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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Rank 84 78 39
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -39
Contract jobs citing Release Management 5 15 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.46% 1.09% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.29% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 16
Median daily rate £588 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.55% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £374 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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
928 1164 989
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.90% 84.53% 86.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 810 693
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £10.20 £12.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £19.44 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 13 (59.09%) Velocity
3 12 (54.55%) HTML
3 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) CSS3
4 11 (50.00%) Microservices
4 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (50.00%) Java
4 11 (50.00%) Middleware
5 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 10 (45.45%) Spring
5 10 (45.45%) AppDynamics
5 10 (45.45%) Spring Cloud
5 10 (45.45%) Splunk
5 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
5 10 (45.45%) PaaS
5 10 (45.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (45.45%) New Relic
5 10 (45.45%) Spring Boot
5 10 (45.45%) MuleSoft
6 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (31.82%) Banking
7 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (13.64%) Finance
8 3 (13.64%) .NET

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (45.45%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (45.45%) PaaS
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
1 2 (9.09%) MSBuild
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Games
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Platform Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) Velocity
2 12 (54.55%) CSS
2 12 (54.55%) CSS3
2 12 (54.55%) HTML
2 12 (54.55%) HTML5
3 11 (50.00%) Middleware
4 10 (45.45%) Spring
4 10 (45.45%) Spring Boot
4 10 (45.45%) Spring Cloud
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Core
6 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.09%) LESS
6 2 (9.09%) React
6 2 (9.09%) Sass
7 1 (4.55%) jQuery
7 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Derivative
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (63.64%) DevOps
2 11 (50.00%) Microservices
3 10 (45.45%) Configuration Management
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
6 2 (9.09%) Information Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
6 2 (9.09%) Problem Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) AppDynamics
1 10 (45.45%) MuleSoft
1 10 (45.45%) New Relic
1 10 (45.45%) Splunk
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle