Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 18 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 77 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - +56
Contract jobs citing Release Management 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.24% 0.67% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £575 -
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £538 £380
% change year-on-year -11.63% +41.45% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 679 957 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.01% 80.15% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 651 576
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.94% +17.63%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £228
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 48
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -9.81%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.36 £9.18
90th Percentile £46.98 £48.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in South Yorkshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 2 - - 1
Release Management
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire 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