The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for ResourceLink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
England / South East
Rank - 257 266
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East - 0.055% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.80% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -35.71%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +36.36% -8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £26.83

ResourceLink is in the business application skills category. The next 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 business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 669 627 661
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 8.63% 6.85% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 365 393
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 2
Median hourly rate £36.50 £22.25 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.04% +45.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.55 £16.75 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.75 £49.25 £15.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

ResourceLink
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing ResourceLink as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for ResourceLink in the South East

ResourceLink
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ResourceLink in the South East

ResourceLink
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ResourceLink in the South East

ResourceLink
Top 6 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Workday

ResourceLink
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Workday Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Workday Implementation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Workday