The first table below looks at the demand for the Release Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 16 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 Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Analyst
Rank 29 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Release Analyst 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.43% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £394 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.93% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
218 172 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 92.77% 92.97% 88.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 99 56
Average daily rate £325 £310 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +30.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.75 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.64% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £25.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Release Analyst
South Yorkshire

Release Analyst
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) MKS
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Build Forge

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Build Forge
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) MKS