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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Improvement
Rank 388 388 366
Rank change year-on-year
0 -22
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 26 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.060% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.077% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 10
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£525 £494 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.32% -24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £306 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £703 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £300 £355
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -15.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £165.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
17489 18201 16706
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.07% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12245 12884 11617
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 223
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -23.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the London region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 8 £575 - 1
Bromley - 1 - -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Improvement.

1 23 (39.66%) Banking
2 13 (22.41%) Retail
2 13 (22.41%) Retail Banking
3 12 (20.69%) Finance
4 10 (17.24%) Online Banking
5 8 (13.79%) Logistics
5 8 (13.79%) User Experience
6 7 (12.07%) NHS
6 7 (12.07%) Project Management
7 6 (10.34%) EDRMS
7 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.34%) Performance Management
8 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
8 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.90%) Photography
9 4 (6.90%) Marketing
9 4 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
9 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.90%) Line Management
10 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.17%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (5.17%) Software Delivery
10 3 (5.17%) Scrum
10 3 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (5.17%) Content Management
10 3 (5.17%) Photoshop

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) CMS
1 1 (1.72%) Drupal
1 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) LAN
1 1 (1.72%) VoIP
1 1 (1.72%) WAN
1 1 (1.72%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) SAN
1 1 (1.72%) MPLS
1 1 (1.72%) OSPF
1 1 (1.72%) BGP
1 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
1 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.72%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.72%) MySQL
2 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) DB2
2 1 (1.72%) OLAP
2 1 (1.72%) MS Access
2 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (39.66%) Banking
2 13 (22.41%) Retail
2 13 (22.41%) Retail Banking
3 12 (20.69%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Games
6 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.07%) Architect
2 7 (12.07%) Designer
2 7 (12.07%) Visual Designer
3 6 (10.34%) Analyst
3 6 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.34%) Change Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Consultant
4 3 (5.17%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (5.17%) Developer
5 2 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Performance Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Process Improvement Consultant
5 2 (3.45%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (3.45%) C++ Developer
5 2 (3.45%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Process Consultant
5 2 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) HTML
1 2 (3.45%) CSS
1 2 (3.45%) VCL
2 1 (1.72%) MCollective
2 1 (1.72%) XML
2 1 (1.72%) Flash
2 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Online Banking
2 8 (13.79%) User Experience
3 7 (12.07%) NHS
4 5 (8.62%) Mobile App
5 4 (6.90%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Photography
6 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) Statistics
7 1 (1.72%) Replication
7 1 (1.72%) Clustering
7 1 (1.72%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (1.72%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.72%) Online Games
7 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Linux
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) AIX
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.72%) Android
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.72%) CentOS
2 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Logistics
2 7 (12.07%) Project Management
3 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
3 6 (10.34%) Performance Management
4 5 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (6.90%) Waterfall
5 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.90%) Line Management
6 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.17%) Software Delivery
6 3 (5.17%) Performance Analysis
6 3 (5.17%) Scrum
6 3 (5.17%) Content Management
7 2 (3.45%) Process Management
7 2 (3.45%) ITIL
7 2 (3.45%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.45%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.45%) C++
1 2 (3.45%) Perl
1 2 (3.45%) VC++
2 1 (1.72%) Python
2 1 (1.72%) Ruby
2 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.72%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VB
2 1 (1.72%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) PMP
1 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) MOS
2 1 (1.72%) CCIE
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Adobe
2 1 (1.72%) Juniper
2 1 (1.72%) Borland
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.72%) VMware
2 1 (1.72%) Teradata
2 1 (1.72%) Altiris
2 1 (1.72%) Northgate
2 1 (1.72%) Google
2 1 (1.72%) Riverbed
2 1 (1.72%) Business Objects
2 1 (1.72%) SAP
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
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