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 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank - 40 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 226 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 82.30% 79.86% 79.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 136 152
Median daily rate £375 £339 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% -9.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 12
Median hourly rate £20.25 £16.50 £30.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -45.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £16.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 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 Kent region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) Heroku
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery

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%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (50.00%) Heroku
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JMS
1 1 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Foundry