The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire 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 62 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Release Management 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.90% 0.16% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.20% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £413 - £425
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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 492 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.49% 77.85% 69.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 258 320
Average daily rate £413 £419 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £267 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £40.50 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire 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
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Job
Vacancies
Watford - 3 £425 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Release Management
East of England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 3 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) BMC
2 3 (33.33%) Remedy
2 3 (33.33%) Niku
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) CMDB
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Project
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) System Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Product Management
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Web Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) BMC
1 3 (33.33%) Remedy
1 3 (33.33%) Niku
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Watford
Benedict Cole
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Watford
Benedict Cole
Rate: £425 per day
Posted: 25 days ago