The first table below looks at the demand for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Hertfordshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 63 55 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.65% 0.94% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 1.21% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate £330 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.58 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+35.37% -34.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
544 495 660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.65% 77.46% 69.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 261 318
Average daily rate £413 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 15 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.15 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Resource Management
East of England

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth +2 2 £330 - 1
Watford - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Resource Management
East of England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Management
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
1 4 (44.44%) Planview
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (11.11%) Dutch Language
4 1 (11.11%) German Language
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) MS Excel

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Dutch Language
2 1 (11.11%) German Language
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Forecast Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Management
1 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Planview