The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 38 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Release Manager 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.87% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.56% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.95 -
Release Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
328 318 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.35% 92.17% 98.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 207 343
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 24 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £20.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Release Manager in the job title.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Release Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Release Manager across the Bedfordshire region.

Release Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Release Manager
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 3 £475 -
Release Manager
East of England

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Release Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Conversion
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) SAP

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Release Management
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) ERP
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP