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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 386 368 331
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -37
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 294 303 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.53% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.66% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 203 208
Median daily rate £425 £423 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +6.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £626 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £27.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.99% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.39 £27.78 -
% change year-on-year
-26.58% -

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
44570 45659 42979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.76% 79.96% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29477 29618 26643
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 £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1201 1204
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.60 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% +14.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.16 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -5 268 £438 +2.94% 39
London -16 106 £475 -5.00% 14
South East -3 43 £425 - 7
West Midlands -14 25 £375 -6.25% 4
Yorkshire +5 22 £550 +69.23% 5
Scotland -3 20 £369 -18.05% 5
East of England +16 19 £146 -62.85% 3
Berkshire +3 18 £400 -13.51% 1
South West -4 18 £413 +12.85% 4
East Midlands +15 17 £425 -2.85% 1
West Yorkshire +5 17 £575 +76.92% 4
City of London +42 16 £475 -13.63% 4
Leeds +10 16 £575 +76.92% 3
North West 0 16 £373 +4.63% 1
Edinburgh -3 14 £360 -10.00% 4
Manchester +4 13 £350 -12.50% 1
Northamptonshire +5 12 £425 -19.04%
Telford -18 12 - - 1
Shropshire -23 12 - - 1
Essex - 10 - -
Hampshire +1 8 £563 +25.00% 1
Chelmsford - 8 - -
Glasgow +2 6 £400 +4.84% 1
Wiltshire +1 6 £419 +16.31%
Bracknell -4 6 £331 +10.41%
Cambridge +16 4 £93 -74.65% 1
Cambridgeshire +16 4 £93 -74.65% 1
Reading +3 4 £400 -50.43%
Gloucestershire +2 4 £475 +9.51% 1
Surrey -23 4 £304 -25.74% 4

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 309 (49.36%) Finance
2 243 (38.82%) Project Management
3 189 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 142 (22.68%) PRINCE2
5 114 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (17.89%) Change Management
7 99 (15.81%) Risk Management
8 80 (12.78%) MS Excel
8 80 (12.78%) Banking
9 71 (11.34%) Programme Management
10 69 (11.02%) MS Project
11 65 (10.38%) Microsoft
12 59 (9.42%) MS Office
13 58 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
14 57 (9.11%) Security Cleared
14 57 (9.11%) Project Planning
15 56 (8.95%) Project Governance
16 55 (8.79%) Marketing
16 55 (8.79%) SharePoint
17 51 (8.15%) Oracle
18 50 (7.99%) ITIL
18 50 (7.99%) QA
18 50 (7.99%) Change Control
19 48 (7.67%) Retail
20 47 (7.51%) Line Management
21 45 (7.19%) Migration
21 45 (7.19%) Management Information System
22 44 (7.03%) Degree
23 37 (5.91%) Service Management
24 36 (5.75%) Informatics

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 55 (8.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.60%) SAS
3 9 (1.44%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.28%) MS Project Server
5 7 (1.12%) Skype for Business
6 6 (0.96%) CMS
7 4 (0.64%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.48%) Apache
8 3 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.48%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.32%) Confluence
9 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 69 (11.02%) MS Project
3 59 (9.42%) MS Office
4 29 (4.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 17 (2.72%) Open Workbench
6 12 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (1.12%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.48%) SPSS
9 1 (0.16%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 22 (3.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.28%) Primavera
3 8 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
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 17 (2.72%) Office 365
1 17 (2.72%) SaaS
2 16 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.12%) PaaS
4 6 (0.96%) IaaS
5 3 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.48%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.48%) Taleo
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.40%) Internet
2 14 (2.24%) WAN
3 13 (2.08%) Firewall
4 12 (1.92%) VPN
5 10 (1.60%) DNS
6 9 (1.44%) Intranet
6 9 (1.44%) LAN
6 9 (1.44%) Skype
7 7 (1.12%) TCP/IP
7 7 (1.12%) VoIP
8 6 (0.96%) Network Security
8 6 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.80%) SAN
10 4 (0.64%) IPv6
10 4 (0.64%) Unified Communications
11 3 (0.48%) LDAP
11 3 (0.48%) SSL
12 2 (0.32%) DHCP
12 2 (0.32%) SMTP
12 2 (0.32%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (0.80%) Big Data
3 5 (0.80%) MySQL
4 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.64%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.48%) GIS
5 3 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.32%) DataStage
6 2 (0.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (0.32%) Pentaho
6 2 (0.32%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.16%) DTS
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.16%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (3.35%) JIRA
2 8 (1.28%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.48%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.32%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.16%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.16%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
General
1 309 (49.36%) Finance
2 80 (12.78%) Banking
3 55 (8.79%) Marketing
4 48 (7.67%) Retail
5 27 (4.31%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.92%) Billing
6 12 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.92%) Retail Banking
7 9 (1.44%) Legal
8 8 (1.28%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.12%) Publishing
10 6 (0.96%) Advertising
11 5 (0.80%) Electronics
11 5 (0.80%) Law
11 5 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.64%) Front Office
13 3 (0.48%) Games
13 3 (0.48%) Military
14 2 (0.32%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 188 (30.03%) Project Manager
2 80 (12.78%) Analyst
3 44 (7.03%) PMO Manager
4 42 (6.71%) Programme Manager
5 40 (6.39%) IT Manager
6 39 (6.23%) PMO Analyst
7 33 (5.27%) Consultant
8 30 (4.79%) Infrastructure Manager
9 26 (4.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 23 (3.67%) IT Project Manager
10 23 (3.67%) Senior Manager
11 22 (3.51%) Business Analyst
12 16 (2.56%) Administrator
13 15 (2.40%) Agile Project Manager
13 15 (2.40%) Security Consultant
14 14 (2.24%) Senior PMO
15 13 (2.08%) Delivery Manager
15 13 (2.08%) ERP Manager
15 13 (2.08%) Security Manager
16 12 (1.92%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.44%) .NET
2 7 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (1.12%) Web Services
3 5 (0.80%) Web Services Management
4 3 (0.48%) Middleware
4 3 (0.48%) Velocity
5 2 (0.32%) LAMP
5 2 (0.32%) REST
6 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.16%) FpML
6 1 (0.16%) HTML
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (0.16%) jQuery
6 1 (0.16%) LINQ
6 1 (0.16%) Murex MxML
6 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.75%) Health Informatics
3 36 (5.75%) Informatics
4 18 (2.88%) PMI
4 18 (2.88%) User Experience
5 15 (2.40%) Data Centre
6 12 (1.92%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.44%) Visualisation
8 8 (1.28%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.28%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.12%) FMCG
10 6 (0.96%) Digital Media
10 6 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 6 (0.96%) Replication
10 6 (0.96%) Wiki
11 5 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.80%) Public Cloud
11 5 (0.80%) Security Operations Centre
11 5 (0.80%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (4.47%) Windows
2 13 (2.08%) Linux
3 10 (1.60%) AIX
3 10 (1.60%) zOS
4 7 (1.12%) Unix
4 7 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.64%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.48%) Solaris
6 3 (0.48%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.48%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.48%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.32%) CentOS
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.16%) HPUX
8 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (38.82%) Project Management
2 189 (30.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 142 (22.68%) PRINCE2
4 114 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
5 112 (17.89%) Change Management
6 99 (15.81%) Risk Management
7 71 (11.34%) Programme Management
8 57 (9.11%) Project Planning
9 56 (8.95%) Project Governance
10 50 (7.99%) Change Control
10 50 (7.99%) ITIL
11 47 (7.51%) Line Management
12 45 (7.19%) Migration
13 37 (5.91%) Service Management
14 33 (5.27%) PRINCE
15 32 (5.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 31 (4.95%) CRM
16 31 (4.95%) Supplier Management
16 31 (4.95%) Waterfall
17 30 (4.79%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.24%) Python
2 10 (1.60%) PowerShell
3 7 (1.12%) JavaScript
3 7 (1.12%) R
3 7 (1.12%) SQL
4 6 (0.96%) C++
5 5 (0.80%) Perl
5 5 (0.80%) VBA
6 4 (0.64%) C
7 2 (0.32%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.32%) C#
7 2 (0.32%) VB
8 1 (0.16%) Java
8 1 (0.16%) Ruby
8 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (9.11%) Security Cleared
2 44 (7.03%) Degree
3 33 (5.27%) PMI Certification
4 29 (4.63%) SC Cleared
5 26 (4.15%) PMP
6 25 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 24 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 21 (3.35%) DV Cleared
9 19 (3.04%) ISEB
10 17 (2.72%) APMP
11 10 (1.60%) ISTQB
12 9 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.96%) CCNP
13 6 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.80%) CCNA
15 4 (0.64%) CBAP
15 4 (0.64%) CISSP
15 4 (0.64%) IIBA
15 4 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.99%) QA
2 8 (1.28%) Disclosure Scotland
2 8 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.80%) SLA
4 4 (0.64%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.48%) FATCA
5 3 (0.48%) P3O
6 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) GxP
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.16%) MiFID
7 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.60%) ACF2
4 7 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.48%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.32%) vSphere
7 1 (0.16%) Docker
7 1 (0.16%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.16%) vCloud
7 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (2.08%) Ansible
2 11 (1.76%) Puppet
3 10 (1.60%) zSecure
4 8 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.64%) SCCM
6 3 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (0.16%) EMC VPLEX
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.16%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.16%) SCOM
7 1 (0.16%) SELinux
7 1 (0.16%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 65 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.15%) Oracle
3 30 (4.79%) SAP
4 20 (3.19%) VMware
5 16 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.24%) HP
7 13 (2.08%) CA
8 12 (1.92%) Cisco
9 9 (1.44%) ServiceNow
10 6 (0.96%) Citrix
10 6 (0.96%) IBM
10 6 (0.96%) NetApp
11 5 (0.80%) CheckPoint
11 5 (0.80%) iManage
11 5 (0.80%) Remedy
12 4 (0.64%) EMC
12 4 (0.64%) Huawei
12 4 (0.64%) Hyperion
12 4 (0.64%) Juniper
12 4 (0.64%) Lotus
Hertfordshire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
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London
Highams
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
UK
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Rate: £200 - £250 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Rate: £250 - £288 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
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Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
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