The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 1.35% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £47.50 £12.90
% change year-on-year
-45.26% +268.21%
Release Management
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
68 64 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 91.89% 91.43% 86.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 39 36
Average daily rate £380 £435 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.64% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 1
Average hourly rate £48.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Release Management
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL