Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 16 January 2018 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 49 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +5
Contract jobs citing Release Management 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 1.21% 0.82% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.45% 1.03% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Warwickshire median daily rate £425 £356 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.30% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 484 583 502
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 83.59% 79.21% 81.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 364 263
Warwickshire median daily rate £386 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.32% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £262 £231 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 41 45
Warwickshire median hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £25.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% -2.57% +31.59%
10th Percentile £14.90 £15.21 £15.91
90th Percentile £34.42 £42.25 £33.94
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £19.43 £20.00
% change year-on-year +28.56% -2.85% -11.11%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Warwickshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Warwickshire

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Warwickshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Warwick - 1 - - 2
Release Management
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Stealthwatch
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) ArcSight
3 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) PKI
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
6 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 1 (14.29%) JMeter
6 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
6 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (57.14%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JMeter
1 1 (14.29%) NeoLoad
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 5 (71.43%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (57.14%) Incident Management
3 4 (57.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 2 (28.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) ArcSight
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco