The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 106 95 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 26 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.94% 0.85% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 1.20% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 11
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£275 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £320 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.79%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2101 1751 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.66% 71.01% 65.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 885 814
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 60
Average hourly rate £27.50 £19.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Resource Management
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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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 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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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
Glasgow -1 15 £350 -6.66%
Edinburgh -17 7 £240 -40.74% 4
Aberdeen - 4 £250 -
Stirling - - - - 1
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Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 15 (36.59%) Project Management
3 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (24.39%) Change Management
4 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
5 7 (17.07%) Banking
6 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
6 6 (14.63%) Release Management
7 5 (12.20%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (12.20%) MS Project
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.76%) PMP
8 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
8 4 (9.76%) MS Office
8 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Security Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Degree
8 4 (9.76%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.32%) Change Control
9 3 (7.32%) Java
9 3 (7.32%) .NET
9 3 (7.32%) ERP
9 3 (7.32%) JD Edwards
9 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.88%) Retail
10 2 (4.88%) Billing
10 2 (4.88%) Migration
10 2 (4.88%) Advertising

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Project
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) LAN
1 2 (4.88%) WAN
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 26 (63.41%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Billing
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Project Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Coordinator
3 7 (17.07%) Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.88%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) PMO Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Programme Test Manager
8 1 (2.44%) PMO Administrator
8 1 (2.44%) PMO Assistant
8 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Programme Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Programme Support Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Management Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) .NET
2 1 (2.44%) XML
2 1 (2.44%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) Equities
2 1 (2.44%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Project Management
2 10 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (24.39%) Change Management
3 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.63%) Programme Management
4 6 (14.63%) Release Management
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Security Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Information Assurance
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) ERP
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Migration
7 2 (4.88%) Quality Management
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) Demand Management
7 2 (4.88%) Business Transformation
7 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.88%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) PMP
1 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CISSP
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) JD Edwards
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) BMC