Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 17 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 37 33
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 3 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.68% 2.11% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 2.74% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median daily rate - - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 384 219 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.07% 77.11% 73.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 109 80
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £212
90th Percentile £588 £538 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £26.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year -32.71% +27.37% +31.27%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Watford

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 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 Watford region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HCM
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DataPower
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Boomi
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) hybris

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Boomi
1 2 (66.67%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Developer
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) RESTful
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) API Development
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Kanban
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) hybris