Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 November 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 162 145
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 -1
Contract jobs citing Resource Management 19 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.67% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.80% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 19
West Midlands median daily rate £463 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £218 £163 £312
90th Percentile £515 £450 £663
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £33.55
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £33.55
% change year-on-year +2.56% -41.88% +191.74%

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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4040 5125 3948
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.01% 83.13% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2578 3073 2258
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £240
90th Percentile £550 £550 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 138 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.40 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Resource Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Resource Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Resource Management in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Resource Management in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Resource Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Resource Management in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Resource Management in the West Midlands

Resource Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +11 10 £500 +16.28%
Coventry +11 4 £463 +15.63% 1
Shropshire +9 1 - - 1
Solihull +7 1 - -
Warwickshire -3 1 - -
Resource Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Resource Management.

1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) PMO
4 4 (21.05%) WFM
4 4 (21.05%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Change Control
5 3 (15.79%) Line Management
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) Remedy
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.79%) SLA
5 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.79%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (10.53%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
7 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
7 1 (5.26%) G Suite

Resource Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.26%) Open Workbench
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) G Suite
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
1 5 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Coordinator
3 2 (10.53%) PMO Lead
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Planner
3 2 (10.53%) Project Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Scheduler
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
3 4 (21.05%) WFM
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Change Control
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) Resource Allocation
4 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) Workforce Management Optimization
5 2 (10.53%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (10.53%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (10.53%) Project Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PMP
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) PMO
2 3 (15.79%) SLA
3 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Remedy
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Google