The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 36 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £700 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
+10.93% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +25.73%
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
191 191 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 77.96% 80.25% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 129 92
Median daily rate £375 £345 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% +1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 16
Median hourly rate £9.61 £17.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.47% -57.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Release Management
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 Kent region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) RDF
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Scala Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) RDF
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
1 1 (50.00%) SPARQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL