The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 614 651 592
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -59
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 22 13 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.023% 0.081%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.50% 0.28% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 23
Median daily rate £313 £281 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £233 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £365 £557
UK excluding London median daily rate £238 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £62.00 £21.50 £13.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.37% +59.79%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £62.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
4427 4658 5419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.41% 8.07% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2698 2607 3058
Median daily rate £450 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.11% -0.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 75 76
Median hourly rate £23.75 £21.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% -31.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.60 £13.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £50.80 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+105.71% -48.52%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing ResourceLink as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Business Applications category.

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Trend

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

ResourceLink Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ResourceLink
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ResourceLink within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

ResourceLink Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ResourceLink
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ResourceLink Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ResourceLink
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ResourceLink within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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 +29 22 £313 +11.11% 1
East of England - 10 £225 -
Hertfordshire - 8 £225 -
West Midlands - 7 £388 -
Walsall - 6 £388 -
Stevenage - 4 £225 -
London +2 3 £425 +36.00%
Bedford - 2 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £225 -
South East +9 1 £375 -3.22% 1
North West +4 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £375 -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £375 -
Preston - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £375 -

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.81%) Northgate
5 4 (14.81%) NGA Human Resources
5 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Bloomberg
5 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.41%) RedPrairie
7 2 (7.41%) Retail
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) JDA
7 2 (7.41%) Cognos
7 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
8 1 (3.70%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) SQL
8 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
8 1 (3.70%) SAP

ResourceLink
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:

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP HCM
1 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Project Leader
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Data Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) HR Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) HR Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) HR Officer
5 3 (11.11%) Project Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) HR Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Workday Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) SAP PI
1 1 (3.70%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Biometrics
3 1 (3.70%) Data Conversion
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
3 6 (22.22%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Data Entry
8 1 (3.70%) Data Flow Diagram
8 1 (3.70%) Data Privacy
8 1 (3.70%) Data Validation
8 1 (3.70%) Human Resource Management
8 1 (3.70%) Programme Management
8 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Bloomberg
1 4 (14.81%) NGA Human Resources
1 4 (14.81%) Northgate
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) JDA
3 2 (7.41%) RedPrairie
4 1 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Sterling
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
Fareham, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £9.35 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago