The first table below looks at the demand for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Release Management
Rank 91 95 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Release Management 39 14 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.52% 0.68% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 0.96% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 19
Average daily rate £331 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +13.72%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1852 1464 1814
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 72.09% 71.31% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1200 759 941
Average daily rate £345 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.98% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £441 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 56 43
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £12.44 £11.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Release Management
England

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Management across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -1 29 £338 -10.00% 9
South Yorkshire +6 7 £305 - 2
North Yorkshire - - - -
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 18 (30.00%) Service Management
2 17 (28.33%) ITIL
3 14 (23.33%) Finance
3 14 (23.33%) QA
3 14 (23.33%) HTML
3 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.33%) Scrum
5 11 (18.33%) Project Management
5 11 (18.33%) MS Office
6 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 10 (16.67%) MVC
7 9 (15.00%) Change Management
8 8 (13.33%) .NET
8 8 (13.33%) jQuery
9 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
9 7 (11.67%) Java
9 7 (11.67%) CSS
9 7 (11.67%) Web Services
9 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.67%) Ajax
10 6 (10.00%) Maven
10 6 (10.00%) CRM
10 6 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.00%) HP
10 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
11 5 (8.33%) ServiceCenter

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (6.67%) NetWeaver
3 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.33%) OpenEdge
4 2 (3.33%) CICS
5 1 (1.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Office
2 10 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (8.33%) SAP IS-U
1 5 (8.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Maven
2 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) WebSpeed
3 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.67%) Build Forge
4 1 (1.67%) ChangeMan
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
3 3 (5.00%) Publishing
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Release Manager
2 14 (23.33%) Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (8.33%) Administrator
4 5 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) QA Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Report Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Java Programmer
7 2 (3.33%) Progress Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Programmer
7 2 (3.33%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (23.33%) HTML
2 8 (13.33%) .NET
2 8 (13.33%) jQuery
3 7 (11.67%) CSS
3 7 (11.67%) Web Services
3 7 (11.67%) Ajax
4 5 (8.33%) HTML5
4 5 (8.33%) Spring Integration
4 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (8.33%) Spring
4 5 (8.33%) Spring MVC
4 5 (8.33%) Java EE
5 4 (6.67%) SAP Basis
5 4 (6.67%) XML
6 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.33%) XHTML
7 1 (1.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Online Games
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Statistics
4 1 (1.67%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) UNIX
2 2 (3.33%) zOS
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.67%) CentOS
3 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Service Management
2 17 (28.33%) ITIL
3 13 (21.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (18.33%) Scrum
4 11 (18.33%) Project Management
5 10 (16.67%) MVC
6 9 (15.00%) Change Management
7 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.00%) CRM
8 6 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) Information Management
9 5 (8.33%) Asset Management
9 5 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
10 4 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.67%) Java
3 4 (6.67%) PHP
4 3 (5.00%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) C#
5 2 (3.33%) Progress 4GL
6 1 (1.67%) Python
6 1 (1.67%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) MCSE
1 4 (6.67%) ISEB
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (6.67%) SAP Certification
2 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) QA
2 5 (8.33%) SLA
3 4 (6.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) ServiceCenter
1 5 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.67%) Control-M
2 1 (1.67%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.00%) HP
2 5 (8.33%) Twitter
2 5 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Progress
4 1 (1.67%) BMC
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) IBM
4 1 (1.67%) EMC
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) MKS
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TEKsystems
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TEKsystems
Rate: £304.50 per day
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