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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 57 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Contract jobs citing Release Management 44 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.32% 1.91% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.36% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 4
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£390 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.71% -
Release Management
West Yorkshire

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
1109 931 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.63% 80.82% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 770 637 334
Average daily rate £370 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 12
Average hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% +58.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £110.00 £27.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015, 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 35 (47.95%) Integration Testing
2 34 (46.58%) Apex Code
2 34 (46.58%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (45.21%) REST
4 20 (27.40%) Configuration Management
5 14 (19.18%) ITIL
6 13 (17.81%) SOAP
6 13 (17.81%) Oracle
6 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
7 12 (16.44%) Java
7 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
7 12 (16.44%) QA
7 12 (16.44%) Business Analysis
7 12 (16.44%) Oracle BPM
8 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (15.07%) UNIX
8 11 (15.07%) Project Management
9 9 (12.33%) SLA
9 9 (12.33%) Service Management
9 9 (12.33%) ITSM
9 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
9 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
10 8 (10.96%) Performance Management
10 8 (10.96%) Change Management
10 8 (10.96%) Web Services
10 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.96%) .NET
10 8 (10.96%) Capacity Management
10 8 (10.96%) Trend Analysis

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 6 (8.22%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 1 (1.37%) Node.js
3 1 (1.37%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Route 53
1 1 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (4.11%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.37%) Redis
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.22%) Subversion
1 6 (8.22%) Hudson
2 5 (6.85%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.48%) Maven
3 4 (5.48%) JIRA
4 1 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (9.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (63.01%) Developer
2 34 (46.58%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Technical Developer
4 9 (12.33%) Release Manager
5 6 (8.22%) SOA Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Designer
7 4 (5.48%) SOA Designer
8 3 (4.11%) C++ Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.74%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Software Configuration Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Software Manager
9 2 (2.74%) Software Release Manager
10 1 (1.37%) DevOps Specialist
10 1 (1.37%) Capacity Management Specialist
10 1 (1.37%) SAP Manager
10 1 (1.37%) C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.21%) REST
2 13 (17.81%) SOAP
3 8 (10.96%) Web Services
3 8 (10.96%) .NET
4 7 (9.59%) Middleware
5 6 (8.22%) XML
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (6.85%) Visualforce
7 4 (5.48%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (1.37%) LAMP
8 1 (1.37%) HTML5
8 1 (1.37%) jQuery
8 1 (1.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) User Experience
2 1 (1.37%) Replication
2 1 (1.37%) Open Source
2 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) UNIX
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 3 (4.11%) AIX
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.95%) Integration Testing
2 20 (27.40%) Configuration Management
3 14 (19.18%) ITIL
4 12 (16.44%) Business Analysis
5 11 (15.07%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (15.07%) Project Management
6 9 (12.33%) Service Management
6 9 (12.33%) ITSM
6 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (12.33%) Incident Management
6 9 (12.33%) Problem Management
7 8 (10.96%) Performance Management
7 8 (10.96%) Change Management
7 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.96%) Capacity Management
7 8 (10.96%) Trend Analysis
7 8 (10.96%) Service Continuity Management
8 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.22%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (46.58%) Apex Code
2 12 (16.44%) Java
3 5 (6.85%) Perl
3 5 (6.85%) SQL
3 5 (6.85%) Python
4 4 (5.48%) C#
4 4 (5.48%) C++
5 3 (4.11%) C
6 2 (2.74%) ABAP
6 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) R
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB
2 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.74%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.44%) QA
2 9 (12.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Puppet
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.37%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle
2 13 (17.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.22%) Perforce
4 2 (2.74%) SAP
4 2 (2.74%) jBASE
5 1 (1.37%) Percona
5 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) HP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago