The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
South West / Somerset
Rank - 34 41
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.63% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.01% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.51%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
196 249 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 78.71% 81.11% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 156 137
Median daily rate £355 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £308 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 20
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.75 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.28% +20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.55 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Somerset