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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £188 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
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
599 618 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.61% 74.82% 68.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 420 258
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 13
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £27.85 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay

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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Procure-to-pay
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) JD Edwards