The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 29 April 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 78 93
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15  
Contract jobs citing Release Management 17 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.58% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 0.22% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -70.00% +98.16%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 903 894 1051
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.77% 84.26% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 486 505
Median daily rate £411 £410 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +13.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 28
Median hourly rate £31.00 £38.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.48% +28.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.00 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Release Management in Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Buckinghamshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 17 £438 - 1
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Application Packaging
2 10 (55.56%) SCCM
3 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (50.00%) MSI
3 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (38.89%) ISEB
6 4 (22.22%) Change Management
6 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
7 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
7 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) MSI
General
1 10 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Financial Institution
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) E-Business Manager
2 4 (22.22%) UAT Manager
2 4 (22.22%) UAT Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 3 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.56%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 10 (55.56%) Application Packaging
3 9 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 3 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 1 (5.56%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (38.89%) ISEB
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Degree
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
1 10 (55.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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