The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 54 47 48
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.82% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.18% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £396
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £14.25 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+85.96% -66.86%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 425 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 65.68% 69.56% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 272 187
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.45 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
3 5 (45.45%) Workflow
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) P3O
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) PMI
5 2 (18.18%) PMP
5 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
5 2 (18.18%) MS Project
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Avaya
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
6 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
6 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) PMO Assistant
3 2 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Support Assistant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Risk Management
2 5 (45.45%) Workflow
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) People Management
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMP
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) P3O
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya