The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs requiring a Release Engineer 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk - - 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £415 £330
% change year-on-year
-9.03% +25.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Release Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
173 178 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.58% 94.68% 97.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 133 204
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £456 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 22
Average hourly rate £12.50 £10.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.63 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.66 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Release Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Release Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk