Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 56 -
Rank change year-on-year -24 - +32
Contract jobs citing Release Management 14 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.60% 3.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 3.91% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Croydon median daily rate £445 £473 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.82% - -
South London median daily rate £450 £475 £340
% change year-on-year -5.26% +39.71% -24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London 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 Croydon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 801 486 296
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 91.44% 91.18% 87.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 299 189
Croydon median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £354 £300 £313
90th Percentile £650 £575 £529
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% +13.33% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Croydon median hourly rate £13.50 £35.25 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.70% +26.89% +85.20%
10th Percentile £12.80 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.65 £95.00 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £47.50 £20.50 £19.49
% change year-on-year +131.71% +5.21% +21.78%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Croydon

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Croydon

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Croydon over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Release Management in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 7 (50.00%) Java
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Vagrant
2 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) JBoss
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Publishing
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
5 2 (14.29%) CentOS
5 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.14%) Reinsurance
6 1 (7.14%) PMO
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
6 1 (7.14%) Confluence

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) Maven
2 6 (42.86%) Vagrant
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) MSI
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Linux Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Architect
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SCCM Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Service Support Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CentOS
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Transition Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Coaching
6 1 (7.14%) CRM
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) AppSense
2 1 (7.14%) Guidewire
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle