The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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
England / South East
Rank 176 131 120
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -11
Contract jobs citing Release Management 60 122 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.82% 1.49% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.86% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 65 49
Median daily rate £494 £350 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.07% -15.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £130 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £482 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.72%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5871 6558 7112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.38% 79.95% 78.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3475 3950 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 287 240
Median hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.88 £47.75
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 the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

Release Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the South East region.

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Hampshire -15 20 £488 +14.70% 2
Oxfordshire -5 17 £475 +130.30% 3
Berkshire -5 14 £563 +65.44% 3
Surrey +12 5 £650 +57.57% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £415 - 1
Sussex 0 1 - -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 39 (26.53%) ITIL
2 38 (25.85%) Configuration Management
3 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.09%) Linux
4 31 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (20.41%) Security Cleared
6 29 (19.73%) Git (software)
7 24 (16.33%) SC Cleared
8 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
8 23 (15.65%) MVC
9 22 (14.97%) PostgreSQL
9 22 (14.97%) PHP
9 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
9 22 (14.97%) AngularJS
10 21 (14.29%) Node.js
11 20 (13.61%) MySQL
12 19 (12.93%) Symfony
12 19 (12.93%) Laravel
13 18 (12.24%) Apache
13 18 (12.24%) Project Management
13 18 (12.24%) Service Management
14 17 (11.56%) Change Management
14 17 (11.56%) Scrum
14 17 (11.56%) Relational Database
15 16 (10.88%) Ansible
15 16 (10.88%) Subversion
15 16 (10.88%) Web Development
15 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
15 16 (10.88%) XML
16 15 (10.20%) Oracle

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (12.24%) Apache
2 14 (9.52%) nginx
3 11 (7.48%) WebSphere
4 10 (6.80%) SharePoint
5 9 (6.12%) Confluence
6 6 (4.08%) Drupal
6 6 (4.08%) SAS
6 6 (4.08%) SilverStripe
7 5 (3.40%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (3.40%) IIS
8 2 (1.36%) JBoss
8 2 (1.36%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.68%) CMS
9 1 (0.68%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.68%) Perch
9 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (10.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.04%) MS Office
4 2 (1.36%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.48%) IaaS
1 11 (7.48%) PaaS
2 7 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.08%) Amazon Kinesis
3 6 (4.08%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.04%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) GitHub
5 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) SMS
2 6 (4.08%) ATM
2 6 (4.08%) SAN
3 4 (2.72%) HTTP
3 4 (2.72%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.36%) Network Security
4 2 (1.36%) PBX
5 1 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.68%) NAS
5 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.97%) PostgreSQL
2 20 (13.61%) MySQL
3 17 (11.56%) Relational Database
4 14 (9.52%) CouchDB
4 14 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 14 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 14 (9.52%) Redis
5 6 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (4.08%) DB2
5 6 (4.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.72%) SQL Server
7 2 (1.36%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.68%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) HBase
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (19.73%) Git (software)
2 23 (15.65%) Jenkins
3 16 (10.88%) Subversion
4 14 (9.52%) JIRA
4 14 (9.52%) Mercurial
5 6 (4.08%) Gatling
6 3 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.36%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.36%) Gradle
7 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.36%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.68%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.68%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.68%) JIRA Agile
8 1 (0.68%) MSI
8 1 (0.68%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (10.20%) Finance
2 7 (4.76%) Banking
2 7 (4.76%) Retail
2 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.40%) Financial Institution
4 4 (2.72%) Advertising
5 3 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.36%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 41 (27.89%) Developer
2 18 (12.24%) PHP Developer
3 16 (10.88%) Project Manager
3 16 (10.88%) Release Manager
4 12 (8.16%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 12 (8.16%) Symfony Developer
5 10 (6.80%) Analyst
6 8 (5.44%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.76%) E-Commerce Developer
8 6 (4.08%) E-Commerce PHP Developer
8 6 (4.08%) IT Analyst
8 6 (4.08%) PHP Zend Developer
9 5 (3.40%) Consultant
9 5 (3.40%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (3.40%) Node.js Developer
9 5 (3.40%) Technical Manager
9 5 (3.40%) Technical Project Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (2.72%) Scrum Master
10 4 (2.72%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (14.97%) AngularJS
2 21 (14.29%) Node.js
3 19 (12.93%) Laravel
3 19 (12.93%) Symfony
4 16 (10.88%) XML
5 14 (9.52%) LAMP
5 14 (9.52%) LAPP Stack
5 14 (9.52%) LEMP Stack
5 14 (9.52%) Memcached
5 14 (9.52%) Yii
6 12 (8.16%) Web Services
7 9 (6.12%) .NET
8 8 (5.44%) XSLT
9 7 (4.76%) CSS
9 7 (4.76%) HTML
9 7 (4.76%) HTML5
9 7 (4.76%) REST
10 6 (4.08%) CSS3
10 6 (4.08%) LESS
10 6 (4.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.48%) CMDB
3 5 (3.40%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.40%) Mainframe
4 4 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.72%) PMI
5 3 (2.04%) Life Science
5 3 (2.04%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.36%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Clustering
7 1 (0.68%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) EPoS
7 1 (0.68%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.68%) Statistics
7 1 (0.68%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (21.09%) Linux
2 12 (8.16%) Windows
3 9 (6.12%) Unix
4 6 (4.08%) Solaris
5 5 (3.40%) zOS
6 2 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (26.53%) ITIL
2 38 (25.85%) Configuration Management
3 33 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (15.65%) MVC
6 18 (12.24%) Project Management
6 18 (12.24%) Service Management
7 17 (11.56%) Change Management
7 17 (11.56%) Scrum
8 16 (10.88%) Web Development
9 15 (10.20%) Performance Tuning
9 15 (10.20%) Software Engineering
9 15 (10.20%) User Stories
10 14 (9.52%) Incident Management
10 14 (9.52%) OO
10 14 (9.52%) Refactoring
10 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (9.52%) Web Application Development
11 13 (8.84%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.97%) PHP
2 13 (8.84%) Java
2 13 (8.84%) JavaScript
2 13 (8.84%) SQL
3 9 (6.12%) Perl
4 7 (4.76%) C#
5 6 (4.08%) XPath
6 3 (2.04%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.04%) Python
6 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.04%) VB
7 2 (1.36%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.36%) Scala
8 1 (0.68%) Ruby
8 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.68%) SPARQL
8 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.68%) VB6
8 1 (0.68%) VBA
8 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (20.41%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.76%) Degree
4 6 (4.08%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (2.72%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.72%) PMP
7 1 (0.68%) APMP
7 1 (0.68%) CCNP
7 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.44%) SLA
2 5 (3.40%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.72%) PA-DSS
3 4 (2.72%) QA
4 3 (2.04%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.68%) IFRS
5 1 (0.68%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (6.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.04%) Docker
4 2 (1.36%) vCloud
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.68%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 16 (10.88%) Ansible
2 14 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (9.52%) Puppet
3 10 (6.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (5.44%) SCCM
5 4 (2.72%) Netcool
6 2 (1.36%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (1.36%) vRealize
7 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.68%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.68%) Netcool/Webtop
7 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.68%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.20%) Oracle
2 15 (10.20%) VMware
3 14 (9.52%) Zend
4 10 (6.80%) HP
5 9 (6.12%) Intel Security
6 5 (3.40%) IBM
7 3 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.36%) ATG
8 2 (1.36%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.36%) BMC
8 2 (1.36%) Nortel
8 2 (1.36%) Remedy
8 2 (1.36%) SAP
9 1 (0.68%) Cognos
9 1 (0.68%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.68%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.68%) Google
9 1 (0.68%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.68%) Sophos
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