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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Management
Rank 119 73 96
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +23
Contract jobs citing Release Management 20 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.70% 1.96% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 2.62% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 38 6
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£363 £328 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.68% -12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £236 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £396 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £368 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.84% -8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £43.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-31.14% -19.20%
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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
2332 1715 1528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.08% 74.83% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1638 1110 837
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 51 59
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -59.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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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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 -33 17 £353 +4.44% 6
Release Management
England

Release Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 36 (40.45%) Integration Testing
2 35 (39.33%) Apex Code
2 35 (39.33%) Salesforce.com
2 35 (39.33%) System Integration Testing
3 34 (38.20%) REST
4 26 (29.21%) ITIL
5 19 (21.35%) Change Management
6 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
6 15 (16.85%) Project Management
6 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
7 14 (15.73%) Oracle
7 14 (15.73%) SOAP
8 13 (14.61%) Service Management
8 13 (14.61%) QA
9 12 (13.48%) ITSM
9 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
10 11 (12.36%) Finance
10 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
10 11 (12.36%) Problem Management
11 10 (11.24%) Incident Management
11 10 (11.24%) SQL
11 10 (11.24%) SLA
12 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
12 9 (10.11%) Performance Management
12 9 (10.11%) Trend Analysis
12 9 (10.11%) SDLC
12 9 (10.11%) Service Continuity Management
13 8 (8.99%) Capacity Management
13 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (2.25%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 9 (10.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.49%) MS Project
3 3 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.87%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (7.87%) Subversion
2 4 (4.49%) Maven
2 4 (4.49%) JIRA
2 4 (4.49%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 11 (12.36%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Legal
2 4 (4.49%) Retail
3 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (50.56%) Developer
2 35 (39.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 15 (16.85%) Technical Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Analyst
5 7 (7.87%) DBA
6 6 (6.74%) SQL DBA
7 5 (5.62%) Release Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) Release Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.37%) Change Manager
9 3 (3.37%) C++ Developer
9 3 (3.37%) Capacity Management Specialist
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
10 2 (2.25%) SOA Developer
10 2 (2.25%) Software Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Build Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Environment Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Deployment Manager
10 2 (2.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.20%) REST
2 14 (15.73%) SOAP
3 6 (6.74%) .NET
4 5 (5.62%) Visualforce
5 2 (2.25%) XML
6 1 (1.12%) Middleware
6 1 (1.12%) jQuery
6 1 (1.12%) HTML5
6 1 (1.12%) HTML
6 1 (1.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.37%) Replication
3 1 (1.12%) Statistics
3 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.37%) UNIX
1 3 (3.37%) Windows
1 3 (3.37%) AIX
1 3 (3.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Integration Testing
2 35 (39.33%) System Integration Testing
3 26 (29.21%) ITIL
4 19 (21.35%) Change Management
5 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
5 15 (16.85%) Project Management
5 15 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (15.73%) Business Analysis
7 13 (14.61%) Service Management
8 12 (13.48%) ITSM
9 11 (12.36%) Problem Management
10 10 (11.24%) Incident Management
11 9 (10.11%) Performance Management
11 9 (10.11%) SDLC
11 9 (10.11%) Trend Analysis
11 9 (10.11%) Service Continuity Management
12 8 (8.99%) Capacity Management
12 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (6.74%) CRM
14 5 (5.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) Apex Code
2 10 (11.24%) SQL
3 7 (7.87%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.74%) Java
5 4 (4.49%) C#
5 4 (4.49%) Perl
5 4 (4.49%) Python
6 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.37%) C
6 3 (3.37%) C++
7 2 (2.25%) ABAP
8 1 (1.12%) R
8 1 (1.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.12%) PHP
8 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.25%) ISEB Practitioner
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.25%) ISEB
2 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.61%) QA
2 10 (11.24%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) SCCM
1 3 (3.37%) Puppet
1 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 35 (39.33%) Salesforce.com
2 14 (15.73%) Oracle
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) jBASE
5 1 (1.12%) HP
5 1 (1.12%) iSOFT
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