Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 23 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 80 100
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20 -25
Contract jobs citing Release Management 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.21% 0.18% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.22% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.71% -10.53% +55.74%
10th Percentile £356 £413 £463
90th Percentile £369 £438 £516
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £33.17 £33.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +0.50% -4.35% +11.29%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1190 925 1241
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.57% 82.00% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 437 740
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
10th Percentile £220 £213 £258
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 95 82
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +111.27% -35.45%
10th Percentile £11.80 £13.60 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £51.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.95 £23.63
% change year-on-year -1.41% +35.24% -1.56%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Cambridgeshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Cambridgeshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 2 £363 -
Peterborough -12 1 - - 1
Release Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) QAD
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) RPG
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Change Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Change and Release Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Release Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) ERP Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) ERP Support
3 1 (33.33%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (33.33%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) QAD