The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for Release Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Release Management over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Management
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 14 24
Contract jobs citing Release Management 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London - 1.75% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.17% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £475 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.83%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -5.55% -5.26%  

Release Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 57 46 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 96.61% 80.70% 82.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 61
Median daily rate £550 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.78% -13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £365 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £54.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.04%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Release Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London citing Release Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Release Management in Docklands, London

Release Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Release Management in Docklands, London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management in Docklands, London

Release Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Release Management in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for Release Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Management Information System

Release Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Data Manager
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle