The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Manchester 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 77 65 81
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 10 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.73% 0.93% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 1.34% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate £421 £300 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.41% -53.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £377 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
-5.87% +5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £19.39 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+138.52% -19.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
975 670 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.01% 69.29% 65.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 328 428
Average daily rate £365 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 46 48
Average hourly rate £16.63 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.90% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.90 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.31 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Performance Management
North West

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Performance Management 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 Management.

1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) Teradata
2 7 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) UNIX
4 5 (23.81%) Perl
4 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 5 (23.81%) Regular Expression
5 4 (19.05%) FMCG
5 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 3 (14.29%) Information Security
6 3 (14.29%) Change Management
6 3 (14.29%) Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) PMI
7 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
7 2 (9.52%) Windows
8 1 (4.76%) Intranet
8 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.76%) Retail

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Performance Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Teradata Specialist
2 5 (23.81%) Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Performance Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Management Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Performance Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Management Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Teradata Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Head of IT
6 1 (4.76%) Teradata DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) FMCG
2 2 (9.52%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) UNIX
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 1 (4.76%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Perl
3 3 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Teradata
2 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 2 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark