Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for ResourceLink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ResourceLink over the 6 months to 22 July 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.

NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 845 809
Rank change year-on-year +55 -36 -26
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 19 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.022% 0.034%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.27% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 23
England median daily rate £400 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -26.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £325 £128 £275
90th Percentile £575 £406 £438
UK median daily rate £400 £275 £375
% change year-on-year +45.45% -26.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
England median hourly rate £24.66 - £21.63
UK median hourly rate £24.66 - £21.63

ResourceLink is in the business application 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7138 8015 8490
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.09% 7.90% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4181 4821 4898
England median daily rate £450 £430 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £275
90th Percentile £644 £600 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 90 79
England median hourly rate £29.69 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.19% +15.56% -29.75%
10th Percentile £13.08 £10.23 £12.50
90th Percentile £62.90 £99.00 £67.24
UK median hourly rate £32.25 £28.75 £26.22
% change year-on-year +12.17% +9.65% -17.46%

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ResourceLink in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ResourceLink in England

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ResourceLink in England over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ResourceLink in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ResourceLink in England

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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 ResourceLink within the England region over the 6 months to 22 July 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 +15 11 £400 -16.88% 1
North of England - 3 £375 -
North West - 3 £375 -
South East +24 2 £475 +206.45%
West Midlands - 2 £475 -
Midlands - 2 £475 -
East of England -11 1 - -
ResourceLink
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 5 (26.32%) Northgate
1 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) NGA Human Resources
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.26%) Energy Management
5 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008

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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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (10.53%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) HR Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) HR Business Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Oracle Technical Architect
5 3 (15.79%) Technical Architect
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Excel Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Information Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Information Systems Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Development Consultant
7 1 (5.26%) ERP Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) CRM
5 1 (5.26%) Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.26%) Energy Management
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL
5 1 (5.26%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.26%) Project Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Northgate
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
3 3 (15.79%) NGA Human Resources
4 2 (10.53%) Cognos
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Kronos