Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 103 79
Rank change year-on-year +15 -24 0
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 10 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.63% 0.26% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.32% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Birmingham median daily rate £500 £430 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -14.00% +122.22%
10th Percentile £390 £336 £341
90th Percentile £540 £430 £690
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +15.63% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £33.55

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1292 1243 1028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.16% 81.67% 75.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 806 641
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £248 £231
90th Percentile £525 £550 £506
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in Birmingham

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Birmingham

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in Birmingham

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (40.00%) WFM
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) SLA
3 3 (30.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 3 (30.00%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Remedy
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) PMI
5 1 (10.00%) PMP
5 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (30.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Change Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Scheduler
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Project Management
1 4 (40.00%) Time Management
1 4 (40.00%) WFM
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (30.00%) Workforce Management Optimization
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft