The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Management
Rank 73 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 13 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.73% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 1.01% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £265 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £447 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £26.50 £19.58
% change year-on-year
-58.49% +35.37%
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Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1124 895 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.46% 72.76% 71.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 527 269
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 18 2
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £70.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% -64.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Banking
3 9 (37.50%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Retail
5 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (25.00%) Change Management
5 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 6 (25.00%) QA
6 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) FATCA
8 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.50%) Coaching
9 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
9 2 (8.33%) People Management
9 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (8.33%) Scrum
9 2 (8.33%) Publishing
9 2 (8.33%) Migration
9 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (8.33%) Change Control
9 2 (8.33%) Analytics
9 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
9 2 (8.33%) Data Migration

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (66.67%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) Banking
3 7 (29.17%) Retail
4 6 (25.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 4 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
2 4 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.50%) PMO Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Lead
5 1 (4.17%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Development Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Applications Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Change Management
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (8.33%) People Management
6 2 (8.33%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Change Control
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.17%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) FATCA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata
3 1 (4.17%) Planview