Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Release Manager was £850 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 22 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
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +104
Contract jobs requiring a Release Manager 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £850 - -
East of England median daily rate £850 £499 £475
% change year-on-year +70.43% +5.00% +23.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £46.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. 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
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 1472 1353 1502
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.16% 96.71% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 734 780 760
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 83 155
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +12.25%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £53.50 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.53% +16.67% +5.00%

Release Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Manager in Hertfordshire

Release Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Manager in Hertfordshire

Release Manager Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Release Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PP
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (100.00%) QA
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria

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

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Acceptance Criteria
1 2 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
1 2 (100.00%) Operations Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) SAP