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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 54 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.20% - 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% - 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £625 - £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £375 £405
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.58% +25.73%
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
422 360 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 82.58% 82.19% 74.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 281 112
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £12.35 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.67% -65.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £9.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
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 7 December 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 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) MuleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) SLA
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (14.29%) Confluence
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio 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 1 (14.29%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Test Manager
1 2 (28.57%) UAT Manager
1 2 (28.57%) UAT Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Coach
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Agile Coach
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) MuleSoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Benchmarking
3 2 (28.57%) Business Development
3 2 (28.57%) Defect Management
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
3 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) MuleSoft