Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 14 December 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 180 188
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8 +26
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 34 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.57% 0.51% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.62% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 23
North West median daily rate £519 £513 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.22% +25.00% +2.50%
10th Percentile £378 £363 £319
90th Percentile £689 £667 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £417
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.04% -0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
North West median hourly rate £42.50 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +94.44% -7.69% -41.88%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,973 4,682 5,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.90% 82.63% 85.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,146 3,017 3,593
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £571
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 206 167
North West median hourly rate £22.40 £27.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +18.19% -23.11%
10th Percentile £11.55 £11.75 £11.85
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.63 £53.20
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in the North West

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in the North West

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in the North West

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in the North West

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the North West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Resource Management in the North West

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
Manchester -16 20 £513 +1.23% 2
Cheshire -5 7 £588 -5.55% 3
Merseyside -4 2 £433 -27.83% 2
Lancashire -18 2 £500 -19.61% 1
Cumbria - 2 - -
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (20.59%) Programme Management
7 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (17.65%) Decision-Making
8 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (14.71%) JIRA
8 5 (14.71%) Network Security
8 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (14.71%) Cryptography
9 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) Banking
9 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL
9 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
9 4 (11.76%) Line Management
9 4 (11.76%) SDLC
9 4 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
10 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Defect Management
10 3 (8.82%) User Experience
10 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (8.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) HFM
1 2 (5.88%) Primavera
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.94%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Network Security
2 2 (5.88%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
General
1 23 (67.65%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.71%) Design Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Security Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Malware Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Resource Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Planning Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Head of Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Product Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Fintech
3 1 (2.94%) Blog
3 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Project Management
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Programme Management
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.65%) Decision-Making
7 5 (14.71%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (14.71%) Cryptography
8 4 (11.76%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (11.76%) Customer Requirements
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) Line Management
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
8 4 (11.76%) Supplier Management
9 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
2 2 (5.88%) Citrix
2 2 (5.88%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) SAP