The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 118 127 117
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 26 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.88% 0.57% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 0.75% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 9
Average daily rate £405 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £316 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £445 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
Resource Management
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2396 2409 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 80.84% 75.97% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1585 1226
Average daily rate £380 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Wiltshire 0 10 £400 +14.28%
Devon - 5 £433 -
Gloucestershire - 4 £420 - 3
Bristol -1 3 £250 -30.55%
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
3 13 (41.94%) Project Management
3 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Management Information System
5 11 (35.48%) Change Management
5 11 (35.48%) Information Management
5 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
6 10 (32.26%) DV Cleared
7 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
8 7 (22.58%) CRM
8 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
8 7 (22.58%) Project Planning
9 6 (19.35%) QA
9 6 (19.35%) MS Project
9 6 (19.35%) Service Management
10 5 (16.13%) Migration
10 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
10 5 (16.13%) Data Transformation
10 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
10 5 (16.13%) APMP
11 4 (12.90%) Coaching
11 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
11 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
11 4 (12.90%) Electronics
11 4 (12.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 4 (12.90%) Marketing

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 6 (19.35%) MS Project
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) MS Office
3 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
1 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (74.19%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 4 (12.90%) Electronics
3 4 (12.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) CRM Manager
3 4 (12.90%) CRM Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Software Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Software Test Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Test Automation Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Application Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Lead
5 2 (6.45%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) REST
1 3 (9.68%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Biology
2 1 (3.23%) Chemistry
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (41.94%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) Change Management
2 11 (35.48%) Information Management
2 11 (35.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) CRM
4 7 (22.58%) Project Planning
5 6 (19.35%) Service Management
6 5 (16.13%) Data Migration
6 5 (16.13%) Data Transformation
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) Coaching
7 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (12.90%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Java
1 3 (9.68%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) C#
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) DV Cleared
2 10 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.13%) APMP
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 4 (12.90%) ISO 9001
3 3 (9.68%) ISO 14001
4 2 (6.45%) SLA
5 1 (3.23%) NEBOSH
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
1 4 (12.90%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) JD Edwards