The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 334 358 316
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -42
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 321 268 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.62% 0.52% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.67% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 184 195
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £532
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.91% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £25.46 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.93% +75.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £25.46 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.15 £25.46 £32.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00

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
41939 39781 37687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 77.74% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27430 25409 22756
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1055 1156
Average hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the UK 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
England +19 280 £420 +5.00% 57
London +21 120 £477 +6.00% 20
South East +26 58 £378 +0.66% 11
Scotland 0 27 £459 +14.75% 5
South West +9 26 £405 +15.71% 5
Edinburgh -2 23 £480 +0.94% 3
Hampshire +23 22 £458 +55.74% 5
North West -2 22 £450 +20.00% 8
Berkshire +13 19 £325 -5.79% 1
East of England -6 17 £460 +2.22% 2
East Midlands -1 16 £400 - 2
City of London +35 12 £588 +28.48% 2
West Midlands -13 12 £363 -14.70% 3
Wiltshire 0 10 £400 +14.28%
Yorkshire -26 9 £394 +3.00% 5
Northamptonshire - 9 £388 -
Cambridgeshire +13 8 £400 -11.11%
Bracknell +6 8 £275 -20.28%
Surrey -8 8 £350 -3.44% 1
Manchester -17 8 £330 +55.29% 5
West Yorkshire -17 7 £394 +1.02% 3
Nottinghamshire -2 5 £550 - 1
Reading -3 5 £413 -5.71%
Cheshire -9 5 £425 +13.33%
Shropshire -13 5 - -
Leeds -20 5 £394 -7.29% 2
Devon - 5 £433 -
Salisbury - 5 £420 -
Telford - 5 - -
South Wales - 5 £138 - 1

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 316 (51.72%) Finance
2 246 (40.26%) Project Management
3 164 (26.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 149 (24.39%) PRINCE2
5 116 (18.99%) Change Management
6 84 (13.75%) Banking
7 81 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (13.26%) MS Excel
8 76 (12.44%) Programme Management
9 75 (12.27%) Security Cleared
10 74 (12.11%) Risk Management
10 74 (12.11%) Microsoft
11 71 (11.62%) MS Project
12 70 (11.46%) Change Control
13 60 (9.82%) Oracle
14 58 (9.49%) Management Information System
15 53 (8.67%) SharePoint
16 52 (8.51%) ERP
17 50 (8.18%) Telecoms
18 48 (7.86%) ITIL
19 47 (7.69%) Service Management
19 47 (7.69%) Retail
20 46 (7.53%) Project Planning
21 44 (7.20%) Migration
21 44 (7.20%) .NET
22 43 (7.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
22 43 (7.04%) SC Cleared
23 42 (6.87%) Dynamics AX
24 41 (6.71%) JD Edwards
24 41 (6.71%) Analytical Skills

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 53 (8.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (0.82%) Sonic ESB
2 5 (0.82%) WebSphere
3 3 (0.49%) Documentum
3 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.49%) IIS
3 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.33%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.16%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.16%) CMS
5 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.16%) JBoss
5 1 (0.16%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 81 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 71 (11.62%) MS Project
3 38 (6.22%) MS Office
4 23 (3.76%) MS Visio
5 21 (3.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (2.29%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 42 (6.87%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.82%) CA PPM
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.65%) Primavera
4 4 (0.65%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.33%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.33%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.16%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.16%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.95%) SaaS
2 6 (0.98%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.33%) Taleo
4 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.80%) Firewall
2 8 (1.31%) Internet
2 8 (1.31%) VoIP
3 7 (1.15%) SAN
3 7 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 7 (1.15%) WAN
4 5 (0.82%) LAN
5 3 (0.49%) Intranet
5 3 (0.49%) MPLS
5 3 (0.49%) MVNO
5 3 (0.49%) Network Security
6 2 (0.33%) DNS
6 2 (0.33%) IPv6
6 2 (0.33%) NAS
6 2 (0.33%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.33%) SSL
6 2 (0.33%) VLAN
6 2 (0.33%) VoLTE
6 2 (0.33%) VPN
6 2 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.64%) Big Data
3 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (1.31%) Oracle Database
5 6 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (0.98%) DB2
6 5 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.49%) QlikView
8 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Discoverer
9 2 (0.33%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.33%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 7 (1.15%) JIRA
2 6 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.65%) Selenium
3 4 (0.65%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.33%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.33%) MorphX
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.16%) JUnit
5 1 (0.16%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.16%) TestNG
5 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
General
1 316 (51.72%) Finance
2 84 (13.75%) Banking
3 50 (8.18%) Telecoms
4 47 (7.69%) Retail
5 23 (3.76%) Marketing
6 16 (2.62%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.29%) Legal
8 12 (1.96%) Advertising
9 11 (1.80%) Electronics
10 9 (1.47%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.31%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.31%) Law
12 6 (0.98%) General Ledger
13 5 (0.82%) Back Office
14 4 (0.65%) Billing
14 4 (0.65%) Front Office
14 4 (0.65%) German Language
14 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.49%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (32.08%) Project Manager
2 75 (12.27%) Analyst
3 40 (6.55%) PMO Analyst
3 40 (6.55%) Programme Manager
4 34 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 33 (5.40%) IT Manager
6 32 (5.24%) PMO Manager
7 31 (5.07%) Test Manager
8 25 (4.09%) Consultant
9 23 (3.76%) Senior Project Manager
10 22 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 22 (3.60%) IT Project Manager
11 21 (3.44%) Banking Project Manager
12 20 (3.27%) Delivery Manager
13 17 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 17 (2.78%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 14 (2.29%) Architect
14 14 (2.29%) Coordinator
15 12 (1.96%) Business Analyst
15 12 (1.96%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.20%) .NET
2 12 (1.96%) Middleware
3 5 (0.82%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (0.65%) .NET Framework
4 4 (0.65%) HTML
4 4 (0.65%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (0.65%) Web Services
5 3 (0.49%) ELK Stack
5 3 (0.49%) REST
5 3 (0.49%) SOAP
5 3 (0.49%) XML
6 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.33%) CSS
7 1 (0.16%) Java EE
7 1 (0.16%) jQuery
7 1 (0.16%) Servlets
7 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.16%) WF
7 1 (0.16%) WPF
7 1 (0.16%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.49%) Management Information System
2 41 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.26%) Data Centre
4 12 (1.96%) PMI
5 9 (1.47%) Data Extraction
6 7 (1.15%) DataPower
6 7 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.15%) Health Informatics
6 7 (1.15%) Informatics
7 6 (0.98%) Reference Data
8 5 (0.82%) Data Integration
8 5 (0.82%) FMCG
8 5 (0.82%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.65%) Statistics
10 3 (0.49%) Biology
10 3 (0.49%) Chemistry
10 3 (0.49%) Clustering
10 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.49%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.49%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.89%) Windows
2 18 (2.95%) Unix
3 14 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.80%) Linux
5 9 (1.47%) AIX
5 9 (1.47%) Solaris
6 8 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 4 (0.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.33%) HPUX
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.33%) zOS
11 1 (0.16%) SUSE
11 1 (0.16%) VMS
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (40.26%) Project Management
2 164 (26.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 149 (24.39%) PRINCE2
4 116 (18.99%) Change Management
5 81 (13.26%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (12.44%) Programme Management
7 74 (12.11%) Risk Management
8 70 (11.46%) Change Control
9 52 (8.51%) ERP
10 48 (7.86%) ITIL
11 47 (7.69%) Service Management
12 46 (7.53%) Project Planning
13 44 (7.20%) Migration
14 43 (7.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 39 (6.38%) Waterfall
16 38 (6.22%) SDLC
17 35 (5.73%) Business Intelligence
18 33 (5.40%) Coaching
19 32 (5.24%) Project Governance
20 30 (4.91%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (3.44%) Java
2 19 (3.11%) SQL
3 10 (1.64%) C#
4 9 (1.47%) PowerShell
5 7 (1.15%) C++
6 6 (0.98%) Shell Script
7 5 (0.82%) Python
8 4 (0.65%) C
8 4 (0.65%) Ruby
9 3 (0.49%) Perl
9 3 (0.49%) VBA
10 2 (0.33%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.33%) X++
11 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.16%) PHP
11 1 (0.16%) RPG
11 1 (0.16%) VB
11 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (12.27%) Security Cleared
2 43 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.89%) Degree
4 34 (5.56%) DV Cleared
5 30 (4.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 26 (4.26%) PMI Certification
7 24 (3.93%) PMP
8 22 (3.60%) APMP
9 16 (2.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (1.96%) ISEB
11 9 (1.47%) CCNA
11 9 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 7 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
15 3 (0.49%) CBAP
15 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.33%) CCNP
16 2 (0.33%) IIBA
16 2 (0.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.24%) QA
2 14 (2.29%) SLA
3 6 (0.98%) FATCA
4 5 (0.82%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.82%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.65%) P3O
6 3 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.49%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.49%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.16%) Basel III
8 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.16%) GAMP
8 1 (0.16%) GxP
8 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.16%) MiFID
8 1 (0.16%) NEBOSH
8 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.16%) SEPA
System Software
1 9 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) ACF2
4 1 (0.16%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.16%) KVM
4 1 (0.16%) NFS
4 1 (0.16%) Samba
4 1 (0.16%) Veritas File System
4 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (1.15%) Tivoli
1 7 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (0.49%) Ganglia
2 3 (0.49%) ITRS Geneos
2 3 (0.49%) Kibana
2 3 (0.49%) logstash
2 3 (0.49%) Puppet
3 2 (0.33%) zSecure
4 1 (0.16%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.16%) Oozie
4 1 (0.16%) SCCM
4 1 (0.16%) SnapVault
4 1 (0.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 74 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 60 (9.82%) Oracle
3 41 (6.71%) JD Edwards
4 35 (5.73%) SAP
5 29 (4.75%) HP
6 21 (3.44%) VMware
7 18 (2.95%) Cisco
8 15 (2.45%) IBM
9 14 (2.29%) CA
10 12 (1.96%) Citrix
10 12 (1.96%) Remedy
11 10 (1.64%) ServiceNow
12 8 (1.31%) Pega
13 7 (1.15%) Ab Initio
14 6 (0.98%) CheckPoint
15 5 (0.82%) Cognos
15 5 (0.82%) Huawei
15 5 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
16 4 (0.65%) Planview
16 4 (0.65%) TIBCO
Norfolk
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Liphook, Hampshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £500 - 520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £258.00 - £259.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £405 per day
Posted: 6 days ago