The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 22 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 57 81
Rank change year-on-year -23 +24  
Contract jobs citing Release Management 10 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.81% 2.96% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 3.51% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 8
Median daily rate £425 £465 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.60% +5.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £35.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -44.61% +69.04%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1059 1082 1016
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 85.96% 84.20% 78.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 721 582
Median daily rate £425 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.29% +8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 55 24
Median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.85 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Surrey

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Surrey

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate -5 5 £400 -23.80% 4
Guildford - 1 £538 -
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (44.44%) .NET
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 7 (38.89%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 6 (33.33%) MSBuild
5 6 (33.33%) SOLID
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) CRM
7 4 (22.22%) DevOps
8 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) JIRA
8 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (16.67%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
8 3 (16.67%) QA
8 3 (16.67%) WCF
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 3 (16.67%) JIRA
3 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Release Manager
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 2 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Change and Release Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Change Manager
5 2 (11.11%) CRM Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Coach
6 1 (5.56%) Deployment Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Deployment Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Environment And Release Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Change Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC Manager
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (44.44%) TDD
4 6 (33.33%) SOLID
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) CRM
6 4 (22.22%) DevOps
7 3 (16.67%) BDD
7 3 (16.67%) Data Migration
7 3 (16.67%) Migration
7 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 1 (5.56%) ATDD
9 1 (5.56%) Change Management
9 1 (5.56%) Content Management
9 1 (5.56%) IT Governance
9 1 (5.56%) Open Source
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Pega
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