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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 85 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Contract jobs citing Release Management 38 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.71% 0.85% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.15% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 8 8
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£375 £475 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £30.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-36.06% -28.23%
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
1765 1571 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 79.58% 74.28% 74.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 936 819
Average daily rate £375 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 78 81
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £23.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +62.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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
Basingstoke - 14 £365 -
Southampton +8 9 £325 -35.00% 1
Hook +6 2 - -
Winchester -17 2 £450 +50.00%
Gosport - 2 £500 -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.31%) Linux
3 14 (24.14%) Windows
3 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
4 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.69%) ITIL
5 12 (20.69%) UNIX
6 11 (18.97%) IBM
6 11 (18.97%) VMware
6 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (17.24%) Finance
7 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
7 10 (17.24%) AIX
8 9 (15.52%) Java
8 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
9 8 (13.79%) Project Management
9 8 (13.79%) SQL
9 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
9 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.79%) System Testing
9 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
10 7 (12.07%) WebSphere
10 7 (12.07%) QA
10 7 (12.07%) C#
10 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
10 7 (12.07%) DB2
11 6 (10.34%) .NET
11 6 (10.34%) Oracle
11 6 (10.34%) SOAP

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 7 (12.07%) WebSphere
2 5 (8.62%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.17%) JBoss
3 3 (5.17%) SAS
4 2 (3.45%) IIS
4 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 14 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.90%) MS Project
3 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (1.72%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) DHCP
1 3 (5.17%) TCP/IP
1 3 (5.17%) DNS
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) SQL Server
1 7 (12.07%) DB2
2 5 (8.62%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
3 5 (8.62%) Selenium
4 4 (6.90%) TestComplete
4 4 (6.90%) Subversion
5 3 (5.17%) Maven
5 3 (5.17%) JIRA
5 3 (5.17%) LoadRunner
5 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (5.17%) Gradle
5 3 (5.17%) Artifactory
5 3 (5.17%) TortoiseSVN
6 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Retail
3 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
4 3 (5.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 11 (18.97%) Release Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Test Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Environment Manager
3 6 (10.34%) Storage Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Build Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Tester
5 4 (6.90%) Configuration Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Developer
5 4 (6.90%) Test Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) QA Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) ScrumMaster
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Test Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Service Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Consultant
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Services Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) .NET
1 6 (10.34%) SOAP
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (8.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 5 (8.62%) HTML
3 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.17%) Java EE
4 3 (5.17%) XML
5 2 (3.45%) XSL
5 2 (3.45%) CORBA
5 2 (3.45%) J2SE
5 2 (3.45%) Java RMI
5 2 (3.45%) XML Schema
5 2 (3.45%) JavaBeans
5 2 (3.45%) REST
5 2 (3.45%) EJB
5 2 (3.45%) JDBC
5 2 (3.45%) JSP
5 2 (3.45%) Servlets
5 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.62%) iSeries
4 3 (5.17%) AS400
5 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 14 (24.14%) Windows
3 12 (20.69%) UNIX
4 10 (17.24%) AIX
5 6 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.90%) Solaris
7 3 (5.17%) Android
7 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.69%) ITIL
3 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 8 (13.79%) Project Management
4 8 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (13.79%) System Testing
5 5 (8.62%) Analytics
5 5 (8.62%) Software Delivery
5 5 (8.62%) Regression Testing
5 5 (8.62%) TDD
5 5 (8.62%) Scrum
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security
6 4 (6.90%) Change Management
6 4 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.90%) Information Security Management
6 4 (6.90%) Security Management
6 4 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (6.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) C#
4 6 (10.34%) PowerShell
5 5 (8.62%) XAML
6 2 (3.45%) XPath
6 2 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) C++
7 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.07%) QA
2 2 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.45%) vSphere
2 2 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) IBM
2 11 (18.97%) VMware
3 9 (15.52%) Red Hat
4 6 (10.34%) Oracle
4 6 (10.34%) EMC
5 5 (8.62%) SAP
5 5 (8.62%) Google
5 5 (8.62%) Coremetrics
6 4 (6.90%) Endeca
7 3 (5.17%) Informatica
8 2 (3.45%) Sybase
9 1 (1.72%) HP
9 1 (1.72%) Atlassian
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