The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 27 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
Scotland / Glasgow
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 66 55
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11  
Contract jobs citing Release Management 6 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.91% 0.70% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.87% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Median daily rate £388 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £358 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £418 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 552 573 735
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.38% 80.59% 83.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 345 376
Median daily rate £388 £351 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.32% +0.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £45.00
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 Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Glasgow

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
4 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
4 4 (44.44%) MiFID
4 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
4 4 (44.44%) Legal
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
4 4 (44.44%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
5 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
6 1 (11.11%) iSeries
6 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) JBehave
6 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 1 (11.11%) RPG IV
6 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
6 1 (11.11%) Hudson
6 1 (11.11%) Concordion
6 1 (11.11%) Gradle
6 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) Subversion

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Ant
1 1 (11.11%) ClearCase
1 1 (11.11%) Concordion
1 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Gradle
1 1 (11.11%) Hudson
1 1 (11.11%) JBehave
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) MiFID Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) AS400 Developer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) AS400
1 1 (11.11%) iSeries
1 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Data Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Portfolio Management
3 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Defect Management
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) RPG
2 1 (11.11%) RPG IV
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) MiFID
2 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
1 1 (11.11%) Informatica
1 1 (11.11%) Perforce
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