The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 76 72 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 7 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.68% 0.40% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.56% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate £413 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -58.49%
Resource Management
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 709 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.68% 71.40% 77.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 377 405
Average daily rate £400 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Average hourly rate £19.61 £22.03 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £18.55 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £37.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (25.00%) Document Management
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) WFM
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) MPLS
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (25.00%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 3 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (16.67%) Ticket Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
3 2 (16.67%) VB

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) MPLS
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 3 (25.00%) PMO Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
3 1 (8.33%) Project Support Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (8.33%) Resource Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Change Control
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (25.00%) Document Management
2 3 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) WFM
3 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 2 (16.67%) People Management
3 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) Ticket Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) CCNA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (8.33%) P3O
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
1 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) VMware