Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury 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 19 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
Berkshire > Newbury
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 34 31
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 9 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 2.83% 1.84% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.25% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Newbury median daily rate £350 £350 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +29.63% -
10th Percentile £316 £275 £187
90th Percentile £353 £400 £389
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £450 £340
% change year-on-year -11.11% +32.35% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Newbury median hourly rate - £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -4.00% -35.90% -

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 Newbury with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newbury
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 281 222 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 88.36% 81.62% 81.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 102 103
Newbury median daily rate £400 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -2.44%
10th Percentile £296 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Newbury median hourly rate £12.61 £38.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.82% +94.87% -
10th Percentile £9.86 £26.60 £19.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £47.80 £19.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Newbury

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Newbury

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Newbury

For the 6 months to 19 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Fintech
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) WSUS
3 4 (44.44%) SCOM
3 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
4 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) SAML
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) Server Patching

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Azure DevOps
1 4 (44.44%) Azure DevOps Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Azure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Author
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Deployment
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
4 2 (22.22%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCOM
1 4 (44.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix