The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / London
Rank 198 213 197
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -16
Contract jobs citing Release Management 231 226 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.19% 1.09% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.30% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 151 171
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16462 17382 17138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 84.19% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11897 12350 12358
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Release Management
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 Management within the London region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
City of London +3 38 £500 +8.10% 12
Kingston Upon Thames -1 9 £375 +7.14%
Croydon -5 6 £471 +57.08% 1
Canary Wharf -1 5 £250 -50.00%
Docklands, London -4 2 £650 +30.00%
Hammersmith - 2 £360 - 1
Uxbridge - 2 - -
Brentford - 1 - -
Westminster - 1 - -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 London region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 155 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (27.42%) Finance
3 113 (22.29%) SQL
4 100 (19.72%) ITIL
4 100 (19.72%) Linux
5 94 (18.54%) Banking
6 90 (17.75%) DevOps
7 85 (16.77%) SDLC
8 82 (16.17%) Unix
9 80 (15.78%) Oracle
10 79 (15.58%) Java
10 79 (15.58%) Windows
11 74 (14.60%) Change Management
12 68 (13.41%) Scrum
13 59 (11.64%) Migration
14 58 (11.44%) Project Management
14 58 (11.44%) Microsoft
14 58 (11.44%) JIRA
14 58 (11.44%) QA
15 57 (11.24%) Configuration Management
16 56 (11.05%) Security Cleared
17 55 (10.85%) Git (software)
18 54 (10.65%) Service Management
19 53 (10.45%) C++
20 52 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
21 49 (9.66%) Jenkins
22 48 (9.47%) .NET
23 47 (9.27%) SC Cleared
24 46 (9.07%) OO
25 45 (8.88%) Investment Banking

Release Management
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 44 (8.68%) SharePoint
2 32 (6.31%) Confluence
3 12 (2.37%) Tomcat
4 11 (2.17%) Apache
4 11 (2.17%) Apache Spark
5 9 (1.78%) Skype for Business
6 8 (1.58%) MQSeries
7 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (1.38%) MS Exchange
7 7 (1.38%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (1.38%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.99%) IIS
9 4 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.59%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.59%) CMS
11 2 (0.39%) nginx
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 22 (4.34%) MS Office
3 19 (3.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 18 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 17 (3.35%) MS Project
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.59%) Lorenzo
3 3 (0.59%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (0.59%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Documaker
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.20%) Front Arena
5 1 (0.20%) HFM
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI-AA
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI-AP
5 1 (0.20%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 36 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (4.34%) Office 365
3 19 (3.75%) Azure Active Directory
3 19 (3.75%) OneDrive
3 19 (3.75%) Yammer
4 16 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (3.16%) GitHub
5 7 (1.38%) SaaS
6 4 (0.79%) IaaS
7 3 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.39%) G Suite
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.20%) Route 53
9 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.75%) Firewall
1 19 (3.75%) Skype
2 9 (1.78%) WAN
3 8 (1.58%) LAN
4 4 (0.79%) DNS
4 4 (0.79%) SAN
5 3 (0.59%) Internet
5 3 (0.59%) LDAP
5 3 (0.59%) NAS
5 3 (0.59%) SSL
5 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.39%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.39%) Network Security
6 2 (0.39%) VoIP
6 2 (0.39%) VPN
7 1 (0.20%) Broadband
7 1 (0.20%) DHCP
7 1 (0.20%) HTTP
7 1 (0.20%) MPLS
7 1 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (8.28%) SQL Server
2 38 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (5.92%) Big Data
4 26 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 25 (4.93%) OLTP
6 20 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.75%) Hadoop
8 16 (3.16%) Tick Data
9 12 (2.37%) NoSQL
9 12 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.17%) DB2
11 10 (1.97%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.58%) MySQL
12 8 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.38%) QlikView
14 5 (0.99%) Apache Hive
14 5 (0.99%) HBase
14 5 (0.99%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.79%) Redis
15 4 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 58 (11.44%) JIRA
2 55 (10.85%) Git (software)
3 49 (9.66%) Jenkins
4 27 (5.33%) Maven
5 25 (4.93%) Selenium
6 19 (3.75%) Subversion
7 18 (3.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (2.96%) TeamCity
9 13 (2.56%) JUnit
10 12 (2.37%) Hudson
11 10 (1.97%) Ant
11 10 (1.97%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.97%) DbUnit
11 10 (1.97%) Robot Framework
12 9 (1.78%) Visual Studio
13 8 (1.58%) Gradle
13 8 (1.58%) MSI
13 8 (1.58%) Sonatype Nexus
14 7 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 7 (1.38%) Mockito
General
1 139 (27.42%) Finance
2 94 (18.54%) Banking
3 45 (8.88%) Investment Banking
4 25 (4.93%) Legal
5 20 (3.94%) Front Office
6 18 (3.55%) Retail
7 15 (2.96%) Marketing
8 10 (1.97%) Financial Institution
9 8 (1.58%) Advertising
10 6 (1.18%) Publishing
11 5 (0.99%) Billing
11 5 (0.99%) Prime Brokerage
11 5 (0.99%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.79%) Games
13 3 (0.59%) French Language
14 2 (0.39%) Italian Language
14 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.39%) Portuguese Language
14 2 (0.39%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 97 (19.13%) Developer
2 62 (12.23%) Release Manager
3 51 (10.06%) Analyst
4 46 (9.07%) C++ Developer
5 37 (7.30%) DevOps Engineer
6 26 (5.13%) Project Manager
7 22 (4.34%) Java Developer
8 21 (4.14%) Change Manager
9 20 (3.94%) Service Analyst
10 18 (3.55%) Consultant
10 18 (3.55%) Service Manager
11 16 (3.16%) Architect
11 16 (3.16%) Service Transition Manager
11 16 (3.16%) Transition Manager
12 14 (2.76%) Administrator
12 14 (2.76%) Support Engineer
13 12 (2.37%) C++/Java Developer
14 11 (2.17%) .NET Developer
14 11 (2.17%) Business Analyst
14 11 (2.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (9.47%) .NET
2 35 (6.90%) Web Services
3 34 (6.71%) STL
4 31 (6.11%) XML
5 26 (5.13%) HTML
6 22 (4.34%) Middleware
7 21 (4.14%) JSON
8 20 (3.94%) CSS
8 20 (3.94%) REST
8 20 (3.94%) Spring
9 19 (3.75%) J2EE
10 18 (3.55%) Velocity
11 17 (3.35%) SOAP
12 16 (3.16%) ASP.NET
13 13 (2.56%) AngularJS
13 13 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (2.56%) HTML5
14 12 (2.37%) EJB
14 12 (2.37%) JSP
14 12 (2.37%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 33 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.37%) Equities
5 10 (1.97%) Client/Server
6 9 (1.78%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.78%) Data Centre
6 9 (1.78%) Fixed Income
6 9 (1.78%) Hedge funds
6 9 (1.78%) iSeries
7 6 (1.18%) Fintech
7 6 (1.18%) Mainframe
7 6 (1.18%) Video on Demand
8 5 (0.99%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.99%) Derivative
8 5 (0.99%) Reference Data
9 4 (0.79%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.79%) CMDB
9 4 (0.79%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 100 (19.72%) Linux
2 82 (16.17%) Unix
3 79 (15.58%) Windows
4 23 (4.54%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.78%) AIX
5 9 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (1.38%) Windows 10
6 7 (1.38%) Windows 7
7 6 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.79%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.59%) CentOS
9 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.39%) Android
10 2 (0.39%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (0.39%) Solaris
11 1 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (19.72%) ITIL
3 90 (17.75%) DevOps
4 85 (16.77%) SDLC
5 74 (14.60%) Change Management
6 68 (13.41%) Scrum
7 59 (11.64%) Migration
8 58 (11.44%) Project Management
9 57 (11.24%) Configuration Management
10 54 (10.65%) Service Management
11 52 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 46 (9.07%) OO
13 43 (8.48%) Software Engineering
14 31 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (5.92%) MVC
16 29 (5.72%) Service Delivery
17 28 (5.52%) TDD
18 27 (5.33%) Analytics
19 26 (5.13%) Incident Management
20 24 (4.73%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 113 (22.29%) SQL
2 79 (15.58%) Java
3 53 (10.45%) C++
4 43 (8.48%) Python
5 42 (8.28%) Perl
5 42 (8.28%) PowerShell
6 33 (6.51%) JavaScript
7 22 (4.34%) C#
8 21 (4.14%) Shell Script
9 17 (3.35%) VB
10 15 (2.96%) T-SQL
11 14 (2.76%) Scala
12 13 (2.56%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.37%) Ruby
13 12 (2.37%) VB.NET
14 10 (1.97%) VB6
15 9 (1.78%) Go
15 9 (1.78%) Rust
16 8 (1.58%) C
17 7 (1.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 56 (11.05%) Security Cleared
2 47 (9.27%) SC Cleared
3 30 (5.92%) Degree
4 18 (3.55%) DV Cleared
5 17 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (2.56%) PhD
7 6 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 5 (0.99%) ISEB
8 5 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.79%) CISSP
9 4 (0.79%) ECDL
10 3 (0.59%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.59%) CEH
10 3 (0.59%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.59%) PMP
11 2 (0.39%) ACCA
11 2 (0.39%) CIMA
11 2 (0.39%) MBA
12 1 (0.20%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (11.44%) QA
2 23 (4.54%) SLA
3 9 (1.78%) MiFID
4 7 (1.38%) Dodd-Frank
5 6 (1.18%) EMIR
6 5 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.59%) FATCA
7 3 (0.59%) SDET
8 2 (0.39%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.39%) WCAG
9 1 (0.20%) Basel II
9 1 (0.20%) Basel III
System Software
1 30 (5.92%) Active Directory
2 18 (3.55%) Docker
3 13 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (1.18%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.79%) vSphere
7 3 (0.59%) vCloud
7 3 (0.59%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.20%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.20%) NFS
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Clusterware
Systems Management
1 30 (5.92%) Puppet
2 26 (5.13%) Ansible
3 21 (4.14%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.97%) SCCM
5 6 (1.18%) SELinux
5 6 (1.18%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.79%) Control-M
6 4 (0.79%) OpenAM
6 4 (0.79%) OpenSSO
6 4 (0.79%) Salt
6 4 (0.79%) WSUS
7 3 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.59%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (0.59%) Nessus
7 3 (0.59%) Nmap
7 3 (0.59%) Sysprep
8 2 (0.39%) Casper Suite
8 2 (0.39%) HP SiteScope
8 2 (0.39%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.39%) Mesos
Vendors
1 80 (15.78%) Oracle
2 58 (11.44%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.54%) VMware
4 20 (3.94%) SAP
5 12 (2.37%) ServiceNow
6 10 (1.97%) Google
6 10 (1.97%) HP
7 8 (1.58%) Sitecore
7 8 (1.58%) webMethods
8 6 (1.18%) Perforce
8 6 (1.18%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.99%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.99%) IBM
9 5 (0.99%) LANDesk
9 5 (0.99%) Sybase
10 4 (0.79%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.79%) Intel Security
10 4 (0.79%) Netezza
11 3 (0.59%) F5
11 3 (0.59%) Talend
London
Cyberteam
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Sogeti
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £575 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Resource Group
Rate: £350 - £379 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Sogeti
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £415 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Huxley
Rate: £600 - £800 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago