The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 28 June 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 109 127
Rank change year-on-year -14 +18  
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 7 20 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.98% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 16
Median daily rate £400 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.78% +31.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £218 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.31 £21.78 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.61% -1.00%  

Resource Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1979 2044 2420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.78% 80.13% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1136 1177 1441
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 162 179
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Resource Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in the East of England

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in the East of England

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in the East of England

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in the East of England

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Cambridgeshire +6 2 £550 +15.78%
Hertfordshire -5 2 £350 -30.00%
Essex -17 2 - -
Norfolk +2 1 £400 +77.77% 1
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (25.00%) PMO
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (12.50%) PMP
5 2 (12.50%) DWDM
5 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
5 2 (12.50%) SLA
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) RAD
5 2 (12.50%) Huawei
5 2 (12.50%) Open Workbench
5 2 (12.50%) Japanese Language
5 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
5 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
5 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Ciena
6 1 (6.25%) Line Management

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (6.25%) MS Project Server
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (12.50%) Open Workbench
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (6.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) DWDM
1 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (6.25%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Japanese Language
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Lead
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Programme Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
1 5 (31.25%) Risk Management
2 4 (25.00%) Change Management
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Contract Management
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
4 2 (12.50%) RAD
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (12.50%) SLA
3 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Ciena
3 2 (12.50%) Huawei
4 1 (6.25%) iManage