The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 54 70 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -1
Contract jobs citing Release Management 10 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.61% 0.77% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.95% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Median daily rate £200 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £15.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+128.85% -55.88%
Release Management
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
503 838 643
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.87% 80.97% 78.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 496 369
Median daily rate £430 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £272 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £9.05 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (30.00%) ATM
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
4 3 (30.00%) SCCM
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) German Language
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 2 (20.00%) Automotive
5 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) B2C
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) zOS

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) ATM
2 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) SAP BI
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP BI Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Financial Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Financial Support
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Support
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Solaris
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 3 (30.00%) Logistics
5 2 (20.00%) B2C
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) SAP