The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 75 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.55% 2.12% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 2.70% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 15
Average daily rate
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£305 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £301 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £660 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £52.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +110.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
831 704 857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 76.52% 78.57% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 406 461
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 13
Average hourly rate £13.50 £45.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +233.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £16.60 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £80.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
2 8 (29.63%) Supplier Management
3 7 (25.93%) QA
3 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 4 (14.81%) PHP
6 4 (14.81%) Apache
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Retail
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) MS Office
7 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) NHS
8 2 (7.41%) DHCP
8 2 (7.41%) Change Management
8 2 (7.41%) VMware

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) nginx
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Route 53
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (7.41%) DHCP
3 1 (3.70%) SSL
3 1 (3.70%) SAN
3 1 (3.70%) Firewall
3 1 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SimpleDB
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Redis
2 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Release Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Service Management Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Environment Manager
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Coach
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Service Design Consultant
6 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Build Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) LAMP
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.70%) MooTools
4 1 (3.70%) Ajax
4 1 (3.70%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) NHS
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) Service Management
2 8 (29.63%) Supplier Management
3 7 (25.93%) Service Delivery
4 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 6 (22.22%) Process Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Configuration Management
5 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.41%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.41%) Kanban
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
1 4 (14.81%) PHP
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) MCSA
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) HAProxy
1 1 (3.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Dell
2 1 (3.70%) NetApp
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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