Period
to 27 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 27 July 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 West > Wiltshire
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 90 70
Rank change year-on-year +20 -20 +10
Contract jobs citing Release Management 18 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.36% 0.53% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.66% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 10
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £320 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.44% -37.25% +21.43%
10th Percentile £411 £235 £363
90th Percentile £488 £368 £608
South West median daily rate £438 £388 £458
% change year-on-year +12.90% -15.39% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £20.19
South West median hourly rate - - £20.19

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1118 1055 1134
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 84.63% 79.32% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 722 774
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £260 £263
90th Percentile £578 £575 £545
South West median daily rate £397 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.87% - +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 31
Wiltshire median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +73.40% -19.26%
10th Percentile £25.60 £12.40 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.90 £40.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% +40.00%

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Wiltshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Wiltshire

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Release Management in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Release Management in Wiltshire

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Wiltshire

Release Management
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 27 July 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
Corsham 0 8 £475 +45.93%
Swindon 0 3 £373 +96.05%
Release Management
South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 16 (88.89%) ITIL
1 16 (88.89%) Project Management
2 14 (77.78%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 14 (77.78%) Degree
2 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
3 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
3 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
4 12 (66.67%) Electronics
4 12 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 12 (66.67%) Manufacturing
4 12 (66.67%) Programme Management
4 12 (66.67%) SAP
4 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (66.67%) Marketing
4 12 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (50.00%) Change Management
6 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (38.89%) Service Management
7 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
7 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
7 7 (38.89%) DevOps
8 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
8 6 (33.33%) CMS
8 6 (33.33%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) Validation
9 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
10 1 (5.56%) CSS3

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 6 (33.33%) CMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (77.78%) Finance
2 12 (66.67%) Electronics
2 12 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 12 (66.67%) Marketing
2 12 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Configuration Manager
1 7 (38.89%) Incident Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Change Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (5.56%) Problem Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Release and Configuration Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Software Release Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) JSON
1 1 (5.56%) LESS
1 1 (5.56%) React
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
1 1 (5.56%) Sass
1 1 (5.56%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) Computer Science
2 13 (72.22%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) ITIL
1 16 (88.89%) Project Management
2 12 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 9 (50.00%) Change Management
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) Configuration Management
5 7 (38.89%) DevOps
5 7 (38.89%) Problem Management
5 7 (38.89%) Service Management
6 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.11%) Validation
8 1 (5.56%) ATDD
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (77.78%) Degree
1 14 (77.78%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (72.22%) DV Cleared
2 13 (72.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow