The first table below looks at the demand for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire 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 Shropshire 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 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.73% 1.67% 2.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 2.74% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £425 £370 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -10.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £19.58 £29.75
% change year-on-year
+35.37% -34.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 73 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 67.91% 60.83% 61.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 40 70
Average daily rate £368 £473 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +29.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £313 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Resource Management
West Midlands

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire 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
Telford +3 5 £425 +14.86%
Resource Management
West Midlands

Resource Management
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Open Workbench

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) Open Workbench
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Change Management
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft