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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 66 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 54 31 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.70% 1.76% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 2.27% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 6
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£388 £338 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-32.71% -
Release Management
Yorkshire

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
1669 1366 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.58% 77.75% 73.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 944 518
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £235 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 27
Average hourly rate £17.88 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.92% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £15.05 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +2 44 £390 +11.42% 8
Halifax -2 5 - - 2
Bradford -19 3 - -
Release Management
Yorkshire

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 36 (40.45%) Integration Testing
2 35 (39.33%) Salesforce.com
2 35 (39.33%) Apex Code
3 34 (38.20%) REST
4 28 (31.46%) ITIL
5 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
6 22 (24.72%) Oracle
7 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
8 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (17.98%) Oracle BPM
9 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (16.85%) UNIX
9 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
10 14 (15.73%) SOAP
11 13 (14.61%) Project Management
11 13 (14.61%) Change Management
12 12 (13.48%) Business Analysis
12 12 (13.48%) QA
12 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
12 12 (13.48%) Java
13 11 (12.36%) Middleware
13 11 (12.36%) Software Deployment
14 10 (11.24%) Oracle ODI
14 10 (11.24%) Transition Management
14 10 (11.24%) Hudson
14 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (11.24%) ETL
14 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (11.24%) Web Services
14 10 (11.24%) Oracle Forms

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 6 (6.74%) Oracle BPEL
2 2 (2.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.12%) nginx
3 1 (1.12%) Node.js
Applications
1 18 (20.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.99%) MS Office
3 4 (4.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.12%) Route 53
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.12%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) DNS
2 1 (1.12%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle ODI
1 10 (11.24%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (3.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.12%) Redis
4 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Hudson
1 10 (11.24%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.74%) Subversion
3 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.49%) JIRA
4 4 (4.49%) Maven
5 1 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (11.24%) Finance
2 5 (5.62%) Retail
3 4 (4.49%) Legal
4 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (52.81%) Developer
2 35 (39.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Technical Developer
4 13 (14.61%) Release Manager
5 9 (10.11%) Configuration Manager
5 9 (10.11%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 8 (8.99%) Analyst
7 6 (6.74%) SOA Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Software Manager
8 5 (5.62%) Release Analyst
9 4 (4.49%) Designer
9 4 (4.49%) SOA Designer
9 4 (4.49%) Contracts Manager
10 3 (3.37%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) C++ Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Deployment Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Software Release Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Test Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Build Manager
11 2 (2.25%) Environment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.20%) REST
2 14 (15.73%) SOAP
3 11 (12.36%) Middleware
4 10 (11.24%) Web Services
5 9 (10.11%) .NET
6 8 (8.99%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (7.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 6 (6.74%) XML
9 5 (5.62%) Visualforce
10 1 (1.12%) jQuery
10 1 (1.12%) LAMP
10 1 (1.12%) HTML
10 1 (1.12%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.12%) Statistics
2 1 (1.12%) Replication
2 1 (1.12%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.12%) Open Source
2 1 (1.12%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.85%) UNIX
2 5 (5.62%) Linux
3 3 (3.37%) AIX
4 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Integration Testing
2 28 (31.46%) ITIL
3 25 (28.09%) Configuration Management
4 16 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (16.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (14.61%) Project Management
6 13 (14.61%) Change Management
7 12 (13.48%) Business Analysis
7 12 (13.48%) PRINCE2
8 11 (12.36%) Software Deployment
9 10 (11.24%) Transition Management
9 10 (11.24%) ETL
9 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.11%) Problem Management
10 9 (10.11%) Incident Management
10 9 (10.11%) ITSM
10 9 (10.11%) Service Management
11 8 (8.99%) Trend Analysis
11 8 (8.99%) ITIL V3
11 8 (8.99%) Service Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) Apex Code
2 12 (13.48%) Java
3 5 (5.62%) Python
3 5 (5.62%) Perl
3 5 (5.62%) SQL
4 4 (4.49%) C#
4 4 (4.49%) C++
5 3 (3.37%) C
6 2 (2.25%) ABAP
6 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.12%) Ruby
7 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.12%) R
7 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (2.25%) ISEB
2 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.25%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.12%) Degree
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.48%) QA
2 9 (10.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.12%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Puppet
2 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.12%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Salesforce.com
2 22 (24.72%) Oracle
3 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
4 10 (11.24%) Perforce
5 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 2 (2.25%) jBASE
6 1 (1.12%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Percona
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago