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 2 May 2016 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 329 327 328
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 361 352 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.62% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.79% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 237 212
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 14
Median hourly rate £18.48 £11.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.95% -58.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.89 £11.00 £25.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.55 £11.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -58.49%

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
45487 44731 42956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.61% 78.86% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30072 27893 26816
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1054 1299 1233
Median hourly rate £34.50 £29.41 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.30% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 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
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 2 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +26 339 £425 +6.25% 37
London +17 163 £436 -8.15% 17
South East -14 66 £425 +6.25% 6
East of England +11 28 £458 +36.56% 1
Hampshire +11 25 £406 -7.14% 3
City of London +29 23 £431 -21.59% 3
West Midlands -21 22 £369 -7.81% 5
North West -19 20 £375 -3.22% 3
Scotland -28 19 £400 -7.30% 4
Edinburgh -6 18 £400 -11.11% 3
Yorkshire +9 17 £513 +31.41%
Buckinghamshire +19 14 £500 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire +18 14 £429 +49.13%
Berkshire -1 14 £425 +1.49% 1
South West -9 13 £405 +12.50% 4
West Yorkshire +1 11 £575 +50.32%
Milton Keynes +10 10 £500 +33.33%
Manchester -6 10 £338 -10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +13 9 £500 +40.84%
East Midlands +3 9 £388 -3.12% 1
Cambridge - 8 £458 -
Reading -2 7 £413 -17.50%
Leeds -3 7 £613 +62.79%
Croydon -5 7 £406 -14.47%
Birmingham +5 6 £359 +51.26% 1
Cheshire -24 6 £375 -6.25% 1
Wiltshire -3 5 £365 +13.09% 1
Surrey -19 5 £325 -13.33% 1
Shropshire -33 5 - - 1
Telford - 5 - - 1

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, 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.

1 319 (48.33%) Finance
2 271 (41.06%) Project Management
3 158 (23.94%) PRINCE2
4 156 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 123 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
6 116 (17.58%) Change Management
7 95 (14.39%) MS Excel
7 95 (14.39%) Microsoft
8 89 (13.48%) Risk Management
9 80 (12.12%) Banking
10 75 (11.36%) MS Project
10 75 (11.36%) Security Cleared
11 71 (10.76%) Programme Management
12 68 (10.30%) SharePoint
12 68 (10.30%) Change Control
13 63 (9.55%) ERP
14 60 (9.09%) Management Information System
15 55 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
16 53 (8.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 52 (7.88%) MS Office
17 52 (7.88%) Marketing
17 52 (7.88%) Project Planning
18 51 (7.73%) ITIL
19 50 (7.58%) Project Governance
20 49 (7.42%) JD Edwards
21 48 (7.27%) .NET
21 48 (7.27%) Oracle
21 48 (7.27%) Service Management
21 48 (7.27%) Migration
21 48 (7.27%) Dynamics AX

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 68 (10.30%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.06%) WebSphere
3 6 (0.91%) MS Exchange
3 6 (0.91%) MS Project Server
4 5 (0.76%) SAS
5 4 (0.61%) IIS
5 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (0.61%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.45%) CMS
6 3 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.45%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.15%) JBoss
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
Applications
1 95 (14.39%) MS Excel
2 75 (11.36%) MS Project
3 52 (7.88%) MS Office
4 24 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (3.03%) MS Visio
6 12 (1.82%) Open Workbench
7 5 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 48 (7.27%) Dynamics AX
2 14 (2.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.06%) Primavera
5 6 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.45%) CA PPM
7 3 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.45%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.15%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.94%) SaaS
2 9 (1.36%) Office 365
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.45%) IaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.30%) GitHub
6 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) PaaS
7 1 (0.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.12%) Firewall
2 12 (1.82%) WAN
3 11 (1.67%) Internet
4 9 (1.36%) LAN
4 9 (1.36%) VoIP
5 8 (1.21%) SAN
5 8 (1.21%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.91%) Skype
7 5 (0.76%) Intranet
7 5 (0.76%) Network Security
8 4 (0.61%) SSL
8 4 (0.61%) Unified Communications
9 3 (0.45%) DNS
9 3 (0.45%) MPLS
9 3 (0.45%) VPN
10 2 (0.30%) FTP
10 2 (0.30%) IPv6
10 2 (0.30%) NAS
10 2 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (2.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (1.06%) Big Data
6 6 (0.91%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.76%) DB2
7 5 (0.76%) MySQL
7 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.45%) SAP BI
10 2 (0.30%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.30%) QlikView
10 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.30%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 18 (2.73%) JIRA
2 6 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.61%) Selenium
4 3 (0.45%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.45%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.45%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.45%) WebDriver
5 2 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.15%) InstallShield
6 1 (0.15%) MorphX
6 1 (0.15%) MSTest
6 1 (0.15%) NUnit
6 1 (0.15%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.15%) VersionOne
General
1 319 (48.33%) Finance
2 80 (12.12%) Banking
3 52 (7.88%) Marketing
4 48 (7.27%) Retail
5 32 (4.85%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.64%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.82%) Billing
7 12 (1.82%) Electronics
7 12 (1.82%) Legal
8 9 (1.36%) Advertising
8 9 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 8 (1.21%) Law
10 6 (0.91%) Retail Banking
11 5 (0.76%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.76%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.76%) Publishing
12 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.45%) Front Office
12 3 (0.45%) International Banking
13 2 (0.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 212 (32.12%) Project Manager
2 91 (13.79%) Analyst
3 50 (7.58%) PMO Analyst
4 38 (5.76%) Programme Manager
5 37 (5.61%) Senior Manager
6 35 (5.30%) IT Manager
7 33 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 33 (5.00%) PMO Manager
8 27 (4.09%) Consultant
8 27 (4.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 25 (3.79%) Test Manager
10 24 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
11 20 (3.03%) Developer
12 19 (2.88%) Delivery Manager
12 19 (2.88%) SC Cleared Project Manager
12 19 (2.88%) Senior Project Manager
13 18 (2.73%) Administrator
14 16 (2.42%) Senior PMO
15 15 (2.27%) Business Analyst
16 14 (2.12%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (7.27%) .NET
2 6 (0.91%) ASP.NET
2 6 (0.91%) XML
3 5 (0.76%) .NET Framework
3 5 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (0.61%) Middleware
5 3 (0.45%) ELK Stack
5 3 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (0.45%) REST
5 3 (0.45%) SOAP
6 2 (0.30%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (0.30%) CSS
6 2 (0.30%) HTML
6 2 (0.30%) jQuery
6 2 (0.30%) Velocity
6 2 (0.30%) XSLT
7 1 (0.15%) WCF
7 1 (0.15%) WF
7 1 (0.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 55 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.00%) Health Informatics
3 33 (5.00%) Informatics
4 18 (2.73%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.73%) PMI
5 17 (2.58%) User Experience
6 14 (2.12%) Mainframe
7 11 (1.67%) Data Extraction
8 10 (1.52%) FMCG
9 9 (1.36%) Visualisation
10 6 (0.91%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.91%) Private Cloud
10 6 (0.91%) Wiki
11 5 (0.76%) Computer Science
11 5 (0.76%) DataPower
11 5 (0.76%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.61%) Animation
12 4 (0.61%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (5.61%) Windows
2 17 (2.58%) AIX
2 17 (2.58%) Linux
2 17 (2.58%) Unix
2 17 (2.58%) Windows Server
3 12 (1.82%) zOS
4 9 (1.36%) Windows 7
5 8 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.76%) Solaris
6 5 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.30%) HPUX
8 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.15%) VMS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (41.06%) Project Management
2 158 (23.94%) PRINCE2
3 156 (23.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 123 (18.64%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (17.58%) Change Management
6 89 (13.48%) Risk Management
7 71 (10.76%) Programme Management
8 68 (10.30%) Change Control
9 63 (9.55%) ERP
10 53 (8.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 52 (7.88%) Project Planning
12 51 (7.73%) ITIL
13 50 (7.58%) Project Governance
14 48 (7.27%) Migration
14 48 (7.27%) Service Management
15 46 (6.97%) Waterfall
16 44 (6.67%) SDLC
17 43 (6.52%) Coaching
18 39 (5.91%) Scrum
19 34 (5.15%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (2.58%) SQL
2 16 (2.42%) C#
3 13 (1.97%) Java
4 11 (1.67%) Python
5 10 (1.52%) PowerShell
6 7 (1.06%) C++
7 6 (0.91%) Perl
7 6 (0.91%) R
7 6 (0.91%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.76%) C
8 5 (0.76%) Ruby
8 5 (0.76%) X++
9 3 (0.45%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.45%) VB
9 3 (0.45%) VBA
10 1 (0.15%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.15%) PHP
10 1 (0.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 75 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 47 (7.12%) SC Cleared
3 40 (6.06%) Degree
4 32 (4.85%) PMI Certification
5 29 (4.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 28 (4.24%) DV Cleared
7 23 (3.48%) PMP
8 20 (3.03%) APMP
9 18 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 15 (2.27%) ISEB
11 14 (2.12%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (1.82%) CCNA
12 12 (1.82%) ISTQB
13 8 (1.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 7 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
15 5 (0.76%) CBAP
15 5 (0.76%) CCNP
16 4 (0.61%) CIMA
16 4 (0.61%) CISSP
16 4 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (5.76%) QA
2 13 (1.97%) SLA
3 5 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.76%) FATCA
3 5 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.45%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.45%) P3O
4 3 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.45%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.30%) GxP
6 1 (0.15%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.15%) GAMP
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) MiFID
6 1 (0.15%) NEBOSH
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (1.82%) ACF2
2 9 (1.36%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.30%) vSphere
5 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.15%) NFS
5 1 (0.15%) Samba
5 1 (0.15%) vCloud
5 1 (0.15%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (1.82%) zSecure
2 7 (1.06%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (1.06%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (0.61%) Puppet
3 4 (0.61%) SCCM
4 3 (0.45%) Ansible
4 3 (0.45%) Ganglia
4 3 (0.45%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (0.45%) Kibana
4 3 (0.45%) logstash
5 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
6 1 (0.15%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.15%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 95 (14.39%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.42%) JD Edwards
3 48 (7.27%) Oracle
4 43 (6.52%) SAP
5 37 (5.61%) HP
6 25 (3.79%) CA
7 19 (2.88%) Cisco
7 19 (2.88%) ServiceNow
8 17 (2.58%) VMware
9 16 (2.42%) Citrix
9 16 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
10 15 (2.27%) Remedy
11 14 (2.12%) IBM
12 7 (1.06%) Ab Initio
12 7 (1.06%) Cognos
13 6 (0.91%) iManage
13 6 (0.91%) Juniper
14 5 (0.76%) CheckPoint
15 4 (0.61%) Nintex
15 4 (0.61%) Planview
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Search Point
Rate: £850 - £900 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £380.00 - £410.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £570 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Inverness, Inverness-Shire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Point
Rate: £800 - £925 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago