Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for Release Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Release Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Release Management
Hampshire > Basingstoke
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 34 34
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Release Management 19 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 3.94% 4.14% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 4.68% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 6
Basingstoke median daily rate - £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% +14.86%
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £443 £438
% change year-on-year +1.58% +1.26% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £43.00 £39.75
% change year-on-year - +8.18% +261.36%

Release Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Basingstoke with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Basingstoke
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 405 598 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 84.02% 88.46% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 309 175
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £205 £163
90th Percentile £550 £532 £475
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 15
Basingstoke median hourly rate £13.70 £22.82 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.96% +42.63% -8.57%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £11.08
90th Percentile £17.63 £40.67 £32.15
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +44.87%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Basingstoke

Job postings citing Release Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Basingstoke

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Basingstoke region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
3 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (89.47%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (84.21%) Kanban
4 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
4 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
4 16 (84.21%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (84.21%) Selenium
4 16 (84.21%) Atlassian
4 16 (84.21%) Cloud Computing
4 16 (84.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (84.21%) Puppet
4 16 (84.21%) High Availability
4 16 (84.21%) Configuration Management
4 16 (84.21%) Windows
4 16 (84.21%) Linux
4 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
4 16 (84.21%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (84.21%) GitHub
4 16 (84.21%) Ansible
4 16 (84.21%) Auto-Scaling
4 16 (84.21%) Kubernetes
4 16 (84.21%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (84.21%) Software Delivery
5 15 (78.95%) Subversion
6 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
7 8 (42.11%) Test Automation

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 7 (36.84%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (84.21%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (84.21%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (84.21%) GitHub
1 16 (84.21%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (84.21%) Amazon RDS
1 16 (84.21%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (10.53%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
1 16 (84.21%) Selenium
2 15 (78.95%) Subversion
3 14 (73.68%) Git (software)
4 7 (36.84%) JIRA
5 2 (10.53%) GitLab
6 1 (5.26%) JMeter
6 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (15.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Azure DevOps
3 2 (10.53%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Release Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Change and Release Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (5.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Linux
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (94.74%) Scrum
3 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (89.47%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (84.21%) Auto-Scaling
4 16 (84.21%) Configuration Management
4 16 (84.21%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (84.21%) High Availability
4 16 (84.21%) Kanban
4 16 (84.21%) Software Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
8 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
8 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
8 1 (5.26%) V-Model
8 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.26%) C
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) SC Cleared
1 16 (84.21%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (84.21%) Ansible
1 16 (84.21%) Kubernetes
1 16 (84.21%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (84.21%) Atlassian
3 7 (36.84%) ServiceNow