The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 36 40 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.42% 0.86% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 1.30% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.19 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+98.16% -32.71%
Release Management
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
202 230 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 71.63% 66.09% 75.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 127 116
Median daily rate £300 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 41
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.61 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £16.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 4 £300 -
Release Management
East Midlands

Release Management
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) CMDB
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) V-Model
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
4 1 (20.00%) TickIT
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Asset and Configuration Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Manager
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Configuration Manager
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Asset Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Configuration Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Build Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Release Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Release Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (20.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy