The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 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 Edinburgh 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 77 62 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.56% 0.51% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.72% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 1
Average daily rate
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£240 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
920 692 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 73.90% 70.90% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 537 331 318
Average daily rate £400 £403 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +11.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 14
Average hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £33.90 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
Resource Management
Scotland

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 11 July 2014.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 (94.12%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
6 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
6 2 (11.76%) QA
6 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
6 2 (11.76%) MS Project
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
7 1 (5.88%) MS Office
7 1 (5.88%) CISSP
7 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.88%) Equities
7 1 (5.88%) Information Security
7 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 1 (5.88%) Document Management

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (94.12%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Retail
4 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (11.76%) PMO Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (11.76%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 1 (5.88%) PMO Assistant
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.88%) Equities
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Project Management
1 8 (47.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Programme Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
5 2 (11.76%) Demand Management
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Information Security
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CISSP
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle