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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 82 98 83
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15  
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.46% 0.17% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.20% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £405 £430 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.81% +14.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +53.07% -  

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 1057 1493 1245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.00% 84.07% 77.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 884 682
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +128.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.25 £11.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.00
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 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 Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in Manchester

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Manchester

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
Bolton - 2 £405 -
Resource Management
North West

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) PMO
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Android
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) ITSM
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
5 2 (15.38%) PMI
5 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (15.38%) MS Project
5 2 (15.38%) DNA

Resource Management
Top Related 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Value-Added Service
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
1 3 (23.08%) Web Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Development Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Services Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Service Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior PMO
3 1 (7.69%) Senior PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Android
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Development
3 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Business Transformation
4 2 (15.38%) Change Control
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
4 2 (15.38%) DNA
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM
4 2 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) PMO
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) IBM
1 1 (7.69%) Intel
1 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
1 1 (7.69%) Veritas