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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 28 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.17% 4.96% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 6.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.33 £15.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+128.85% -55.88%
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
150 103 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 79.37% 73.05% 81.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 40 68
Median daily rate £388 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £9.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £34.32 £60.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford 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 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 26 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Watford region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix
1 5 (83.33%) PMP
1 5 (83.33%) PMI Certification
1 5 (83.33%) Thin Client
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Fat Client
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
1 5 (83.33%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Environment Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Fat Client
1 5 (83.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) PMI Certification
1 5 (83.33%) PMP
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Citrix