The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Management
Rank 111 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 26 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 0.95% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.21% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 18
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£450 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £198 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.78 - £15.25
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2541 2145 1791
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.36% 78.03% 72.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 1130 899
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 34 38
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £165.00 £34.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh +3 16 £400 +66.66% 4
Glasgow -4 5 £382 +9.00% 1
North Lanarkshire - 2 £550 -
Stirling - 1 - -
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Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 35 (63.64%) Finance
2 21 (38.18%) Banking
3 20 (36.36%) Project Management
4 11 (20.00%) Retail
5 10 (18.18%) Change Management
5 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.36%) Change Control
7 8 (14.55%) Retail Banking
8 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
9 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
9 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
9 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
10 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
11 4 (7.27%) Firewall
11 4 (7.27%) Migration
11 4 (7.27%) Cisco
11 4 (7.27%) Broadband
11 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (7.27%) ITIL
11 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
11 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
11 4 (7.27%) BIG-IP
11 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.27%) Analytics
11 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
11 4 (7.27%) Release Management
11 4 (7.27%) QA
11 4 (7.27%) Dependency Management
11 4 (7.27%) Data Centre

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Project
2 3 (5.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.82%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) Broadband
1 4 (7.27%) Firewall
1 4 (7.27%) BIG-IP
2 2 (3.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) QlikView
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
General
1 35 (63.64%) Finance
2 21 (38.18%) Banking
3 11 (20.00%) Retail
4 8 (14.55%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.64%) Legal
5 2 (3.64%) Publishing
6 1 (1.82%) Military
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.82%) Advertising
6 1 (1.82%) Law
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.73%) Analyst
2 7 (12.73%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Coordinator
4 5 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 5 (9.09%) PMO Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Network Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Senior Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.64%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.82%) NHS
4 1 (1.82%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) Project Management
2 10 (18.18%) Change Management
2 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.36%) Change Control
4 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
5 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
6 5 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 4 (7.27%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.27%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.27%) Release Management
7 4 (7.27%) ITIL
7 4 (7.27%) Migration
7 4 (7.27%) Analytics
7 4 (7.27%) Dependency Management
8 3 (5.45%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.45%) Coaching
8 3 (5.45%) Quality Management
8 3 (5.45%) Security Testing
8 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) C
1 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) QA
2 3 (5.45%) FATCA
3 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) MIIS
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Cisco
3 2 (3.64%) Planview
3 2 (3.64%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Cognos
4 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.82%) Teradata