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 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 334 300 326
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +26
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 289 322 270
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.84% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 213 173
Average daily rate
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£420 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £180 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £396
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £33.55 £10.21 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+228.59% -54.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £10.21 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+228.59% -33.04%
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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
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 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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +16 123 £450 +5.88% 33
South East -26 65 £438 +55.41% 7
East of England -9 21 £425 +1.79% 4
South West -12 20 £393 +13.76% 5
West Midlands -7 18 £418 +39.16% 2
North West -31 18 £400 +29.03% 8
East Midlands -7 10 £325 +62.50% 4
Yorkshire -38 9 £372 -6.12% 8
South Coast +3 4 - -
Midlands +3 1 £550 -
Resource Management
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Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 261 (45.00%) Finance
2 233 (40.17%) Project Management
3 156 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 130 (22.41%) PRINCE2
5 97 (16.72%) Microsoft
6 84 (14.48%) Change Management
7 77 (13.28%) MS Excel
8 74 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (12.24%) Java
9 71 (12.24%) .NET
10 65 (11.21%) ERP
11 59 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
12 58 (10.00%) Banking
13 56 (9.66%) Programme Management
14 54 (9.31%) Dynamics AX
14 54 (9.31%) Degree
15 53 (9.14%) MS Project
15 53 (9.14%) MS Office
16 52 (8.97%) SQL
17 51 (8.79%) SQL Server
18 50 (8.62%) JD Edwards
19 49 (8.45%) Risk Management
19 49 (8.45%) Oracle
19 49 (8.45%) Project Planning
19 49 (8.45%) Retail
20 48 (8.28%) Windows
21 46 (7.93%) Telecoms
22 42 (7.24%) ITIL
23 40 (6.90%) QA
24 39 (6.72%) Change Control

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 36 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.38%) WebSphere
3 7 (1.21%) IIS
4 6 (1.03%) Lync
5 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.69%) SAS
6 3 (0.52%) Confluence
7 2 (0.34%) Node.js
7 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.34%) CMS
7 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.34%) Apache
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) Documentum
8 1 (0.17%) WordPress
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 77 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 53 (9.14%) MS Project
2 53 (9.14%) MS Office
3 29 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.41%) MS Visio
5 8 (1.38%) Open Workbench
6 5 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (0.69%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.34%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 54 (9.31%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.03%) Cognos TM1
5 4 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.69%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.52%) SAP PS
6 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.34%) ResourceLink
7 2 (0.34%) Cognos Controller
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.34%) Teamcenter
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.38%) SaaS
2 7 (1.21%) Office 365
3 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.52%) Yammer
4 3 (0.52%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.17%) Taleo
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.17%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.17%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.72%) LDAP
1 10 (1.72%) SAN
2 8 (1.38%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.38%) WAN
3 7 (1.21%) Firewall
4 6 (1.03%) LAN
5 5 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (0.86%) Internet
6 4 (0.69%) ATM
6 4 (0.69%) VLAN
7 3 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.34%) HSPA
8 2 (0.34%) LTE
8 2 (0.34%) NAS
8 2 (0.34%) 3G
8 2 (0.34%) MPLS
8 2 (0.34%) Wireless
8 2 (0.34%) 2G
8 2 (0.34%) GPRS
8 2 (0.34%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (2.24%) MySQL
4 12 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 10 (1.72%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (1.38%) DB2
6 8 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (1.38%) Big Data
7 7 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Power View
10 3 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.52%) EDRMS
10 3 (0.52%) OLTP
10 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (1.90%) JIRA
2 5 (0.86%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.69%) Selenium
4 3 (0.52%) NetBeans
4 3 (0.52%) Subversion
5 2 (0.34%) JUnit
5 2 (0.34%) Redmine
5 2 (0.34%) NUnit
6 1 (0.17%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.17%) JMeter
6 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.17%) MSTest
6 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
General
1 261 (45.00%) Finance
2 58 (10.00%) Banking
3 49 (8.45%) Retail
4 46 (7.93%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.59%) Marketing
6 12 (2.07%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.07%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.72%) Billing
8 9 (1.55%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.55%) Legal
9 8 (1.38%) Back Office
10 6 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.03%) Advertising
