The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Engineer
Rank - 94 93
Contract jobs requiring a Release Engineer 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire - 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £415 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £415 £325
% change year-on-year
-13.85% +27.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Release Engineer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1676 1455 1585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 92.90% 93.45% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 855 823
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 51 79
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.62 £8.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £21.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Release Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Engineer in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Release Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Release Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Release Engineer
Top 14 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Release Engineer in their job title 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 with Release Engineer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Release Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited Release Engineer in their job title 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 with Release Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) JMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle