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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Resource Management
Rank 122 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 22 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.77% 1.19% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 1.57% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 14
Median daily rate £369 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.81% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £250 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -58.49%
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
2315 2036 1761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.80% 75.94% 74.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1226 938
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 105 98
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 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
Birmingham 0 6 £359 +51.26% 1
Shropshire -33 5 - - 2
Staffordshire +3 4 £158 -60.62% 2
Warwickshire - 2 £550 -
Resource Management
England

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) MS Office
2 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (36.36%) Change Management
3 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 10 (30.30%) Project Management
4 10 (30.30%) Open Workbench
5 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
7 6 (18.18%) MS Project
7 6 (18.18%) Conflict Management
8 5 (15.15%) Line Management
8 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 4 (12.12%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (9.09%) Marketing
10 3 (9.09%) Informatics
10 3 (9.09%) QA
10 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
10 3 (9.09%) Health Informatics
10 3 (9.09%) ERP
10 3 (9.09%) JD Edwards
11 2 (6.06%) .NET
11 2 (6.06%) Windows
11 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
11 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
11 2 (6.06%) Retail

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 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 12 (36.36%) MS Office
2 10 (30.30%) Open Workbench
3 6 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (6.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.03%) VersionOne
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) PMO Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Senior Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Transformation Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Data Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (3.03%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Programme Planner
4 1 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (3.03%) Project Planner
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Health Informatics
1 3 (9.09%) Informatics
2 2 (6.06%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) CESG
3 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) HACMP
3 1 (3.03%) HP Superdome
3 1 (3.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) AIX
2 1 (3.03%) HPUX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Change Management
2 11 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 10 (30.30%) Project Management
4 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.21%) PRINCE2
6 6 (18.18%) Conflict Management
7 5 (15.15%) Line Management
7 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.12%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) ERP
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Project Governance
10 2 (6.06%) Coaching
10 2 (6.06%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (6.06%) Presales
11 1 (3.03%) Analytics
11 1 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
11 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Transformation
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Lotus
3 1 (3.03%) TARGIT
3 1 (3.03%) VMware