The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Resource Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Manager
Rank 630 636 617
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Resource Manager 25 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.031% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.033% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 12
Median daily rate £418 £431 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.18% +12.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £353 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £525 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £479 £355
% change year-on-year
-14.36% +34.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50794 54325 53927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.95% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 33203 34727 32867
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1696 2062 2153
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Resource Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Resource Manager in the job title.

Resource Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Resource Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Resource Manager within the UK.

Resource Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Resource Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Resource Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Resource Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Resource Manager within the UK.

Resource Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Resource Manager
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +20 24 £418 -3.18% 3
West Midlands - 10 £445 - 1
London -3 6 £425 +60.37%
Warwickshire - 6 £455 -
Bristol - 3 £190 -
Coventry - 3 £364 -
South West - 3 £190 -
East of England +10 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
South East +11 1 £325 -37.73% 1
Yorkshire +8 1 £410 +5.80% 1
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £450 -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 1 £475 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £410 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £410 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £325 -

Resource Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Resource Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Resource Manager in the job title.

1 23 (60.53%) Resource Management
2 17 (44.74%) Finance
3 15 (39.47%) Project Management
4 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
6 5 (13.16%) Planview
6 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 3 (7.89%) Project Governance
8 3 (7.89%) Demand Management
8 3 (7.89%) Dependency Management
8 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
8 3 (7.89%) Legal
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
8 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
8 3 (7.89%) MS Office
9 2 (5.26%) SAS
9 2 (5.26%) ISEB
9 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.26%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Quality Management

Resource Manager Skill Set
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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (23.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.89%) MS Office
4 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Resource Management
2 15 (39.47%) Project Management
3 12 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
5 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.89%) Demand Management
5 3 (7.89%) Dependency Management
5 3 (7.89%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.89%) Project Governance
5 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
5 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) CMMI
6 2 (5.26%) Line Management
6 2 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
6 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.26%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.26%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) APMP
2 2 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) CIPD
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.16%) Planview
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco