The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Manchester 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 78 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 7 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.71% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 1.01% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Average daily rate £500 £285 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% +42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £299 £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.58 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+35.37% -34.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1008 690 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.54% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 517 341 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £13.30 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.36 £61.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Resource Management
North West

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 17 April 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Resource Management
North West

Resource Management
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 2 (20.00%) Process Management
5 2 (20.00%) Balanced Scorecard
5 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (10.00%) CIPD
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (10.00%) Law
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Process Management
4 2 (20.00%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CIPD