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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 61 66 60
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Release Management 25 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.35% 0.93% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 1.15% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 2
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£394 £350 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +47.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £335 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £400 £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.37% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £13.75 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+245.45% -32.09%
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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
884 780 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.00% 80.75% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 476 328
Average daily rate £375 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +46.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £4.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £27.00 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
2 13 (40.63%) Oracle
3 12 (37.50%) ITIL
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
4 11 (34.38%) Oracle BPM
5 10 (31.25%) UNIX
5 10 (31.25%) Java
6 8 (25.00%) Web Services
7 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
7 7 (21.88%) QA
8 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
8 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (18.75%) Middleware
8 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (18.75%) Perforce
8 6 (18.75%) MS Office
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
8 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (18.75%) ETL
8 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (18.75%) Hudson
8 6 (18.75%) Apex Code
8 6 (18.75%) REST
8 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
8 6 (18.75%) Software Deployment
8 6 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (18.75%) Transition Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (15.63%) Apache
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
2 2 (6.25%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (34.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (34.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon S3
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.25%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (6.25%) Redis
4 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.13%) SimpleDB
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (18.75%) Hudson
2 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.13%) Maven
4 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Release Manager
2 6 (18.75%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 5 (15.63%) SOA Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Configuration Manager
4 4 (12.50%) SOA Designer
4 4 (12.50%) Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Software Configuration Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Software Release Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management Specialist
6 1 (3.13%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Coach
6 1 (3.13%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 6 (18.75%) Middleware
2 6 (18.75%) REST
3 5 (15.63%) XML
3 5 (15.63%) .NET
4 3 (9.38%) SOAP
4 3 (9.38%) LAMP
5 2 (6.25%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) POSIX
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) Ajax
6 1 (3.13%) MooTools
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) UNIX
2 5 (15.63%) Linux
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Configuration Management
2 12 (37.50%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) Integration Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (18.75%) ETL
4 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (18.75%) ITIL V3
4 6 (18.75%) Software Deployment
4 6 (18.75%) Transition Management
5 5 (15.63%) Capacity Management
5 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 5 (15.63%) SOA
5 5 (15.63%) UML
5 5 (15.63%) BPEL
5 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) Apex Code
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Ruby
5 2 (6.25%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) C#
5 2 (6.25%) C++
5 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.13%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) MCSA
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) QA
2 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) HAProxy
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Salt
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 6 (18.75%) Perforce
3 6 (18.75%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Percona
5 1 (3.13%) IBM
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) VMware
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