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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Resource Management over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 108 122 99
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 14 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.58% 0.38% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.46% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 11
Median daily rate £413 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £245 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £395 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.70 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year
+59.23% -

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
1903 2158 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 82.46% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1222 943
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 51 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Resource Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region 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 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +2 3 £419 +36.73% 1
Solihull - 3 - -
Coventry -3 2 £370 -
Warwickshire - 2 £425 -
Shropshire +22 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £350 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
2 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
3 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
4 6 (20.69%) MS Office
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
5 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
6 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
6 4 (13.79%) MS Project
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Line Management
7 3 (10.34%) SQL
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) Juniper
7 3 (10.34%) BMC
7 3 (10.34%) LAN
7 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.34%) Remedy
7 3 (10.34%) Cisco
7 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
7 3 (10.34%) Conflict Management
7 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (6.90%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Office
3 4 (13.79%) MS Project
4 3 (10.34%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.90%) Data Mart
1 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.90%) DB2
1 2 (6.90%) Informix
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Resource Manager
3 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Network Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.90%) Planning Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Resource Coordinator
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Teradata Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Data Governance Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Governance Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Governance Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) PMO Lead
6 1 (3.45%) PMO Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.34%) Fat Client
3 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (3.45%) pSOS
2 1 (3.45%) Solaris
2 1 (3.45%) Unix
2 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
1 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
2 7 (24.14%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) ITIL
4 4 (13.79%) Line Management
5 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.34%) Conflict Management
5 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.34%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
5 3 (10.34%) Project Governance
5 3 (10.34%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
6 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Basel II
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) BMC
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco
2 3 (10.34%) Juniper
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Remedy
3 2 (6.90%) Cognos
3 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 2 (6.90%) Netezza
3 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) Teradata
4 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.45%) McKesson