The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 23 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 7 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 4.96% - 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.86% - 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £30.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-36.06% -28.23%
Release Management
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
102 104 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 72.34% 78.20% 78.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 52 12
Average daily rate £363 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £224 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £563 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Average hourly rate £9.00 £10.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Subversion
2 5 (71.43%) Refactoring
2 5 (71.43%) Symfony
2 5 (71.43%) Zend
2 5 (71.43%) PHP5
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) nginx
2 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
2 5 (71.43%) CouchDB
2 5 (71.43%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) Memcached
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 5 (71.43%) Yii
2 5 (71.43%) Laravel
2 5 (71.43%) Redis
2 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) Ansible

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 5 (71.43%) nginx
1 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (28.57%) LiveLink
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (28.57%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Agresso
1 2 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) MySQL
1 5 (71.43%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (71.43%) CouchDB
1 5 (71.43%) MongoDB
1 5 (71.43%) NoSQL
1 5 (71.43%) Redis
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Subversion
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
1 5 (71.43%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
1 5 (71.43%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Symfony
1 5 (71.43%) Memcached
1 5 (71.43%) Yii
1 5 (71.43%) Laravel
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
1 5 (71.43%) Web Development
1 5 (71.43%) Refactoring
1 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (71.43%) MVC
1 5 (71.43%) Web Application Development
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Information Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PHP
1 5 (71.43%) PHP5
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
1 5 (71.43%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (71.43%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Zend
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft