The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Release Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Analyst
Rank 420 422 416
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Release Analyst 6 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.009% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.009% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Median daily rate £448 £475 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £475 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Release Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20603 22082 22266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 95.17% 94.57% 95.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14942 15388 15536
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.11% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 375 402
Median hourly rate £17.89 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.86% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £52.17 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured Release Analyst in the job title.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Release Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Release Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Release Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Release Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Release Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Release Analyst across the London region.

Release Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Release Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
City of London +38 1 - - 1
Wimbledon - 1 £448 -
Release Analyst
England

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Release Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring Release Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 8 (53.33%) Release Management
3 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
4 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) IBM
5 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Windows
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
6 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (20.00%) .NET
6 3 (20.00%) C#
6 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Service Management

Release Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.67%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (13.33%) Ant
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Hudson
2 2 (13.33%) Subversion
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.67%) FishEye
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Derivative
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Release Management
2 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) SDLC
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow
5 2 (13.33%) Workflow Management
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
6 1 (6.67%) ETRM
6 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) IBM
3 3 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) HP