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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 95 102 88
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Contract jobs citing Release Management 27 25 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.36% 1.11% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.34% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 9
Median daily rate £460 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.05% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £423 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £19.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+66.15% -36.06%
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
1701 1859 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 85.65% 82.51% 79.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1325 853
Median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 47 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.30 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.24% +5.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 24 £505 +32.89% 1
Bradford +8 2 £375 +66.66% 3
Release Management
Yorkshire

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (33.33%) Java
4 12 (33.33%) Replication
5 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
5 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (30.56%) High Availability
6 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 9 (25.00%) Puppet
7 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (25.00%) DevOps
7 9 (25.00%) Windows
8 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
8 8 (22.22%) VPN
8 8 (22.22%) DNS
8 8 (22.22%) VMware
8 8 (22.22%) Ansible
8 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 8 (22.22%) Resource Management
8 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (22.22%) Public Cloud
8 8 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (19.44%) Scala
9 7 (19.44%) Open Source

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 4 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 3 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (30.56%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) DNS
1 8 (22.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.89%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Legal
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) Scala Developer
3 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) DBA
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.56%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) HTML
3 5 (13.89%) HTML5
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 4 (11.11%) jQuery
5 3 (8.33%) CSS
5 3 (8.33%) CSS3
5 3 (8.33%) Spring
5 3 (8.33%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.56%) Middleware
6 2 (5.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Replication
2 8 (22.22%) Public Cloud
3 6 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
6 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 11 (30.56%) Configuration Management
3 11 (30.56%) High Availability
4 9 (25.00%) DevOps
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (19.44%) Open Source
6 7 (19.44%) Pair Programming
6 7 (19.44%) Service Management
7 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 6 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
8 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
9 4 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
9 4 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 7 (19.44%) Scala
4 5 (13.89%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) PHP
5 4 (11.11%) Python
5 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
1 8 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (25.00%) Puppet
2 8 (22.22%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) VMware
2 4 (11.11%) MuleSoft
3 3 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 3 (8.33%) New Relic
3 3 (8.33%) Splunk
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft