Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 20 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 85 81
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4 -23
Contract jobs citing Release Management 5 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.48% 0.16% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.18% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
West Sussex median daily rate £350 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +10.34% +72.62%
10th Percentile £313 £400 £347
90th Percentile £388 £400 £384
South East median daily rate £450 £431 £365
% change year-on-year +4.35% +18.15% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £30.58 £12.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +144.64% +4.17% -64.71%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 927 1099 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 88.62% 87.50% 87.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 625 700
West Sussex median daily rate £418 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £253 £263 £270
90th Percentile £569 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 45 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £46.25 £35.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% +17.65% +85.94%
10th Percentile £24.02 £19.58 £11.22
90th Percentile £50.25 £52.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in West Sussex

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in West Sussex

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in West Sussex

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 20 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
Crawley - 3 £338 -
Gatwick - 2 £375 -
Release Management
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Migration
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 3 (60.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) OpenText
3 2 (40.00%) Maximo
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Documentum
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Law
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) Documentum
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Environment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Environment Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) OpenText