The first table below looks at the demand for the Release Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Analyst
Rank 243 - 235
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Release Analyst 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.065% - 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% - 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate
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£295 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £283 £375 £238
% change year-on-year
-24.66% +57.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £94.00
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8443 7880 9019
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.77% 92.77% 91.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4593 4073 4128
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 547 637
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Release Analyst
England

Release Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Analyst in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Release Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Release Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Release Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Analyst within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 2 £283 -
Kent - - - -
Release Analyst
England

Release Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title.

1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) CA
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Siebel
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Altiris
3 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense

Release Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Release Analyst in their job title 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 with Release Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) UNIX
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) NetIQ
2 1 (16.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) AppSense
2 1 (16.67%) Altiris
2 1 (16.67%) Siebel
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft