Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 291 286 260
Rank change year-on-year -5 -26 +18
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 85 96 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.58% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.70% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 58 87
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £257 £185 £258
90th Percentile £498 £625 £538
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.94% - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year - -40.39% +191.74%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13930 13767 15584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.73% 82.56% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8344 8295 9308
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £536
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 556 610
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.13 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in the South East

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in the South East

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in the South East

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in the South East

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Resource Management in the South East

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Hampshire +25 25 £410 -15.90% 4
Thames Valley -30 21 £438 +14.75% 2
Surrey -7 17 £335 -4.29% 1
Berkshire -26 15 £450 +38.46%
West Sussex -5 10 £430 -25.22% 1
Buckinghamshire -22 5 - - 1
Sussex - 5 £450 -
Middlesex - 4 £275 -
Kent -9 2 £463 +21.71%
Oxfordshire -1 1 £300 -29.41% 1
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 South East region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 41 (48.24%) Finance
2 33 (38.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (32.94%) Project Management
4 25 (29.41%) PMO
5 19 (22.35%) PRINCE2
6 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Project
7 17 (20.00%) ITIL
8 15 (17.65%) Change Management
8 15 (17.65%) Supplier Management
8 15 (17.65%) Degree
8 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (16.47%) Project Planning
10 13 (15.29%) Change Control
10 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
11 12 (14.12%) Risk Management
11 12 (14.12%) Matrix Organization
12 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
12 11 (12.94%) Programme Management
12 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (12.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (12.94%) PMP
12 11 (12.94%) PMI Certification
12 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
12 11 (12.94%) QA
13 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
13 9 (10.59%) Analytics
13 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
14 8 (9.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 11 (12.94%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.53%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.18%) Confluence
3 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (9.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Temenos T24
2 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
1 2 (2.35%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) MVNO
2 3 (3.53%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.35%) DOCSIS
3 2 (2.35%) Internet
3 2 (2.35%) Intranet
3 2 (2.35%) LAN
3 2 (2.35%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.18%) SDH
4 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.18%) QlikView
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (48.24%) Finance
2 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Games
5 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.35%) Marketing
6 1 (1.18%) Advertising
6 1 (1.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Project Manager
2 16 (18.82%) Analyst
3 6 (7.06%) Architect
3 6 (7.06%) Senior Manager
3 6 (7.06%) Senior Project Manager
4 5 (5.88%) BSS Architect
4 5 (5.88%) Data Analyst
5 4 (4.71%) Business Architect
5 4 (4.71%) Environment And Release Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Environment Manager
5 4 (4.71%) IT Manager
5 4 (4.71%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (4.71%) Release Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
6 3 (3.53%) Data Scientist
6 3 (3.53%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (3.53%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.88%) .NET
2 3 (3.53%) Matplotlib
2 3 (3.53%) NumPy
2 3 (3.53%) Pandas
3 2 (2.35%) D3.js
3 2 (2.35%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (2.35%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) CCTV
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.35%) User Experience
5 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.18%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) FMCG
5 1 (1.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Windows
2 2 (2.35%) Android
2 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (32.94%) Project Management
3 19 (22.35%) PRINCE2
4 17 (20.00%) ITIL
5 15 (17.65%) Change Management
5 15 (17.65%) Supplier Management
6 14 (16.47%) Project Planning
7 13 (15.29%) Change Control
8 12 (14.12%) Matrix Organization
8 12 (14.12%) Risk Management
9 11 (12.94%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (12.94%) Programme Management
10 9 (10.59%) Analytics
11 8 (9.41%) Data Analysis
12 7 (8.24%) Critical Path Analysis
12 7 (8.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (7.06%) eTOM
13 6 (7.06%) Line Management
14 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (5.88%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.53%) Python
1 3 (3.53%) R
2 2 (2.35%) PHP
2 2 (2.35%) SQL
3 1 (1.18%) C#
3 1 (1.18%) C++
3 1 (1.18%) Java
3 1 (1.18%) Perl
3 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Degree
2 11 (12.94%) PMI Certification
2 11 (12.94%) PMP
2 11 (12.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (10.59%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.24%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.35%) APMP
5 2 (2.35%) Master's Degree
6 1 (1.18%) HNC
6 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (29.41%) PMO
2 11 (12.94%) QA
3 4 (4.71%) GDPR
4 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.18%) P3O
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Tableau
3 2 (2.35%) Demandware
3 2 (2.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Citrix
4 1 (1.18%) Greenplum
4 1 (1.18%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.18%) Planview