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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Management
Rank 131 120 100
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -20
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 19 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.57% 0.67% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.91% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 12
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£400 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.08% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £282 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £411 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £396
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £10.21 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+228.59% -33.04%
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
2512 2409 1615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.53% 73.31% 72.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1672 1590 1064
Average daily rate £400 £396 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 93 76
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +62.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.27 £42.50 £44.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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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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
Bristol -4 9 £400 +26.98% 1
Wiltshire -1 6 £345 - 2
Gloucestershire - 3 £465 -
Dorset -1 1 £525 +452.63%
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 26 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (61.54%) Finance
3 16 (41.03%) Project Management
4 9 (23.08%) Change Management
5 8 (20.51%) Banking
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
7 5 (12.82%) Document Management
8 4 (10.26%) QA
8 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
8 4 (10.26%) ITIL
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
9 3 (7.69%) SQL
9 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.69%) Dependency Management
9 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (7.69%) APMP
9 3 (7.69%) Retail
9 3 (7.69%) Information Management
9 3 (7.69%) Marketing
10 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
10 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
10 2 (5.13%) Test Management
10 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (5.13%) Test Planning

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) MS Project
1 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SMS
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
1 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Selenium
1 1 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (20.51%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Marketing
5 2 (5.13%) Back Office
6 1 (2.56%) Electronics
6 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.56%) Billing
6 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.56%) Legal
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (2.56%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (2.56%) Programme Office Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
6 1 (2.56%) Operations Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Data Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) MSMQ
2 1 (2.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) DTV
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (41.03%) Project Management
3 9 (23.08%) Change Management
4 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) Document Management
5 5 (12.82%) Risk Management
6 4 (10.26%) ITIL
7 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.69%) Information Management
7 3 (7.69%) Dependency Management
8 2 (5.13%) Test Planning
8 2 (5.13%) Line Management
8 2 (5.13%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Test Management
8 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.13%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.13%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Java
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) APMP
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.56%) Pega
3 1 (2.56%) SAP