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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 70 - -
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 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.25 - £13.50
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
611 537 536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.15% 73.66% 73.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 339 320
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 16
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.14% -21.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 2 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 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%) Crystal Reports

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 (100.00%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Crystal Reports Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Report Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL