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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Engineer
Rank 418 426 427
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Release Engineer 18 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.026% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.028% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 7
Median daily rate £520 £500 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £413 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £431 £358
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +20.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Release Engineer
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
20547 21624 22839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.81% 95.17% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 15330 16456
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 343 446
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.40 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 2016.

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 2 December 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 - 2 £563 -
Release Engineer
England

Release Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 12 (46.15%) Ansible
4 11 (42.31%) DevOps
4 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
5 10 (38.46%) Oracle
5 10 (38.46%) Linux
6 9 (34.62%) Windows
6 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
6 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
6 9 (34.62%) Puppet
7 8 (30.77%) Release Management
7 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (26.92%) Banking
8 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (23.08%) Maven
9 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
9 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Perl
10 5 (19.23%) Ant
10 5 (19.23%) Subversion
11 4 (15.38%) JIRA
11 4 (15.38%) Refactoring
11 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 4 (15.38%) VMware
11 4 (15.38%) VBScript
11 4 (15.38%) .NET

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 4 (15.38%) Confluence
1 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) DNS
1 3 (11.54%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (11.54%) OpenVPN
1 3 (11.54%) SSH
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) Hadoop
1 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (42.31%) Git (software)
3 9 (34.62%) TeamCity
4 6 (23.08%) Maven
5 5 (19.23%) Ant
5 5 (19.23%) Subversion
6 4 (15.38%) Hudson
6 4 (15.38%) JIRA
6 4 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (11.54%) JIRA Agile
7 3 (11.54%) JUnit
7 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
8 2 (7.69%) CMake
8 2 (7.69%) SCons
9 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (26.92%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) ELK Stack
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) HTML5
2 3 (11.54%) MCollective
2 3 (11.54%) Software Packaging
3 2 (7.69%) LAMP
3 2 (7.69%) Velocity
4 1 (3.85%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.69%) Equities
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Windows
3 4 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) DevOps
2 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Release Management
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 4 (15.38%) Refactoring
7 3 (11.54%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.54%) Identity Management
7 3 (11.54%) MVC
7 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
8 2 (7.69%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
3 6 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 4 (15.38%) VBScript
6 3 (11.54%) C#
6 3 (11.54%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) Ruby
7 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
1 3 (11.54%) Postfix
1 3 (11.54%) Squid
1 3 (11.54%) vCloud
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) Ansible
2 9 (34.62%) Puppet
3 4 (15.38%) Control-M
3 4 (15.38%) ITRS Geneos
3 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (11.54%) Kibana
4 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
4 3 (11.54%) logstash
4 3 (11.54%) Rancher
4 3 (11.54%) Terraform
4 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
5 2 (7.69%) SELinux
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Atlassian
3 3 (11.54%) Sonatype
4 1 (3.85%) Perforce
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat