Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 80 103
Rank change year-on-year -13 +23 -4
Contract jobs citing Release Management 25 14 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.42% 1.10% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 1.29% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 8
Milton Keynes median daily rate £390 £300 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -18.09% -18.61%
10th Percentile £376 £185 £309
90th Percentile £464 £455 £454
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £300 £366
% change year-on-year +41.67% -18.09% +12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1465 1084 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.24% 84.89% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 636 849
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +8.44% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £250
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.12% +24.94%
10th Percentile £8.87 £9.00 £9.43
90th Percentile £24.60 £38.75 £24.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Milton Keynes

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Milton Keynes

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 23 (92.00%) Scrum
2 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (84.00%) Process Improvement
4 18 (72.00%) DevOps
5 17 (68.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (64.00%) Technical Architecture
7 15 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (52.00%) Finance
9 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
10 10 (40.00%) Banking
11 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
11 9 (36.00%) Financial Institution
12 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
13 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
13 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
13 6 (24.00%) Matrix Organization
14 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
15 4 (16.00%) JIRA
15 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
15 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
15 4 (16.00%) IaaS
15 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
15 4 (16.00%) PaaS
15 4 (16.00%) Confluence
15 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
16 3 (12.00%) Kanban
16 3 (12.00%) Programme Delivery
16 3 (12.00%) GitLab

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
2 6 (24.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (16.00%) Confluence
3 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 15 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
2 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.00%) IaaS
3 4 (16.00%) PaaS
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (4.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.00%) NuoDB
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) GitLab
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
General
1 13 (52.00%) Finance
2 10 (40.00%) Banking
3 9 (36.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Delivery Manager
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) DevOps Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Release Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Coach
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.00%) Finance Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Services Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Product Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Scrum
2 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (84.00%) Process Improvement
4 18 (72.00%) DevOps
5 17 (68.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (64.00%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (52.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (24.00%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (12.00%) Kanban
10 3 (12.00%) Programme Delivery
11 1 (4.00%) Change Management
11 1 (4.00%) Line Management
11 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
11 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
11 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
11 1 (4.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle