The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3  
Contract jobs citing Release Management 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 6.78% 3.45% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.89% 4.08% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £515 £600 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.16% +41.17%  
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 Uxbridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 45 49 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 76.27% 84.48% 90.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 33
Median daily rate £90 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.50% +8.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +4.65%  
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 Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Uxbridge

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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Access
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) B2C
3 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) ATG

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MS Access
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Release Manager
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) hybris