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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 349 359 368
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 320 305 269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.71% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 188 170
Median daily rate £434 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £555 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 13
Median hourly rate £21.78 £16.50 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -37.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.78 £16.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+32.00% -37.73%

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
43989 42942 40972
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.91% 79.23% 77.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 29145 27166 25895
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 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1025 1234 1230
Median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.71 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

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 25 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 25 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 +10 297 £444 +10.93% 45
London +54 154 £450 -10.00% 21
South East -26 46 £450 +21.62% 8
West Midlands -12 26 £369 -7.81% 5
City of London +51 23 £438 -20.45% 3
North West -19 21 £338 -15.62% 1
Yorkshire -2 18 £630 +76.96%
Scotland -20 18 £400 - 4
West Yorkshire -4 15 £640 +96.92%
Manchester +1 14 £338 -41.30% 1
Edinburgh -5 14 £400 - 3
Berkshire -8 14 £463 +26.71% 2
East of England +6 13 £475 +43.93% 3
Hampshire +4 13 £406 +4.83%
Buckinghamshire +19 12 £500 +100.00%
Leeds -6 11 £663 +103.84%
South West -11 11 £388 +3.33% 5
Telford -25 9 - - 1
Shropshire -35 9 - - 1
Milton Keynes +6 8 £500 +100.00%
East Midlands +6 6 £438 +9.37% 1
Birmingham +3 6 £363 +52.63% 1
Hertfordshire +12 5 £500 +42.85% 1
Bracknell -1 5 £475 +58.33%
Wiltshire -4 5 £388 +14.81%
Croydon -8 5 £413 -
Reading -9 5 £425 -15.00%
Cheshire -23 5 £355 -11.25%
Cambridgeshire +13 4 £475 +43.93%
Cambridge +8 4 £475 +43.93%

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 315 (50.32%) Finance
2 273 (43.61%) Project Management
3 158 (25.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 152 (24.28%) PRINCE2
5 120 (19.17%) Change Management
6 119 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (14.86%) Risk Management
8 79 (12.62%) MS Excel
9 77 (12.30%) Banking
10 76 (12.14%) MS Project
11 74 (11.82%) Microsoft
11 74 (11.82%) Programme Management
11 74 (11.82%) Security Cleared
12 67 (10.70%) Change Control
13 58 (9.27%) Management Information System
14 56 (8.95%) SharePoint
15 54 (8.63%) ITIL
16 53 (8.47%) Project Governance
17 52 (8.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 52 (8.31%) Marketing
17 52 (8.31%) Project Planning
18 51 (8.15%) MS Office
18 51 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
19 48 (7.67%) Service Management
20 46 (7.35%) Retail
20 46 (7.35%) Migration
21 45 (7.19%) Oracle
22 44 (7.03%) QA
22 44 (7.03%) Line Management
22 44 (7.03%) SC Cleared

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 56 (8.95%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.28%) MS Project Server
3 7 (1.12%) MS Exchange
3 7 (1.12%) SAS
4 6 (0.96%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.48%) CMS
6 3 (0.48%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.32%) Apache
7 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.16%) Confluence
8 1 (0.16%) Drupal
8 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 79 (12.62%) MS Excel
2 76 (12.14%) MS Project
3 51 (8.15%) MS Office
4 23 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.40%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.40%) Open Workbench
6 8 (1.28%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.60%) Primavera
2 9 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.32%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.63%) SaaS
2 14 (2.24%) Office 365
3 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.12%) PaaS
5 6 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (0.64%) IaaS
6 4 (0.64%) Taleo
7 3 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.24%) Firewall
2 12 (1.92%) WAN
3 10 (1.60%) Internet
4 9 (1.44%) LAN
5 8 (1.28%) Intranet
5 8 (1.28%) Skype
5 8 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.12%) VoIP
7 6 (0.96%) SAN
8 5 (0.80%) Network Security
9 4 (0.64%) DNS
9 4 (0.64%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.48%) SSL
10 3 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.32%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.32%) FTP
11 2 (0.32%) IPv6
11 2 (0.32%) MPLS
11 2 (0.32%) VPN
11 2 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (1.60%) SQL Server
4 4 (0.64%) Big Data
4 4 (0.64%) MySQL
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Database
5 3 (0.48%) SAP BI
5 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.32%) DataStage
6 2 (0.32%) DB2
6 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.32%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.16%) DTS
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.16%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (2.88%) JIRA
2 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.48%) HP UFT
2 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.32%) Selenium
3 2 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.32%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.16%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.16%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 315 (50.32%) Finance
2 77 (12.30%) Banking
3 52 (8.31%) Marketing
4 46 (7.35%) Retail
5 27 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.56%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.60%) Billing
7 10 (1.60%) Legal
8 9 (1.44%) Electronics
9 7 (1.12%) Advertising
9 7 (1.12%) Law
9 7 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.80%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.80%) Publishing
10 5 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.48%) Front Office
11 3 (0.48%) Games
11 3 (0.48%) International Banking
12 2 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 205 (32.75%) Project Manager
2 82 (13.10%) Analyst
3 48 (7.67%) PMO Analyst
4 41 (6.55%) IT Manager
4 41 (6.55%) Programme Manager
5 37 (5.91%) Senior Manager
6 34 (5.43%) PMO Manager
7 32 (5.11%) Infrastructure Manager
8 26 (4.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 26 (4.15%) IT Project Manager
9 23 (3.67%) Consultant
10 18 (2.88%) Administrator
10 18 (2.88%) Senior Project Manager
11 17 (2.72%) Delivery Manager
11 17 (2.72%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 17 (2.72%) Senior PMO
12 16 (2.56%) Agile Project Manager
12 16 (2.56%) Test Manager
13 14 (2.24%) Security Consultant
13 14 (2.24%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (0.96%) Web Services
2 5 (0.80%) Web Services Management
3 3 (0.48%) ELK Stack
3 3 (0.48%) Middleware
3 3 (0.48%) REST
4 2 (0.32%) .NET
4 2 (0.32%) LAMP
4 2 (0.32%) SOAP
4 2 (0.32%) Velocity
4 2 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.16%) FpML
5 1 (0.16%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.16%) LINQ
5 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.27%) Management Information System
2 51 (8.15%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (5.43%) Health Informatics
3 34 (5.43%) Informatics
4 19 (3.04%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.72%) User Experience
6 15 (2.40%) PMI
7 14 (2.24%) Mainframe
8 8 (1.28%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.28%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.12%) Data Extraction
10 6 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.96%) FMCG
10 6 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (0.96%) Wiki
11 5 (0.80%) Smart Meter
12 4 (0.64%) Animation
12 4 (0.64%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.64%) Market Risk
12 4 (0.64%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 30 (4.79%) Windows
2 19 (3.04%) Linux
3 15 (2.40%) AIX
4 13 (2.08%) Unix
5 12 (1.92%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.92%) zOS
6 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.80%) Solaris
7 5 (0.80%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.48%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.48%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.32%) CentOS
9 2 (0.32%) HPUX
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.16%) VMS
10 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 273 (43.61%) Project Management
2 158 (25.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 152 (24.28%) PRINCE2
4 120 (19.17%) Change Management
5 119 (19.01%) Agile Software Development
6 93 (14.86%) Risk Management
7 74 (11.82%) Programme Management
8 67 (10.70%) Change Control
9 54 (8.63%) ITIL
10 53 (8.47%) Project Governance
11 52 (8.31%) Project Planning
11 52 (8.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 48 (7.67%) Service Management
13 46 (7.35%) Migration
14 44 (7.03%) Line Management
15 40 (6.39%) Waterfall
16 38 (6.07%) SDLC
17 34 (5.43%) Coaching
18 32 (5.11%) Scrum
19 25 (3.99%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (2.56%) Python
2 11 (1.76%) C++
3 8 (1.28%) Java
4 7 (1.12%) PowerShell
4 7 (1.12%) R
4 7 (1.12%) SQL
5 6 (0.96%) C#
5 6 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 6 (0.96%) Perl
6 5 (0.80%) C
7 4 (0.64%) VBA
8 3 (0.48%) Ruby
8 3 (0.48%) VB
9 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 44 (7.03%) SC Cleared
3 37 (5.91%) Degree
4 30 (4.79%) PMI Certification
5 25 (3.99%) DV Cleared
5 25 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 24 (3.83%) PMP
7 18 (2.88%) APMP
8 16 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (2.08%) ISEB
10 11 (1.76%) ISTQB
11 10 (1.60%) CCNA
12 8 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
13 5 (0.80%) CBAP
13 5 (0.80%) CCNP
13 5 (0.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.64%) CISSP
14 4 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 4 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (7.03%) QA
2 11 (1.76%) SLA
3 4 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.48%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.32%) FATCA
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.32%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.16%) GxP
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.16%) MiFID
6 1 (0.16%) P3O
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (1.92%) ACF2
2 11 (1.76%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.32%) vSphere
5 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.16%) vCloud
5 1 (0.16%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (1.92%) zSecure
2 6 (0.96%) Puppet
3 5 (0.80%) Ansible
3 5 (0.80%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (0.80%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (0.64%) SCCM
5 3 (0.48%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.48%) ITRS Geneos
5 3 (0.48%) Kibana
5 3 (0.48%) logstash
6 2 (0.32%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.16%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) SmoothWall
7 1 (0.16%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 74 (11.82%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.19%) Oracle
3 34 (5.43%) HP
4 29 (4.63%) SAP
5 25 (3.99%) CA
6 19 (3.04%) ServiceNow
7 16 (2.56%) Cisco
8 15 (2.40%) Remedy
9 14 (2.24%) VMware
10 13 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
11 12 (1.92%) Citrix
12 7 (1.12%) IBM
13 6 (0.96%) iManage
13 6 (0.96%) NetApp
14 5 (0.80%) Juniper
14 5 (0.80%) Splunk
15 4 (0.64%) CheckPoint
15 4 (0.64%) EMC
15 4 (0.64%) Hyperion
15 4 (0.64%) TIBCO
Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Connectus
Rate: £170.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £1000.00 - £1100.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £450 to £525 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago