Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 21 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 91 105
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -23
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.60% 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.48% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 8
Cheshire median daily rate £622 £397 £342
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.87% +15.94% -8.80%
10th Percentile £343 £303 £78
90th Percentile £675 £520 £441
North West median daily rate £513 £397 £400
% change year-on-year +29.26% -0.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £25.12 - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1125 1257 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.77% 86.04% 84.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 901 1155
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 57
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.74
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in Cheshire

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Cheshire

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in Cheshire

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Cheshire

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Warrington +17 4 £622 +35.22%
Knutsford - 2 - -
Resource Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) SFIA
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) SEPA
5 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) WFM
5 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) SCCM
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Office 365
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) User Experience

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Director
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Services Director
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) SFIA
3 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
4 1 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
4 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Service Design
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) CCDP
2 1 (12.50%) CCIE
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSA
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
1 1 (12.50%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cadence
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SAP