The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 32 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing Release Management 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.67% 0.85% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.17% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£318 £303 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.95% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £379
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £52.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-35.23% +110.00%
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Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 342 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 72.97% 72.30% 68.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 133 106
Average daily rate £388 £318 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.04% -9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £10.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% +29.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £8.95 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £102.90 £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +4.08%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Serena
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) HTTP
5 1 (10.00%) WSDL
5 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
5 1 (10.00%) IBM
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) Java

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) DMZ
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Release Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) WSDL
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Coaching
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Serena
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Intel
3 1 (10.00%) Software AG
3 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow