Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 19 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 West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 179 199
Rank change year-on-year +5 +20 -31
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 23 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.43% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.54% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 21
South West median daily rate £403 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +16.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £343 £272 £300
90th Percentile £485 £503 £461
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £22.00 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £20.75 £33.55
% change year-on-year -3.61% -38.15% +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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4528 4592 5262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.34% 79.89% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2855 3088 3565
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £257 £238 £255
90th Percentile £557 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 269 259
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.00 £14.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.35
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in the South West

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in the South West

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the South West over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in the South West

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in the South West

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 6 months to 19 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
Somerset -1 5 £425 +44.07% 1
Bristol -9 5 £450 +5.88% 1
Devon - 5 £375 -
Wiltshire -4 3 £585 +46.25% 1
Gloucestershire +19 2 - -
Dorset +6 1 £350 -26.32%
Cornwall - 1 - -
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 West region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 11 (47.83%) Project Management
1 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Project Governance
3 6 (26.09%) PMO
4 5 (21.74%) Change Control
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (21.74%) Retail
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) Process Management
5 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (13.04%) Legal
6 3 (13.04%) QA
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Banking
7 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DWDM
1 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
1 1 (4.35%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 4 (17.39%) Manufacturing
4 3 (13.04%) Legal
5 2 (8.70%) Banking
6 1 (4.35%) Back Office
6 1 (4.35%) Electronics
6 1 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) NOC Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Office Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Programme Planner
5 1 (4.35%) Project Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Project Support Officer
5 1 (4.35%) Resource Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Project Management
1 11 (47.83%) Risk Management
1 11 (47.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (26.09%) Project Governance
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Change Control
3 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Process Management
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Demand Management
6 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) PMO
2 3 (13.04%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) GDPR
3 1 (4.35%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Capita
2 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.35%) Ciena
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Huawei
2 1 (4.35%) SAP