The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 328 308 294
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 284 283 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.59% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.79% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 187 184
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£396 £415 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.57% +5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £280 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £600 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.61% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Average hourly rate £10.21 £10.50 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.76% -74.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.21 £10.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-2.76% -74.69%
Resource Management
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38426 35840 38298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.91% 74.48% 72.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 24559 22678 22623
Average daily rate £413 £402 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.61% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1075 996 1428
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.50 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -31 107 £445 -3.78% 28
South East +9 59 £225 -44.61% 16
East of England -9 27 £425 +30.76% 11
North West -2 25 £388 -6.06% 9
South West -23 24 £335 -1.47% 6
West Midlands -5 19 £338 +14.21% 5
East Midlands +10 10 £250 -37.50% 2
Yorkshire -18 9 £396 - 5
South Coast - 1 - -
North East - - - -
Resource Management
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Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 212 (35.75%) Finance
2 198 (33.39%) Project Management
3 114 (19.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 109 (18.38%) PRINCE2
5 86 (14.50%) Change Management
6 79 (13.32%) SAP
7 74 (12.48%) MS Excel
8 68 (11.47%) .NET
9 66 (11.13%) Project Planning
10 65 (10.96%) Banking
11 64 (10.79%) Programme Management
11 64 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
12 62 (10.46%) ERP
12 62 (10.46%) Microsoft
12 62 (10.46%) Risk Management
13 60 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
14 58 (9.78%) Java
14 58 (9.78%) MS Project
15 55 (9.27%) ITIL
16 54 (9.11%) Degree
17 53 (8.94%) Dynamics AX
18 51 (8.60%) Retail
18 51 (8.60%) JD Edwards
18 51 (8.60%) Migration
19 49 (8.26%) Security Cleared
20 48 (8.09%) SQL
20 48 (8.09%) QA
21 46 (7.76%) MS Office
21 46 (7.76%) Change Control
22 44 (7.42%) Oracle

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 44 (7.42%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.36%) SAS
3 4 (0.67%) Lync
4 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (0.51%) CMS
4 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.51%) Adobe CQ
5 2 (0.34%) Documentum
5 2 (0.34%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.17%) TPMS
6 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.17%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.17%) Apache
6 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.17%) WordPress
6 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (12.48%) MS Excel
2 58 (9.78%) MS Project
3 46 (7.76%) MS Office
4 34 (5.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.53%) MS Visio
6 14 (2.36%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (1.35%) Mathematica
8 4 (0.67%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.34%) SPSS
9 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 53 (8.94%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.69%) CA Clarity
3 9 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.18%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (1.18%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (1.01%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.51%) SAP EWM
9 2 (0.34%) SAP MRS
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.34%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.34%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.17%) Findur
10 1 (0.17%) Maximo
10 1 (0.17%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.34%) Office 365
1 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.17%) Force.com
2 1 (0.17%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.36%) WAN
2 12 (2.02%) 4G
3 10 (1.69%) Internet
4 9 (1.52%) GPRS
5 5 (0.84%) LAN
5 5 (0.84%) VPN
5 5 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.84%) DAB
5 5 (0.84%) LTE
5 5 (0.84%) InfiniBand
6 4 (0.67%) VoLTE
6 4 (0.67%) Firewall
6 4 (0.67%) SAN
6 4 (0.67%) ATM
6 4 (0.67%) 3GPP
6 4 (0.67%) GSM
6 4 (0.67%) WCDMA
7 2 (0.34%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.34%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.34%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.52%) Hadoop
4 6 (1.01%) MS Access
5 5 (0.84%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.67%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.67%) Big Data
7 3 (0.51%) Data Mining
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.17%) QlikView
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.17%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.17%) DB2
9 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (1.01%) JIRA
2 3 (0.51%) Selenium
2 3 (0.51%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.34%) Xcode
3 2 (0.34%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.17%) MorphX
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.17%) TestLink
General
1 212 (35.75%) Finance
2 65 (10.96%) Banking
3 51 (8.60%) Retail
4 35 (5.90%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.36%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.36%) Retail Banking
6 11 (1.85%) Billing
7 10 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.69%) Marketing
8 9 (1.52%) Back Office
9 7 (1.18%) Electronics
10 5 (0.84%) Local Government
10 5 (0.84%) Advertising
10 5 (0.84%) Law
10 5 (0.84%) Legal
10 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.67%) Automotive
11 4 (0.67%) Publishing
11 4 (0.67%) Front Office
12 3 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 154 (25.97%) Project Manager
2 103 (17.37%) Analyst
3 40 (6.75%) PMO Analyst
4 32 (5.40%) Developer
4 32 (5.40%) Coordinator
5 27 (4.55%) Architect
6 26 (4.38%) Project Coordinator
7 24 (4.05%) Business Analyst
7 24 (4.05%) Programme Manager
7 24 (4.05%) Senior Manager
8 23 (3.88%) Consultant
8 23 (3.88%) Senior Project Manager
9 22 (3.71%) Resource Manager
10 16 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
11 15 (2.53%) PMO Manager
12 14 (2.36%) Administrator
12 14 (2.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 14 (2.36%) Infrastructure Manager
13 12 (2.02%) Team Leader
14 11 (1.85%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.47%) .NET
2 24 (4.05%) HTML
3 17 (2.87%) CSS
4 13 (2.19%) XML
5 12 (2.02%) HTML5
6 11 (1.85%) Web Services
7 9 (1.52%) JSON
7 9 (1.52%) CSS3
8 6 (1.01%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.01%) Backbone.js
8 6 (1.01%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.84%) Ajax
9 5 (0.84%) jQuery
9 5 (0.84%) J2EE
9 5 (0.84%) Middleware
10 4 (0.67%) OAuth
10 4 (0.67%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.51%) WCF
11 3 (0.51%) XHTML
12 2 (0.34%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.88%) Management Information System
3 18 (3.04%) PMI
4 9 (1.52%) Visualisation
4 9 (1.52%) User Experience
5 8 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.18%) Statistics
6 7 (1.18%) NHS
7 6 (1.01%) FMCG
7 6 (1.01%) Open Source
8 5 (0.84%) CLARiiON
8 5 (0.84%) iPad
8 5 (0.84%) Symmetrix DMX
9 4 (0.67%) iPhone
9 4 (0.67%) DTV
9 4 (0.67%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.67%) Equities
9 4 (0.67%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.20%) Linux
2 18 (3.04%) Windows
3 11 (1.85%) UNIX
4 6 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.67%) Android
6 3 (0.51%) Solaris
6 3 (0.51%) Debian
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) HPUX
8 1 (0.17%) VMS
8 1 (0.17%) OS/400
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (33.39%) Project Management
2 114 (19.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 109 (18.38%) PRINCE2
4 86 (14.50%) Change Management
5 66 (11.13%) Project Planning
6 64 (10.79%) Programme Management
7 62 (10.46%) ERP
7 62 (10.46%) Risk Management
8 60 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (9.27%) ITIL
10 51 (8.60%) Migration
11 46 (7.76%) Change Control
12 33 (5.56%) Business Analysis
13 30 (5.06%) Service Delivery
14 22 (3.71%) Service Management
15 21 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (3.54%) Portfolio Management
16 20 (3.37%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 20 (3.37%) Quality Management
17 18 (3.04%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (9.78%) Java
2 48 (8.09%) SQL
3 15 (2.53%) JavaScript
4 14 (2.36%) C
5 11 (1.85%) VBA
6 9 (1.52%) MATLAB
7 8 (1.35%) R
7 8 (1.35%) C++
8 6 (1.01%) C#
9 3 (0.51%) Python
9 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.34%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.34%) ABAP
10 2 (0.34%) VB
10 2 (0.34%) X++
11 1 (0.17%) Erlang
11 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (9.11%) Degree
2 49 (8.26%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.90%) PMI Certification
4 26 (4.38%) PMP
4 26 (4.38%) SC Cleared
5 15 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (1.35%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.18%) ISEB
9 7 (1.18%) CISSP
10 6 (1.01%) APMP
11 5 (0.84%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.84%) MBA
11 5 (0.84%) CISA
12 3 (0.51%) CISM
12 3 (0.51%) CIMA
13 2 (0.34%) BC Cleared
13 2 (0.34%) MAPM
13 2 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.09%) QA
2 14 (2.36%) SLA
3 5 (0.84%) ISO 9000
4 4 (0.67%) P3O
4 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.34%) EMIR
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.17%) GxP
6 1 (0.17%) GAMP
6 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.84%) GPFS
3 3 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.17%) SRDF
4 1 (0.17%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (0.34%) SCCM
2 2 (0.34%) SCOM
3 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.17%) SCSM
Vendors
1 79 (13.32%) SAP
2 62 (10.46%) Microsoft
3 51 (8.60%) JD Edwards
4 44 (7.42%) Oracle
5 21 (3.54%) Cisco
6 12 (2.02%) EMC
7 11 (1.85%) Teradata
8 10 (1.69%) VMware
8 10 (1.69%) IBM
9 9 (1.52%) HP
9 9 (1.52%) Siebel
10 8 (1.35%) JDA
11 6 (1.01%) Primavera
12 4 (0.67%) NEC
12 4 (0.67%) Citrix
13 3 (0.51%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (0.51%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.34%) Isilon
14 2 (0.34%) TIBCO
14 2 (0.34%) Cramer
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TK Maxx
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Edwin Alsop Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Plymouth City Council
Rate: £57,764 per annum plus market supplement negotiable
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 20 days ago