Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Release Manager was £548 per day in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Release Manager
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 63 -
Rank change year-on-year -29 - -
Contract jobs requiring a Release Manager 5 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.58% 2.27% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 2.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Croydon median daily rate £548 £478 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.66% - -
South London median daily rate £548 £478 £475
% change year-on-year +14.66% +0.53% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Croydon
Contract vacancies in Croydon with a recognized job title 820 493 329
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.57% 93.19% 97.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 309 210
Croydon median daily rate £500 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £306
90th Percentile £650 £563 £525
South London median daily rate £488 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +14.71% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 8
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £35.25 £20.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.28% +70.78% +37.60%
10th Percentile £12.90 £21.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £86.10 £95.00 £34.13
South London median hourly rate £41.42 £21.20 £18.00
% change year-on-year +95.35% +17.78% +12.50%

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings that featured Release Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Croydon

Release Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Manager in Croydon

Release Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Release Manager in Croydon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Release Manager in Croydon

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 Croydon region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Confluence
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (20.00%) Guidewire
3 1 (20.00%) Docker

Release Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle