The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 60 97
Rank change year-on-year -15 +37  
Contract jobs citing Release Management 30 53 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.67% 2.70% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 3.38% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 15
Median daily rate £545 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.57% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £314 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £466 £702
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.83 £35.50 £20.59
% change year-on-year -55.40% +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 Hampshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1467 1569 1802
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 81.59% 79.89% 84.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1006 1159
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 78 90
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £57.50 £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 Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Hampshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Hampshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Basingstoke -5 14 £390 -8.23%
Southampton +7 4 £675 +54.28%
Winchester +6 2 £650 +73.10%
Portsmouth -13 2 £488 +5.40%
Hook +3 1 £358 +9.16%
Eastleigh - 1 £545 -
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
3 16 (22.54%) Incident Management
3 16 (22.54%) SQL
3 16 (22.54%) Oracle
4 15 (21.13%) VMware
4 15 (21.13%) DevOps
5 13 (18.31%) Linux
5 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
6 12 (16.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
6 12 (16.90%) Test Automation
7 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
7 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
7 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
8 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
8 10 (14.08%) SAP
8 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
8 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (14.08%) PaaS
9 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
9 9 (12.68%) IaaS
9 9 (12.68%) Degree
9 9 (12.68%) Firewall
9 9 (12.68%) ITIL
9 9 (12.68%) Python
9 9 (12.68%) Matrix Organization
10 8 (11.27%) SAP Basis
10 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 6 (8.45%) IIS
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Documentum
3 1 (1.41%) phpBB
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) PaaS
2 9 (12.68%) IaaS
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.63%) Google Play
5 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Firewall
2 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) SNMP
3 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.23%) Bluetooth
4 3 (4.23%) DHCP
4 3 (4.23%) Ethernet
4 3 (4.23%) HTTP
4 3 (4.23%) LAN
4 3 (4.23%) NAS
4 3 (4.23%) VPN
4 3 (4.23%) VSAN
4 3 (4.23%) WAN
5 2 (2.82%) Kerberos
5 2 (2.82%) ZigBee
6 1 (1.41%) Internet
6 1 (1.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.86%) SAP HANA
4 6 (8.45%) MySQL
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (7.04%) DB2
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.82%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Cognos Metric Studio
8 2 (2.82%) Data Mart
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.82%) Star Schema
9 1 (1.41%) EDRMS
9 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.45%) Android Studio
3 6 (8.45%) Gradle
4 5 (7.04%) Selenium
4 5 (7.04%) SpecFlow
4 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (5.63%) Moq
5 4 (5.63%) MSTest
5 4 (5.63%) webpack
6 3 (4.23%) NuGet
7 2 (2.82%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (2.82%) Hudson
7 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.82%) JIRA
7 2 (2.82%) MSI
7 2 (2.82%) NUnit
7 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.82%) WiX
8 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.23%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.23%) Publishing
2 3 (4.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.41%) Advertising
3 1 (1.41%) Electronics
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (28.17%) Developer
2 12 (16.90%) Consultant
3 8 (11.27%) SAP Consultant
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.86%) Release Manager
4 7 (9.86%) SAP Basis Consultant
5 6 (8.45%) Android Developer
6 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Environment And Release Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Environment Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.23%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Test Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.27%) SAP Basis
2 7 (9.86%) .NET
2 7 (9.86%) Ajax
2 7 (9.86%) Web Services
3 6 (8.45%) .NET Framework
3 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET
3 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (8.45%) RESTful
3 6 (8.45%) WCF
4 5 (7.04%) XML
5 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (5.63%) OAuth2
5 4 (5.63%) OpenID
5 4 (5.63%) React
5 4 (5.63%) Redux
6 3 (4.23%) XML-RPC
7 2 (2.82%) Breeze.js
7 2 (2.82%) Durandal
7 2 (2.82%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Management Information System
2 7 (9.86%) Smart Meter
3 5 (7.04%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.63%) CMDB
4 4 (5.63%) Minimum Viable Product
5 3 (4.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.41%) Life Science
7 1 (1.41%) PKI
7 1 (1.41%) Streaming Media
7 1 (1.41%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.31%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Windows
3 6 (8.45%) Android
4 5 (7.04%) Unix
5 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.03%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (22.54%) Incident Management
3 15 (21.13%) DevOps
4 13 (18.31%) Configuration Management
5 12 (16.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (16.90%) Test Automation
6 11 (15.49%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.68%) ITIL
7 9 (12.68%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (9.86%) OWASP
8 7 (9.86%) Scrum
8 7 (9.86%) Service Management
8 7 (9.86%) TDD
9 6 (8.45%) Android Development
9 6 (8.45%) Change Data Capture
9 6 (8.45%) Full Text Search
9 6 (8.45%) MVC
10 5 (7.04%) Change Management
10 5 (7.04%) Migration
10 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) SQL
2 12 (16.90%) PowerShell
3 9 (12.68%) Bash Shell
3 9 (12.68%) Python
4 7 (9.86%) JavaScript
4 7 (9.86%) VB
5 6 (8.45%) C#
5 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.45%) TypeScript
6 4 (5.63%) ES6
7 3 (4.23%) F#
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.41%) VBA
8 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.49%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.68%) Degree
4 5 (7.04%) APMP
4 5 (7.04%) PMP
5 4 (5.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) PMO
2 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (4.23%) vSphere
3 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Netcool
1 5 (7.04%) Tivoli
2 4 (5.63%) Ansible
2 4 (5.63%) OpenView
3 3 (4.23%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (1.41%) Piwik
5 1 (1.41%) SCCM
5 1 (1.41%) vRealize
5 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Oracle
2 15 (21.13%) VMware
3 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.08%) SAP
5 6 (8.45%) IBM
6 4 (5.63%) ATG
6 4 (5.63%) Google
6 4 (5.63%) HP
7 3 (4.23%) Dell
7 3 (4.23%) Ericsson
7 3 (4.23%) Juniper
8 2 (2.82%) Cognos
8 2 (2.82%) DevExpress
8 2 (2.82%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.41%) DoubleClick
9 1 (1.41%) Informatica
9 1 (1.41%) Lumension
9 1 (1.41%) Pega
9 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.41%) Zend
Hampshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago