The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 64 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.21% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.28% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Median daily rate £403 £273 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.70% -37.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £410
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +25.73%
Release Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
575 717 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.08% 76.44% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 437 391
Median daily rate £413 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 8
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.09 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +33.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
3 2 (22.22%) PBX
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
3 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Process
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Confluence

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (11.11%) Confluence
1 1 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) PBX
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) PBX Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Build and Release Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Build Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Trainee
2 1 (11.11%) Voice Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Planning
3 1 (11.11%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Nortel
2 1 (11.11%) Atlassian
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) VMware