The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Knutsford 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 14 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 2.60% 1.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 1.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
52 108 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 67.53% 85.04% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 26
Average daily rate £425 £386 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £239 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) CA
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec
3 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle