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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 37 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.38% 0.30% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £493 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.55% -
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 £31.49
% change year-on-year
+74.82% -34.59%
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
227 266 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 78.28% 80.12% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 217 104
Median daily rate £425 £423 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +22.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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
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 31 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 7 (43.75%) SQL
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Control
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (25.00%) Adobe
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 4 (25.00%) Lotus
4 4 (25.00%) Acrobat
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
4 4 (25.00%) DameWare
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database

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 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MSBuild
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Developer
1 4 (25.00%) OBIEE Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) OBIEE Consultant
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Services Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Change Control
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) ETL
4 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) Migration
5 3 (18.75%) Quality Management
5 3 (18.75%) Software Distribution
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (18.75%) PMI Certification
2 3 (18.75%) PMP
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) DameWare
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
1 4 (25.00%) Lotus
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (6.25%) Informatica