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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 37 37 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Release Management 13 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.04% 0.57% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 0.74% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £415 £390
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +251.85%
Release Management
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
349 271 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.54% 76.77% 73.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 119 101
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +13.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (47.62%) Oracle
1 10 (47.62%) CRM
2 9 (42.86%) Java
2 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 8 (38.10%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) SAP
4 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) UML
5 6 (28.57%) OO
5 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Web Design
5 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (28.57%) Data Security
5 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (28.57%) ArchiMate
5 6 (28.57%) Relational Database

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
3 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (23.81%) Retail
3 3 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Billing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Release Manager
4 4 (19.05%) Designer
4 4 (19.05%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Designer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) TIBCO Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) Ajax
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) DHTML
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) Visualforce
3 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Blog
1 2 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (19.05%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) CRM
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Configuration Management
3 6 (28.57%) ArchiMate
3 6 (28.57%) Data Security
3 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (28.57%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
3 6 (28.57%) UML
3 6 (28.57%) Web Design
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Presales
5 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) Open Source
6 2 (9.52%) Process Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (14.29%) COBOL
3 1 (4.76%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 8 (38.10%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (33.33%) SAP
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 6 (28.57%) VMware
5 3 (14.29%) Micro Focus
6 2 (9.52%) BMC
6 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
7 1 (4.76%) Apigee
7 1 (4.76%) Informatica