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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 108 105 97
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 12 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.56% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 7
Median daily rate £419 £388 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -29.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £378 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £398 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £13.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -50.94%

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
1888 1949 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.96% 81.04% 71.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1183 1065 895
Median daily rate £413 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 94
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 January 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 January 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 -3 3 £425 +6.25% 1
Solihull - 3 - -
Shropshire +8 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £425 -
Coventry -16 1 £300 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - -
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
2 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
3 12 (35.29%) MS Office
3 12 (35.29%) Change Management
4 11 (32.35%) Project Management
5 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
6 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
7 8 (23.53%) Line Management
7 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (20.59%) Conflict Management
8 7 (20.59%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (20.59%) Open Workbench
8 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
8 7 (20.59%) Project Governance
9 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (17.65%) MS Project
9 6 (17.65%) ITIL
9 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
10 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
11 4 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
11 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
12 3 (8.82%) Banking
12 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (8.82%) SQL
12 3 (8.82%) Oracle
12 3 (8.82%) Windows
12 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
12 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange

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 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (8.82%) MS Exchange
1 3 (8.82%) SAS
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 12 (35.29%) MS Office
3 7 (20.59%) Open Workbench
4 6 (17.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
1 3 (8.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) LAN
1 3 (8.82%) Skype
1 3 (8.82%) WebEx
2 2 (5.88%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (5.88%) Data Mart
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) DB2
1 2 (5.88%) Informix
1 2 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Project Manager
2 7 (20.59%) Resource Manager
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.82%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL Manager
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Network Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Network Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Planning Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Resource Coordinator
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Teradata Architect
6 1 (2.94%) Data Governance Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) PMO Lead
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.82%) PMI
3 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (2.94%) pSOS
3 1 (2.94%) Solaris
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Risk Management
2 12 (35.29%) Change Management
3 11 (32.35%) Project Management
4 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 8 (23.53%) Line Management
6 7 (20.59%) Conflict Management
6 7 (20.59%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (20.59%) Project Governance
7 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) Resource Allocation
8 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.82%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 3 (8.82%) Business Continuity
9 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE
9 3 (8.82%) Server Virtualisation
9 3 (8.82%) Service Design
10 2 (5.88%) E-business
10 2 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Basel II
2 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) BMC
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
2 3 (8.82%) Juniper
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) Remedy
3 2 (5.88%) Cognos
3 2 (5.88%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
3 2 (5.88%) Netezza
3 2 (5.88%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Teradata
4 1 (2.94%) McKesson