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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 59 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.14% - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £400 - £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £400 £364
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £19.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+66.15% -36.06%
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
628 460 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 88.45% 84.87% 72.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 315 173
Median daily rate £415 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 11 23
Median hourly rate £49.00 £45.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% +181.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.65 £13.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £50.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) N-Tier

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Release Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Test Programme Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Release and Configuration Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Build and Release Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration and Release Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) Security Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (37.50%) Stress Testing
1 3 (37.50%) System Integration Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
1 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Coaching
2 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft