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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 59 56 47
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.23% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
Resource Management
West Midlands

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
525 430 395
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.55% 70.38% 69.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 267 247
Average daily rate £380 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 9
Average hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% +15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.00 £9.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £26.00 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 9 February 2016, 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Publishing
5 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
5 1 (12.50%) VMware
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (12.50%) CCVP
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) VPN

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DMZ
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Discoverer
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Publishing
4 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Vendor Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Business Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support
2 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) OBIEE Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CRM Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Human Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (12.50%) Presales
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) CCVP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware