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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 418 385 396
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +11
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 210 282 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.51% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.63% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 170 159
Median daily rate £400 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £280 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - £26.50

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
41059 44815 43569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.50% 81.16% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27372 29040 28392
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1342 1199
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -27 203 £400 -2.02% 32
London -30 74 £400 -3.96% 8
South East +1 49 £344 -14.06% 9
Berkshire -1 18 £213 -39.28% 4
North West -1 16 £519 +22.05% 3
Yorkshire +11 12 £338 -22.41% 2
Surrey +9 12 £350 -12.50% 5
West Midlands -13 12 £428 +6.87%
South West +22 10 £450 +7.14% 3
East Midlands -1 10 £413 -21.42% 2
East of England +5 9 £425 +30.76% 4
North East - 9 £344 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 8 £344 -
Tyne and Wear - 8 £344 -
West Yorkshire +16 7 £175 -58.82% 2
Manchester -7 7 £500 +11.11% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 6 £550 +26.43%
Oxfordshire +9 6 £363 -9.37%
City of London -15 6 £288 -41.62% 4
Leeds +11 5 £94 -82.95% 1
Nottingham +8 5 £375 -
Nottinghamshire -3 5 £375 -
Milton Keynes +14 4 £550 +26.43%
Hampshire +13 4 £450 +16.88%
Warwickshire +1 4 £440 +76.00%
Lancashire -1 4 £544 +14.47%
Oxford -2 4 £325 -18.75%
Reading -7 4 - - 1
Northampton -8 4 £483 -8.09% 1
Birmingham -10 4 £430 +7.50%

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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.

1 212 (45.40%) Finance
2 159 (34.05%) Project Management
3 133 (28.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 111 (23.77%) PRINCE2
5 94 (20.13%) Change Management
5 94 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
6 80 (17.13%) Risk Management
7 72 (15.42%) MS Excel
8 60 (12.85%) MS Project
9 58 (12.42%) Programme Management
10 56 (11.99%) Microsoft
11 55 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
12 51 (10.92%) Banking
13 50 (10.71%) MS Office
14 47 (10.06%) ITIL
15 44 (9.42%) MS PowerPoint
16 41 (8.78%) Security Cleared
17 40 (8.57%) SharePoint
18 39 (8.35%) PMI Certification
19 38 (8.14%) Line Management
20 37 (7.92%) Oracle
20 37 (7.92%) Project Planning
21 36 (7.71%) Windows
22 35 (7.49%) Migration
23 33 (7.07%) Business Analysis
23 33 (7.07%) Matrix Organization
24 32 (6.85%) Change Control
25 29 (6.21%) Project Governance
26 27 (5.78%) VMware
26 27 (5.78%) PMI

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 40 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.36%) CMS
2 11 (2.36%) Confluence
3 9 (1.93%) Oracle Application Server
4 6 (1.28%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (1.28%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.07%) IIS
5 5 (1.07%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.86%) SAS
7 3 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.64%) JBoss
7 3 (0.64%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.43%) Apache
8 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.43%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.21%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.21%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 72 (15.42%) MS Excel
2 60 (12.85%) MS Project
3 50 (10.71%) MS Office
4 44 (9.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (3.85%) MS Visio
6 16 (3.43%) Open Workbench
7 5 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (4.28%) Oracle EBS R12
2 13 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.21%) Primavera
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.21%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.21%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.57%) IaaS
3 12 (2.57%) SaaS
4 11 (2.36%) Office 365
5 10 (2.14%) PaaS
6 4 (0.86%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.78%) DNS
1 13 (2.78%) VPN
2 12 (2.57%) Internet
3 8 (1.71%) Firewall
4 7 (1.50%) LAN
4 7 (1.50%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.28%) WAN
6 5 (1.07%) 2G
6 5 (1.07%) 3G
6 5 (1.07%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.86%) LTE
7 4 (0.86%) Skype
7 4 (0.86%) SSL
7 4 (0.86%) VoIP
7 4 (0.86%) WCDMA
7 4 (0.86%) WebEx
8 3 (0.64%) DHCP
8 3 (0.64%) LDAP
8 3 (0.64%) Network Security
8 3 (0.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (3.21%) Oracle Database
2 12 (2.57%) Oracle Database 12c
3 8 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.28%) MySQL
5 6 (1.28%) SQL Server
6 4 (0.86%) GIS
7 3 (0.64%) Big Data
7 3 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.43%) DB2
8 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.43%) MS Access
8 2 (0.43%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.21%) Essbase
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.00%) JIRA
2 10 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (2.14%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.64%) Log4j
4 1 (0.21%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) MSI
4 1 (0.21%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.21%) Vagrant
General
1 212 (45.40%) Finance
2 51 (10.92%) Banking
3 23 (4.93%) Legal
4 21 (4.50%) Marketing
5 18 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 17 (3.64%) Retail
7 8 (1.71%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.28%) Advertising
8 6 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.07%) Local Government
10 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.86%) Publishing
11 3 (0.64%) Billing
11 3 (0.64%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.64%) Military
12 2 (0.43%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.43%) Front Office
12 2 (0.43%) Games
12 2 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 140 (29.98%) Project Manager
2 51 (10.92%) Analyst
3 29 (6.21%) Consultant
4 28 (6.00%) IT Manager
5 27 (5.78%) Programme Manager
5 27 (5.78%) Resource Manager
6 21 (4.50%) PMO Manager
7 20 (4.28%) Coordinator
7 20 (4.28%) PMO Analyst
8 17 (3.64%) Business Analyst
9 15 (3.21%) Test Manager
10 14 (3.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 14 (3.00%) IT Project Manager
10 14 (3.00%) Project Coordinator
10 14 (3.00%) Senior Manager
11 12 (2.57%) Technical Manager
12 11 (2.36%) Oracle Consultant
12 11 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 11 (2.36%) Resource Coordinator
13 10 (2.14%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.36%) Velocity
2 10 (2.14%) .NET
3 9 (1.93%) Middleware
4 4 (0.86%) Web Services
4 4 (0.86%) XML
4 4 (0.86%) XSLT
5 3 (0.64%) JAX-RPC
5 3 (0.64%) REST
5 3 (0.64%) SOAP
5 3 (0.64%) WSDL
5 3 (0.64%) XSL
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.21%) CSS
7 1 (0.21%) Google Maps API
7 1 (0.21%) OpenLayers
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.21%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.21%) WebCenter
7 1 (0.21%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.78%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.78%) PMI
3 24 (5.14%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.21%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.57%) Virtual Team
6 10 (2.14%) Health Informatics
6 10 (2.14%) Informatics
7 9 (1.93%) Replication
8 8 (1.71%) EPoS
8 8 (1.71%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.71%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (1.28%) Statistics
10 5 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.86%) NHS
11 4 (0.86%) User Experience
12 3 (0.64%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.64%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.64%) Performance Metrics
12 3 (0.64%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (7.71%) Windows
2 15 (3.21%) Windows Server
3 14 (3.00%) Linux
4 8 (1.71%) Unix
5 7 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 6 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.07%) Android
7 5 (1.07%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.43%) MVS
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.21%) AIX
10 1 (0.21%) HPUX
10 1 (0.21%) pSOS
10 1 (0.21%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (34.05%) Project Management
2 133 (28.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 111 (23.77%) PRINCE2
4 94 (20.13%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (20.13%) Change Management
5 80 (17.13%) Risk Management
6 58 (12.42%) Programme Management
7 47 (10.06%) ITIL
8 38 (8.14%) Line Management
9 37 (7.92%) Project Planning
10 35 (7.49%) Migration
11 33 (7.07%) Business Analysis
11 33 (7.07%) Matrix Organization
12 32 (6.85%) Change Control
13 29 (6.21%) Project Governance
14 26 (5.57%) PRINCE
15 24 (5.14%) Service Management
16 23 (4.93%) Business Transformation
16 23 (4.93%) CRM
17 22 (4.71%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (3.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (1.28%) Java
2 6 (1.28%) SQL
3 4 (0.86%) VBScript
4 3 (0.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.43%) ABAP
5 2 (0.43%) C
5 2 (0.43%) PHP
6 1 (0.21%) Perl
6 1 (0.21%) VB
6 1 (0.21%) VBA
6 1 (0.21%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (8.78%) Security Cleared
2 39 (8.35%) PMI Certification
3 27 (5.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (4.50%) APMP
5 20 (4.28%) SC Cleared
6 18 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 16 (3.43%) Degree
7 16 (3.43%) ISEB
7 16 (3.43%) PMP
8 11 (2.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.64%) MAPM
10 3 (0.64%) MCSE
10 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.43%) CCNP
11 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.43%) MCITP
11 2 (0.43%) MCTS
12 1 (0.21%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.85%) QA
2 12 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.50%) SLA
4 4 (0.86%) P3O
5 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.43%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
7 1 (0.21%) GxP
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
System Software
1 21 (4.50%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.14%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.64%) Docker
5 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.43%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.21%) Firmware
6 1 (0.21%) KVM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (3.00%) Puppet
2 12 (2.57%) Ansible
3 10 (2.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.86%) PowerCLI
5 3 (0.64%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (0.43%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (0.43%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.43%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.43%) SELinux
6 2 (0.43%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.21%) Mesos
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 56 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.92%) Oracle
3 27 (5.78%) VMware
4 16 (3.43%) SAP
5 11 (2.36%) CheckPoint
6 8 (1.71%) Planview
7 7 (1.50%) Cisco
7 7 (1.50%) IBM
7 7 (1.50%) Workday
8 5 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.86%) Dell
9 4 (0.86%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.86%) Huawei
10 3 (0.64%) BMC
10 3 (0.64%) EMC
10 3 (0.64%) Ericsson
10 3 (0.64%) ESRI
10 3 (0.64%) Remedy
10 3 (0.64%) Sybase
11 2 (0.43%) TIBCO
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £9.98 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £350 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £303.07 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Midlands
ISL
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
Computer People
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago