Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 212 192 195
Rank change year-on-year -20 +3 -13
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 31 71 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.38% 0.73% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.88% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 34 31
Midlands median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £283 £202 £263
90th Percentile £525 £490 £650
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Midlands median hourly rate - - £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year -3.61% -38.15% +191.74%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6831 8035 6631
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.07% 82.60% 79.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4350 4909 3919
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £232
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 205 260
Midlands median hourly rate £21.37 £16.50 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.52% -10.91% +2.89%
10th Percentile £10.63 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.80 £42.67
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in the Midlands

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in the Midlands

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in the Midlands

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in the Midlands

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands 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
West Midlands 0 20 £463 +15.63% 4
East Midlands -18 11 £475 +11.76%
Resource Management
England

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 Midlands region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 14 (45.16%) PMO
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (22.58%) Change Control
7 6 (19.35%) Project Governance
7 6 (19.35%) Dependency Management
8 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (16.13%) Retail
8 5 (16.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (12.90%) Virtual Team
9 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (12.90%) WFM
9 4 (12.90%) Time Management
9 4 (12.90%) Change Management
10 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
10 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.68%) SLA
10 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (9.68%) Remedy
10 3 (9.68%) Workforce Management Optimization
10 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
10 3 (9.68%) Line Management
10 3 (9.68%) P3O
10 3 (9.68%) Waterfall

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (3.23%) Open Workbench
5 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) G Suite
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 5 (16.13%) Retail
2 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Coordinator
3 3 (9.68%) PMO Lead
3 3 (9.68%) PMO Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Report Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
4 2 (6.45%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Programme Planner
4 2 (6.45%) Project Leader
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (32.26%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) Change Control
5 6 (19.35%) Dependency Management
5 6 (19.35%) Project Governance
6 5 (16.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 4 (12.90%) Change Management
7 4 (12.90%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (12.90%) Time Management
7 4 (12.90%) WFM
8 3 (9.68%) Line Management
8 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.68%) Resource Allocation
8 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
8 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
8 3 (9.68%) Workforce Management Optimization
9 2 (6.45%) Contingency Planning
9 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.23%) PMP
1 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) PMO
2 3 (9.68%) P3O
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
3 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (9.68%) Remedy
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Google