The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 44 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 9 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.17% - 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% - 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 8
Median daily rate £463 - £305
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £20.59 £31.49
% change year-on-year
+82.10% -34.59%
Release Management
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
328 218 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 79.04% 77.30% 69.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 152 87
Median daily rate £450 £375 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +23.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £731 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -13.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield 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 Sheffield

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 10 (66.67%) Java
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) JIRA
2 6 (40.00%) GitHub
2 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (40.00%) RESTful
2 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (40.00%) Groovy
2 6 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) SAS
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
3 4 (26.67%) Control-M
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 6 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 6 (40.00%) Confluence
2 4 (26.67%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (13.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (26.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Security Patching
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) Groovy
3 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Control-M
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (13.33%) Tableau