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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 386 391 335
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -56
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 280 294 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.52% 0.51% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.64% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 203 211
Median daily rate £423 £425 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +7.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £300 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £404 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +15.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.55 £10.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.36% +228.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £33.55 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £33.55 £11.24
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £33.55 £10.21
% change year-on-year
-43.36% +228.59%

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
44775 46207 43715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.82% 80.33% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29547 30038 27060
Median daily rate £438 £425 £407
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1127 1253 1181
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +3 258 £425 - 47
London -23 99 £425 -10.52% 21
South East +3 51 £400 -8.57% 7
West Midlands -22 26 £400 -16.66% 4
East of England +23 23 £200 -55.55% 3
Berkshire +3 21 £375 -26.82% 1
Yorkshire +6 19 £550 +47.94% 2
West Yorkshire +10 17 £550 +46.17% 1
Leeds +13 16 £550 +45.50% 1
Scotland +3 16 £375 -11.76% 3
City of London +22 14 £363 -29.26% 4
Edinburgh +5 14 £369 -7.81% 2
East Midlands +2 13 £425 +30.76%
North West +7 12 £386 +36.00% 5
South West +5 12 £413 +7.14% 4
Hampshire +4 12 £513 +13.88%
Telford -10 12 - - 1
Shropshire -13 12 - - 1
Essex +15 11 £425 -
Northamptonshire +4 8 £400 +33.33%
Manchester -7 8 £373 -6.87% 3
Chelmsford - 8 - -
West Sussex -2 6 £725 +45.72%
Coventry - 6 £400 - 1
Reading +7 5 £400 -36.00% 1
Wiltshire +2 5 £400 +11.11% 2
Croydon -6 5 £425 -15.00%
Hook - 5 £600 -
Hertfordshire +2 4 £400 -5.88% 2
Bedfordshire 0 4 £375 -16.66%

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 August 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.

1 284 (47.18%) Finance
2 226 (37.54%) Project Management
3 173 (28.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 128 (21.26%) PRINCE2
5 114 (18.94%) Change Management
6 110 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
7 99 (16.45%) Risk Management
8 86 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 75 (12.46%) Microsoft
10 68 (11.30%) Banking
11 66 (10.96%) MS Office
12 64 (10.63%) Programme Management
13 60 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
14 55 (9.14%) MS Project
15 52 (8.64%) Line Management
16 50 (8.31%) Project Governance
16 50 (8.31%) SharePoint
16 50 (8.31%) Marketing
17 48 (7.97%) Oracle
18 47 (7.81%) Security Cleared
19 45 (7.48%) Project Planning
20 44 (7.31%) ITIL
21 43 (7.14%) Change Control
22 42 (6.98%) QA
23 41 (6.81%) PMI Certification
23 41 (6.81%) Migration
24 38 (6.31%) Degree
24 38 (6.31%) Retail
25 37 (6.15%) Management Information System
26 34 (5.65%) PRINCE

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 50 (8.31%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 11 (1.83%) SAS
2 11 (1.83%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.33%) CMS
3 8 (1.33%) MS Project Server
4 4 (0.66%) Apache
4 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (0.66%) IBM Notes
4 4 (0.66%) IIS
4 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.50%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.33%) Confluence
6 2 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.33%) JBoss
6 2 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 86 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 66 (10.96%) MS Office
3 55 (9.14%) MS Project
4 29 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 23 (3.82%) Open Workbench
6 13 (2.16%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.83%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.50%) SPSS
9 1 (0.17%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 20 (3.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (1.00%) Primavera
5 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.33%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.17%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.17%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.49%) Office 365
2 20 (3.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (1.99%) SaaS
5 7 (1.16%) PaaS
6 6 (1.00%) IaaS
7 5 (0.83%) Slack
8 4 (0.66%) Yammer
9 3 (0.50%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.50%) Taleo
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.66%) Internet
2 14 (2.33%) DNS
2 14 (2.33%) VPN
3 13 (2.16%) Firewall
4 12 (1.99%) Skype
4 12 (1.99%) WAN
5 11 (1.83%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.66%) Intranet
6 10 (1.66%) LAN
7 6 (1.00%) VoIP
8 5 (0.83%) Network Security
8 5 (0.83%) WebEx
8 5 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.66%) SSL
9 4 (0.66%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.50%) DHCP
10 3 (0.50%) IPv6
10 3 (0.50%) LDAP
10 3 (0.50%) SAN
11 2 (0.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (1.33%) MySQL
2 6 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.83%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.50%) Big Data
4 3 (0.50%) GIS
4 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.33%) Pentaho
5 2 (0.33%) SAP BI
5 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.17%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.17%) DataStage
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (3.16%) JIRA
2 11 (1.83%) Visual Studio
3 10 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.33%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.17%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.17%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.17%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.17%) VersionOne
General
1 284 (47.18%) Finance
2 68 (11.30%) Banking
3 50 (8.31%) Marketing
4 38 (6.31%) Retail
5 29 (4.82%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.66%) Advertising
6 10 (1.66%) Billing
6 10 (1.66%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 9 (1.50%) Retail Banking
8 8 (1.33%) Legal
9 5 (0.83%) Games
9 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.66%) Electronics
10 4 (0.66%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.50%) Front Office
11 3 (0.50%) Law
11 3 (0.50%) Publishing
12 2 (0.33%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 192 (31.89%) Project Manager
2 63 (10.47%) Analyst
3 41 (6.81%) IT Manager
3 41 (6.81%) PMO Manager
4 38 (6.31%) Programme Manager
5 34 (5.65%) Consultant
6 30 (4.98%) Infrastructure Manager
6 30 (4.98%) PMO Analyst
7 26 (4.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 25 (4.15%) IT Project Manager
9 20 (3.32%) Resource Manager
9 20 (3.32%) Senior Manager
10 19 (3.16%) Business Analyst
11 17 (2.82%) Security Consultant
12 16 (2.66%) Agile Project Manager
13 15 (2.49%) Administrator
14 13 (2.16%) Coordinator
15 12 (1.99%) Delivery Manager
15 12 (1.99%) Project Coordinator
15 12 (1.99%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (1.99%) .NET
2 7 (1.16%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (1.16%) Web Services
3 5 (0.83%) Web Services Management
4 3 (0.50%) Middleware
4 3 (0.50%) Velocity
5 2 (0.33%) LAMP
5 2 (0.33%) REST
6 1 (0.17%) FpML
6 1 (0.17%) HTML
6 1 (0.17%) jQuery
6 1 (0.17%) LINQ
6 1 (0.17%) Murex MxML
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.17%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.15%) Management Information System
3 34 (5.65%) Health Informatics
3 34 (5.65%) Informatics
4 24 (3.99%) PMI
5 19 (3.16%) User Experience
6 16 (2.66%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.16%) Mainframe
8 9 (1.50%) Visualisation
9 8 (1.33%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.33%) Public Cloud
9 8 (1.33%) Replication
9 8 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.00%) Wiki
12 5 (0.83%) FMCG
12 5 (0.83%) Statistics
13 3 (0.50%) Smart Meter
13 3 (0.50%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.48%) Windows
2 13 (2.16%) Linux
3 10 (1.66%) Windows Server
3 10 (1.66%) zOS
4 8 (1.33%) AIX
4 8 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.83%) Unix
7 4 (0.66%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.33%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) pSOS
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (37.54%) Project Management
2 173 (28.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 128 (21.26%) PRINCE2
4 114 (18.94%) Change Management
5 110 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (16.45%) Risk Management
7 64 (10.63%) Programme Management
8 52 (8.64%) Line Management
9 50 (8.31%) Project Governance
10 45 (7.48%) Project Planning
11 44 (7.31%) ITIL
12 43 (7.14%) Change Control
13 41 (6.81%) Migration
14 34 (5.65%) PRINCE
15 31 (5.15%) Business Analysis
16 29 (4.82%) CRM
17 28 (4.65%) Matrix Organization
17 28 (4.65%) Service Management
17 28 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 27 (4.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.66%) PowerShell
2 14 (2.33%) Python
3 9 (1.50%) SQL
4 7 (1.16%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.16%) R
5 6 (1.00%) C++
6 5 (0.83%) VBA
7 4 (0.66%) C
7 4 (0.66%) Perl
7 4 (0.66%) VBScript
8 2 (0.33%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.33%) C#
8 2 (0.33%) VB
9 1 (0.17%) ABAP
9 1 (0.17%) Java
9 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (7.81%) Security Cleared
2 41 (6.81%) PMI Certification
3 38 (6.31%) Degree
4 30 (4.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 26 (4.32%) PMP
6 20 (3.32%) ISEB
6 20 (3.32%) SC Cleared
7 19 (3.16%) DV Cleared
8 18 (2.99%) APMP
8 18 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (1.50%) ISTQB
10 8 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (1.00%) CCNP
12 5 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.66%) CCNA
14 3 (0.50%) CCIE
14 3 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
14 3 (0.50%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.98%) QA
2 10 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.33%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.83%) SLA
5 3 (0.50%) FATCA
5 3 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.50%) P3O
6 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) GxP
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.17%) MiFID
7 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (4.49%) Active Directory
2 19 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.66%) ACF2
3 10 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.33%) Docker
4 2 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.33%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.17%) vCloud
5 1 (0.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (2.66%) Ansible
2 14 (2.33%) Puppet
3 10 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.66%) zSecure
4 4 (0.66%) SCCM
5 3 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.33%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.33%) SELinux
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.17%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.17%) NetApp OnCommand
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.17%) SCOM
7 1 (0.17%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 75 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.97%) Oracle
3 29 (4.82%) VMware
4 27 (4.49%) SAP
5 15 (2.49%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (1.99%) Cisco
7 11 (1.83%) CA
8 10 (1.66%) HP
9 7 (1.16%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.16%) IBM
9 7 (1.16%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.00%) Citrix
11 5 (0.83%) Dell
11 5 (0.83%) Planview
12 4 (0.66%) Huawei
12 4 (0.66%) Lotus
12 4 (0.66%) NetApp
13 3 (0.50%) EMC
13 3 (0.50%) Hyperion
13 3 (0.50%) Juniper
Reading, Berkshire
Pertemps Managed Services
Rate: £9.98 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford
TRG
Rate: 35000-45000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago