The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ResourceLink skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 646 630
Rank change year-on-year +47 -16  
Contract jobs citing ResourceLink 11 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.023% 0.009% 0.027%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.11% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Median daily rate £400 £135 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +196.29% -60.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £128 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £157 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate - £135 £400
% change year-on-year - -66.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £24.66 - £21.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.06 - -

ResourceLink is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 4028 4434 4730
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.55% 8.23% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3135 3882 3693
Median daily rate £475 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 66 74
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.07% +44.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.37 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.75 £99.00 £47.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +44.44%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ResourceLink as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ResourceLink in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ResourceLink in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ResourceLink over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ResourceLink in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ResourceLink in the UK

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Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ResourceLink within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +43 11 £400 +196.29% 3
London - 9 £400 - 1
UK excluding London +34 2 - - 2
South East +23 1 - -
East of England -1 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ResourceLink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ResourceLink.

1 5 (29.41%) Northgate
1 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) NGA Human Resources
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
3 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
5 1 (5.88%) Energy Management

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Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.76%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 9 (52.94%) HR Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) HR Business Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Oracle Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Information Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Information Systems Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Development Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) ERP Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Payroll Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) CRM
4 1 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) Energy Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Master Data Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Northgate
2 3 (17.65%) NGA Human Resources
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) Cognos
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