The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Release Management
North Yorkshire / Harrogate
Rank - 6 6
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Harrogate - 8.70% 10.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 11.76% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -39.44% -5.26%  

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 Harrogate with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Harrogate
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17 17 26
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Harrogate 89.47% 73.91% 70.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 21
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Harrogate

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Harrogate 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 Harrogate

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Harrogate

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Harrogate