Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 184 202
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 +3
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 39 15 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.65% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.31% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 28
North West median daily rate £475 £513 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +43.86% -10.94%
10th Percentile £340 £363 £262
90th Percentile £638 £595 £482
England median daily rate £463 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +12.80% -3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
North West median hourly rate £30.50 £25.12 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £23.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +52.17% +9.52% -24.39%

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 4,786 6,194
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.48% 82.02% 84.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,142 2,936 3,904
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £550 £556
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 269 195 180
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +37.93% -26.82%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.73 £12.16
90th Percentile £51.25 £52.80 £53.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%

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 20 September 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
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 20 September 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 -6 23 £425 -17.07% 4
Cheshire -1 8 £588 +67.86%
Lancashire -3 6 £525 -
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 (58.97%) Finance
2 22 (56.41%) Project Management
3 16 (41.03%) PRINCE2
4 14 (35.90%) ITIL
4 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (28.21%) SFIA
6 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
6 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
7 9 (23.08%) Problem Management
7 9 (23.08%) Decision-Making
7 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (20.51%) Availability Management
8 8 (20.51%) Data Management
8 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco
9 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
9 7 (17.95%) CCNP
9 7 (17.95%) CCDP
9 7 (17.95%) CISSP
9 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (17.95%) Change Management
9 7 (17.95%) Service Management
9 7 (17.95%) CISM
9 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
9 7 (17.95%) Network Design
9 7 (17.95%) Supplier Management
9 7 (17.95%) Chartered Engineer

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 4 (10.26%) OpenStack
1 4 (10.26%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) HFM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) PaaS
1 7 (17.95%) SaaS
2 6 (15.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Firewall
2 4 (10.26%) Network Security
3 1 (2.56%) BGP
3 1 (2.56%) DHCP
3 1 (2.56%) DNS
3 1 (2.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.56%) OSPF
3 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) DB2
1 4 (10.26%) MongoDB
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.56%) GIS
General
1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Law
3 1 (2.56%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Project Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Digital Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Resource Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.13%) Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) PMO Lead
6 2 (5.13%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Head of Software Engineering
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Resilience Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Blog
4 1 (2.56%) CMDB
4 1 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) Linux
1 1 (2.56%) Unix
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) Project Management
2 16 (41.03%) PRINCE2
3 14 (35.90%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) ITIL
4 11 (28.21%) SFIA
4 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (25.64%) Risk Management
6 9 (23.08%) Decision-Making
6 9 (23.08%) Problem Management
6 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (20.51%) Availability Management
7 8 (20.51%) Data Management
7 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (17.95%) Change Management
8 7 (17.95%) Network Design
8 7 (17.95%) Open Source
8 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
8 7 (17.95%) Service Management
8 7 (17.95%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (17.95%) CCDP
2 7 (17.95%) CCNP
2 7 (17.95%) Chartered Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (17.95%) CISM
2 7 (17.95%) CISSP
3 5 (12.82%) Degree
4 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.13%) APMP
6 2 (5.13%) CCIE
7 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) P3O
1 2 (5.13%) PMO
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (10.26%) Informatica
4 2 (5.13%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow