The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Release Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Engineer
England / London
Rank 391 404 382
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Release Engineer 14 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.033% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.035% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 22
Median daily rate £520 £388 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.19% -11.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £478 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.18 £38.75 -
% change year-on-year
-45.34% -

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
18361 20062 20287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.10% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 13139 14193 14289
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 305 335
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Release Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Release Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Release Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Release Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Release Engineer
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 Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
Docklands, London - 1 £600 -
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Release Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) SQL
3 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
4 12 (41.38%) DevOps
4 12 (41.38%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) Ansible
6 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
6 9 (31.03%) Oracle
7 7 (24.14%) Puppet
7 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
7 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (24.14%) Banking
8 6 (20.69%) Subversion
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (20.69%) Release Management
9 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
9 5 (17.24%) Java
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
9 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) Maven
10 4 (13.79%) Perl
10 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
10 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (10.34%) Docker
11 3 (10.34%) SELinux
11 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development

Release Engineer 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 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) Apache
2 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
2 1 (3.45%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (3.45%) OpenVPN
2 1 (3.45%) SSH
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.45%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.69%) Subversion
4 5 (17.24%) TeamCity
5 4 (13.79%) Maven
6 3 (10.34%) Ant
6 3 (10.34%) Hudson
6 3 (10.34%) JIRA
7 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
7 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (3.45%) ClearCase
8 1 (3.45%) ClearQuest
8 1 (3.45%) CMake
8 1 (3.45%) FitNesse
8 1 (3.45%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (3.45%) JUnit
8 1 (3.45%) SCons
8 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (24.14%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 3 (10.34%) LAMP
3 2 (6.90%) J2EE
3 2 (6.90%) Middleware
3 2 (6.90%) Velocity
4 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.45%) MCollective
4 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.90%) Equities
2 2 (6.90%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) Derivative
3 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) Windows
3 3 (10.34%) Unix
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) DevOps
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (20.69%) Release Management
4 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.34%) Build Automation
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 3 (10.34%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.34%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) Microservices
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
6 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (48.28%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) Shell Script
4 4 (13.79%) Perl
5 3 (10.34%) C#
6 2 (6.90%) C
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) VBScript
7 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) Postfix
2 1 (3.45%) Squid
2 1 (3.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Ansible
2 7 (24.14%) Puppet
3 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (10.34%) SELinux
5 2 (6.90%) Control-M
5 2 (6.90%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (3.45%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (3.45%) Kibana
6 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.45%) logstash
6 1 (3.45%) Rancher
6 1 (3.45%) Terraform
6 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Sonatype
4 1 (3.45%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) Murex
4 1 (3.45%) Perforce
4 1 (3.45%) VMware
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