Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 61 77
Rank change year-on-year +12 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 2 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.44% 0.61% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.74% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 1
Lancashire median daily rate £622 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.09% +15.79% -
North West median daily rate £513 £397 £400
% change year-on-year +29.26% -0.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £25.12 - -
North West median hourly rate £25.12 - -

Resource Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 372 539 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.48% 81.91% 83.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 358 518
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £388 £442
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -12.23% +16.95%
10th Percentile £295 £213 £277
90th Percentile £607 £556 £643
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 55 83
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +37.91%
10th Percentile £15.14 £11.77 £16.74
90th Percentile £65.89 £63.77 £49.07
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

Job postings citing Resource Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lancashire.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Management in Lancashire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Lancashire

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Blackpool +13 1 £622 +13.09%
Preston - 1 - -
Resource Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) HNC
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) BPR

Resource Management
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) BPR
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SFIA
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HNC
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO