The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 42 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.24% - 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% - 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £525 - £278
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 - £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 - £347
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +9.58%
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
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
365 312 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 75.41% 75.73% 68.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 210 127
Median daily rate £420 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 17
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.19 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.53% -34.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.85 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Sheffield - 5 £588 -
Doncaster - 1 £288 -
Release Management
Yorkshire

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 11 (55.00%) Unix
3 10 (50.00%) DevOps
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) JIRA
5 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (35.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (35.00%) Groovy
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (35.00%) RESTful
5 7 (35.00%) Confluence
5 7 (35.00%) GitHub
5 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
6 6 (30.00%) Banking
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) Control-M
8 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (20.00%) SAS
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
9 3 (15.00%) MuleSoft
9 3 (15.00%) C
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) ETL
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (10.00%) Business Development

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (35.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (35.00%) Confluence
2 4 (20.00%) SAS
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) GitHub
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (35.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
2 4 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.00%) UAT Manager
4 1 (5.00%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Unix
2 9 (45.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) DevOps
2 7 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) ETL
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Security Patching
6 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Groovy
3 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Control-M
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) MuleSoft
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) Citrix
3 2 (10.00%) Dell
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (10.00%) Tableau
3 2 (10.00%) VMware