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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 123 104 123
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 15 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.88% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 1.20% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
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£384 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £390 £378
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £14.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+89.28% -67.44%
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
2386 2077 2015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.39% 73.19% 66.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1412 1041 1026
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 112 100
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.04 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -5.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £13.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £72.53
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -4 9 £375 -11.76% 7
Manchester -9 5 £475 +30.13% 1
Lancashire - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 14 (37.84%) Project Management
3 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.03%) SAP
3 10 (27.03%) ITIL
4 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
4 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
5 7 (18.92%) .NET
5 7 (18.92%) Java
5 7 (18.92%) ERP
5 7 (18.92%) JD Edwards
5 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
5 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
5 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (13.51%) Service Management
6 5 (13.51%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (13.51%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
6 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (10.81%) Degree
7 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
7 4 (10.81%) QA
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (10.81%) SLA
8 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
8 3 (8.11%) UML
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle
8 3 (8.11%) MS Project
8 3 (8.11%) Information Security

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.41%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 21 (56.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Operations Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Services Delivery Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Service Manager
5 4 (10.81%) Business Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Engagement Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Contracts Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Change Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Project Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
8 1 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) DTV
4 1 (2.70%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.70%) Telematics
4 1 (2.70%) STB
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Project Management
2 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.03%) ITIL
3 8 (21.62%) PRINCE2
3 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
4 7 (18.92%) ERP
5 5 (13.51%) Service Management
5 5 (13.51%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (13.51%) ITIL V3
5 5 (13.51%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.11%) UML
7 3 (8.11%) Information Security
7 3 (8.11%) Change Management
7 3 (8.11%) SAP Implementation
7 3 (8.11%) Time Management
7 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
8 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) C
3 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.11%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) CISSP
5 1 (2.70%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) XenApp
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) MOM
1 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) SAP
2 7 (18.92%) JD Edwards
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) Trapeze
4 2 (5.41%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) Citrix
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
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