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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Resource Management
Rank 307 309 285
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 340 306 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.58% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.78% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 206 210
Average daily rate
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£399 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £292 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £396 £340
% change year-on-year
-11.61% +16.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £10.21 £19.24 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.91% -53.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.21 £10.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
-2.76% -74.69%

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
42032 39080 42164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.17% 74.10% 72.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26251 24056 24404
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1114 1532
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.50 £30.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% -9.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.20 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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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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 -11 303 £399 -6.17% 78
London -29 114 £430 -9.47% 28
South East +23 65 £282 -31.75% 20
East of England -2 32 £425 +17.64% 8
South West -12 25 £334 +2.69% 5
North West -1 22 £375 -11.76% 7
Hertfordshire -7 21 £425 +6.25% 2
West Midlands -7 20 £275 -17.35% 3
Berkshire +17 19 £313 -24.24% 8
City of London +11 18 £440 -5.37% 12
Scotland -10 18 £350 -2.77% 5
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £275 -44.44% 3
Bristol -13 14 £315 -3.07%
Hampshire +1 13 £300 -33.33% 3
Cheshire +3 12 £308 -27.52% 5
Yorkshire -10 12 £396 - 5
Milton Keynes +11 11 £275 -44.44% 3
Glasgow -11 11 £350 +9.37%
West Yorkshire -11 11 £396 - 3
East Midlands +12 10 £250 -37.50% 1
Wiltshire -7 8 £344 -3.16% 4
Birmingham +2 7 £210 -49.70% 1
Slough - 7 £180 -
Shropshire -4 6 £500 -
Bedfordshire - 6 £350 - 2
Rickmansworth - 6 £430 - 1
West Sussex +4 5 £344 -3.43%
Edinburgh -4 5 £475 +15.85% 5
Manchester -5 5 £425 -
Southampton - 5 £400 -

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 256 (37.98%) Finance
2 235 (34.87%) Project Management
3 136 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 125 (18.55%) PRINCE2
5 102 (15.13%) Change Management
6 90 (13.35%) SAP
7 76 (11.28%) .NET
7 76 (11.28%) MS Excel
7 76 (11.28%) Banking
8 75 (11.13%) ERP
9 74 (10.98%) Microsoft
10 73 (10.83%) Project Planning
11 71 (10.53%) Risk Management
12 66 (9.79%) Java
13 65 (9.64%) Dynamics AX
13 65 (9.64%) Programme Management
14 62 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
14 62 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
15 60 (8.90%) MS Project
15 60 (8.90%) JD Edwards
16 59 (8.75%) ITIL
16 59 (8.75%) Migration
17 58 (8.61%) Security Cleared
18 57 (8.46%) Degree
19 56 (8.31%) MS Office
20 55 (8.16%) Retail
21 54 (8.01%) Change Control
22 53 (7.86%) QA
23 52 (7.72%) SQL
24 47 (6.97%) Oracle

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 47 (6.97%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.37%) SAS
3 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.45%) CMS
5 2 (0.30%) Documentum
5 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.30%) Lync
6 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.15%) WordPress
6 1 (0.15%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.15%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.15%) Apache
Applications
1 76 (11.28%) MS Excel
2 60 (8.90%) MS Project
3 56 (8.31%) MS Office
4 37 (5.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (2.37%) MS Visio
6 14 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (1.34%) Mathematica
8 6 (0.89%) Open Workbench
9 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.30%) SPSS
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 65 (9.64%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (1.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (1.34%) CA Clarity
4 8 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
5 7 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.59%) SAP EWM
8 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.45%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.30%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.30%) SAP HCM
9 2 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.30%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.30%) SAP MRS
10 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.15%) JDE World
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.15%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.26%) 4G
2 15 (2.23%) WAN
3 12 (1.78%) GPRS
4 11 (1.63%) Internet
5 8 (1.19%) LAN
6 7 (1.04%) GSM
7 6 (0.89%) DAB
8 5 (0.74%) InfiniBand
8 5 (0.74%) LTE
8 5 (0.74%) VPN
9 4 (0.59%) SAN
9 4 (0.59%) 3GPP
9 4 (0.59%) ATM
9 4 (0.59%) WCDMA
9 4 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.59%) 3G
9 4 (0.59%) VoLTE
10 3 (0.45%) SIGTRAN
10 3 (0.45%) INAP
10 3 (0.45%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.12%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.34%) Hadoop
4 6 (0.89%) MS Access
5 5 (0.74%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.59%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.59%) Big Data
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) Triplestore
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.15%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 1 (0.15%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (0.74%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.30%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.30%) Xcode
2 2 (0.30%) Selenium
2 2 (0.30%) MorphX
3 1 (0.15%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.15%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
General
1 256 (37.98%) Finance
2 76 (11.28%) Banking
3 55 (8.16%) Retail
4 46 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 14 (2.08%) Billing
7 13 (1.93%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.78%) Marketing
9 10 (1.48%) Back Office
9 10 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.04%) Local Government
10 7 (1.04%) Advertising
10 7 (1.04%) Electronics
11 5 (0.74%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.74%) Legal
12 4 (0.59%) Front Office
12 4 (0.59%) Automotive
12 4 (0.59%) Law
12 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 176 (26.11%) Project Manager
2 107 (15.88%) Analyst
3 45 (6.68%) PMO Analyst
4 39 (5.79%) Coordinator
5 34 (5.04%) Developer
6 32 (4.75%) Consultant
7 29 (4.30%) Project Coordinator
8 28 (4.15%) Architect
9 26 (3.86%) Senior Manager
10 24 (3.56%) Programme Manager
10 24 (3.56%) Senior Project Manager
11 22 (3.26%) Business Analyst
12 21 (3.12%) Resource Manager
13 19 (2.82%) Administrator
14 18 (2.67%) PMO Manager
15 16 (2.37%) Infrastructure Manager
15 16 (2.37%) IT Project Manager
16 15 (2.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
17 13 (1.93%) Support Analyst
18 12 (1.78%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (11.28%) .NET
2 28 (4.15%) HTML
3 20 (2.97%) CSS
4 14 (2.08%) XML
5 13 (1.93%) HTML5
6 11 (1.63%) Web Services
7 10 (1.48%) CSS3
8 8 (1.19%) JSON
8 8 (1.19%) AngularJS
8 8 (1.19%) Backbone.js
9 6 (0.89%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.89%) jQuery
10 5 (0.74%) Ajax
10 5 (0.74%) Middleware
10 5 (0.74%) J2EE
11 4 (0.59%) .NET Framework
11 4 (0.59%) OAuth
12 3 (0.45%) WCF
12 3 (0.45%) XHTML
12 3 (0.45%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.01%) Management Information System
3 18 (2.67%) PMI
4 10 (1.48%) User Experience
4 10 (1.48%) Visualisation
5 8 (1.19%) NHS
6 7 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.04%) Statistics
7 6 (0.89%) FMCG
7 6 (0.89%) Open Source
8 5 (0.74%) iPad
8 5 (0.74%) Symmetrix DMX
8 5 (0.74%) Equities
8 5 (0.74%) CLARiiON
9 4 (0.59%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.59%) N-Tier
9 4 (0.59%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.59%) DTV
9 4 (0.59%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.59%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.41%) Windows
2 21 (3.12%) Linux
3 13 (1.93%) UNIX
4 8 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (0.74%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.59%) Android
7 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.45%) Debian
8 2 (0.30%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.15%) pSOS
9 1 (0.15%) VMS
9 1 (0.15%) OS/400
9 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (34.87%) Project Management
2 136 (20.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 125 (18.55%) PRINCE2
4 102 (15.13%) Change Management
5 75 (11.13%) ERP
6 73 (10.83%) Project Planning
7 71 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 65 (9.64%) Programme Management
9 62 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
10 59 (8.75%) ITIL
10 59 (8.75%) Migration
11 54 (8.01%) Change Control
12 38 (5.64%) Business Analysis
13 32 (4.75%) Service Delivery
14 26 (3.86%) Quality Management
14 26 (3.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 22 (3.26%) Document Management
15 22 (3.26%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (3.12%) Service Management
16 21 (3.12%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (9.79%) Java
2 52 (7.72%) SQL
3 22 (3.26%) C
4 18 (2.67%) JavaScript
5 11 (1.63%) VBA
6 10 (1.48%) MATLAB
7 9 (1.34%) R
8 8 (1.19%) C++
9 7 (1.04%) C#
10 4 (0.59%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.45%) X++
11 3 (0.45%) Python
11 3 (0.45%) ABAP
12 2 (0.30%) VB
12 2 (0.30%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.15%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.15%) Erlang
13 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (8.61%) Security Cleared
2 57 (8.46%) Degree
3 41 (6.08%) PMI Certification
4 32 (4.75%) PMP
5 23 (3.41%) SC Cleared
6 18 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (1.34%) CISSP
8 8 (1.19%) ISEB
9 7 (1.04%) DV Cleared
9 7 (1.04%) MBA
10 6 (0.89%) CISA
10 6 (0.89%) ISTQB
11 5 (0.74%) APMP
12 3 (0.45%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 3 (0.45%) CISM
12 3 (0.45%) CIMA
12 3 (0.45%) HNC
13 2 (0.30%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.86%) QA
2 15 (2.23%) SLA
3 6 (0.89%) ISO 9000
3 6 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.59%) P3O
5 2 (0.30%) EMIR
6 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.15%) GxP
6 1 (0.15%) GAMP
System Software
1 7 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.74%) GPFS
3 2 (0.30%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) vCloud
4 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.15%) SRDF
4 1 (0.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.15%) SCSM
3 1 (0.15%) SCCM
3 1 (0.15%) SCOM
3 1 (0.15%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 90 (13.35%) SAP
2 74 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 60 (8.90%) JD Edwards
4 47 (6.97%) Oracle
5 18 (2.67%) Cisco
6 14 (2.08%) NEC
7 13 (1.93%) EMC
7 13 (1.93%) IBM
8 11 (1.63%) Teradata
9 9 (1.34%) VMware
9 9 (1.34%) HP
9 9 (1.34%) Siebel
10 8 (1.19%) JDA
11 6 (0.89%) Primavera
12 4 (0.59%) Chordiant
13 3 (0.45%) Infor
13 3 (0.45%) Citrix
13 3 (0.45%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.45%) Progress
13 3 (0.45%) PeopleSoft
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Market Rate Value
Posted: 21 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Plymouth City Council
Rate: £57,764 per annum plus market supplement negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £520.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Salisbury
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £360 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Chesterfield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £280.00 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Basingstoke
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 22 days ago
Oxford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £200.00 per day + dep on experience
Posted: 26 days ago
London
N T T Com Security
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
London
N T T Com Security
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago