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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Management
UK / England
Rank 388 350 350
Rank change year-on-year -38 0  
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 201 281 265
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.48% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.69% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 202 177
Median daily rate £413 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £329 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £408 £375
% change year-on-year +4.29% +8.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £19.90 £15.95 £18.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.76% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £13.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +53.07% +18.18%  

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 34805 40691 38449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.27% 82.96% 80.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23041 27009 24200
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 1001 1126
Median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.66% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 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 +9 107 £413 -14.06% 15
South East -3 35 £475 +18.75% 16
West Midlands +16 15 £413 +6.45% 2
South West -1 14 £336 -15.93% 4
North West +24 10 £405 -14.73%
East of England -11 9 £425 -7.10% 1
East Midlands -13 6 £350 -12.50% 2
Yorkshire +1 2 £450 -5.26% 6
Midlands +9 1 £350 -41.66%
North East -11 1 - -
Resource Management
UK

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 204 (50.62%) Finance
2 143 (35.48%) Project Management
3 107 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 86 (21.34%) PRINCE2
5 86 (21.34%) PMO
6 85 (21.09%) Change Management
7 60 (14.89%) MS Project
8 57 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
9 55 (13.65%) Risk Management
9 55 (13.65%) Banking
10 50 (12.41%) ITIL
11 49 (12.16%) MS Excel
12 48 (11.91%) Microsoft
13 45 (11.17%) SharePoint
13 45 (11.17%) Programme Management
13 45 (11.17%) Security Cleared
14 43 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
14 43 (10.67%) Project Planning
15 38 (9.43%) SC Cleared
15 38 (9.43%) Management Information System
16 36 (8.93%) Change Control
17 34 (8.44%) PMI Certification
18 33 (8.19%) Service Management
19 30 (7.44%) Oracle
19 30 (7.44%) Matrix Organization
20 29 (7.20%) Line Management
21 28 (6.95%) MS Office
22 27 (6.70%) Windows
23 25 (6.20%) SAP

Resource Management
Top Related 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 45 (11.17%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.47%) Confluence
3 9 (2.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 7 (1.74%) CMS
4 7 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.24%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.99%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.74%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.50%) Documentum
8 2 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.50%) SAS
8 2 (0.50%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.50%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.25%) GeoServer
9 1 (0.25%) Perch
9 1 (0.25%) WildFly
Applications
1 60 (14.89%) MS Project
2 49 (12.16%) MS Excel
3 43 (10.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 28 (6.95%) MS Office
5 18 (4.47%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.99%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.74%) Maximo
5 3 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.50%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.50%) Lorenzo
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.25%) Primavera
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 1 (0.25%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.22%) SaaS
2 16 (3.97%) IaaS
3 15 (3.72%) PaaS
4 8 (1.99%) Office 365
5 7 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.25%) Slack
7 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.47%) LAN
2 11 (2.73%) Internet
3 7 (1.74%) LDAP
3 7 (1.74%) WAN
4 5 (1.24%) Ethernet
4 5 (1.24%) Firewall
5 4 (0.99%) 3G
5 4 (0.99%) DWDM
5 4 (0.99%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.74%) 2G
6 3 (0.74%) Network Security
6 3 (0.74%) SAN
6 3 (0.74%) VoLTE
7 2 (0.50%) 4G
7 2 (0.50%) BGP
7 2 (0.50%) DNS
7 2 (0.50%) HSPA
7 2 (0.50%) Intranet
7 2 (0.50%) LTE
7 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.22%) Oracle Database
2 12 (2.98%) Oracle Database 12c
3 11 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
4 10 (2.48%) SQL Server
5 9 (2.23%) DB2
6 7 (1.74%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.74%) MySQL
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.74%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.50%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.50%) Informix
9 2 (0.50%) Ingres
10 1 (0.25%) Essbase
10 1 (0.25%) GIS
10 1 (0.25%) MS Access
10 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (3.72%) JIRA
2 5 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.74%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.74%) Log4j
4 2 (0.50%) Ant
4 2 (0.50%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.50%) Maven
4 2 (0.50%) Subversion
5 1 (0.25%) CA Gen
5 1 (0.25%) MSI
5 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
General
1 204 (50.62%) Finance
2 55 (13.65%) Banking
3 21 (5.21%) Legal
4 19 (4.71%) Marketing
5 11 (2.73%) Retail
6 9 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.99%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.99%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.74%) Advertising
9 3 (0.74%) Local Government
9 3 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.74%) Military
10 2 (0.50%) Billing
10 2 (0.50%) Electronics
10 2 (0.50%) Front Office
10 2 (0.50%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.50%) Publishing
10 2 (0.50%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 132 (32.75%) Project Manager
2 47 (11.66%) Analyst
3 28 (6.95%) IT Manager
4 24 (5.96%) Senior Manager
5 23 (5.71%) Consultant
6 21 (5.21%) Programme Manager
7 16 (3.97%) DBA
8 15 (3.72%) Test Manager
9 14 (3.47%) Coordinator
9 14 (3.47%) PMO Analyst
9 14 (3.47%) Senior Project Manager
9 14 (3.47%) Technical Manager
10 13 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
10 13 (3.23%) Oracle DBA
10 13 (3.23%) Resource Manager
11 12 (2.98%) Administrator
12 11 (2.73%) Business Analyst
12 11 (2.73%) Project Coordinator
13 10 (2.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.73%) Velocity
2 8 (1.99%) CSS
2 8 (1.99%) Middleware
3 7 (1.74%) HTML
3 7 (1.74%) XML
4 5 (1.24%) AngularJS
4 5 (1.24%) CSS3
4 5 (1.24%) HTML5
4 5 (1.24%) Web Services
5 4 (0.99%) XSLT
6 3 (0.74%) .NET
6 3 (0.74%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.74%) JAX-RPC
6 3 (0.74%) jQuery
6 3 (0.74%) JSON
6 3 (0.74%) LINQ
6 3 (0.74%) SOAP
6 3 (0.74%) WCF
6 3 (0.74%) WSDL
6 3 (0.74%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (14.14%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 21 (5.21%) PMI
4 15 (3.72%) Virtual Team
5 12 (2.98%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.24%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.24%) EPoS
6 5 (1.24%) NHS
7 4 (0.99%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.99%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
8 3 (0.74%) Equities
8 3 (0.74%) Fat Client
8 3 (0.74%) PKI
8 3 (0.74%) Tandem
8 3 (0.74%) Thin Client
8 3 (0.74%) User Experience
9 2 (0.50%) Clustering
9 2 (0.50%) FMCG
9 2 (0.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 27 (6.70%) Windows
2 22 (5.46%) Linux
3 20 (4.96%) Unix
4 9 (2.23%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.24%) AIX
5 5 (1.24%) Android
5 5 (1.24%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.24%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.99%) MVS
7 3 (0.74%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.50%) zOS
9 1 (0.25%) HPUX
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) VME
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (35.48%) Project Management
2 107 (26.55%) Agile Software Development
3 103 (25.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (21.34%) PRINCE2
5 85 (21.09%) Change Management
6 55 (13.65%) Risk Management
7 50 (12.41%) ITIL
8 45 (11.17%) Programme Management
9 43 (10.67%) Project Planning
10 36 (8.93%) Change Control
11 33 (8.19%) Service Management
12 30 (7.44%) Matrix Organization
13 29 (7.20%) Line Management
14 25 (6.20%) Migration
14 25 (6.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 24 (5.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (5.71%) DevOps
17 22 (5.46%) Data Management
18 20 (4.96%) Analytics
18 20 (4.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.23%) SQL
2 6 (1.49%) Java
3 4 (0.99%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.74%) C#
4 3 (0.74%) Perl
4 3 (0.74%) Python
5 2 (0.50%) C
5 2 (0.50%) Ruby
6 1 (0.25%) ABAP
6 1 (0.25%) COBOL
6 1 (0.25%) PHP
6 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.25%) VB
6 1 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 38 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 34 (8.44%) PMI Certification
4 19 (4.71%) PMP
5 18 (4.47%) Degree
6 15 (3.72%) ISEB
7 13 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (2.23%) APMP
10 6 (1.49%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.24%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.24%) MAPM
12 4 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.50%) CCNP
14 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
14 2 (0.50%) IBM Certification
14 2 (0.50%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (21.34%) PMO
2 19 (4.71%) QA
3 17 (4.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.74%) GDPR
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.50%) Basel II
5 2 (0.50%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.50%) MiFID
5 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.25%) EMIR
6 1 (0.25%) FATCA
6 1 (0.25%) GxP
6 1 (0.25%) P3O
6 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.74%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.50%) Firmware
3 2 (0.50%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (0.25%) Docker
4 1 (0.25%) KVM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Clusterware
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) vSphere
4 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (0.99%) Puppet
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.50%) Ansible
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%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.50%) Rundeck
3 2 (0.50%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.50%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.25%) Mesos
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (11.91%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.44%) Oracle
3 25 (6.20%) SAP
4 11 (2.73%) IBM
5 10 (2.48%) CheckPoint
5 10 (2.48%) Remedy
6 7 (1.74%) Cisco
6 7 (1.74%) HP
6 7 (1.74%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.24%) Huawei
7 5 (1.24%) VMware
8 4 (0.99%) Ciena
8 4 (0.99%) iManage
9 3 (0.74%) Actimize
9 3 (0.74%) BMC
9 3 (0.74%) Juniper
9 3 (0.74%) WorldPay
10 2 (0.50%) CA
10 2 (0.50%) Citrix
10 2 (0.50%) Intel
City of London
Orgtel
Rate: £413 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Washington Frank
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: Yesterday
Harrogate
360 Resourcing
Rate: Up to £200 per day depending on experience
Posted: 11 days ago