 5 (6.67%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.33%) Netcool
3 1 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Oracle
2 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.00%) Google
4 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (10.67%) VMware
6 6 (8.00%) F5
6 6 (8.00%) Informatica
7 4 (5.33%) IBM
7 4 (5.33%) Progress
8 3 (4.00%) Remedy
9 2 (2.67%) BMC
9 2 (2.67%) Citrix
9 2 (2.67%) Northgate
10 1 (1.33%) HP
10 1 (1.33%) ILOG
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