The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 54 43 50
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 7 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.13% 1.97% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 2.88% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £119 £215 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.76% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £215 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £387 £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.58 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+35.37% -34.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
403 347 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.79% 68.44% 62.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 186 211
Average daily rate £400 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 16
Average hourly rate £26.75 £14.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.48% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £10.76 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Resource Management
West Midlands

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 23 April 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 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Logistics
3 2 (20.00%) PLM
3 2 (20.00%) SAP PLM
3 2 (20.00%) SAP cProjects
3 2 (20.00%) SAP MRS
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) HTML5
4 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (10.00%) RubyGems
4 1 (10.00%) Puppet
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (10.00%) Sinatra
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js
4 1 (10.00%) WebGL
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
4 1 (10.00%) Grunt
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony
4 1 (10.00%) PHP5

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 1 (10.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP PLM
1 2 (20.00%) SAP cProjects
1 2 (20.00%) SAP MRS
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (10.00%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) RubyGems
1 1 (10.00%) Grunt
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP PLM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) Sinatra
1 1 (10.00%) WebGL
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (10.00%) Symfony
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Logistics
1 2 (20.00%) PLM
2 1 (10.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) OO
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Service Management
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PHP5
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards