The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 576 573 556
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -17
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 32 46 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.091% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.083% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 33 46
Median daily rate £376 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.38% +34.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £565 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £22.05 -
% change year-on-year
+70.06% -
Performance Improvement
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38448 41356 40657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.89% 81.37% 77.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 25745 27258 26863
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1010 1230 1164
Median hourly rate £28.00 £30.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.38% +23.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in England

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in England

Performance Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement across the England region.

Performance Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in England

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +36 11 £375 +8.69% 1
London -15 11 £375 -16.66% 4
North West +8 4 £525 +171.40% 3
South West +3 2 - - 1
East Midlands -10 2 £225 -
West Midlands -20 2 - -
Performance Improvement
UK

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 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 England region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
3 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (19.48%) Analytics
4 15 (19.48%) MS Office
5 14 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
7 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
7 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
7 12 (15.58%) Degree
8 11 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 10 (12.99%) SQL
9 10 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (11.69%) Adobe
10 9 (11.69%) ITIL
10 9 (11.69%) Project Management
10 9 (11.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 9 (11.69%) Adobe Analytics
11 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
11 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
12 7 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
12 7 (9.09%) Risk Management
12 7 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
13 6 (7.79%) Coaching
13 6 (7.79%) Programme Management
13 6 (7.79%) Handset
13 6 (7.79%) Java

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 (3.90%) Apache
1 3 (3.90%) JBoss
2 2 (2.60%) SAS
3 1 (1.30%) CICS
3 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (19.48%) MS Office
2 13 (16.88%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Maximo
2 1 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.30%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) 2G
1 3 (3.90%) 3G
1 3 (3.90%) LTE
2 2 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.60%) WCDMA
3 1 (1.30%) 4G
3 1 (1.30%) Firewall
3 1 (1.30%) GSM
3 1 (1.30%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.30%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.30%) DB2
2 1 (1.30%) GIS
2 1 (1.30%) MS Access
2 1 (1.30%) MySQL
2 1 (1.30%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.30%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (1.30%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Ant
1 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.60%) Gradle
1 2 (2.60%) IntelliJ
1 2 (2.60%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.60%) JUnit
1 2 (2.60%) Maven
2 1 (1.30%) ERwin
2 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.30%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (32.47%) Finance
2 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.19%) Legal
3 4 (5.19%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Banking
4 2 (2.60%) Front Office
4 2 (2.60%) German Language
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Back Office
5 1 (1.30%) Billing
5 1 (1.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.30%) Games
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (19.48%) Analyst
2 9 (11.69%) Analytics Manager
2 9 (11.69%) Digital Analytics Manager
3 7 (9.09%) Problem Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Commercial Manager
4 6 (7.79%) Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Performance Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.90%) Architect
8 2 (2.60%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.60%) Consultant
8 2 (2.60%) J2EE Architect
8 2 (2.60%) Junior
8 2 (2.60%) Network Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Performance Engineer
8 2 (2.60%) Product Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Quality Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.60%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) Apache Flex
2 3 (3.90%) REST
2 3 (3.90%) SOAP
2 3 (3.90%) XML
3 2 (2.60%) J2EE
3 2 (2.60%) Java EE
3 2 (2.60%) JDBC
3 2 (2.60%) JSF
3 2 (2.60%) Spring
3 2 (2.60%) Web Services
4 1 (1.30%) .NET
4 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.30%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (1.30%) Middleware
4 1 (1.30%) Pixi.js
4 1 (1.30%) React
4 1 (1.30%) React Native
4 1 (1.30%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.78%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (20.78%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.79%) Handset
3 5 (6.49%) NHS
4 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.19%) Fintech
4 4 (5.19%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (3.90%) CMDB
5 3 (3.90%) Statistics
6 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.30%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.30%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) EPoS
6 1 (1.30%) IVR
6 1 (1.30%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Psychology
6 1 (1.30%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.30%) Android
1 1 (1.30%) Windows
1 1 (1.30%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (19.48%) Analytics
3 14 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 12 (15.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 12 (15.58%) PRINCE2
5 11 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 10 (12.99%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (11.69%) ITIL
7 9 (11.69%) Project Management
7 9 (11.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
9 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 7 (9.09%) Quantitative Analysis
9 7 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.79%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (7.79%) Coaching
10 6 (7.79%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.79%) Web Analytics
10 6 (7.79%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.99%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) Java
3 2 (2.60%) C++
3 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.30%) ABAP
4 1 (1.30%) C#
4 1 (1.30%) COBOL
4 1 (1.30%) ES6
4 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (15.58%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.90%) ISEB
4 2 (2.60%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.30%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.30%) MBA
5 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.30%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.49%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.90%) PA-DSS
2 3 (3.90%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (11.69%) Adobe
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.90%) SAP
4 2 (2.60%) Cognos
4 2 (2.60%) Ericsson
4 2 (2.60%) Huawei
4 2 (2.60%) Nokia
4 2 (2.60%) Omniture
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle
4 2 (2.60%) Tableau
5 1 (1.30%) Gemalto
5 1 (1.30%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.30%) Google
5 1 (1.30%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.30%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.30%) Maxymiser
5 1 (1.30%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.30%) Splunk
5 1 (1.30%) Tripwire
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