The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 28 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.

Resource Management
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 41
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.39% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -3.52% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.70 £13.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +66.92% +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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 270 258 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 85.17% 83.77% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 158 127
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.64 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.83% -63.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Merseyside

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Merseyside