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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 109 99 97
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -2
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 17 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.64% 0.90% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.27% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 10
Average daily rate £350 £365 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £297 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £385 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.15 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.58 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+35.37% -34.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1912 1658 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.15% 70.76% 66.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 860 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Resource Management
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -21 9 £376 +21.86%
Glasgow +2 4 £330 -9.58% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £550 -
Resource Management
UK

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
4 9 (29.03%) Change Management
5 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle
6 5 (16.13%) Degree
6 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) MS Project
7 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
7 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
8 3 (9.68%) Change Control
9 2 (6.45%) Pega
9 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 2 (6.45%) APMP
9 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 2 (6.45%) Test Management
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.45%) Document Management
9 2 (6.45%) QA

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Project
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) Crystal Reports
General
1 18 (58.06%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Publishing
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Coordinator
1 7 (22.58%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.13%) Project Coordinator
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Change Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Management Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Deployment Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) XML
1 1 (3.23%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Equities
3 1 (3.23%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 9 (29.03%) Change Management
4 8 (25.81%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.68%) Workflow
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Change Control
8 2 (6.45%) Release Management
8 2 (6.45%) Test Management
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
8 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
8 2 (6.45%) Document Management
8 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.23%) ERP
9 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) JCL
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) APMP
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
4 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle
2 2 (6.45%) Pega
2 2 (6.45%) Business Objects
3 1 (3.23%) BMC
3 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.23%) SAP