The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 53 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.32% 1.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
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 £34.33 £15.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+128.85% -55.88%
Release Management
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
311 280 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 82.06% 80.00% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 240 162
Median daily rate £425 £413 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £520 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Median hourly rate £17.00 £50.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.00% +257.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £27.00 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.20 £55.50 £18.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford 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 Oxford

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Grails
1 2 (40.00%) JPA
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Yii
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Laravel
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) CouchDB
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
2 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Grails
1 2 (40.00%) JPA
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) LAMP
2 1 (20.00%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Laravel
2 1 (20.00%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (20.00%) Memcached
2 1 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Acquisition
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) BMC
1 1 (20.00%) NetApp
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Zend