Period
to 16 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 183 181
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2 -12
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 19 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.34% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.42% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 21
South West median daily rate £403 £383 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.23% -5.56% +19.12%
10th Percentile £338 £263 £319
90th Percentile £475 £488 £515
England median daily rate £448 £405 £425
% change year-on-year +10.49% -4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year -16.28% -35.92% +81.55%

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 4,235 4,309 5,012
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.42% 81.00% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,635 2,879 3,452
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.48%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 280 252
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £36.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.48% -7.05% +36.84%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.45 £13.39
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £49.19
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 January 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 January 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 -14 9 £450 +25.00% 2
Wiltshire +3 3 £750 +139.04% 2
Somerset -5 3 £425 +44.07%
Devon - 2 £375 -
Dorset +2 1 £350 -26.32%
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) Contingency Planning
5 5 (26.32%) Time Management
6 4 (21.05%) Capita
6 4 (21.05%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) JIRA
6 4 (21.05%) QA
6 4 (21.05%) Retail
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
6 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (21.05%) PMO
7 3 (15.79%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.79%) Confluence
7 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
7 3 (15.79%) Change Control
7 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.53%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 2 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
8 2 (10.53%) Business Forecasting
8 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
8 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.53%) APMP
8 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared

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 (15.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
2 4 (21.05%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Head of Technology
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Lead
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Support Officer
4 1 (5.26%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Risk Management
5 5 (26.32%) Contingency Planning
5 5 (26.32%) Time Management
6 3 (15.79%) Change Control
6 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 3 (15.79%) Project Governance
7 2 (10.53%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 2 (10.53%) Business Forecasting
7 2 (10.53%) Demand Management
7 2 (10.53%) Information Management
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
7 2 (10.53%) Resource Allocation
7 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.26%) Acceptance Criteria
8 1 (5.26%) Creative Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) APMP
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) PMO
1 4 (21.05%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Capita
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) HP