The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank - - 14
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - - 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £415 £390
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +251.85%
Release Management
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 52 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 77.78% 70.27% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 19 31
Average daily rate £400 £389 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.82% +19.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £221 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Release Management
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 (100.00%) MS Visio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Process Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 2 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA