The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 28 27
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Contract jobs citing Release Management 11 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 5.05% 2.90% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 3.42% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £293
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £35.50 £20.59
% change year-on-year -44.61% +72.39%  

Release Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 192 234 193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 88.07% 84.78% 82.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 112 86
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 38 19
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Release Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Bracknell

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Bracknell

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) Software Deployment
2 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) SMS
2 15 (75.00%) HP
2 15 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 15 (75.00%) McAfee
2 15 (75.00%) Software Distribution
2 15 (75.00%) Software Delivery
2 15 (75.00%) Data Centre
3 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (20.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 4 (20.00%) Spring
5 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) User Stories
6 3 (15.00%) Office Automation
6 3 (15.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) DevOps
6 3 (15.00%) Microservices
6 3 (15.00%) JUnit
6 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 3 (15.00%) Eclipse

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (15.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (10.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) SMS
2 3 (15.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Gradle
1 3 (15.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) JUnit
1 3 (15.00%) Maven
1 3 (15.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Developer
1 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (15.00%) JSF
2 3 (15.00%) REST
2 3 (15.00%) Spring MVC
2 3 (15.00%) Struts
2 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) HTML
3 1 (5.00%) JDBC
3 1 (5.00%) JSP
3 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Software Delivery
1 15 (75.00%) Software Deployment
1 15 (75.00%) Software Distribution
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (20.00%) Pair Programming
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (20.00%) TDD
2 4 (20.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (20.00%) User Stories
3 3 (15.00%) BDD
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.00%) DevOps
3 3 (15.00%) Kanban
3 3 (15.00%) Microservices
3 3 (15.00%) MVC
3 3 (15.00%) Office Automation
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (40.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 15 (75.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) Netcool
2 1 (5.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (5.00%) Netcool/Webtop
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (5.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) HP
1 15 (75.00%) McAfee
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft