The median contractor rate for a Resource Manager was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Resource Manager
UK
Rank 592 615 607
Rank change year-on-year +23 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Resource Manager 7 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.025% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.026% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 11
Median daily rate £338 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £196 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -25.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42403 50275 49651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.81% 95.18% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27453 32530 30008
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1493 1573 1955
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Resource Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Resource Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Resource Manager in the UK

Resource Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Manager in the UK

Resource Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Manager over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Manager in the UK

Resource Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Manager in the UK

Resource Manager
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Resource Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +30 7 £338 +15.97% 4
London +19 3 £325 - 1
East Midlands -1 2 - - 1
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
South East +15 1 £338 -
Hampshire +5 1 £338 -
Southampton - 1 £338 -

Resource Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Resource Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Resource Manager in the job title.

1 13 (59.09%) Resource Management
2 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (27.27%) PMO
4 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
4 4 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.55%) Banking
6 1 (4.55%) Retail
6 1 (4.55%) Data Management
6 1 (4.55%) Google
6 1 (4.55%) Statistics
6 1 (4.55%) CIPD
6 1 (4.55%) Log4j
6 1 (4.55%) Legal
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.55%) Product Management
6 1 (4.55%) Change Management
6 1 (4.55%) Balanced Scorecard
6 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XML
6 1 (4.55%) XSL
6 1 (4.55%) XSLT

Resource Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Log4j
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) JAX-RPC
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) REST
1 1 (4.55%) SOAP
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
1 1 (4.55%) WSDL
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) XSL
1 1 (4.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Resource Management
2 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Demand Management
3 4 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL
5 1 (4.55%) Open Source
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) Product Management
5 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.55%) Scorecard
5 1 (4.55%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CIPD
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Google