The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the London region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 386 395 388
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 31 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.074% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.097% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 17
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£404 £425 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £378 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-14.08% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year
-64.70% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18062 18544 19522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.87% 76.39% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12621 12882 12946
Average daily rate £442 £450 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 256 380
Average hourly rate £20.18 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £51.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Performance Improvement
England

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +18 3 £375 -11.76% 2
Hackney - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (25.58%) Six Sigma
3 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (23.26%) Retail
4 9 (20.93%) Lean Six Sigma
4 9 (20.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
4 9 (20.93%) B2B
4 9 (20.93%) B2C
4 9 (20.93%) Games
4 9 (20.93%) Analytics
5 8 (18.60%) Change Management
5 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
5 8 (18.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (16.28%) BPR
6 7 (16.28%) Project Management
7 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
7 6 (13.95%) SQL
7 6 (13.95%) Project Planning
7 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 5 (11.63%) PRINCE
8 5 (11.63%) ITIL
8 5 (11.63%) Service Management
9 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.30%) CSS
9 4 (9.30%) HTML
9 4 (9.30%) JavaScript

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.33%) Sybase IQ
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Anywhere
2 1 (2.33%) Sybase ASE
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.98%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Retail
3 9 (20.93%) Games
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Local Government
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 12 (27.91%) Consultant
3 9 (20.93%) Process Consultant
3 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement Consultant
4 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Cost Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.98%) DBA
7 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Business Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Business Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) SQL DBA
9 1 (2.33%) Data Modeller
9 1 (2.33%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Administrator
9 1 (2.33%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) CSS
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
1 4 (9.30%) jQuery
1 4 (9.30%) HTML5
1 4 (9.30%) Backbone.js
1 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.98%) JSON
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) XSLT
3 2 (4.65%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) WCF
4 1 (2.33%) LINQ
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.65%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.33%) RIA
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Six Sigma
1 11 (25.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.93%) B2B
3 9 (20.93%) B2C
3 9 (20.93%) Lean Six Sigma
3 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
3 9 (20.93%) Analytics
4 8 (18.60%) Risk Management
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.60%) Change Management
5 7 (16.28%) BPR
5 7 (16.28%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) Benchmarking
6 6 (13.95%) Project Planning
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (11.63%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 5 (11.63%) Service Management
7 5 (11.63%) PRINCE
7 5 (11.63%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.65%) C
3 2 (4.65%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) VBA
4 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 8 (18.60%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) CITP
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
5 1 (2.33%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) COBIT
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Sybase
3 1 (2.33%) Actimize
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