The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Management
North West / Lancashire
Rank - 50 41
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire - 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.30% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £417 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +11.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 178 330 301
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 84.76% 77.10% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 202 183
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 50 27
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.13 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.90% +5.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £35.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.50 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Lancashire

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Lancashire

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) SFIA
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 4 (80.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) IaaS
1 4 (80.00%) PaaS
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Applications DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (80.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Data Management
2 3 (60.00%) High Availability
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Health Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Informatics
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) SFIA
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle