Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Resource Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Resource Management over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Resource Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 130 133
Rank change year-on-year -19 +3 +21
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 15 39 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.36% 0.91% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 1.12% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 25 26
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -16.13% -3.13%
10th Percentile £323 £185 £231
90th Percentile £510 £466 £722
South East median daily rate £405 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +1.25% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 -
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 -
% change year-on-year +7.94% - -

Resource Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3441 3497 3877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.58% 81.34% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1796 1882 2144
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £226
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 131 176
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £30.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.44% -40.89% +77.45%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £13.25
90th Percentile £38.45 £48.75 £44.38
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Resource Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in Berkshire

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Resource Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Berkshire

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in Berkshire

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Berkshire

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 6 £475 +18.75%
Bracknell +5 3 - -
Maidenhead -8 2 - -
Slough 0 1 £425 +100.00%
Newbury - 1 - -
Resource Management
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (33.33%) Change Management
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Line Management
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) JIRA
5 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (13.33%) Product Management
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) DOCSIS
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery Management
5 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DOCSIS
2 1 (6.67%) SDH
2 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (53.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Service Transition Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Solutions Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Transition Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) BSS Architect
3 1 (6.67%) BSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Development
3 1 (6.67%) Head of Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) OSS Architect
3 1 (6.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.67%) OSS Solutions Designer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Management
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Line Management
3 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery Management
4 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C++
1 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Master's Degree
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) APMP
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
1 1 (6.67%) PMO
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (6.67%) Planview