The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 90 95 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -46
Contract jobs citing Release Management 7 17 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.49% 0.88% 3.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 1.07% 3.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 18
Median daily rate £588 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.23% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £342 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £385 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1200 1589 1492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.80% 82.20% 84.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 787 1094 1016
Median daily rate £404 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 35 34
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.03 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £21.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -6 5 £588 +30.55% 5
Bradford - 2 - -
Release Management
Yorkshire

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 13 (52.00%) Velocity
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) HTML5
3 12 (48.00%) CSS3
4 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (44.00%) Microservices
4 11 (44.00%) Java
4 11 (44.00%) Middleware
4 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (40.00%) Spring
5 10 (40.00%) AppDynamics
5 10 (40.00%) Spring Boot
5 10 (40.00%) MuleSoft
5 10 (40.00%) PaaS
5 10 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (40.00%) New Relic
5 10 (40.00%) Spring Cloud
5 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 10 (40.00%) Splunk
6 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (28.00%) Banking
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) Open Source
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (12.00%) PowerShell

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (40.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (40.00%) PaaS
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
1 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
1 2 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
1 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Games
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Architect
2 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Platform Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Web Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) Velocity
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) CSS3
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) HTML5
3 11 (44.00%) Middleware
4 10 (40.00%) Spring
4 10 (40.00%) Spring Boot
4 10 (40.00%) Spring Cloud
5 3 (12.00%) .NET
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Core
6 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (8.00%) LESS
6 2 (8.00%) React
6 2 (8.00%) Sass
7 1 (4.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Derivative
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
2 11 (44.00%) Microservices
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Service Management
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) TDD
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 2 (8.00%) Information Management
6 2 (8.00%) ITSM
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (8.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
4 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) AppDynamics
1 10 (40.00%) MuleSoft
1 10 (40.00%) New Relic
1 10 (40.00%) Splunk
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (8.00%) Brocade
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle