Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 185 191
Rank change year-on-year +41 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 64 15 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.09% 0.27% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.33% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 8 25
North West median daily rate £475 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.28% +8.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £338 £259 £261
90th Percentile £638 £612 £588
England median daily rate £475 £425 £435
% change year-on-year +11.76% -2.30% +8.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
North West median hourly rate £26.00 £25.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.50% - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £23.25 £21.39
% change year-on-year +11.83% +8.70% -2.77%

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 5,014 4,530 6,411
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 85.61% 82.60% 83.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,152 2,768 3,935
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 209 216
North West median hourly rate £23.20 £32.56 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.74% +0.17% +30.00%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.50 £53.00 £50.63
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +7 36 £425 -6.08% 1
Lancashire +3 17 £575 -
Cheshire -7 6 £344 +42.49% 1
Cumbria -4 1 - -
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 39 (60.94%) Project Management
2 37 (57.81%) ITIL
3 36 (56.25%) Finance
3 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 28 (43.75%) SFIA
6 27 (42.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (35.94%) Management Information System
8 22 (34.38%) PaaS
9 21 (32.81%) Data Management
9 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
10 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 20 (31.25%) Network Design
10 20 (31.25%) Open Source
10 20 (31.25%) SaaS
10 20 (31.25%) Problem Management
11 19 (29.69%) Chartered Engineer
11 19 (29.69%) CISM
11 19 (29.69%) CCNP
11 19 (29.69%) CCDP
11 19 (29.69%) CISSP
11 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (29.69%) Cisco
12 17 (26.56%) Degree
13 15 (23.44%) Programme Management
14 14 (21.88%) Change Management
14 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
15 13 (20.31%) Scrum
15 13 (20.31%) Product Management
15 13 (20.31%) IaaS

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 6 (9.38%) OpenStack
2 5 (7.81%) SAS
3 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.13%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.56%) Confluence
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 22 (34.38%) PaaS
2 20 (31.25%) SaaS
3 13 (20.31%) IaaS
4 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) Firewall
1 8 (12.50%) Network Security
2 3 (4.69%) BGP
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) IP Telephony
2 3 (4.69%) OSPF
2 3 (4.69%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) Unified Communications
2 3 (4.69%) VPN
2 3 (4.69%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) Skype
4 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) DB2
1 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 36 (56.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) French Language
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 9 (14.06%) Digital Project Manager
3 9 (14.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 6 (9.38%) Architect
4 6 (9.38%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL Manager
5 5 (7.81%) ITIL Project Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Administrator
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.69%) Security Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.13%) HTML
1 2 (3.13%) JSON
1 2 (3.13%) KML
1 2 (3.13%) RESTful
1 2 (3.13%) SOAP
1 2 (3.13%) Web Services
1 2 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.94%) Management Information System
2 7 (10.94%) Data Centre
3 6 (9.38%) User Experience
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
5 2 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.56%) CMDB
6 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (1.56%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
2 2 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Unix
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Project Management
2 37 (57.81%) ITIL
3 36 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 28 (43.75%) SFIA
6 27 (42.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (32.81%) Data Management
8 20 (31.25%) Network Design
8 20 (31.25%) Open Source
8 20 (31.25%) Problem Management
9 15 (23.44%) Programme Management
10 14 (21.88%) Change Management
10 14 (21.88%) Risk Management
11 13 (20.31%) Product Management
11 13 (20.31%) Scrum
12 12 (18.75%) Decision-Making
12 12 (18.75%) DevOps
12 12 (18.75%) Service Management
13 10 (15.63%) Business Analysis
13 10 (15.63%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 19 (29.69%) CCDP
2 19 (29.69%) CCNP
2 19 (29.69%) Chartered Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (29.69%) CISM
2 19 (29.69%) CISSP
3 17 (26.56%) Degree
4 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (14.06%) CCIE
6 5 (7.81%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (3.13%) APMP
7 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.56%) ACCA
8 1 (1.56%) CIMA
8 1 (1.56%) HNC
8 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) PMO
2 2 (3.13%) P3O
3 1 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.38%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (7.81%) XenApp
3 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.69%) Cisco
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle
4 5 (7.81%) Citrix
4 5 (7.81%) Informatica
4 5 (7.81%) Ivanti
5 2 (3.13%) Cadence
5 2 (3.13%) Capita
5 2 (3.13%) SAP
5 2 (3.13%) Symantec
5 2 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (1.56%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow