Period
to 17 February 2019

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 February 2019 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 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 46 37
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 +2
Contract jobs citing Release Management 22 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 4.04% 2.18% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 2.61% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 4
Basingstoke median daily rate - £613 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +30.67% +10.29%
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £413 £450
% change year-on-year - -8.33% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Basingstoke median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

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 488 460 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Basingstoke 89.54% 83.64% 75.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 221 170
Basingstoke median daily rate £425 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +17.65% -6.85%
10th Percentile £260 £213 £162
90th Percentile £629 £575 £476
Hampshire median daily rate £440 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 21
Basingstoke median hourly rate £18.00 £15.86 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.49% -3.88% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.85 £10.40 £10.13
90th Percentile £172.50 £31.03 £29.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £29.25 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year -2.50% +13.21% -19.08%

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 February 2019, 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 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 22 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (95.45%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (90.91%) Scrum
4 19 (86.36%) Configuration Management
4 19 (86.36%) Windows
4 19 (86.36%) Linux
4 19 (86.36%) Kanban
4 19 (86.36%) Selenium
4 19 (86.36%) Atlassian
4 19 (86.36%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (86.36%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (86.36%) GitHub
4 19 (86.36%) Ansible
4 19 (86.36%) Puppet
4 19 (86.36%) High Availability
4 19 (86.36%) Jenkins
4 19 (86.36%) Amazon RDS
4 19 (86.36%) Auto-Scaling
4 19 (86.36%) Kubernetes
4 19 (86.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (86.36%) Software Delivery
5 18 (81.82%) SC Cleared
5 18 (81.82%) Security Cleared
6 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (63.64%) Subversion
7 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
8 12 (54.55%) 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 10 (45.45%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (86.36%) Cloud Computing
1 19 (86.36%) GitHub
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (9.09%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (9.09%) TACACS
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (86.36%) Amazon RDS
1 19 (86.36%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (22.73%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Jenkins
1 19 (86.36%) Selenium
2 14 (63.64%) Git (software)
2 14 (63.64%) Subversion
3 10 (45.45%) JIRA
4 5 (22.73%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior DevOps
2 7 (31.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Azure DevOps
3 5 (22.73%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 5 (22.73%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Release Train Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Linux
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (95.45%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (90.91%) Scrum
4 19 (86.36%) Auto-Scaling
4 19 (86.36%) Configuration Management
4 19 (86.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (86.36%) High Availability
4 19 (86.36%) Kanban
4 19 (86.36%) Software Delivery
5 17 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (54.55%) Test Automation
7 10 (45.45%) ITIL
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.09%) Defect Management
9 2 (9.09%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
9 2 (9.09%) SIEM
9 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
9 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 18 (81.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (86.36%) Ansible
1 19 (86.36%) Kubernetes
1 19 (86.36%) Puppet
2 2 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 22 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (86.36%) Atlassian
3 10 (45.45%) ServiceNow
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) LogRhythm
4 2 (9.09%) McAfee