The table below looks at the statistics 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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 93 79 67
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -12
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 14 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.78% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.00% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 7
Average daily rate £500 £450 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £250 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.49 £34.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-42.69% +78.94%
Performance Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1494 1096 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.95% 77.24% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 879 675 460
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £532 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 32 33
Average hourly rate £29.50 £17.50 £17.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £48.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 February 2016, 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 (38.46%) SAP
2 9 (34.62%) SAP HR
2 9 (34.62%) SAP Payroll
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
4 7 (26.92%) Capacity Management
5 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (23.08%) Teradata
6 5 (19.23%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) Change Management
6 5 (19.23%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (19.23%) Time Management
7 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
7 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (15.38%) ERP
7 4 (15.38%) ABAP
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (7.69%) Degree
9 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
9 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
9 2 (7.69%) Coaching
9 2 (7.69%) BPR

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (34.62%) SAP HR
1 9 (34.62%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) MS Access
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) DBA
1 6 (23.08%) Teradata DBA
2 5 (19.23%) Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) HR Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Payroll Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) SAP HR Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
2 5 (19.23%) SAP Payroll Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) HR Manager
3 4 (15.38%) SAP HR Project Manager
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Manager
3 4 (15.38%) SAP Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Payroll Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 7 (26.92%) Capacity Management
2 7 (26.92%) Problem Management
3 5 (19.23%) Change Management
3 5 (19.23%) Performance Optimisation
3 5 (19.23%) Time Management
4 4 (15.38%) Data Migration
4 4 (15.38%) ERP
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) ABAP
3 1 (3.85%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) IAS 39
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Teradata
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) IBM