11 5 (0.86%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.86%) Automotive
11 5 (0.86%) Law
11 5 (0.86%) German Language
12 4 (0.69%) Front Office
12 4 (0.69%) Electronics
12 4 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 177 (30.52%) Project Manager
2 91 (15.69%) Analyst
3 34 (5.86%) Consultant
4 32 (5.52%) Developer
4 32 (5.52%) PMO Analyst
5 27 (4.66%) Business Analyst
6 25 (4.31%) Programme Manager
7 21 (3.62%) IT Project Manager
8 20 (3.45%) PMO Manager
9 18 (3.10%) Resource Manager
9 18 (3.10%) Test Manager
9 18 (3.10%) Senior Manager
10 17 (2.93%) Team Leader
11 16 (2.76%) Coordinator
12 15 (2.59%) Senior Project Manager
12 15 (2.59%) Development Team Leader
12 15 (2.59%) SAP Manager
13 14 (2.41%) Architect
14 13 (2.24%) SAP Project Manager
14 13 (2.24%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (12.24%) .NET
2 24 (4.14%) XML
3 15 (2.59%) HTML
4 13 (2.24%) SOAP
5 12 (2.07%) Web Services
5 12 (2.07%) .NET Framework
6 9 (1.55%) SailPoint
7 8 (1.38%) JSP
7 8 (1.38%) ASP.NET
8 7 (1.21%) J2EE
8 7 (1.21%) Ajax
8 7 (1.21%) REST
9 6 (1.03%) SPML
9 6 (1.03%) Servlets
9 6 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (0.86%) JSON
10 5 (0.86%) Hibernate
11 4 (0.69%) Application Packaging
11 4 (0.69%) jQuery
11 4 (0.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (3.97%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.41%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.07%) N-Tier
5 9 (1.55%) DataPower
6 7 (1.21%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.21%) PMI
7 5 (0.86%) EPoS
7 5 (0.86%) Clustering
8 4 (0.69%) NHS
8 4 (0.69%) Data Integration
8 4 (0.69%) FMCG
8 4 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.52%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.52%) Smart Meter
9 3 (0.52%) User Experience
9 3 (0.52%) Video Editing
9 3 (0.52%) Derivative
9 3 (0.52%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.34%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.28%) Windows
2 28 (4.83%) UNIX
3 20 (3.45%) Linux
4 9 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (1.55%) AIX
5 7 (1.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.03%) Solaris
6 6 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.52%) CentOS
7 3 (0.52%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.52%) SUSE
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.17%) VMS
9 1 (0.17%) Android
9 1 (0.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (40.17%) Project Management
2 156 (26.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 130 (22.41%) PRINCE2
4 84 (14.48%) Change Management
5 74 (12.76%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (11.21%) ERP
7 56 (9.66%) Programme Management
8 49 (8.45%) Risk Management
8 49 (8.45%) Project Planning
9 42 (7.24%) ITIL
10 39 (6.72%) Change Control
11 37 (6.38%) Business Analysis
12 36 (6.21%) Migration
13 29 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 29 (5.00%) Waterfall
14 28 (4.83%) Line Management
14 28 (4.83%) Scrum
15 26 (4.48%) Mentoring
16 25 (4.31%) SDLC
17 22 (3.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 71 (12.24%) Java
2 52 (8.97%) SQL
3 16 (2.76%) C#
4 15 (2.59%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.24%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.55%) VB
7 8 (1.38%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.21%) C
9 6 (1.03%) BeanShell
10 5 (0.86%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.69%) Apex Code
11 4 (0.69%) X++
11 4 (0.69%) Perl
12 3 (0.52%) VBA
12 3 (0.52%) R
13 2 (0.34%) C++
13 2 (0.34%) Ruby
13 2 (0.34%) PHP
13 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (9.31%) Degree
2 27 (4.66%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 25 (4.31%) PMI Certification
5 24 (4.14%) ISEB
6 19 (3.28%) PMP
7 16 (2.76%) SC Cleared
8 14 (2.41%) ISTQB
8 14 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.38%) ISEB Practitioner
10 6 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.86%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.86%) APMP
12 3 (0.52%) MBA
12 3 (0.52%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.34%) MCSE
13 2 (0.34%) CCNA
13 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.90%) QA
2 9 (1.55%) SLA
3 6 (1.03%) P3O
4 3 (0.52%) COBIT
4 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.52%) COSO
5 2 (0.34%) Basel III
5 2 (0.34%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.34%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.34%) COREP
5 2 (0.34%) FINREP
5 2 (0.34%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.34%) GxP
6 1 (0.17%) FATCA
6 1 (0.17%) MiFID
6 1 (0.17%) GAAP
6 1 (0.17%) BS15000
System Software
1 13 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.69%) vSphere
4 3 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.34%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.17%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.17%) HDFS
6 1 (0.17%) Samba
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) NFS
6 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (0.52%) Oracle ZFS
2 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.17%) Oozie
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.17%) SCCM
3 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 97 (16.72%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.62%) JD Edwards
3 49 (8.45%) Oracle
4 38 (6.55%) SAP
5 20 (3.45%) IBM
6 15 (2.59%) VMware
7 13 (2.24%) HP
8 12 (2.07%) Ab Initio
9 10 (1.72%) Citrix
10 9 (1.55%) Sun
10 9 (1.55%) Cisco
11 8 (1.38%) Cognos
12 7 (1.21%) Dell
13 6 (1.03%) Sybase
13 6 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.03%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.03%) ServiceNow
14 4 (0.69%) Google
14 4 (0.69%) CheckPoint
14 4 (0.69%) CA
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