Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 45 50
Rank change year-on-year -37 +5 -14
Contract jobs citing Release Management 17 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.62% 4.03% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.75% 4.51% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 1
Croydon median daily rate £450 £473 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +57.50% +185.71%
South London median daily rate £450 £405 £350
% change year-on-year +11.11% +15.71% +233.33%
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 972 421 373
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 92.66% 89.38% 87.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 256 288
Croydon median daily rate £500 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.36% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £356 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £594 £575
South London median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Croydon median hourly rate - £43.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +176.19% +5.00%
South London median hourly rate £45.17 £42.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.65% +103.57% +33.16%

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 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Release Management in Croydon

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (35.29%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 4 (23.53%) Java
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
3 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
4 3 (17.65%) PMO
4 3 (17.65%) Transition Management
4 3 (17.65%) People Management
4 3 (17.65%) Reinsurance
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Publishing
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 3 (17.65%) JBoss
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) CentOS
4 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Degree
5 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
5 2 (11.76%) SCCM

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 3 (17.65%) JBoss
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (5.88%) Trello
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
1 4 (23.53%) Maven
1 4 (23.53%) Vagrant
2 2 (11.76%) MSI
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Project Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) SCCM Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) SCCM Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Reinsurance
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) CentOS
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) DevOps
2 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) People Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Transition Management
5 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) VB
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 2 (11.76%) PMI Certification
3 2 (11.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Ivanti
2 2 (11.76%) McAfee
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) AlienVault
3 1 (5.88%) Remedy