The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.05 -
% change year-on-year
+70.06% -
Performance Improvement
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 506 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.25% 76.78% 71.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 322 307
Median daily rate £425 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 11
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.18 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Birmingham region.

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Performance Improvement
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Report Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL