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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Management
Rank - 17 -
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 4.49% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.25 £20.59 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+66.32% -31.35%
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
88 63 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 83.02% 70.79% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 43
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £150 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 4
Median hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 June 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