The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Management
UK
Rank 407 344 372
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +28
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 204 307 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.59% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.71% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 213 169
Median daily rate £413 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £20.70 £13.00 £25.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.23% -48.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.70 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.23% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37606 43039 41704
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.82% 82.75% 79.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24983 28189 26373
Median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 946 1185 1114
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Resource Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management within the UK.

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Resource Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Resource Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -37 184 £405 -6.89% 52
London -5 85 £400 -20.00% 20
South East -7 29 £481 +20.31% 13
West Midlands +14 14 £413 +10.00% 1
City of London -2 14 £350 -40.42% 5
North West +18 13 £378 -20.52% 4
East of England +1 13 £425 -7.10% 3
Scotland +4 10 £360 -21.56%
South West -1 10 £360 -10.00% 4
Tyne and Wear - 8 £350 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £350 - 1
North East - 8 £350 - 1
Yorkshire +15 7 £459 +16.49% 3
Cambridge +13 7 £575 +46.96% 1
Manchester +12 7 £405 +42.10% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 7 £575 +76.92% 1
Buckinghamshire -3 7 £550 +27.90% 4
Milton Keynes +3 6 £550 +27.90% 2
Edinburgh +3 6 £360 -21.56%
Cardiff +21 5 £550 +340.00%
South Wales +13 5 £550 +300.00%
Wales +10 5 £550 +300.00%
Hampshire -11 5 £425 -3.68% 2
Cheshire +26 4 £108 -71.33% 3
Berkshire +7 4 £563 +55.17%
Bristol +1 4 £318 +58.75% 1
Glasgow +1 4 - -
West Sussex -8 4 £340 -15.00%
Belfast -13 4 £413 -8.33%
Northern Ireland -13 4 £413 -8.33%

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 207 (49.17%) Finance
2 143 (33.97%) Project Management
3 114 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 95 (22.57%) PRINCE2
6 81 (19.24%) Change Management
7 64 (15.20%) Risk Management
8 62 (14.73%) MS Project
9 57 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
10 56 (13.30%) MS Excel
11 55 (13.06%) Banking
12 53 (12.59%) Microsoft
13 52 (12.35%) Programme Management
14 51 (12.11%) ITIL
15 44 (10.45%) SharePoint
15 44 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
16 41 (9.74%) Security Cleared
17 39 (9.26%) Project Planning
18 34 (8.08%) SC Cleared
18 34 (8.08%) MS Office
18 34 (8.08%) Oracle
19 32 (7.60%) Service Management
20 31 (7.36%) Management Information System
20 31 (7.36%) PMI Certification
21 29 (6.89%) Line Management
22 28 (6.65%) Change Control
23 27 (6.41%) Matrix Organization
23 27 (6.41%) Windows
24 26 (6.18%) Legal
25 24 (5.70%) Migration

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.33%) Confluence
3 10 (2.38%) Oracle Application Server
4 8 (1.90%) CMS
5 7 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.19%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.95%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.48%) SAS
9 2 (0.48%) Tuxedo
10 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.24%) Mule
10 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.24%) SilverStripe
10 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 62 (14.73%) MS Project
2 56 (13.30%) MS Excel
3 44 (10.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (8.08%) MS Office
5 16 (3.80%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.90%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.85%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (2.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 7 (1.66%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.48%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.24%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.24%) Lorenzo
7 1 (0.24%) Maximo
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.24%) Primavera
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.24%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.24%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.51%) SaaS
2 17 (4.04%) IaaS
3 16 (3.80%) PaaS
4 9 (2.14%) Office 365
5 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.24%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.38%) Internet
1 10 (2.38%) LAN
2 7 (1.66%) LDAP
3 6 (1.43%) WAN
4 5 (1.19%) 3G
4 5 (1.19%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.19%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (0.95%) 2G
5 4 (0.95%) DWDM
5 4 (0.95%) Firewall
5 4 (0.95%) Network Security
5 4 (0.95%) VoLTE
6 3 (0.71%) 4G
7 2 (0.48%) DNS
7 2 (0.48%) HSPA
7 2 (0.48%) HTTP
7 2 (0.48%) LTE
7 2 (0.48%) SAN
7 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.48%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.28%) Oracle Database
2 13 (3.09%) DB2
2 13 (3.09%) Oracle Database 12c
2 13 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.61%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.66%) MongoDB
6 6 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.48%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.48%) Informix
10 2 (0.48%) Ingres
10 2 (0.48%) MySQL
11 1 (0.24%) GIS
11 1 (0.24%) MS Access
11 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (3.56%) JIRA
2 4 (0.95%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.71%) Log4j
4 2 (0.48%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.24%) Ant
5 1 (0.24%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.24%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.24%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.24%) Maven
5 1 (0.24%) MSI
5 1 (0.24%) Subversion
5 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
General
1 207 (49.17%) Finance
2 55 (13.06%) Banking
3 26 (6.18%) Legal
4 20 (4.75%) Marketing
5 10 (2.38%) Retail
5 10 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.95%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (0.95%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.95%) Local Government
8 3 (0.71%) Advertising
8 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.71%) Military
9 2 (0.48%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.48%) Electronics
9 2 (0.48%) Front Office
9 2 (0.48%) Publishing
9 2 (0.48%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Automotive
10 1 (0.24%) French Language
Job Titles
1 124 (29.45%) Project Manager
2 46 (10.93%) Analyst
3 31 (7.36%) Programme Manager
4 27 (6.41%) IT Manager
5 26 (6.18%) Senior Manager
6 21 (4.99%) Consultant
7 18 (4.28%) Resource Manager
8 17 (4.04%) Coordinator
9 16 (3.80%) DBA
9 16 (3.80%) PMO Analyst
10 15 (3.56%) Infrastructure Manager
11 14 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
11 14 (3.33%) Technical Manager
11 14 (3.33%) Test Manager
12 13 (3.09%) IT Project Manager
12 13 (3.09%) Senior Project Manager
13 12 (2.85%) Project Coordinator
14 11 (2.61%) Administrator
14 11 (2.61%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 11 (2.61%) Resource Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.61%) Velocity
1 11 (2.61%) XML
2 9 (2.14%) Middleware
3 8 (1.90%) Web Services
4 7 (1.66%) CSS
5 6 (1.43%) HTML
6 5 (1.19%) CSS3
6 5 (1.19%) HTML5
7 4 (0.95%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.95%) XSLT
8 3 (0.71%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (0.71%) JMS
8 3 (0.71%) jQuery
8 3 (0.71%) JSON
8 3 (0.71%) LINQ
8 3 (0.71%) SOAP
8 3 (0.71%) WCF
8 3 (0.71%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.54%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (7.36%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.75%) PMI
4 13 (3.09%) Virtual Team
5 10 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.43%) EPoS
7 5 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.19%) NHS
8 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
9 3 (0.71%) Fat Client
9 3 (0.71%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.71%) Thin Client
9 3 (0.71%) User Experience
10 2 (0.48%) Chip and PIN
10 2 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.48%) Clustering
11 1 (0.24%) Equities
11 1 (0.24%) Replication
11 1 (0.24%) Robotics
11 1 (0.24%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.41%) Windows
2 21 (4.99%) Linux
3 16 (3.80%) Unix
4 10 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.66%) Android
6 6 (1.43%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.19%) AIX
7 5 (1.19%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.95%) MVS
8 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.48%) zOS
10 1 (0.24%) HPUX
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.24%) pSOS
10 1 (0.24%) Solaris
10 1 (0.24%) VME
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (33.97%) Project Management
2 114 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 95 (22.57%) PRINCE2
5 81 (19.24%) Change Management
6 64 (15.20%) Risk Management
7 52 (12.35%) Programme Management
8 51 (12.11%) ITIL
9 39 (9.26%) Project Planning
10 32 (7.60%) Service Management
11 29 (6.89%) Line Management
12 28 (6.65%) Change Control
13 27 (6.41%) Matrix Organization
14 24 (5.70%) Migration
15 23 (5.46%) Business Transformation
15 23 (5.46%) DevOps
15 23 (5.46%) Service Delivery
16 22 (5.23%) Data Management
17 20 (4.75%) Continuous Improvement
17 20 (4.75%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.09%) SQL
2 7 (1.66%) Java
3 4 (0.95%) Bash Shell
3 4 (0.95%) JavaScript
3 4 (0.95%) Korn
3 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.71%) C#
5 2 (0.48%) C
5 2 (0.48%) Perl
5 2 (0.48%) PHP
5 2 (0.48%) Python
6 1 (0.24%) ABAP
6 1 (0.24%) COBOL
6 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.24%) Ruby
6 1 (0.24%) VB
6 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (9.74%) Security Cleared
2 34 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 31 (7.36%) PMI Certification
4 16 (3.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (3.56%) PMP
6 12 (2.85%) APMP
7 11 (2.61%) Degree
8 10 (2.38%) ISEB
8 10 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.43%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.19%) MAPM
11 4 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.48%) IBM Certification
12 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.48%) MCSE
12 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (0.24%) CCNP
13 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
13 1 (0.24%) MBA
13 1 (0.24%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.75%) SLA
2 16 (3.80%) QA
3 3 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.71%) MiFID
4 2 (0.48%) Basel II
4 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.48%) P3O
5 1 (0.24%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.24%) EMIR
5 1 (0.24%) GxP
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.48%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.24%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) Firmware
4 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.24%) KVM
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (0.71%) Oracle Identity Management
1 3 (0.71%) Puppet
2 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.48%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.48%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.24%) Ansible
3 1 (0.24%) Cacti
3 1 (0.24%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.24%) Graphite
3 1 (0.24%) Kibana
3 1 (0.24%) logstash
3 1 (0.24%) Mesos
3 1 (0.24%) Nagios
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.24%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.24%) SCCM
3 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 53 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.08%) Oracle
3 24 (5.70%) SAP
4 10 (2.38%) Remedy
5 8 (1.90%) CheckPoint
5 8 (1.90%) IBM
6 7 (1.66%) Cisco
6 7 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.66%) VMware
7 6 (1.43%) HP
8 5 (1.19%) Huawei
9 4 (0.95%) Ab Initio
9 4 (0.95%) Ciena
10 3 (0.71%) BMC
10 3 (0.71%) Juniper
10 3 (0.71%) Planview
11 2 (0.48%) CA
11 2 (0.48%) Informatica
11 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.48%) Veritas
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates plus expenses
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 21 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £30000 - £42000 per annum + excellent benefits (see ad)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates - Friendly Team - Great Client
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Streamline Connections Ltd
Rate: £275 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago