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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 21 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 1.33% 2.94% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 3.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £370 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -
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 £36.00 £20.59 £32.47
% change year-on-year
+74.82% -36.57%
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
66 158 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 88.00% 92.94% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 128 69
Median daily rate £370 £358 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.49% -15.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £43.50 £34.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% +97.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport 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 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 14 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Newport region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Change and Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Change and Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration and Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL