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 3 months to 26 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 386 365 384
Rank change year-on-year -21 +19  
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 208 281 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.58% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.69% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 189 179
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £281 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £650 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £23.50 £21.39 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.86% -2.77%  
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36558 40684 41140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.69% 83.47% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24009 27323 26926
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 955 1136
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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
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 3 months to 26 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
London -33 99 £450 -4.00% 16
South East +32 47 £375 -11.76% 9
Yorkshire +31 18 £320 -44.34% 1
West Midlands +8 10 £230 -8.91%
South West -2 9 £375 -14.28% 3
East Midlands -13 8 £498 +17.05% 1
East of England -16 7 £400 -15.78% 2
North West +6 5 £500 +48.14% 3
North East +71 3 £150 +36.36% 1
Midlands - 2 - - 1
Resource Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 England region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 214 (52.97%) Finance
2 183 (45.30%) Project Management
3 113 (27.97%) PMO
4 107 (26.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 87 (21.53%) PRINCE2
6 70 (17.33%) Change Management
7 67 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (14.60%) Risk Management
9 54 (13.37%) Microsoft Project
9 54 (13.37%) Banking
10 48 (11.88%) Microsoft
11 46 (11.39%) Security Cleared
12 44 (10.89%) SharePoint
13 42 (10.40%) Microsoft Office
13 42 (10.40%) Project Planning
13 42 (10.40%) Change Control
14 41 (10.15%) Microsoft Excel
15 39 (9.65%) ITIL
15 39 (9.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 39 (9.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 38 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
16 38 (9.41%) Programme Management
17 35 (8.66%) SC Cleared
18 32 (7.92%) Degree
19 31 (7.67%) SAP
20 30 (7.43%) PMI Certification
21 29 (7.18%) Management Information System
22 28 (6.93%) Service Management
22 28 (6.93%) Scrum
22 28 (6.93%) PMP

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 44 (10.89%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.23%) MS Project Server
3 6 (1.49%) CMS
3 6 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.99%) Confluence
4 4 (0.99%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.74%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.50%) Documentum
6 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.50%) SAS
6 2 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.25%) Drupal
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.25%) Mule
7 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (13.37%) Microsoft Project
2 42 (10.40%) Microsoft Office
3 41 (10.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 39 (9.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (4.21%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.98%) Open Workbench
7 3 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.72%) Actimize
2 9 (2.23%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.74%) Maximo
4 3 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.50%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.50%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.25%) Magento
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.25%) Primavera
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.25%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.48%) Office 365
2 5 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.74%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.25%) IaaS
6 1 (0.25%) PaaS
6 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.25%) Slack
6 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.48%) LAN
2 8 (1.98%) Internet
3 5 (1.24%) Intranet
3 5 (1.24%) MVNO
4 4 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (0.99%) WAN
5 2 (0.50%) 3G
5 2 (0.50%) 4G
5 2 (0.50%) BGP
5 2 (0.50%) DNS
5 2 (0.50%) DWDM
5 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.50%) Firewall
5 2 (0.50%) Network Security
5 2 (0.50%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (0.50%) SAN
5 2 (0.50%) Skype
6 1 (0.25%) Telepresence
6 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.25%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (0.74%) MySQL
3 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
3 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.50%) Data Mart
4 2 (0.50%) DB2
4 2 (0.50%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (0.50%) IDOL
4 2 (0.50%) Informix
4 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.73%) JIRA
2 5 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.99%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
5 2 (0.50%) Ant
5 2 (0.50%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.50%) Maven
5 2 (0.50%) Subversion
5 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 214 (52.97%) Finance
2 54 (13.37%) Banking
3 20 (4.95%) Retail
4 19 (4.70%) Investment Banking
4 19 (4.70%) Marketing
5 15 (3.71%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.47%) Legal
7 7 (1.73%) Front Office
8 6 (1.49%) Advertising
9 5 (1.24%) Law
10 4 (0.99%) Billing
10 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.74%) Back Office
11 3 (0.74%) Electronics
11 3 (0.74%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.74%) International Banking
11 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.50%) Automotive
12 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 147 (36.39%) Project Manager
2 67 (16.58%) Analyst
3 36 (8.91%) IT Manager
4 29 (7.18%) Programme Manager
5 25 (6.19%) Senior Manager
6 24 (5.94%) PMO Analyst
7 22 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
8 18 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
9 17 (4.21%) Senior Project Manager
9 17 (4.21%) Technical Manager
10 16 (3.96%) Business Analyst
10 16 (3.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 14 (3.47%) Consultant
12 12 (2.97%) PMO Manager
12 12 (2.97%) SAP Manager
13 11 (2.72%) SAP Project Manager
13 11 (2.72%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 10 (2.48%) Architect
14 10 (2.48%) IT Programme Manager
14 10 (2.48%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.73%) CSS
1 7 (1.73%) HTML
2 6 (1.49%) .NET
2 6 (1.49%) AngularJS
3 4 (0.99%) CSS3
3 4 (0.99%) HTML5
3 4 (0.99%) WCF
4 3 (0.74%) .NET Framework
4 3 (0.74%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (0.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (0.74%) Entity Framework
4 3 (0.74%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.74%) jQuery
4 3 (0.74%) JSON
4 3 (0.74%) LINQ
4 3 (0.74%) RESTful
4 3 (0.74%) Web Services
4 3 (0.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.18%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.47%) PMI
4 13 (3.22%) User Experience
5 9 (2.23%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.49%) EPoS
7 5 (1.24%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (1.24%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.99%) Mainframe
8 4 (0.99%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
9 3 (0.74%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.74%) Equities
9 3 (0.74%) FMCG
9 3 (0.74%) IVR
9 3 (0.74%) PKI
9 3 (0.74%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.74%) Tandem
9 3 (0.74%) Wiki
10 2 (0.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.97%) Windows
2 9 (2.23%) Linux
3 6 (1.49%) Unix
4 3 (0.74%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Android
6 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.25%) Solaris
6 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (45.30%) Project Management
2 107 (26.49%) Stakeholder Management
3 87 (21.53%) PRINCE2
4 70 (17.33%) Change Management
5 67 (16.58%) Agile Software Development
6 59 (14.60%) Risk Management
7 42 (10.40%) Change Control
7 42 (10.40%) Project Planning
8 39 (9.65%) ITIL
8 39 (9.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 38 (9.41%) Programme Management
10 28 (6.93%) Project Governance
10 28 (6.93%) Scrum
10 28 (6.93%) Service Management
10 28 (6.93%) Waterfall
11 23 (5.69%) Service Delivery
12 22 (5.45%) Coaching
13 21 (5.20%) Resource Allocation
14 20 (4.95%) Budgeting and Forecasting
14 20 (4.95%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.97%) SQL
2 4 (0.99%) Python
3 3 (0.74%) C
3 3 (0.74%) C#
3 3 (0.74%) JavaScript
3 3 (0.74%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.50%) Java
4 2 (0.50%) Perl
4 2 (0.50%) Ruby
4 2 (0.50%) VBA
5 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 46 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.66%) SC Cleared
3 32 (7.92%) Degree
4 30 (7.43%) PMI Certification
5 28 (6.93%) PMP
6 14 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (3.22%) ISEB
7 13 (3.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (2.23%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.49%) APMP
9 6 (1.49%) ISTQB
10 5 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (1.24%) MBA
11 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.99%) MAPM
12 3 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.50%) CCNP
13 2 (0.50%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (27.97%) PMO
2 27 (6.68%) QA
3 9 (2.23%) SLA
4 4 (0.99%) GDPR
5 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.74%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.50%) Basel II
6 2 (0.50%) FATCA
6 2 (0.50%) GAAP
6 2 (0.50%) P3O
7 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.25%) EMIR
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.25%) MiFID
7 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.25%) Firmware
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (0.99%) Puppet
2 3 (0.74%) Ansible
2 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.50%) Cacti
3 2 (0.50%) Check_MK
3 2 (0.50%) Graphite
3 2 (0.50%) Kibana
3 2 (0.50%) logstash
3 2 (0.50%) Nagios
3 2 (0.50%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 48 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.67%) SAP
3 12 (2.97%) Cisco
4 11 (2.72%) Oracle
5 10 (2.48%) HP
6 9 (2.23%) Remedy
7 8 (1.98%) CheckPoint
7 8 (1.98%) iManage
8 6 (1.49%) IBM
8 6 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.99%) CA
9 4 (0.99%) Juniper
9 4 (0.99%) Reuters
9 4 (0.99%) VMware
10 3 (0.74%) Bloomberg
10 3 (0.74%) Fidessa
10 3 (0.74%) Peregrine
10 3 (0.74%) WorldPay
11 2 (0.50%) Ciena
11 2 (0.50%) New Relic
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Coded People
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago