The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 142 121 107
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 22 36 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.93% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.19% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 11
Median daily rate £375 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £260 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £400 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -58.49%
Resource Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3294 3016 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.62% 77.59% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 1667 1222
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 146 126
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £60.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Resource Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester -9 12 £338 -28.94%
Cheshire -26 6 £375 -6.25% 1
Lancashire +4 1 - - 1
Merseyside -3 1 £413 +17.85%
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management 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 North West region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 14 (33.33%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.05%) Change Management
4 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
5 7 (16.67%) Banking
6 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
7 5 (11.90%) Marketing
7 5 (11.90%) Informatics
7 5 (11.90%) Health Informatics
8 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 4 (9.52%) MS Project
8 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
9 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.14%) WAN
9 3 (7.14%) Windows
9 3 (7.14%) MS Office
9 3 (7.14%) ITIL
9 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.14%) Migration
9 3 (7.14%) Scrum
9 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (7.14%) Change Control
9 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.14%) SaaS
9 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.52%) MS Project
2 3 (7.14%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.38%) BGP
3 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.38%) IGRP
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) LAN
3 1 (2.38%) Network Security
3 1 (2.38%) OSPF
3 1 (2.38%) PBX
3 1 (2.38%) Skype
3 1 (2.38%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Banking
3 5 (11.90%) Marketing
4 2 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.38%) International Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Military
5 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Analyst
3 6 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) PMO Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Project Planner
6 3 (7.14%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) AIX Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) AIX Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Data Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Governance Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Security Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Security Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) PMO Lead
7 2 (4.76%) Resource Planner
7 2 (4.76%) Security Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Health Informatics
1 5 (11.90%) Informatics
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.38%) IVR
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) Telematics
4 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) AIX
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.38%) Linux
3 1 (2.38%) Unix
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.05%) Change Management
3 8 (19.05%) Risk Management
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) APMP
1 2 (4.76%) CCNP
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.76%) PMP
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) CCIE
2 1 (2.38%) CCNA
2 1 (2.38%) CCSP
2 1 (2.38%) ISEB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) JNCIA
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco
2 2 (4.76%) Juniper
2 2 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Citrix
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.38%) Lotus
3 1 (2.38%) Nortel
3 1 (2.38%) SAP