Period
to 19 October 2018

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 October 2018 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 176 190
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 +5
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 26 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.40% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 18
South West median daily rate £513 £409 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.38% -0.91% +7.14%
10th Percentile £288 £354 £305
90th Percentile £525 £486 £519
England median daily rate £475 £423 £425
% change year-on-year +12.43% -0.59% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £22.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +59.09% +10.00% -40.39%

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 5,195 4,585 4,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.46% 83.15% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,206 2,895 3,155
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £239
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 191 266
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.04%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.44
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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 October 2018.

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 October 2018. 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
Gloucestershire +9 13 £513 - 1
Bristol -14 7 £339 -18.37% 3
Wiltshire -15 2 £457 +8.75%
Devon 0 1 £280 -25.33% 4
Cornwall -6 1 £300 - 1
Somerset -8 1 £325 -23.53%
Dorset - 1 - -
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Resource Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Banking
4 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
4 10 (38.46%) Network Security
4 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (34.62%) Project Management
6 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (23.08%) Change Management
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 6 (23.08%) PMO
8 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
9 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (11.54%) Change Control
10 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) ISEB
11 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (7.69%) PMP
11 2 (7.69%) Quality Management

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 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Network Security
General
1 19 (73.08%) Finance
2 11 (42.31%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Design Engineer
1 10 (38.46%) Security Engineer
2 6 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (7.69%) PMO Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Malware Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (38.46%) Cryptography
3 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
5 6 (23.08%) Change Management
6 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
7 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Change Control
8 3 (11.54%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (7.69%) Quality Management
9 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
9 2 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) ISEB
4 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) PMP
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.85%) APMP
5 1 (3.85%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Planview
2 1 (3.85%) SAP