The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 42 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% 1.24% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.66% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
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£313 £306 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-28.23% -5.55%
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 West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 301 444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 66.76% 74.69% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 206 286
Average daily rate £325 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.10 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.98 £49.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Crawley - 2 £313 - 2
Gatwick - - - -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) LDAP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Ajax
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (20.00%) SLA

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) LDAP
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Supplier Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) BCP
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix
1 1 (20.00%) Symantec