Period
to 18 December 2018

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 18 December 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 73 79
Rank change year-on-year -34 +6 0
Contract jobs citing Release Management 9 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.49% 1.46% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 1.69% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 6
Wiltshire median daily rate £444 £463 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.05% +26.54% -5.68%
10th Percentile £327 £413 £310
90th Percentile £484 £488 £413
South West median daily rate £438 £425 £344
% change year-on-year +2.94% +23.64% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,589 1,063 1,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 86.26% 86.00% 85.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,032 736 790
Wiltshire median daily rate £461 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.53% +6.25% +5.96%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £247
90th Percentile £638 £598 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 18 28
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.64% -28.57% +15.79%
10th Percentile £35.00 £13.00 £16.55
90th Percentile £49.28 £39.35 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.65%

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 18 December 2018.

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 18 December 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
Corsham -18 4 £438 -7.89%
Swindon - 3 £450 - 2
Release Management
South West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Release Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) ITSM
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) MAPM
1 3 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Transition Management
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Component Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL

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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) PerformancePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Power BI
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
1 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Developer
1 1 (11.11%) ETL Developer
1 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
1 1 (11.11%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery Manager
1 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
1 1 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
1 1 (11.11%) SSIS Developer
1 1 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Component Testing
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) ITSM
1 3 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Requirements Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineering
1 3 (33.33%) Transition Management
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) MAPM
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) SAP