Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 22 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 90 85
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +9
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 6 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.47% 0.61% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.76% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 13
Reading median daily rate £475 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -23.81% +31.25%
10th Percentile £433 £349 £325
90th Percentile £518 £400 £807
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £325 £388
% change year-on-year +38.46% -16.13% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1061 1186 1481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.57% 79.87% 77.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 618 920
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
10th Percentile £272 £228 £237
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 82
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.78% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.03
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.62
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £30.45
% change year-on-year -19.44% -40.89% +77.45%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in Reading

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Reading

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) DOCSIS
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Confluence
3 1 (16.67%) APMP
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DOCSIS
2 1 (16.67%) SDH
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) BSS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) BSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) OSS Architect
3 1 (16.67%) OSS Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) OSS Solutions Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Change Management
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Conflict Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Defect Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (16.67%) Product Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GDPR
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft