The table below looks at the statistics for Release Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank - 19 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.70% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 4.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.40 £42.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.31% +40.83%
Release Management
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
108 49 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 78.83% 66.22% 87.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 29 46
Median daily rate £311 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £121 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £560 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Release Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Release Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Release Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Release Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Release Management Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Release Management
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Release Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC