The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank - 76 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Median daily rate - £260 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £285 £313
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Performance Improvement
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
919 833 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.23% 83.13% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 523 314
Median daily rate £425 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £298 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 36 45
Median hourly rate £22.54 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire