The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 62 54 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.30% 1.33% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 1.69% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 9
Median daily rate £315 £350 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £44.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-35.22% -7.36%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 531 561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 81.24% 78.67% 80.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 389 382
Median daily rate £405 £368 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 7
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +121.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £10.50 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £44.00 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Release Management
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) OLTP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mart
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Jython
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Ant
4 1 (16.67%) Unix
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Linux

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) OLTP
3 2 (33.33%) Data Mart
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) SQL DBA
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Jython
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM