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 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank 113 118 98
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Contract jobs citing Release Management 34 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.18% 1.01% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.26% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 15
Median daily rate £525 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.15% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £664 £460 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
England

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
2406 2548 1842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 83.17% 80.56% 77.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1787 1147
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 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 56
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.39 £15.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% +0.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.78 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £39.20 £33.10
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 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 27 August 2016.

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 27 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
West Yorkshire +6 27 £460 +21.05% 4
South Yorkshire - 5 £588 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £338 - 1
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (33.33%) DevOps
4 18 (31.58%) Windows
5 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (26.32%) TDD
7 14 (24.56%) .NET
7 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (22.81%) Replication
9 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
10 11 (19.30%) High Availability
11 10 (17.54%) Puppet
11 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (17.54%) Cloud Foundry
11 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
11 10 (17.54%) SQL
11 10 (17.54%) DNS
11 10 (17.54%) VMware
11 10 (17.54%) Banking
11 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
12 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
12 9 (15.79%) Resource Management
12 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.79%) Unix
13 8 (14.04%) VPN
13 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
13 8 (14.04%) Linux
13 8 (14.04%) Incident Management

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 (17.54%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (12.28%) Confluence
3 4 (7.02%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.51%) SAS
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.81%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (12.28%) GitHub
4 4 (7.02%) PaaS
5 2 (3.51%) Office 365
6 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) DNS
2 8 (14.04%) VPN
3 2 (3.51%) DHCP
3 2 (3.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
1 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.02%) Hadoop
2 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (14.04%) Jenkins
2 8 (14.04%) Visual Studio
3 7 (12.28%) Git (software)
3 7 (12.28%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Ant
4 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.75%) Gradle
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (17.54%) Banking
2 5 (8.77%) Finance
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 2 (3.51%) Publishing
4 2 (3.51%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (36.84%) Developer
2 7 (12.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Scala Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Architect
4 4 (7.02%) PHP Developer
5 3 (5.26%) DBA
5 3 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (3.51%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Support
6 2 (3.51%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) .NET
2 7 (12.28%) HTML
2 7 (12.28%) RESTful
3 6 (10.53%) HTML5
4 5 (8.77%) .NET Framework
4 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
4 5 (8.77%) Entity Framework
5 4 (7.02%) jQuery
6 3 (5.26%) CSS
6 3 (5.26%) CSS3
6 3 (5.26%) Middleware
6 3 (5.26%) Spring
6 3 (5.26%) Spring Boot
6 3 (5.26%) Velocity
7 1 (1.75%) J2EE
7 1 (1.75%) REST
7 1 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Replication
2 8 (14.04%) Public Cloud
3 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Statistics
6 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Unix
3 8 (14.04%) Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Debian
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) DevOps
3 16 (28.07%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (26.32%) TDD
5 12 (21.05%) Configuration Management
6 11 (19.30%) High Availability
7 9 (15.79%) Resource Management
7 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 8 (14.04%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (14.04%) Incident Management
9 7 (12.28%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) ITIL
9 7 (12.28%) Open Source
9 7 (12.28%) Pair Programming
9 7 (12.28%) Project Management
9 7 (12.28%) Service Management
10 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
10 6 (10.53%) Programme Management
10 6 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (40.35%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) PowerShell
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) Groovy
4 7 (12.28%) Scala
5 6 (10.53%) C#
6 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.02%) PHP
7 4 (7.02%) Python
8 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.51%) MCSA
1 2 (3.51%) MCSE
1 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.04%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (14.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (17.54%) Puppet
2 8 (14.04%) Ansible
3 2 (3.51%) Control-M
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) SCSM
4 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.77%) MuleSoft
4 3 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 3 (5.26%) New Relic
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Splunk
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) Citrix
5 2 (3.51%) Dell
6 1 (1.75%) Red Hat