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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 46 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.47% 2.20% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 3.10% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
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£165 £463 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.32% +11.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £390 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.41% +11.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £13.75 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+245.45% -32.09%
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
325 226 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 76.29% 71.07% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 127 208
Average daily rate £401 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £21.00 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 2015. 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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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
Burgess Hill - - - -
Crawley - - - -
East Grinstead - - - -
Release Management
South East

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (44.44%) Project Management
1 4 (44.44%) CMDB
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) iPhone
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) iPad
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Deskside Support
1 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) SAML
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) CMDB
2 3 (33.33%) iPhone
2 3 (33.33%) iPad
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 3 (33.33%) Mac OS X
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Project Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) B2C
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Mercator
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow