The table below looks at the statistics for the Release Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Release Manager
Rank 353 371 348
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Release Manager 72 52 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.31% 0.22% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.24% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 49
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£475 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.80% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 - -
Release Manager
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 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Release Manager in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in London

Release Manager
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Release Manager Daily Rate Trend in London

Release Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Release Manager across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Release Manager Daily Rate Histogram in London

Release Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Release Manager Hourly Rate Trend in London

Release Manager
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Manager within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 17 £525 +2.43% 4
Docklands, London - 2 £453 -
Hammersmith - 2 £325 -
Chessington - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Release Manager
England

Release Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Release Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Release Manager in their job title.

1 51 (44.74%) Release Management
2 36 (31.58%) Linux
3 31 (27.19%) Jenkins
4 30 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (25.44%) Banking
6 28 (24.56%) Finance
7 22 (19.30%) Java
8 21 (18.42%) Oracle
9 20 (17.54%) ITIL
10 18 (15.79%) UNIX
10 18 (15.79%) Ant
10 18 (15.79%) Investment Banking
11 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management
11 17 (14.91%) Git (software)
12 16 (14.04%) Gradle
12 16 (14.04%) Windows
13 15 (13.16%) Python
13 15 (13.16%) Change Management
13 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (13.16%) JIRA
13 15 (13.16%) QA
14 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
14 13 (11.40%) Perl
14 13 (11.40%) SQL
15 12 (10.53%) Project Management
16 11 (9.65%) Scrum
16 11 (9.65%) Subversion
16 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
17 10 (8.77%) Change Control

Release Manager
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Release Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Release Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (7.89%) Confluence
2 7 (6.14%) IIS
3 6 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.39%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.63%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.75%) SAS
6 2 (1.75%) JBoss
6 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.88%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.39%) MS Office
3 4 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Agresso
2 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 3 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) SAN
3 1 (0.88%) LAN
3 1 (0.88%) WAN
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) SSH
3 1 (0.88%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.51%) DB2
4 2 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.88%) QlikView
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 31 (27.19%) Jenkins
2 18 (15.79%) Ant
3 17 (14.91%) Git (software)
4 16 (14.04%) Gradle
5 15 (13.16%) JIRA
6 11 (9.65%) Subversion
7 10 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (6.14%) Maven
9 6 (5.26%) Artifactory
9 6 (5.26%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.63%) Hudson
11 2 (1.75%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.75%) SCons
11 2 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.88%) Selenium
12 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.88%) CruiseControl
12 1 (0.88%) Build Forge
12 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (25.44%) Banking
2 28 (24.56%) Finance
3 18 (15.79%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.14%) Retail
4 7 (6.14%) Front Office
5 5 (4.39%) Law
6 3 (2.63%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Publishing
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.14%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) Middleware
3 2 (1.75%) HTML
3 2 (1.75%) ServiceStack
4 1 (0.88%) REST
4 1 (0.88%) J2EE
4 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.88%) CSS
4 1 (0.88%) JSP
4 1 (0.88%) SOAP
4 1 (0.88%) JMS
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 5 (4.39%) Wiki
2 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) Derivative
3 4 (3.51%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.51%) STB
4 3 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.63%) Video on Demand
5 2 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.88%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 1 (0.88%) CMDB
6 1 (0.88%) IPTV
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.58%) Linux
2 18 (15.79%) UNIX
3 16 (14.04%) Windows
4 4 (3.51%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (0.88%) CentOS
5 1 (0.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (44.74%) Release Management
2 30 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (17.54%) ITIL
4 17 (14.91%) Configuration Management
4 17 (14.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (13.16%) Change Management
5 15 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.53%) Project Management
7 11 (9.65%) Scrum
7 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
8 10 (8.77%) Change Control
9 9 (7.89%) DevOps
9 9 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (7.89%) Software Delivery
10 8 (7.02%) Regression Testing
10 8 (7.02%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.14%) Service Delivery
11 7 (6.14%) Knowledge Management
12 6 (5.26%) Incident Management
12 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) Java
2 15 (13.16%) Python
3 13 (11.40%) Perl
3 13 (11.40%) SQL
4 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.02%) Shell Script
6 7 (6.14%) Scala
7 6 (5.26%) C
8 4 (3.51%) C++
9 2 (1.75%) C#
9 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.75%) Ruby
10 1 (0.88%) LINC
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
10 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.39%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (3.51%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.63%) Degree
4 3 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.75%) ISEB
6 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.88%) APMP
6 1 (0.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.16%) QA
2 5 (4.39%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (1.75%) RACF
2 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (7.89%) Puppet
2 5 (4.39%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.63%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.88%) MOM
5 1 (0.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (18.42%) Oracle
2 9 (7.89%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.02%) IBM
4 5 (4.39%) ServiceNow
5 4 (3.51%) webMethods
5 4 (3.51%) ATG
5 4 (3.51%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.75%) Perforce
6 2 (1.75%) HP
6 2 (1.75%) SAP
6 2 (1.75%) Cognos
6 2 (1.75%) Tableau
7 1 (0.88%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.88%) Solace
7 1 (0.88%) Unisys
7 1 (0.88%) Sybase
7 1 (0.88%) Citrix
7 1 (0.88%) BMC
7 1 (0.88%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
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