Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 117 133
Rank change year-on-year +16 +16 -10
Contract jobs citing Release Management 57 50 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.62% 1.30% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 1.62% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 34
Hampshire median daily rate £444 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% +9.38% -1.23%
10th Percentile £393 £313 £304
90th Percentile £675 £575 £485
South East median daily rate £450 £431 £365
% change year-on-year +4.35% +18.15% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Hampshire median hourly rate £43.00 £39.75 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.18% +261.36% -67.65%
South East median hourly rate £30.58 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +144.64% +4.17% -64.71%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2820 3095 3681
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 80.00% 80.45% 82.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1680 1997 2268
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 163 194
Hampshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +40.91% +17.96%
10th Percentile £12.24 £12.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.93 £56.75 £48.59
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

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 6 months to 20 November 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 6 months to 20 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
Basingstoke -12 25 £500 +17.65% 1
Portsmouth -1 5 - -
Winchester +11 4 £423 +20.71%
Andover +20 3 £475 -
Southampton +7 1 £675 +17.39%
Hook +5 1 £358 +13.49%
Eastleigh -1 1 £550 +37.50%
Fareham - 1 £500 -
Farnborough - 1 - - 1
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.82%) SQL
3 16 (28.07%) Oracle
3 16 (28.07%) Linux
4 15 (26.32%) ITIL
4 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
4 15 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
5 14 (24.56%) XML
6 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
7 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
7 12 (21.05%) Windows
7 12 (21.05%) Java
7 12 (21.05%) System Testing
7 12 (21.05%) VMware
8 11 (19.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (19.30%) Unix
8 11 (19.30%) SAS
8 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
8 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (19.30%) RDBMS
8 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
8 11 (19.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (17.54%) OLAP
9 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
9 10 (17.54%) Oracle OLAP
9 10 (17.54%) Firewall
9 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.79%) Service Management

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 11 (19.30%) SAS
2 1 (1.75%) Documentum
2 1 (1.75%) Kentico
2 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) IaaS
1 7 (12.28%) PaaS
2 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.26%) Boomi
4 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.75%) Office 365
5 1 (1.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (17.54%) Firewall
2 5 (8.77%) LAN
2 5 (8.77%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.77%) WAN
3 4 (7.02%) DHCP
3 4 (7.02%) DNS
3 4 (7.02%) Ethernet
3 4 (7.02%) HTTP
3 4 (7.02%) NAS
3 4 (7.02%) VPN
3 4 (7.02%) VSAN
4 2 (3.51%) SNMP
5 1 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (1.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 11 (19.30%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle BI EE
2 11 (19.30%) RDBMS
2 11 (19.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 10 (17.54%) OLAP
3 10 (17.54%) Oracle OLAP
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.02%) GIS
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.51%) DB2
6 2 (3.51%) MySQL
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.75%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.75%) EDRMS
7 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) Moq
2 4 (7.02%) MSTest
2 4 (7.02%) Selenium
2 4 (7.02%) SpecFlow
2 4 (7.02%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.02%) webpack
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Environment And Release Manager
2 11 (19.30%) Environment Manager
3 10 (17.54%) Release Manager
4 8 (14.04%) Architect
4 8 (14.04%) Systems Developer
5 7 (12.28%) SAS Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) VMware Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) CRM Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Lead Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Test and Integration Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.51%) Applications Support
9 2 (3.51%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.56%) XML
2 8 (14.04%) .NET
3 4 (7.02%) .NET Framework
3 4 (7.02%) Ajax
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (7.02%) Code First Entity Framework
3 4 (7.02%) Entity Framework
3 4 (7.02%) OAuth2
3 4 (7.02%) OpenID
3 4 (7.02%) React
3 4 (7.02%) Redux
3 4 (7.02%) REST
3 4 (7.02%) Swagger
3 4 (7.02%) WCF
3 4 (7.02%) Web Services
3 4 (7.02%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.75%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.77%) Minimum Viable Product
3 3 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.07%) Linux
2 12 (21.05%) Windows
3 11 (19.30%) Unix
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.75%) CentOS
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 12 (21.05%) System Testing
4 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
5 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (15.79%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Service Management
7 7 (12.28%) Test Management
8 6 (10.53%) ETL
9 5 (8.77%) Runbook
9 5 (8.77%) Scrum
9 5 (8.77%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Build Automation
10 4 (7.02%) Change Data Capture
10 4 (7.02%) DevOps
10 4 (7.02%) Full Text Search
10 4 (7.02%) Information Security
10 4 (7.02%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) SQL
2 15 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 13 (22.81%) PowerShell
4 12 (21.05%) Java
5 7 (12.28%) Bash Shell
5 7 (12.28%) C#
5 7 (12.28%) Python
6 4 (7.02%) ES6
6 4 (7.02%) F#
6 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.02%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.51%) VBA
8 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (17.54%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.26%) Degree
4 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (19.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (7.02%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) vCenter Server
2 3 (5.26%) Ansible
3 2 (3.51%) Netcool
3 2 (3.51%) OpenView
3 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.75%) Grafana
4 1 (1.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (28.07%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) VMware
3 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.02%) Dell
4 4 (7.02%) ESRI
4 4 (7.02%) Juniper
4 4 (7.02%) SAP
4 4 (7.02%) Sitecore
5 3 (5.26%) ForgeRock
6 2 (3.51%) Ericsson
6 2 (3.51%) HP
6 2 (3.51%) IBM
7 1 (1.75%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.75%) CA
7 1 (1.75%) Lumension
7 1 (1.75%) Nintex
7 1 (1.75%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.75%) Splunk
7 1 (1.75%) Sun
7 1 (1.75%) Symantec