Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 179 179
Rank change year-on-year +13 0 +5
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 29 26 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.55% 0.47% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.57% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 31
South West median daily rate £465 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £259 £301 £325
90th Percentile £519 £538 £563
England median daily rate £473 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.18% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
South West median hourly rate £30.50 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.64% - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.04% +15.00% +21.21%

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 4,413 4,572 4,909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 83.31% 83.16% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,669 2,943 3,228
South West median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £269 £250 £255
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 209 251
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.27% +12.86%
10th Percentile £12.38 £13.40 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.75 £51.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.02%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Bristol +9 14 £356 -14.22% 2
Gloucestershire +13 10 £513 - 1
Wiltshire -2 2 £213 -36.66% 1
Devon -1 1 - - 1
Cornwall -4 1 £300 -
Dorset -6 1 - -
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 (65.52%) Finance
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) Banking
4 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (37.93%) Project Management
5 9 (31.03%) Cryptography
5 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (31.03%) Network Security
6 5 (17.24%) Change Management
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
7 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
7 4 (13.79%) Time Management
8 3 (10.34%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (10.34%) Programme Governance
8 3 (10.34%) Document Management
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
9 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (6.90%) Marketing
9 2 (6.90%) Degree
9 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
9 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
9 2 (6.90%) User Experience
9 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.90%) PMO

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 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) DMZ
2 1 (3.45%) Junos
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 19 (65.52%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (3.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Design Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Security Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Banking Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Programme Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Network Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.90%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (31.03%) Cryptography
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
5 4 (13.79%) Time Management
6 3 (10.34%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (10.34%) Document Management
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Programme Governance
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.45%) Analytics
8 1 (3.45%) Budget Control
8 1 (3.45%) Customer Segmentation
8 1 (3.45%) Data Governance
8 1 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PMP
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Aruba
2 1 (3.45%) Capita
2 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.45%) Juniper
2 1 (3.45%) Planview