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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 67 83 104
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +21
Contract jobs citing Release Management 67 35 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.58% 1.49% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.05% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 15 6
Average daily rate
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£388 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £293 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £396 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
+8.38% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £12.90 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+268.21% -36.29%
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
2034 1710 1521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 78.44% 72.89% 71.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1375 1013 752
Average daily rate £375 £340 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 38 63
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £36.20 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +10 61 £400 +14.28% 8
North Yorkshire +1 4 £250 -23.07% 1
South Yorkshire -1 2 £311 - 3
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 34 (36.96%) Salesforce.com
1 34 (36.96%) Integration Testing
1 34 (36.96%) Apex Code
2 33 (35.87%) REST
3 28 (30.43%) ITIL
4 26 (28.26%) Oracle
5 22 (23.91%) Configuration Management
6 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
7 16 (17.39%) Oracle BPM
8 14 (15.22%) Finance
8 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (15.22%) SOAP
8 14 (15.22%) UNIX
8 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
9 13 (14.13%) Change Management
9 13 (14.13%) Java
9 13 (14.13%) Software Deployment
10 12 (13.04%) PRINCE2
10 12 (13.04%) Project Management
11 11 (11.96%) Middleware
12 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (10.87%) ETL
12 10 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
12 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (10.87%) Perforce
12 10 (10.87%) Oracle ODI
12 10 (10.87%) Transition Management
12 10 (10.87%) Hudson
13 9 (9.78%) ITIL V3

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (6.52%) Oracle BPEL
2 5 (5.43%) Apache
3 2 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.09%) nginx
4 1 (1.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (18.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Office
3 3 (3.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (17.39%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.09%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.17%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (1.09%) DNS
3 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle ODI
2 7 (7.61%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.26%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.09%) Redis
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.09%) DB2
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Oracle Forms
1 10 (10.87%) Hudson
2 8 (8.70%) Subversion
2 8 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.52%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.35%) JIRA
4 4 (4.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.09%) AnthillPro
General
1 14 (15.22%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Legal
3 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 44 (47.83%) Developer
2 34 (36.96%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Technical Developer
3 15 (16.30%) Release Manager
4 10 (10.87%) Configuration Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 6 (6.52%) Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Software Manager
6 6 (6.52%) SOA Developer
7 5 (5.43%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Deployment Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Designer
8 4 (4.35%) SOA Designer
9 3 (3.26%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Release Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Change Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Test Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Consultant
10 2 (2.17%) Project Manager
10 2 (2.17%) Build Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) REST
2 14 (15.22%) SOAP
3 11 (11.96%) Middleware
4 9 (9.78%) Web Services
5 8 (8.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 7 (7.61%) .NET
7 6 (6.52%) XML
8 5 (5.43%) Visualforce
9 4 (4.35%) LAMP
10 3 (3.26%) jQuery
10 3 (3.26%) HTML
11 2 (2.17%) CSS
11 2 (2.17%) MooTools
11 2 (2.17%) Ajax
11 2 (2.17%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.26%) Statistics
3 2 (2.17%) EPoS
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) User Experience
4 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) UNIX
2 6 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Windows
4 1 (1.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) Integration Testing
2 28 (30.43%) ITIL
3 22 (23.91%) Configuration Management
4 14 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.13%) Change Management
5 13 (14.13%) Software Deployment
6 12 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 12 (13.04%) Project Management
7 10 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.87%) ETL
7 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (10.87%) Transition Management
8 9 (9.78%) ITIL V3
9 8 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.61%) CRM
10 7 (7.61%) Service Management
11 6 (6.52%) Data Modelling
11 6 (6.52%) SOA
11 6 (6.52%) UML
11 6 (6.52%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) Apex Code
2 13 (14.13%) Java
3 6 (6.52%) SQL
3 6 (6.52%) C#
4 5 (5.43%) Perl
4 5 (5.43%) Python
5 4 (4.35%) PHP
5 4 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.17%) C++
6 2 (2.17%) VBA
7 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.09%) R
7 1 (1.09%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB
3 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.09%) VCP4
4 1 (1.09%) Degree
4 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) QA
2 5 (5.43%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Puppet
2 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.09%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 34 (36.96%) Salesforce.com
2 26 (28.26%) Oracle
3 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.87%) Perforce
5 2 (2.17%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.17%) Retalix
6 1 (1.09%) Percona
6 1 (1.09%) jBASE
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