The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Sussex region that had Release Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Release Manager
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Release Manager 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.00 -
Release Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex 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
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
723 525 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 98.77% 95.98% 94.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 344 207
Median daily rate £425 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £240 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 34
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £45.00 £26.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Release Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Release Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Release Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Release Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Sussex region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
1 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (12.50%) SignalR
4 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Revenue Management
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Release Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (12.50%) SignalR
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Release Management
1 4 (50.00%) Security Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Stress Testing
1 4 (50.00%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
2 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Revenue Management
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL