The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Sussex region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.06% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
281 328 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 74.54% 70.39% 67.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 219 197
Average daily rate £375 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £17.60 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Release Management
South East

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Gatwick - - - -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
4 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Advertising
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Support Manager
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (20.00%) IT Support
1 2 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Relationship Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Relationships Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Designer
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) IT Governance
4 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (30.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) RAD
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) BCP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix