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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 40 59 62
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +3
Contract jobs citing Release Management 52 22 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.37% 2.04% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 2.55% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 2
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£390 £388 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £344 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £29.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+61.01% +45.67%
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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
1007 862 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.55% 79.81% 73.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 547 274
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £110.00 £36.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 (51.47%) Integration Testing
2 34 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 34 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 33 (48.53%) REST
4 20 (29.41%) Configuration Management
5 14 (20.59%) ITIL
6 13 (19.12%) SOAP
6 13 (19.12%) Java
6 13 (19.12%) Oracle
7 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 12 (17.65%) Oracle BPM
8 11 (16.18%) QA
9 10 (14.71%) UNIX
10 9 (13.24%) Project Management
11 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
11 8 (11.76%) Incident Management
11 8 (11.76%) SLA
11 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
11 8 (11.76%) Capacity Management
12 7 (10.29%) Service Continuity Management
12 7 (10.29%) Web Services
12 7 (10.29%) .NET
12 7 (10.29%) Middleware
12 7 (10.29%) Service Management
12 7 (10.29%) Change Management
12 7 (10.29%) ITSM
12 7 (10.29%) Trend Analysis
12 7 (10.29%) Performance Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (8.82%) Oracle BPEL
2 3 (4.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Route 53
1 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.47%) DNS
3 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (5.88%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.47%) Redis
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
3 1 (1.47%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (8.82%) Subversion
1 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 6 (8.82%) Hudson
1 6 (8.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.88%) Maven
2 4 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (63.24%) Developer
2 34 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 15 (22.06%) Technical Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Release Manager
5 6 (8.82%) SOA Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 5 (7.35%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Designer
7 4 (5.88%) SOA Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Software Release Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Software Configuration Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Test Manager
9 1 (1.47%) Consultant
9 1 (1.47%) Systems Engineer
9 1 (1.47%) Analyst
9 1 (1.47%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.47%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.47%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (1.47%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (48.53%) REST
2 13 (19.12%) SOAP
3 7 (10.29%) Web Services
3 7 (10.29%) .NET
3 7 (10.29%) Middleware
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (8.82%) XML
5 5 (7.35%) Visualforce
6 4 (5.88%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (2.94%) LAMP
8 1 (1.47%) jQuery
8 1 (1.47%) HTML5
8 1 (1.47%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
1 1 (1.47%) User Experience
1 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.71%) UNIX
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) Integration Testing
2 20 (29.41%) Configuration Management
3 14 (20.59%) ITIL
4 9 (13.24%) Project Management
5 8 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 8 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 8 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 8 (11.76%) Capacity Management
6 7 (10.29%) Service Continuity Management
6 7 (10.29%) Performance Management
6 7 (10.29%) Trend Analysis
6 7 (10.29%) Service Management
6 7 (10.29%) Change Management
6 7 (10.29%) ITSM
7 6 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.82%) UML
7 6 (8.82%) CRM
7 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 13 (19.12%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) Perl
3 5 (7.35%) Python
4 4 (5.88%) C#
5 2 (2.94%) C++
5 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) PHP
5 2 (2.94%) SQL
5 2 (2.94%) ABAP
6 1 (1.47%) C
6 1 (1.47%) Ruby
6 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.47%) R
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB
2 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.18%) QA
2 8 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.47%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 13 (19.12%) Oracle
3 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.82%) Perforce
5 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) jBASE
6 1 (1.47%) Percona
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