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 29 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 58 68 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -31
Contract jobs citing Release Management 55 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.34% 0.27% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 0.35% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 1 6
Median daily rate £268 £230 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.30% -30.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £230 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £230 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £368
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £42.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.31% +40.83%
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
1075 577 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 84.85% 79.04% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 379 203
Median daily rate £325 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 27 10
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £10.23 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 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 29 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 +8 53 £268 +16.30% 2
Sunderland - 1 - -
Release Management
North East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 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 83 (93.26%) ITIL
2 73 (82.02%) Change Management
3 70 (78.65%) Windows
4 69 (77.53%) Service Delivery
4 69 (77.53%) Problem Management
5 68 (76.40%) Microsoft
6 65 (73.03%) AIX
6 65 (73.03%) Solaris
7 64 (71.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 58 (65.17%) Unix
9 56 (62.92%) HP
10 51 (57.30%) Windows Server
11 47 (52.81%) Security Cleared
12 44 (49.44%) QMS
13 37 (41.57%) SC Cleared
14 36 (40.45%) BPSS Clearance
14 36 (40.45%) SLA
15 35 (39.33%) Incident Management
15 35 (39.33%) Quality Management
15 35 (39.33%) ServiceNow
16 34 (38.20%) ISO 9001
17 33 (37.08%) Disclosure Scotland
18 32 (35.96%) Oracle
19 28 (31.46%) WebLogic
20 26 (29.21%) CA
21 25 (28.09%) Linux
22 23 (25.84%) Degree
22 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
23 20 (22.47%) Symantec
23 20 (22.47%) NetBackup

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 28 (31.46%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.48%) Tuxedo
3 11 (12.36%) MQSeries
3 11 (12.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 11 (12.36%) WebSphere
3 11 (12.36%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (11.24%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (8.99%) AquaLogic
6 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.12%) Confluence
8 1 (1.12%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.49%) MS Office
2 3 (3.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (8.99%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) SSL
2 3 (3.37%) DHCP
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.12%) HTTP
3 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.74%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (6.74%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.12%) ObjectStore
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.12%) Burp Suite
2 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) JMeter
2 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.12%) Selenium
2 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.12%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (19.10%) Support Specialist
2 16 (17.98%) Support Engineer
3 14 (15.73%) Backup Engineer
4 10 (11.24%) Storage Engineer
5 9 (10.11%) Analyst
5 9 (10.11%) Middleware Engineer
6 8 (8.99%) Unix Support
7 7 (7.87%) AIX Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) AIX Support
7 7 (7.87%) Unix Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) DBA
8 6 (6.74%) Solaris Engineer
8 6 (6.74%) SQL DBA
8 6 (6.74%) Unix Support Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Release Analyst
9 5 (5.62%) Solaris Support Engineer
9 5 (5.62%) Support Technician
10 4 (4.49%) Monitoring Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.49%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (21.35%) Middleware
2 11 (12.36%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (11.24%) J2EE
4 4 (4.49%) Regular Expression
5 2 (2.25%) .NET
6 1 (1.12%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.12%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.12%) JSON
6 1 (1.12%) Spring
6 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.84%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.74%) Clustering
2 6 (6.74%) Replication
3 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.12%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.12%) CMDB
4 1 (1.12%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.12%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 70 (78.65%) Windows
2 65 (73.03%) AIX
2 65 (73.03%) Solaris
3 58 (65.17%) Unix
4 51 (57.30%) Windows Server
5 25 (28.09%) Linux
6 19 (21.35%) HPUX
7 11 (12.36%) OS/390
8 10 (11.24%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (10.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (7.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (4.49%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (93.26%) ITIL
2 73 (82.02%) Change Management
3 69 (77.53%) Problem Management
3 69 (77.53%) Service Delivery
4 64 (71.91%) Root Cause Analysis
5 44 (49.44%) QMS
6 35 (39.33%) Incident Management
6 35 (39.33%) Quality Management
7 20 (22.47%) SOA
8 14 (15.73%) Configuration Management
9 13 (14.61%) Security Management
10 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
10 7 (7.87%) Service Management
11 6 (6.74%) Coaching
11 6 (6.74%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (3.37%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.37%) Escalation Management
12 3 (3.37%) ITSM
13 2 (2.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) Java
2 14 (15.73%) Perl
2 14 (15.73%) SQL
3 10 (11.24%) C
3 10 (11.24%) C++
4 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.49%) Bourne shell
6 4 (4.49%) Korn
6 4 (4.49%) VBScript
7 2 (2.25%) C#
8 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (52.81%) Security Cleared
2 37 (41.57%) SC Cleared
3 36 (40.45%) BPSS Clearance
4 23 (25.84%) Degree
5 5 (5.62%) MCDBA
5 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.12%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (40.45%) SLA
2 34 (38.20%) ISO 9001
3 33 (37.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.12%) QA
4 1 (1.12%) WAI
4 1 (1.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (2.25%) Firmware
4 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (22.47%) NetBackup
1 20 (22.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 18 (20.22%) Tivoli
3 16 (17.98%) HP Data Protector
4 6 (6.74%) Perfmon
5 4 (4.49%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.49%) Legato
5 4 (4.49%) Simpana
6 3 (3.37%) Netcool
6 3 (3.37%) PureDisk
6 3 (3.37%) SCOM
7 1 (1.12%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 68 (76.40%) Microsoft
2 56 (62.92%) HP
3 35 (39.33%) ServiceNow
4 32 (35.96%) Oracle
5 26 (29.21%) CA
6 20 (22.47%) Symantec
7 18 (20.22%) IBM
8 9 (10.11%) Sun
9 8 (8.99%) Axway
9 8 (8.99%) Fujitsu
10 5 (5.62%) Meridio
10 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
11 4 (4.49%) CommVault
12 3 (3.37%) AppSense
12 3 (3.37%) arcserve
12 3 (3.37%) ThinPrint
12 3 (3.37%) VMware
13 1 (1.12%) Brocade
13 1 (1.12%) EMC
13 1 (1.12%) NetApp
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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