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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 616 590
Rank change year-on-year +43 -26  
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 7 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.029% 0.035%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.20% 0.37% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 16
Median daily rate £375 £275 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -23.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £135 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £413 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £225 £300
% change year-on-year +66.66% -25.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £26.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.83

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 3589 4099 4208
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.37% 7.98% 8.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2146 2542 2430
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 40 30
Median hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £49.50 £64.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +66.66% -29.68%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing ResourceLink as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 26 April 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 3 months to 26 April 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
North West - 3 £375 - 1
London +14 2 £413 -14.28% 6
South East +13 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
ResourceLink
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) NGA Human Resources
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Northgate
3 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (15.38%) Cognos
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Back Office
4 1 (7.69%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management

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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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (7.69%) Back Office
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) HR Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) HR Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Development Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Payroll Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
3 1 (7.69%) Energy Management
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) NGA Human Resources
1 3 (23.08%) Northgate
2 2 (15.38%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Morson International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Broster Buchanan
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago