The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Management
UK / Scotland
Rank 97 95 94
Rank change year-on-year -2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 10 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.57% 1.24% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.49% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 14
Median daily rate £360 £419 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.97% -8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £417 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% +11.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £13.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +53.07% +18.18%  

Resource Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1471 2144 2283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.87% 83.36% 81.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 1197 1255
Median daily rate £390 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 32 40
Median hourly rate £35.50 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.97% +41.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.45 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Resource Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in Scotland

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in Scotland

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in Scotland

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -2 7 £360 -12.62%
Glasgow +3 3 - - 2
Resource Management
UK

Resource Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) MS Project
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (25.00%) APMP
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
6 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
7 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
7 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (8.33%) PMO
7 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
7 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
7 1 (8.33%) Change Control
7 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Degree
7 1 (8.33%) Robotics

Resource Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Programme Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO
5 1 (8.33%) Senior PMO Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Control
5 1 (8.33%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
5 1 (8.33%) Machine Learning
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) OpenText
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £300 per month
Posted: 4 days ago