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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 137 149 123
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 12 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.34% 0.41% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.50% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 10
Median daily rate £369 £284 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.84% -17.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £400 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £33.55 £10.21
% change year-on-year
-43.36% +228.59%
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
2874 3373 2368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.23% 80.39% 75.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1821 2035 1311
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 139 106
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £15.77 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 24 August 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 24 August 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 -10 9 £350 -12.50% 1
Cheshire +7 3 £388 +36.44%
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (59.38%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Project Management
3 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (28.13%) Banking
5 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
5 6 (18.75%) Marketing
5 6 (18.75%) Informatics
5 6 (18.75%) Change Control
5 6 (18.75%) Health Informatics
6 5 (15.63%) MS Project
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco
8 3 (9.38%) MS Office
8 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
8 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
8 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.38%) VMware
8 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
9 2 (6.25%) Content Management
9 2 (6.25%) Retail
9 2 (6.25%) Scrum
9 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
9 2 (6.25%) Budget Control

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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Project
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Firewall
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) BGP
2 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.13%) IGRP
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) NAS
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) OSPF
2 1 (3.13%) PBX
2 1 (3.13%) SAN
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Marketing
4 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) International Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Military
5 1 (3.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) PMO Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Project Planner
4 3 (9.38%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) AIX Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Developer
5 2 (6.25%) PMO Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Resource Planner
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.13%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) jQuery
1 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Health Informatics
1 6 (18.75%) Informatics
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.13%) EMC VNX
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) AIX
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.75%) Change Control
4 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.38%) Line Management
5 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 3 (9.38%) Target Operating Model
6 2 (6.25%) Budget Control
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Content Management
6 2 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) CCNP
1 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) APMP
2 1 (3.13%) CCIE
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) CCSP
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.13%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco
2 3 (9.38%) VMware
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) Isilon
4 1 (3.13%) Lotus
4 1 (3.13%) Nortel
4 1 (3.13%) SAP