The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 53 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 14 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.32% - 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% - 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 3
Median daily rate £224 - £225
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £20.59 £31.49
% change year-on-year
+94.24% -34.59%
Release Management
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
387 79 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 91.71% 80.61% 91.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 48 69
Median daily rate £320 £343 £317
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 1 0
Median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 Renfrewshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Erskine - 14 £224 -
Release Management
Scotland

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) HP
2 11 (68.75%) Service Management
3 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 10 (62.50%) AIX
3 10 (62.50%) IBM
3 10 (62.50%) Solaris
3 10 (62.50%) Java
3 10 (62.50%) Perl
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Change Management
6 7 (43.75%) Netcool
6 7 (43.75%) Korn
6 7 (43.75%) SCOM
6 7 (43.75%) HPUX
6 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
6 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
6 7 (43.75%) SQL
6 7 (43.75%) VBScript
6 7 (43.75%) Linux
6 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
6 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (43.75%) Bourne shell
6 7 (43.75%) Regular Expression
7 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 6 (37.50%) CA

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 3 (18.75%) Apache
1 3 (18.75%) AquaLogic
1 3 (18.75%) JBoss
1 3 (18.75%) MQSeries
1 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Application Server
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
1 3 (18.75%) Tuxedo
1 3 (18.75%) WebLogic
1 3 (18.75%) WebLogic Portal
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere
1 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Build Forge
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Change Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Monitoring Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Monitoring Specialist
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Change and Release Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Change Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Regular Expression
2 3 (18.75%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (18.75%) J2EE
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) AIX
1 10 (62.50%) Solaris
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) HPUX
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (43.75%) Windows XP
3 3 (18.75%) OS/390
3 3 (18.75%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) Service Management
3 8 (50.00%) Change Management
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) QMS
5 4 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) IT Governance
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
1 10 (62.50%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) Bourne shell
2 7 (43.75%) Korn
2 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) VBScript
3 3 (18.75%) C
3 3 (18.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (31.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Netcool
1 7 (43.75%) SCOM
1 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
2 5 (31.25%) HP SiteScope
3 3 (18.75%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) HP
2 10 (62.50%) IBM
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 7 (43.75%) Red Hat
5 6 (37.50%) CA
6 3 (18.75%) Axway
6 3 (18.75%) Fujitsu
6 3 (18.75%) Oracle
6 3 (18.75%) Sun