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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Management
Rank 97 83 75
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.48% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.40% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £396
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £10.21 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+228.59% -33.04%
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
1459 989 868
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 77.44% 75.55% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 881 596 457
Average daily rate £400 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 46
Average hourly rate £33.64 £14.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.06% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £27.50 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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
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 4 September 2015, 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 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (22.22%) MS Project
4 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) Degree
5 3 (16.67%) Java
5 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (16.67%) Retail
5 3 (16.67%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
6 2 (11.11%) Legal
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) E-business
6 2 (11.11%) Banking
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) QA
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) DB2
6 2 (11.11%) UNIX
6 2 (11.11%) AIX

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (22.22%) MS Project
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (5.56%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) DB2
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Discoverer
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.56%) Back Office
4 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.11%) Analyst
2 2 (11.11%) Consultant
2 2 (11.11%) DBA
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (5.56%) Resource Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.56%) PMO Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) AIX
1 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Service Management
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) E-business
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) People Management
6 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) GAAP
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) SmartStream
1 2 (11.11%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (5.56%) SAP