Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 75 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +40
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.29% 0.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Sheffield median daily rate - £625 -
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £575 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.08 - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 - -

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 580 793 639
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 85.04% 82.01% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 538 484
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £273 £297 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £554
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 21
Sheffield median hourly rate £23.08 £27.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.09% +120.00% -19.94%
10th Percentile £16.88 £13.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £41.49 £49.00 £15.00
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
% change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -11.76%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Sheffield

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Sheffield

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco