Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Release Management Consultant was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 July 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 Management Consultant
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 883 879
Rank change year-on-year +32 -4 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Release Management Consultant 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.005% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
UK median daily rate £500 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.54% +18.89% -
10th Percentile £475 £414 £388
90th Percentile £525 £535 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90193 104555 107186
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.84% 95.02% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58462 68042 66348
UK median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £233
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2904 3100 4144
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.89 £10.44 £10.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.58 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.47% +11.76% +3.03%

Release Management Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Release Management Consultant in the UK

Release Management Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Release Management Consultant in the UK

Release Management Consultant
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Release Management Consultant within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +57 2 £500 -6.54%
London +14 2 £500 -6.54%

Release Management Consultant Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Release Management Consultant 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 featuring Release Management Consultant in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Release Automation

Release Management Consultant Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Release Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management