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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 433 395 424
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +29
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 11 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.057% 0.14% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 8
Median daily rate £468 £513 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £318 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £1,005 £575 £703
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+40.35% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - -
Performance Improvement
England

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
19139 18033 19103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.78% 80.75% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13950 12592 13565
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 257 238
Median hourly rate £21.89 £20.31 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% -11.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.42 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Histogram 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 3 May 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
Paddington - 2 - -
Bromley -15 1 £425 -
Croydon - 1 £335 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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 London region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) Project Management
3 10 (34.48%) Banking
4 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Legal
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.24%) Target Operating Model
7 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
7 4 (13.79%) Coaching
7 4 (13.79%) Service Management
7 4 (13.79%) Change Management
7 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
7 4 (13.79%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (10.34%) Degree
8 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) C
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) SQL
8 3 (10.34%) XML
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) Wireless
9 2 (6.90%) Network Security
9 2 (6.90%) Kanban

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 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Wireless
2 2 (6.90%) BGP
2 2 (6.90%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.90%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.90%) MPLS
2 2 (6.90%) Network Security
2 2 (6.90%) OSPF
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.45%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Banking
3 6 (20.69%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) Retail
6 1 (3.45%) Games
6 1 (3.45%) Law
6 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Business Change Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Category Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Change Manager
4 3 (10.34%) CRM Manager
4 3 (10.34%) CRM Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Network Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) XML
2 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.90%) Backbone.js
2 2 (6.90%) CSS
2 2 (6.90%) Handlebars
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 2 (6.90%) XSLT
3 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.45%) Middleware
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.45%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Project Management
2 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Management
4 5 (17.24%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Coaching
5 4 (13.79%) CRM
5 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security
7 2 (6.90%) ITSM
7 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) C
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) VBA
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) MBA
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Juniper
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.45%) Progress
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Sun