The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank 169 166 188
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Release Manager 6 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 21
Median daily rate £534 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.08% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £414 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £628 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.85% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.95 -
Release Manager
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3267 4408 5489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.00% 95.21% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2598 3473 4019
Median daily rate £475 £451 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.43% +0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 110
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.95 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -3.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £24.04 £32.50
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 the City of London

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Release Manager
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Release Manager Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Release Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Manager across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Release Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Release Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Release Manager across the City of London region.

Release Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 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 City of London region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Release Management
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Netezza
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) PVCS
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Hudson
3 1 (11.11%) Solvency II

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
2 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) PVCS
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Hudson
2 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 1 (11.11%) MSTest
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (22.22%) Change Management
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Electronic Trading
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Python
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Netezza
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
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