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 3 months to 28 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.

Resource Management
England / South West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 116 134
Rank change year-on-year -6 +18  
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 15 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.58% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.77% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 12
Median daily rate £341 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +24.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £409
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £375
% change year-on-year +5.59% +7.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £13.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +53.07% +18.18%  

Resource Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2099 2325 2484
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.64% 79.84% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1533 1602
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 138 87
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.20 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Resource Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +6 5 £318 +58.75%
Wiltshire -3 5 £330 -17.50% 2
Dorset - 2 £525 -
Somerset - 1 £500 - 1
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
3 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 5 (21.74%) PMO
4 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) ITIL
4 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 3 (13.04%) Information Management
5 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
5 3 (13.04%) MS Project
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Resource Allocation
5 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) CMS
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.35%) 2G

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 (13.04%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) 2G
1 1 (4.35%) 3G
1 1 (4.35%) 4G
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (4.35%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Essbase
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Programme Office Support
3 3 (13.04%) Project Planner
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Manager
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.35%) Project Controller
5 1 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) PMI
2 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
2 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
3 3 (13.04%) Information Management
3 3 (13.04%) Resource Allocation
3 3 (13.04%) Scrum
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.70%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.70%) Project Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
1 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (34.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) P3O
2 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) CheckPoint
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Siebel