Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 486 445 436
Rank change year-on-year -41 -9 -33
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 415 488 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.50% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.59% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 294 351
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £266 £213 £275
90th Percentile £638 £579 £600
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £420
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 2
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -38.15% +191.74%
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year -3.61% -38.15% +191.74%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80305 82432 84439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.63% 84.16% 81.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54036 54950 55644
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1882 2137 2504
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.50 £11.26
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in England

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in England

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in England

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in England

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Resource Management in England

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 England 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
London -29 187 £425 - 17
South East -2 84 £405 +1.25% 6
North of England +68 69 £475 +10.14% 9
Yorkshire +26 33 £400 -13.51% 5
Midlands -16 30 £475 +11.76% 5
South West +7 24 £411 -7.32% 3
North West +6 23 £513 +29.26% 4
East of England -26 21 £413 - 2
West Midlands +4 19 £463 +15.63% 4
North East +70 14 £525 +61.54%
East Midlands -22 11 £475 +11.76% 1
Resource Management
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 199 (47.95%) Finance
2 192 (46.27%) Project Management
3 115 (27.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 113 (27.23%) PMO
5 95 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
6 94 (22.65%) PRINCE2
7 61 (14.70%) Change Management
8 59 (14.22%) Microsoft
9 55 (13.25%) Microsoft Project
9 55 (13.25%) ITIL
10 53 (12.77%) Risk Management
10 53 (12.77%) Programme Management
11 49 (11.81%) Microsoft Excel
12 46 (11.08%) Change Control
13 43 (10.36%) Management Information System
14 42 (10.12%) Project Planning
14 42 (10.12%) Degree
15 41 (9.88%) Scrum
16 39 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
17 38 (9.16%) SharePoint
18 37 (8.92%) Project Governance
19 36 (8.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
20 35 (8.43%) QA
20 35 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
21 34 (8.19%) Waterfall
21 34 (8.19%) PMP
22 32 (7.71%) Security Cleared
23 30 (7.23%) Supplier Management
23 30 (7.23%) PMI Certification
24 29 (6.99%) Retail

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 38 (9.16%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.65%) CMS
3 8 (1.93%) Confluence
4 7 (1.69%) MS Project Server
5 4 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.72%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.24%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.24%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 55 (13.25%) Microsoft Project
2 49 (11.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (9.40%) Microsoft Office
4 36 (8.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (3.86%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.72%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.20%) SAP PM
3 4 (0.96%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
4 3 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.72%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.24%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.24%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.10%) Office 365
2 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.93%) SaaS
4 7 (1.69%) PaaS
5 6 (1.45%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.20%) IaaS
7 1 (0.24%) Akamai
7 1 (0.24%) G Suite
7 1 (0.24%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.24%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.45%) LAN
1 6 (1.45%) WAN
2 5 (1.20%) MVNO
2 5 (1.20%) Skype
2 5 (1.20%) VPN
3 4 (0.96%) DNS
3 4 (0.96%) Firewall
3 4 (0.96%) Internet
3 4 (0.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (0.72%) SMS
5 2 (0.48%) DHCP
5 2 (0.48%) DOCSIS
5 2 (0.48%) Intranet
5 2 (0.48%) Network Security
5 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.24%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.24%) SDH
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.96%) DB2
2 4 (0.96%) IDOL
2 4 (0.96%) Relational Database
3 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (0.72%) MongoDB
3 3 (0.72%) MySQL
4 2 (0.48%) Big Data
4 2 (0.48%) Blockchain
4 2 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.24%) QlikView
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (4.10%) JIRA
2 3 (0.72%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.48%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.48%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.24%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.24%) TestRail
General
1 199 (47.95%) Finance
2 29 (6.99%) Retail
3 27 (6.51%) Banking
4 26 (6.27%) Marketing
5 21 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 19 (4.58%) Legal
7 13 (3.13%) Advertising
8 10 (2.41%) Law
8 10 (2.41%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.69%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 3 (0.72%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.48%) Back Office
11 2 (0.48%) Billing
11 2 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.48%) General Ledger
11 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 133 (32.05%) Project Manager
2 74 (17.83%) Analyst
3 36 (8.67%) PMO Analyst
4 28 (6.75%) IT Manager
5 26 (6.27%) Senior Manager
6 21 (5.06%) IT Project Manager
7 19 (4.58%) Senior Project Manager
8 18 (4.34%) Programme Manager
9 15 (3.61%) Business Analyst
9 15 (3.61%) Project Analyst
10 14 (3.37%) Architect
10 14 (3.37%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (2.89%) Coordinator
11 12 (2.89%) Digital Project Manager
11 12 (2.89%) Technical Manager
12 11 (2.65%) Technical Project Manager
13 10 (2.41%) Financial Analyst
13 10 (2.41%) PMO Lead
13 10 (2.41%) PMO Manager
14 9 (2.17%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.89%) .NET
2 6 (1.45%) Web Services
3 4 (0.96%) XML
4 3 (0.72%) JMS
4 3 (0.72%) Rendezvous
4 3 (0.72%) SOAP
4 3 (0.72%) TIBCO EMS
4 3 (0.72%) WSDL
4 3 (0.72%) XSD
4 3 (0.72%) XSLT
5 2 (0.48%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.48%) J2EE
5 2 (0.48%) Middleware
5 2 (0.48%) OC4J
6 1 (0.24%) JSON
6 1 (0.24%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.36%) Management Information System
2 35 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.65%) NHS
3 11 (2.65%) User Experience
4 10 (2.41%) PMI
5 6 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.20%) Virtual Team
7 4 (0.96%) CCTV
7 4 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.72%) Reinsurance
8 3 (0.72%) Wiki
9 2 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.48%) EPoS
9 2 (0.48%) FMCG
9 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.24%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.24%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.24%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 16 (3.86%) Windows
2 10 (2.41%) Linux
3 5 (1.20%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.48%) Android
6 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.48%) Unix
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) CentOS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (46.27%) Project Management
2 115 (27.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 95 (22.89%) Agile Software Development
4 94 (22.65%) PRINCE2
5 61 (14.70%) Change Management
6 55 (13.25%) ITIL
7 53 (12.77%) Programme Management
7 53 (12.77%) Risk Management
8 46 (11.08%) Change Control
9 42 (10.12%) Project Planning
10 41 (9.88%) Scrum
11 37 (8.92%) Project Governance
12 34 (8.19%) Waterfall
13 30 (7.23%) Supplier Management
14 28 (6.75%) DevOps
15 26 (6.27%) Continuous Improvement
16 24 (5.78%) CRM
17 23 (5.54%) Line Management
18 22 (5.30%) Time Management
19 21 (5.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.13%) SQL
2 9 (2.17%) Java
3 7 (1.69%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.72%) C
4 3 (0.72%) C#
4 3 (0.72%) C++
4 3 (0.72%) XPath
5 2 (0.48%) PHP
5 2 (0.48%) R
6 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.24%) Perl
6 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.24%) SOQL
6 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 42 (10.12%) Degree
2 34 (8.19%) PMP
3 32 (7.71%) Security Cleared
4 30 (7.23%) PMI Certification
5 21 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 18 (4.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (2.17%) SC Cleared
8 8 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.93%) CISM
8 8 (1.93%) CISSP
9 7 (1.69%) CCDP
9 7 (1.69%) CCNP
9 7 (1.69%) Chartered Engineer
9 7 (1.69%) ISEB
10 6 (1.45%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.72%) CCIE
12 3 (0.72%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (27.23%) PMO
2 35 (8.43%) QA
3 9 (2.17%) SLA
4 8 (1.93%) GDPR
5 6 (1.45%) P3O
6 4 (0.96%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.48%) MiFID
7 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.24%) IFRS
8 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 6 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.72%) Ansible
1 3 (0.72%) Puppet
1 3 (0.72%) SCCM
1 3 (0.72%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (0.72%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (0.48%) Terraform
3 1 (0.24%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.24%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 59 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.06%) SAP
3 12 (2.89%) Oracle
4 11 (2.65%) Cisco
5 9 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.69%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.45%) iManage
7 6 (1.45%) Remedy
8 5 (1.20%) HP
9 4 (0.96%) CA
9 4 (0.96%) Capita
9 4 (0.96%) IBM
9 4 (0.96%) Interwoven
9 4 (0.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.96%) Reuters
9 4 (0.96%) TIBCO
9 4 (0.96%) VMware
10 3 (0.72%) Peregrine
10 3 (0.72%) Planview
10 3 (0.72%) Tableau