The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 June 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 / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 86 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 2 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.15% 0.89% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 1.07% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 2
Median daily rate £506 £338 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £265 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £395 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.31 £21.78 £22.00
% change year-on-year +11.61% -1.00%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1097 1491 1168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.25% 82.70% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 896 690
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 33
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% +0.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Manchester

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Manchester

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

1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) iManage
3 2 (25.00%) DNA
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) PMI
3 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) IDOL
3 2 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
1 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) IDOL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Law
2 2 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Programme Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Senior Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Planner
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) DNA
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) iManage
2 1 (12.50%) Interwoven
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Reuters