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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 53 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.87% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 0.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Median daily rate £475 £409 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.20% -
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 £32.47
% change year-on-year
+74.82% -36.57%
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
439 582 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 76.08% 77.81% 70.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 381 220
Median daily rate £400 £423 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +23.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 20
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.42% +38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +10 4 £475 -3.55%
Kidlington - 1 £475 -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 10 (43.48%) SQL
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Change Control
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
4 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
4 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
5 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (26.09%) ETL
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle OWB
6 5 (21.74%) DameWare
6 5 (21.74%) Lotus
6 5 (21.74%) Acrobat
6 5 (21.74%) Internet
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) IBM Notes
6 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 5 (21.74%) Adobe
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
6 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (21.74%) Data Centre

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 (21.74%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle BI EE
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MSBuild
2 2 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) OBIEE Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Services Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) OBIEE Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Migration Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle BI Consultant
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Change Control
2 8 (34.78%) Project Management
3 7 (30.43%) Data Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) Kimball Methodology
4 6 (26.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (26.09%) ETL
4 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
5 5 (21.74%) Data Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
7 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 3 (13.04%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.35%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (17.39%) PMI Certification
2 4 (17.39%) PMP
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) DameWare
2 1 (4.35%) BMC Marimba
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Adobe
2 5 (21.74%) Lotus
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (13.04%) Informatica
5 1 (4.35%) BMC