The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Improvement
England / London
Rank 397 391 364
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -27
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 6 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.096% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.037% 0.11% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 34
Median daily rate £283 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.52% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £385 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £478 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.35% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.64 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16411 17610 16936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.50% 84.21% 81.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11831 12466 12257
Median daily rate £495 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £25.69 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.53% +25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.99 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in London

Performance Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Performance Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in London

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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
Ilford - 2 £283 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
3 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (25.00%) Line Management
4 4 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 4 (20.00%) NHS
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) CMDB
5 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 3 (15.00%) Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) People Management
6 2 (10.00%) Docker
6 2 (10.00%) Product Management
6 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 1 (5.00%) IBM

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (5.00%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.00%) DB2
1 1 (5.00%) MS Access
1 1 (5.00%) PowerPivot
1 1 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (5.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) ERwin
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Performance Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Problem Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Developer
2 2 (10.00%) NHS Performance Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Product Manager
2 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Information Officer
3 1 (5.00%) MI Officer
3 1 (5.00%) QlikView Developer
3 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Service Transition Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (20.00%) NHS
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (5.00%) IVR
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (5.00%) Statistics
3 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (25.00%) Line Management
3 4 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 3 (15.00%) People Management
4 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Project Management
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) Product Management
5 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Coaching
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) ABAP
2 1 (5.00%) COBOL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Google
1 1 (5.00%) IBM
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Tableau
1 1 (5.00%) Teradata