The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Analyst
Rank 69 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Release Analyst 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.14% - 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£363 - £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £274 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
642 318 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.37% 90.08% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 142 187
Average daily rate £350 £325 £291
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £178 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 32
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.10 £13.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +19.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.54 £12.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.09 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Analyst in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Release Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Release Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Release Analyst
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management