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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 54 - 24
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.66% - 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% - 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £20.19 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+98.16% -32.71%
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
329 86 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 90.88% 82.69% 86.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 51 59
Average daily rate £330 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.64% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £188 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £451 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 3 0
Average hourly rate £38.00 £19.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine - 6 - -
Release Management
Scotland

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Korn
2 6 (66.67%) Service Management
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Perl
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VBScript
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) AIX
2 6 (66.67%) HPUX
2 6 (66.67%) Solaris
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 6 (66.67%) Netcool
2 6 (66.67%) SCOM
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Bourne shell
2 6 (66.67%) Regular Expression
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) CA
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (44.44%) HP SiteScope
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Monitoring Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Change and Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Release Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Regular Expression
2 1 (11.11%) AOM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) AIX
1 6 (66.67%) HPUX
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Solaris
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Service Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) BCP
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) IT Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) QMS
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Bourne shell
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) Korn
1 6 (66.67%) Perl
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
1 6 (66.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Netcool
1 6 (66.67%) SCOM
1 6 (66.67%) Tivoli
2 4 (44.44%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
1 6 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) CA
2 5 (55.56%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft