The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
England / Yorkshire
Rank 117 108 75
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -33
Contract jobs citing Release Management 10 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.46% 0.96% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 1.17% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 20
Median daily rate £425 £450 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £321 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £416
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £41.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1811 2298 2081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 82.43% 81.29% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1175 1520 1397
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 64 50
Median hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £17.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +3.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.82 £12.10 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Release Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Management across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Release Management Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Release Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Release Management Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 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
West Yorkshire +7 8 £425 - 7
North Yorkshire +11 2 - - 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 13 (43.33%) Velocity
4 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (40.00%) HTML
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (40.00%) CSS
4 12 (40.00%) CSS3
4 12 (40.00%) HTML5
5 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (36.67%) Java
5 11 (36.67%) Middleware
5 11 (36.67%) Microservices
6 10 (33.33%) AppDynamics
6 10 (33.33%) Spring Boot
6 10 (33.33%) MuleSoft
6 10 (33.33%) Spring Cloud
6 10 (33.33%) Spring
6 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 10 (33.33%) Splunk
6 10 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (33.33%) New Relic
6 10 (33.33%) PaaS
7 8 (26.67%) Banking
8 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (20.00%) Finance
10 5 (16.67%) Project Management
11 4 (13.33%) Service Management
11 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 4 (13.33%) Open Source

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (33.33%) PaaS
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
1 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
1 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
1 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
1 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (26.67%) Banking
2 6 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Architect
2 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Platform Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Web Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Azure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Data Migration Lead
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Applications Support
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Transition Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Velocity
2 12 (40.00%) CSS
2 12 (40.00%) CSS3
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
2 12 (40.00%) HTML5
3 11 (36.67%) Middleware
4 10 (33.33%) Spring
4 10 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 10 (33.33%) Spring Cloud
5 3 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Core
6 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.67%) LESS
6 2 (6.67%) React
6 2 (6.67%) Sass
7 1 (3.33%) jQuery
7 1 (3.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Derivative
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) DevOps
3 12 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (36.67%) Microservices
5 5 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.33%) ITIL
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) Service Management
7 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Change Management
7 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
7 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (6.67%) ITSM
8 2 (6.67%) MVC
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (36.67%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCNA
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 10 (33.33%) MuleSoft
1 10 (33.33%) New Relic
1 10 (33.33%) Splunk
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.33%) Brocade
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle