The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 33 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +14
Contract jobs citing Release Management 26 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.22% 3.33% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 4.13% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 1
Median daily rate £400 £301 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.11% -14.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £12.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+275.00% -74.73%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
502 436 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.49% 80.74% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 351 365
Median daily rate £475 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 26
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.16% +11.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £15.90 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £115.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 Oxfordshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +4 15 £313 +8.60%
Kidlington - 1 £475 -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 18 (48.65%) MVC
1 18 (48.65%) PostgreSQL
1 18 (48.65%) PHP
1 18 (48.65%) MySQL
1 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
2 17 (45.95%) Laravel
2 17 (45.95%) Symfony
3 13 (35.14%) Web Development
3 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
4 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
4 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (32.43%) Redis
4 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
4 12 (32.43%) Yii
4 12 (32.43%) Node.js
4 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (32.43%) nginx
4 12 (32.43%) Mercurial
4 12 (32.43%) CouchDB
4 12 (32.43%) Memcached
4 12 (32.43%) Puppet
4 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
4 12 (32.43%) NoSQL
4 12 (32.43%) Subversion
4 12 (32.43%) Zend
4 12 (32.43%) Refactoring
4 12 (32.43%) LAMP
4 12 (32.43%) Linux
4 12 (32.43%) OO
4 12 (32.43%) Apache

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 12 (32.43%) Apache
1 12 (32.43%) nginx
2 6 (16.22%) Drupal
2 6 (16.22%) SilverStripe
3 1 (2.70%) ArcGIS
3 1 (2.70%) GeoServer
3 1 (2.70%) Perch
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) NAS
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (48.65%) MySQL
1 18 (48.65%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (32.43%) CouchDB
2 12 (32.43%) MongoDB
2 12 (32.43%) NoSQL
2 12 (32.43%) Redis
2 12 (32.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (48.65%) Git (software)
2 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 12 (32.43%) Mercurial
2 12 (32.43%) Subversion
3 2 (5.41%) Gradle
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) PHP Developer
3 11 (29.73%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Symfony Developer
4 9 (24.32%) PHP Zend Developer
5 8 (21.62%) Analyst
6 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
7 6 (16.22%) Data Centre Manager
7 6 (16.22%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 6 (16.22%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (16.22%) Desktop Support
7 6 (16.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
8 5 (13.51%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
8 5 (13.51%) Data Migration Manager
8 5 (13.51%) Data Migration Project Manager
8 5 (13.51%) Migration Manager
8 5 (13.51%) Migration Project Manager
9 4 (10.81%) Senior Desktop Analyst
9 4 (10.81%) Senior Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (45.95%) Laravel
1 17 (45.95%) Symfony
2 13 (35.14%) AngularJS
3 12 (32.43%) LAMP
3 12 (32.43%) LAPP Stack
3 12 (32.43%) LEMP Stack
3 12 (32.43%) Memcached
3 12 (32.43%) Node.js
3 12 (32.43%) Yii
4 8 (21.62%) XML
4 8 (21.62%) XSLT
5 6 (16.22%) XML Schema
6 2 (5.41%) Grails
6 2 (5.41%) JPA
6 2 (5.41%) JSON
6 2 (5.41%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.70%) Google Maps API
7 1 (2.70%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
2 7 (18.92%) PMI
3 5 (13.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 7 (18.92%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) MVC
2 13 (35.14%) Web Development
3 12 (32.43%) Configuration Management
3 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (32.43%) OO
3 12 (32.43%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (32.43%) Refactoring
3 12 (32.43%) Web Application Development
4 11 (29.73%) Change Management
5 9 (24.32%) Migration
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
6 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
6 8 (21.62%) Project Management
7 7 (18.92%) Change Control
7 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
7 7 (18.92%) Risk Management
8 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.22%) RDF
8 6 (16.22%) Secure Coding
9 5 (13.51%) Creative Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) PHP
2 6 (16.22%) Perl
2 6 (16.22%) XPath
3 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (18.92%) PMI Certification
2 7 (18.92%) PMP
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Ansible
1 12 (32.43%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (32.43%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Zend
2 7 (18.92%) BMC
2 7 (18.92%) Remedy
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.70%) Google
4 1 (2.70%) NetApp
4 1 (2.70%) Symantec
4 1 (2.70%) VMware