The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
UK / England
Rank 567 581 561
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 10 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.017% 0.080%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.21% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 27
Median daily rate £375 £444 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £513 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.83

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Business Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3719 3762 4341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.85% 7.99% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2341 2305 2560
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 43 38
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £77.00 £69.07 £59.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +52.77%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing ResourceLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in England

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ResourceLink Daily Rate Trend in England

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ResourceLink across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

ResourceLink Daily Rate Histogram in England

ResourceLink
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ResourceLink Hourly Rate Trend in England

ResourceLink
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ResourceLink within the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 4 £363 -23.68%
North West - 3 £375 - 1
East Midlands - 2 £338 -
West Midlands - 1 £550 - 3
ResourceLink
UK

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ResourceLink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ResourceLink.

1 9 (47.37%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) NGA Human Resources
3 3 (15.79%) Northgate
4 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
5 1 (5.26%) SaaS
5 1 (5.26%) Local Government
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Local Government
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Project Leader
3 3 (15.79%) Consultant
3 3 (15.79%) HR Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) HR Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Implementation Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration Lead
5 1 (5.26%) Development Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Payroll Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (5.26%) Workday Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Data Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Data Entry
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.26%) ERP
5 1 (5.26%) ETL
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Perl
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) NGA Human Resources
1 3 (15.79%) Northgate
2 2 (10.53%) Bloomberg
2 2 (10.53%) Cognos
3 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Workday