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 29 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 63 67 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.99% 1.11% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.37% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £440 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £42.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.31% +40.83%
Release Management
South East

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
510 584 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 84.16% 80.77% 71.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 423 205
Median daily rate £425 £410 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 25
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.75 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +33.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £79.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (38.46%) Redis
2 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
2 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) Ansible
2 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 5 (38.46%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (38.46%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (38.46%) LAMP
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
2 5 (38.46%) Symfony
2 5 (38.46%) Zend
2 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) nginx
2 5 (38.46%) Mercurial
2 5 (38.46%) CouchDB
2 5 (38.46%) Memcached
2 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
2 5 (38.46%) Yii
2 5 (38.46%) Laravel
2 5 (38.46%) OO

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 5 (38.46%) Apache
1 5 (38.46%) nginx
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Acrobat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) CouchDB
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
1 5 (38.46%) NoSQL
1 5 (38.46%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (38.46%) Redis
1 5 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 5 (38.46%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce Developer
2 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 4 (30.77%) MySQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Migration Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Migration Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) LAMP
2 5 (38.46%) LAPP Stack
2 5 (38.46%) Laravel
2 5 (38.46%) LEMP Stack
2 5 (38.46%) Memcached
2 5 (38.46%) Symfony
2 5 (38.46%) Yii
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
3 1 (7.69%) JAX-RS
3 1 (7.69%) JPA
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) Node.js
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Spring
3 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) PMI
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
1 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
1 5 (38.46%) MVC
1 5 (38.46%) OO
1 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (38.46%) Refactoring
1 5 (38.46%) Web Application Development
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PMI Certification
1 4 (30.77%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Ansible
1 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (38.46%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) BMC Marimba
2 1 (7.69%) DameWare
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Zend
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (7.69%) Lotus
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle