The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 79 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.26% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.35% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£413 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £400 £376
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +6.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.21 £14.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-27.07% -66.26%
Resource Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1032 861 899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.19% 73.78% 67.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 439 419
Average daily rate £350 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £499 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 48 51
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £32.50 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (25.00%) SAP HCM
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Back Office
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) STB
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
4 1 (12.50%) DTV
4 1 (12.50%) DVB
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP HCM
2 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DVB
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Integration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) STB
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) JD Edwards
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft