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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Management
Rank 324 286 315
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +29
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 328 346 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.64% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.85% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 229 191
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 - £21.00

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
42683 40843 36923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.49% 76.03% 74.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27538 25481 22182
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1145 1208 1092
Average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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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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 -36 291 £400 +6.66% 78
London -12 123 £475 +16.99% 24
South East -24 65 £425 +13.33% 7
Scotland +8 25 £353 +3.82% 10
City of London -7 25 £550 +37.50% 10
East of England -1 24 £365 -11.51% 8
West Midlands -4 20 £400 +6.66% 10
Berkshire +9 19 £431 +7.81% 4
South West +2 19 £366 +4.42% 13
Surrey +11 17 £415 +27.55% 1
Yorkshire -23 17 £325 -17.92% 9
North West -20 16 £400 +6.66% 3
Edinburgh +11 15 £378 +26.00% 5
Bristol +12 12 £353 -16.94% 3
West Yorkshire -9 12 £325 -18.23% 9
Leeds -17 11 £325 -21.21% 5
Oxfordshire -21 10 £400 -13.51%
Cheshire -9 9 £400 +6.66% 2
Reading +16 8 £500 +25.00% 3
East Midlands -3 8 £400 +77.58% 1
Hampshire -4 8 £450 +10.42%
Hertfordshire -10 8 £350 -20.45% 4
Wales +8 7 £350 -22.22% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £383 -4.37% 2
Glasgow 0 7 £338 -3.57% 2
South Wales +7 6 £350 -22.22% 1
Shropshire 0 6 £400 -3.61% 2
Staffordshire -9 6 £400 +6.66%
Warwickshire - 6 £400 - 1
Manchester - 6 £425 - 1

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 321 (46.45%) Finance
2 272 (39.36%) Project Management
3 145 (20.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 144 (20.84%) PRINCE2
5 108 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 100 (14.47%) MS Excel
7 91 (13.17%) .NET
8 85 (12.30%) Change Management
9 83 (12.01%) Banking
10 82 (11.87%) Java
10 82 (11.87%) ERP
11 76 (11.00%) Risk Management
12 75 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (10.71%) Retail
14 71 (10.27%) Dynamics AX
15 68 (9.84%) MS Project
16 67 (9.70%) Programme Management
17 66 (9.55%) Project Planning
17 66 (9.55%) MS Office
18 64 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
19 63 (9.12%) SharePoint
19 63 (9.12%) JD Edwards
20 61 (8.83%) Telecoms
21 59 (8.54%) Degree
22 56 (8.10%) SQL
23 54 (7.81%) SAP
24 53 (7.67%) Oracle
24 53 (7.67%) Change Control
25 51 (7.38%) SQL Server
26 49 (7.09%) QA

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 63 (9.12%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.16%) WebSphere
2 8 (1.16%) Lync
3 6 (0.87%) SAS
3 6 (0.87%) IIS
4 5 (0.72%) Apache
4 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 5 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (0.58%) Confluence
6 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.29%) Node.js
7 2 (0.29%) CMS
8 1 (0.14%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.14%) WordPress
8 1 (0.14%) Documentum
8 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.14%) Xceptor
8 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 100 (14.47%) MS Excel
2 68 (9.84%) MS Project
3 66 (9.55%) MS Office
4 39 (5.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (1.88%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.01%) Open Workbench
7 5 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.43%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 71 (10.27%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.01%) Cognos TM1
5 6 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
6 5 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
6 5 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.58%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.58%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.43%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle CRM
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.29%) ResourceLink
9 2 (0.29%) SAP EWM
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle iProcurement
9 2 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.03%) SaaS
2 11 (1.59%) Office 365
3 6 (0.87%) Yammer
4 5 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.43%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.14%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.74%) 3G
1 12 (1.74%) Firewall
1 12 (1.74%) LTE
1 12 (1.74%) 4G
2 11 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
2 11 (1.59%) HSPA
2 11 (1.59%) 2G
2 11 (1.59%) GPRS
3 10 (1.45%) GSM
3 10 (1.45%) WCDMA
3 10 (1.45%) SAN
4 9 (1.30%) WAN
5 7 (1.01%) LAN
5 7 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.72%) LDAP
6 5 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (0.72%) Internet
7 4 (0.58%) BIG-IP
7 4 (0.58%) VLAN
7 4 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (7.38%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (1.88%) Oracle Database
4 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (1.59%) MySQL
6 10 (1.45%) DB2
7 7 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.01%) Big Data
8 6 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (0.87%) RDBMS
9 5 (0.72%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
10 4 (0.58%) OLTP
11 3 (0.43%) EDRMS
11 3 (0.43%) MS Access
12 2 (0.29%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 13 (1.88%) JIRA
2 7 (1.01%) Eclipse
3 6 (0.87%) Selenium
3 6 (0.87%) Subversion
4 5 (0.72%) Redmine
4 5 (0.72%) JUnit
5 2 (0.29%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.14%) SilkTest
6 1 (0.14%) SilkCentral
6 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.14%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.14%) JDeveloper
6 1 (0.14%) JMeter
6 1 (0.14%) NUnit
6 1 (0.14%) LSMW
General
1 321 (46.45%) Finance
2 83 (12.01%) Banking
3 74 (10.71%) Retail
4 61 (8.83%) Telecoms
5 26 (3.76%) Marketing
6 23 (3.33%) Retail Banking
7 20 (2.89%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.88%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.74%) Billing
10 10 (1.45%) Publishing
11 9 (1.30%) Back Office
12 8 (1.16%) Legal
13 6 (0.87%) Local Government
13 6 (0.87%) German Language
13 6 (0.87%) Electronics
14 5 (0.72%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.58%) Automotive
16 3 (0.43%) Front Office
16 3 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 178 (25.76%) Project Manager
2 97 (14.04%) Analyst
3 54 (7.81%) Consultant
4 41 (5.93%) Developer
4 41 (5.93%) PMO Analyst
5 30 (4.34%) Business Analyst
6 28 (4.05%) Programme Manager
7 27 (3.91%) Coordinator
7 27 (3.91%) Test Manager
8 24 (3.47%) PMO Manager
9 18 (2.60%) Team Leader
10 17 (2.46%) Resource Manager
10 17 (2.46%) Architect
10 17 (2.46%) Project Coordinator
11 16 (2.32%) Development Team Leader
12 15 (2.17%) Infrastructure Manager
13 14 (2.03%) Technical Manager
13 14 (2.03%) IT Project Manager
13 14 (2.03%) Business Manager
13 14 (2.03%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (13.17%) .NET
2 27 (3.91%) XML
3 21 (3.04%) Web Services
4 19 (2.75%) HTML
5 15 (2.17%) .NET Framework
6 11 (1.59%) SOAP
7 10 (1.45%) ASP.NET
8 9 (1.30%) J2EE
8 9 (1.30%) JSP
8 9 (1.30%) Ajax
9 8 (1.16%) JSON
10 7 (1.01%) Spring
10 7 (1.01%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.01%) CSS
10 7 (1.01%) REST
11 6 (0.87%) XSL
11 6 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (0.72%) Struts
12 5 (0.72%) JPA
12 5 (0.72%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.26%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (3.91%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.03%) N-Tier
4 13 (1.88%) Data Centre
5 11 (1.59%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.01%) PMI
7 6 (0.87%) DataPower
8 5 (0.72%) EPoS
8 5 (0.72%) NHS
8 5 (0.72%) Clustering
8 5 (0.72%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.58%) DTV
9 4 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.58%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.43%) FMCG
10 3 (0.43%) Life Science
10 3 (0.43%) Derivative
10 3 (0.43%) Statistics
10 3 (0.43%) Video Editing
10 3 (0.43%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.08%) Windows
2 25 (3.62%) UNIX
3 22 (3.18%) Linux
4 7 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (1.01%) Windows 7
5 6 (0.87%) Windows XP
5 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.72%) AIX
6 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.58%) Solaris
8 3 (0.43%) CentOS
9 2 (0.29%) SUSE
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.14%) Android
10 1 (0.14%) HPUX
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.14%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 272 (39.36%) Project Management
2 145 (20.98%) Stakeholder Management
3 144 (20.84%) PRINCE2
4 85 (12.30%) Change Management
5 82 (11.87%) ERP
6 76 (11.00%) Risk Management
7 75 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (9.70%) Programme Management
9 66 (9.55%) Project Planning
10 53 (7.67%) Change Control
11 47 (6.80%) Migration
12 45 (6.51%) ITIL
13 39 (5.64%) Business Analysis
14 34 (4.92%) Scrum
15 32 (4.63%) Service Delivery
15 32 (4.63%) User Acceptance Testing
16 30 (4.34%) Line Management
17 29 (4.20%) Mentoring
17 29 (4.20%) People Management
17 29 (4.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 82 (11.87%) Java
2 56 (8.10%) SQL
3 18 (2.60%) C#
4 13 (1.88%) Shell Script
4 13 (1.88%) T-SQL
4 13 (1.88%) JavaScript
5 12 (1.74%) VB
5 12 (1.74%) C
6 7 (1.01%) Perl
7 5 (0.72%) R
8 4 (0.58%) X++
8 4 (0.58%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.58%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.58%) BeanShell
8 4 (0.58%) VBA
9 3 (0.43%) ABAP
9 3 (0.43%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.43%) Korn
10 2 (0.29%) Ruby
10 2 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 59 (8.54%) Degree
2 34 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 26 (3.76%) SC Cleared
5 25 (3.62%) ISEB
6 19 (2.75%) PMI Certification
7 16 (2.32%) ISTQB
8 15 (2.17%) PMP
9 12 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (1.59%) ISEB Practitioner
11 10 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.87%) MBA
14 3 (0.43%) ACCA
14 3 (0.43%) CIMA
14 3 (0.43%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.43%) MCSE
14 3 (0.43%) MCITP
14 3 (0.43%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (7.09%) QA
2 10 (1.45%) SLA
3 8 (1.16%) P3O
4 5 (0.72%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.58%) FATCA
6 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.29%) Basel III
7 2 (0.29%) CRD IV
7 2 (0.29%) COREP
7 2 (0.29%) FINREP
8 1 (0.14%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.14%) GAAP
8 1 (0.14%) BS15000
8 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.72%) vSphere
4 4 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.58%) Terminal Server
4 4 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.29%) XenApp
6 2 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.14%) NFS
7 1 (0.14%) Samba
7 1 (0.14%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.58%) Data Guard
1 4 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (0.43%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.14%) SCOM
3 1 (0.14%) Control-M
3 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.14%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 108 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 63 (9.12%) JD Edwards
3 54 (7.81%) SAP
4 53 (7.67%) Oracle
5 17 (2.46%) IBM
6 16 (2.32%) VMware
7 13 (1.88%) Cisco
7 13 (1.88%) Citrix
8 12 (1.74%) Ab Initio
8 12 (1.74%) ServiceNow
9 11 (1.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 11 (1.59%) Huawei
9 11 (1.59%) HP
9 11 (1.59%) Cognos
10 10 (1.45%) Ericsson
10 10 (1.45%) Nortel
11 7 (1.01%) Dell
11 7 (1.01%) EMC
11 7 (1.01%) Sun
12 6 (0.87%) Business Objects
Reading, Berkshire
CHM Recruit
Rate: £ Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 hours ago
Berkshire
Stott & May
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
CHM Recruit
Rate: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 7 hours ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400 - 435 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Fife
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
CHM Recruit
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
CHM Recruit
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £405.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CHM Recruit
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago