The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 59 60 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing Release Management 70 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.86% 0.76% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 0.98% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 2 1
Median daily rate £280 £218 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% -27.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+69.04% -30.00%
Release Management
North 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 Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1246 509 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 86.53% 77.59% 74.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 336 212
Median daily rate £320 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.98% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £553 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 35 5
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.69% -50.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £11.70 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.91
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.77%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 68 £280 +28.73% 3
Sunderland - 1 - -
Release Management
North East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 74 (89.16%) ITIL
2 60 (72.29%) Change Management
3 57 (68.67%) Windows
4 56 (67.47%) Service Delivery
4 56 (67.47%) Problem Management
5 55 (66.27%) Microsoft
6 52 (62.65%) AIX
6 52 (62.65%) Solaris
7 51 (61.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 47 (56.63%) HP
9 46 (55.42%) Security Cleared
10 45 (54.22%) Unix
11 40 (48.19%) Windows Server
12 36 (43.37%) SC Cleared
13 33 (39.76%) QMS
14 29 (34.94%) BPSS Clearance
15 28 (33.73%) SLA
16 27 (32.53%) Incident Management
16 27 (32.53%) Quality Management
16 27 (32.53%) ServiceNow
17 26 (31.33%) ISO 9001
18 25 (30.12%) Disclosure Scotland
19 23 (27.71%) Linux
20 22 (26.51%) Oracle
21 19 (22.89%) CA
22 18 (21.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
22 18 (21.69%) Symantec
22 18 (21.69%) WebLogic
22 18 (21.69%) NetBackup
23 17 (20.48%) HPUX

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (21.69%) WebLogic
2 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.84%) Tuxedo
4 8 (9.64%) MQSeries
4 8 (9.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 8 (9.64%) WebSphere
4 8 (9.64%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (8.43%) Oracle Application Server
6 5 (6.02%) AquaLogic
7 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.20%) Confluence
8 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.82%) MS Office
2 3 (3.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) SSL
2 3 (3.61%) DHCP
2 3 (3.61%) DNS
3 1 (1.20%) HTTP
3 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (7.23%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) ObjectStore
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.20%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.20%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.20%) JMeter
2 1 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.20%) Selenium
2 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (15.66%) Analyst
1 13 (15.66%) Support Engineer
1 13 (15.66%) Support Specialist
2 12 (14.46%) Backup Engineer
3 8 (9.64%) Release Analyst
3 8 (9.64%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (8.43%) Middleware Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) DBA
5 6 (7.23%) SQL DBA
6 5 (6.02%) AIX Support
6 5 (6.02%) Support Technician
6 5 (6.02%) Unix Support
7 4 (4.82%) AIX Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Operations Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Unix Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Unix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.87%) Middleware
2 8 (9.64%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (8.43%) J2EE
4 4 (4.82%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.41%) .NET
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.20%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.20%) JSON
6 1 (1.20%) Spring
6 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.07%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.23%) Clustering
2 6 (7.23%) Replication
3 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.20%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 57 (68.67%) Windows
2 52 (62.65%) AIX
2 52 (62.65%) Solaris
3 45 (54.22%) Unix
4 40 (48.19%) Windows Server
5 23 (27.71%) Linux
6 17 (20.48%) HPUX
7 10 (12.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (9.64%) OS/390
10 7 (8.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (89.16%) ITIL
2 60 (72.29%) Change Management
3 56 (67.47%) Problem Management
3 56 (67.47%) Service Delivery
4 51 (61.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 33 (39.76%) QMS
6 27 (32.53%) Incident Management
6 27 (32.53%) Quality Management
7 13 (15.66%) SOA
8 11 (13.25%) Configuration Management
8 11 (13.25%) Security Management
9 7 (8.43%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.43%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.43%) Service Management
10 6 (7.23%) Coaching
10 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (4.82%) Migration
11 4 (4.82%) Project Management
12 3 (3.61%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.61%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) Java
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 11 (13.25%) Perl
3 9 (10.84%) C
4 7 (8.43%) C++
4 7 (8.43%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.82%) Bourne shell
6 4 (4.82%) Korn
6 4 (4.82%) VBScript
7 2 (2.41%) C#
8 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.20%) PHP
8 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 46 (55.42%) Security Cleared
2 36 (43.37%) SC Cleared
3 29 (34.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (18.07%) Degree
5 5 (6.02%) MCDBA
5 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.61%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (33.73%) SLA
2 26 (31.33%) ISO 9001
3 25 (30.12%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.20%) QA
4 1 (1.20%) WAI
4 1 (1.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.41%) Firmware
4 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (21.69%) NetBackup
1 18 (21.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 16 (19.28%) Tivoli
3 14 (16.87%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (7.23%) Perfmon
5 4 (4.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.82%) Legato
5 4 (4.82%) Simpana
6 3 (3.61%) Netcool
6 3 (3.61%) PureDisk
6 3 (3.61%) SCOM
7 1 (1.20%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 55 (66.27%) Microsoft
2 47 (56.63%) HP
3 27 (32.53%) ServiceNow
4 22 (26.51%) Oracle
5 19 (22.89%) CA
6 18 (21.69%) Symantec
7 15 (18.07%) IBM
8 6 (7.23%) Sun
9 5 (6.02%) Axway
9 5 (6.02%) Fujitsu
9 5 (6.02%) Meridio
9 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.82%) CommVault
11 3 (3.61%) AppSense
11 3 (3.61%) arcserve
11 3 (3.61%) ThinPrint
11 3 (3.61%) VMware
12 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.20%) Brocade
12 1 (1.20%) NetApp
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