The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 54 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -17
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 4 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.62% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.91% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £400 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £430 £383
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%
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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 Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 331 277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.22% 68.39% 76.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 214 122
Average daily rate £380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 18
Average hourly rate £30.75 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.81% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.52 £28.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £60.00
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 Cambridge

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Management
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Report Developer
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards