The table below looks at the statistics for Resource Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Resource Management
Rank 95 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 18 24 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.93% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 1.28% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 8
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£418 £300 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.16% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £152 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £480 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £396
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £10.21 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+228.59% -33.04%
Resource Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1875 1870 1440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.15% 72.12% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1110 989 753
Average daily rate £395 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 126 60
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.70 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.87 £42.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Resource Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Resource Management across the West Midlands region.

Resource Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Resource Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Resource Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management across the West Midlands region.

Resource Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
Warwickshire +9 6 £395 +182.14%
Birmingham +3 4 £525 +150.00% 1
Shropshire -7 4 £638 +27.50% 2
Staffordshire -14 2 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £322 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £350 -
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) .NET
3 15 (33.33%) Project Management
4 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
6 12 (26.67%) N-Tier
6 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 11 (24.44%) Change Management
7 11 (24.44%) Open Source
8 10 (22.22%) C#
9 9 (20.00%) OOP
9 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (20.00%) Retail
10 8 (17.78%) VB
10 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
11 7 (15.56%) Migration
11 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
12 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
12 6 (13.33%) Degree
12 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
13 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
14 4 (8.89%) Coaching
14 4 (8.89%) ISEB
14 4 (8.89%) ERP
14 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
14 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
14 4 (8.89%) ISEB Practitioner
15 3 (6.67%) VMware

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.22%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) Open Workbench
2 2 (4.44%) MS Project
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) SAP PS
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SAN
2 1 (2.22%) DMZ
2 1 (2.22%) 3G
2 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (2.22%) 2G
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
2 1 (2.22%) HSPA
2 1 (2.22%) LTE
2 1 (2.22%) 4G
2 1 (2.22%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (2.22%) GPRS
2 1 (2.22%) GSM
2 1 (2.22%) LAN
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) WCDMA
2 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.22%) HBase
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
General
1 18 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Automotive
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 11 (24.44%) Team Leader
2 11 (24.44%) Development Team Leader
2 11 (24.44%) Software Development Team Leader
2 11 (24.44%) Software Team Leader
3 9 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
4 5 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (6.67%) SAP Manager
6 3 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) PMO Lead
7 2 (4.44%) Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Planner
8 1 (2.22%) Network Support
8 1 (2.22%) Security Architect
8 1 (2.22%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.44%) WinForms
4 1 (2.22%) JSON
4 1 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) SOAP
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) EPoS
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) PMI
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Project Management
2 11 (24.44%) Change Management
2 11 (24.44%) Open Source
3 9 (20.00%) OOP
3 9 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.56%) Data Migration
5 7 (15.56%) Migration
6 6 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 6 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.89%) Coaching
8 4 (8.89%) ERP
9 3 (6.67%) V-Model
9 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 3 (6.67%) Use Case
9 3 (6.67%) Line Management
9 3 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) C#
2 8 (17.78%) VB
3 3 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCITP
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.44%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) CCNA
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) CCVP
5 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.44%) Terminal Server
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) JD Edwards
2 3 (6.67%) VMware
2 3 (6.67%) SAP
2 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (4.44%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) Nortel
4 1 (2.22%) Juniper
4 1 (2.22%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.22%) Informatica
4 1 (2.22%) Huawei
4 1 (2.22%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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