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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 67 65 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing Release Management 11 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.75% 1.13% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 1.38% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Median daily rate £400 £440 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £19.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+66.15% -36.06%
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
519 579 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.51% 81.78% 76.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 443 255
Median daily rate £434 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +15.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 27
Median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.25% +28.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £13.21 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £50.00 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 11 (68.75%) Linux
1 11 (68.75%) Subversion
1 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
2 10 (62.50%) Redis
2 10 (62.50%) Web Application Development
2 10 (62.50%) Laravel
2 10 (62.50%) Ansible
2 10 (62.50%) LEMP Stack
2 10 (62.50%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (62.50%) Web Development
2 10 (62.50%) Refactoring
2 10 (62.50%) Symfony
2 10 (62.50%) Zend
2 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) nginx
2 10 (62.50%) Memcached
2 10 (62.50%) Puppet
2 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 10 (62.50%) Yii
2 10 (62.50%) Mercurial
2 10 (62.50%) CouchDB
2 10 (62.50%) MVC
2 10 (62.50%) LAMP
2 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL

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 10 (62.50%) Apache
1 10 (62.50%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) CouchDB
1 10 (62.50%) MongoDB
1 10 (62.50%) MySQL
1 10 (62.50%) NoSQL
1 10 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (62.50%) Redis
1 10 (62.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Subversion
2 10 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (62.50%) Jenkins
2 10 (62.50%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce Developer
2 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
2 10 (62.50%) PHP Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (31.25%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Symfony Developer
4 4 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Migration Manager
6 2 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
2 10 (62.50%) LAMP
2 10 (62.50%) LAPP Stack
2 10 (62.50%) Laravel
2 10 (62.50%) LEMP Stack
2 10 (62.50%) Memcached
2 10 (62.50%) Symfony
2 10 (62.50%) Yii
3 6 (37.50%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) CSS
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) HTML
4 1 (6.25%) JAX-RS
4 1 (6.25%) JPA
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) RESTful
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 4 (25.00%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 3 (18.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Configuration Management
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 10 (62.50%) MVC
1 10 (62.50%) OO
1 10 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
1 10 (62.50%) Refactoring
1 10 (62.50%) Web Application Development
1 10 (62.50%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (18.75%) Change Control
3 3 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 4 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (62.50%) Ansible
1 10 (62.50%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (62.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Zend