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 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 23 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 -4  
Contract jobs citing Release Management 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 0.85% 0.72% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.90% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +33.33%  
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 Newbury with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 96 111 112
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 81.36% 79.86% 77.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 54
Median daily rate £370 £360 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% -7.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £26.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.07% +33.33%  
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 Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury 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 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 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SAML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow