The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Renfrewshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 21 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.09% 3.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £225 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +13.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 47 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 79.38% 75.81% 38.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 36 6
Average daily rate £324 £355 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +26.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £425 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Release Management
Scotland

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Renfrewshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management.

1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) MS Access
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Perl
5 1 (16.67%) VBScript
5 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) AIX
5 1 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Lumension
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
5 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Korn

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing Release Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) VBScript
1 1 (16.67%) Bourne shell
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Lumension