The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Management
Rank 104 99 120
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +21
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 21 22 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.91% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.21% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 3
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£513 £313 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+64.00% -30.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £180 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £807 £455 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £396
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £10.21 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+228.59% -33.04%
Resource Management
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1901 1816 1796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.92% 74.82% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1102 895 829
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 23 36
Average hourly rate £33.50 £17.04 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.65% -33.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.00 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £59.00 £42.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Resource Management across the Berkshire region.

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management across the Berkshire region.

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading 0 10 £625 +56.25% 3
Bracknell -8 2 £225 +1.12%
Newbury -10 2 - -
Resource Management
South East

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Resource Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Resource Management.

1 15 (37.50%) Project Management
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 11 (27.50%) Ab Initio
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (25.00%) Degree
4 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
6 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 8 (20.00%) IBM
6 8 (20.00%) DataPower
6 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 7 (17.50%) Change Control
7 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
7 7 (17.50%) Windows
7 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
7 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (17.50%) MS Office
8 6 (15.00%) Change Management
8 6 (15.00%) DB2
8 6 (15.00%) ETL
8 6 (15.00%) MS Visio
8 6 (15.00%) Big Data
8 6 (15.00%) Low Latency
8 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
9 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
9 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
9 5 (12.50%) Time Management

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Resource Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Resource Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
3 6 (15.00%) MS Visio
4 4 (10.00%) MS Project
5 2 (5.00%) Siemens NX
5 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (10.00%) VLAN
2 4 (10.00%) ATM
2 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.00%) Big Data
2 6 (15.00%) DB2
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Publishing
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Electronics
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (17.50%) Developer
1 7 (17.50%) Analyst
1 7 (17.50%) Ab Initio Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Senior Ab Initio Developer
2 6 (15.00%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 4 (10.00%) Development Team Leader
4 3 (7.50%) Head of Business Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Junior
5 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (5.00%) Project Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) PMO Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (10.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.00%) DataPower
3 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Handset
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) Project Management
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.50%) Change Control
5 6 (15.00%) Low Latency
5 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 6 (15.00%) ETL
5 6 (15.00%) Change Management
5 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 5 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 5 (12.50%) Time Management
7 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.00%) People Management
7 4 (10.00%) Workflow
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.50%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 3 (7.50%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.00%) C
2 2 (5.00%) C++
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.50%) PMP
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Ab Initio
2 8 (20.00%) IBM
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) Siemens
5 2 (5.00%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.50%) SAP