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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 31 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.82% - 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% - 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £431 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 - £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £42.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.31% +40.83%
Release Management
South West

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
169 266 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 69.55% 80.36% 86.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 140 234
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 42 12
Median hourly rate £34.00 £42.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £33.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.25 £55.00 £36.12
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton - 1 £425 -
Release Management
South West

Release Management
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SSDT
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) IaaS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft