The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 87 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs citing Release Management 10 23 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.84% 1.65% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 2.03% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 10
Average daily rate £413 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £282 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £420 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £47.50 £12.90
% change year-on-year
-45.26% +268.21%
Release Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 1133 985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.01% 81.04% 76.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 632 526
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 16 35
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +5 4 £463 -7.50%
Leatherhead - 1 £338 -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management.

1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (42.86%) SAS EBI
3 6 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
3 6 (42.86%) NAS
3 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Cognos
3 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) SAS
3 6 (42.86%) MVS
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) UML
6 2 (14.29%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) JIRA
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Release Management also 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 that cited Release Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (42.86%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) SAS Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Release Manager
2 4 (28.57%) SAS Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (42.86%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) MVS
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) SDLC
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Cognos
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft