The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 28 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 Merseyside 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 27 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.39% 0.43% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£364 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £363 £378
% change year-on-year
+8.96% -3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+78.00% +4.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 158 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 59.26% 67.81% 67.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 96 73
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 20
Average hourly rate £26.50 £13.00 £17.51
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.84% -25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £13.00 £16.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £13.00 £25.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Performance Management
North West

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 28 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
Liverpool - 3 £364 -
Wirral - - - - 1
Performance Management
North West

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) HNC
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Planning Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Econometrics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (33.33%) HNC
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Altiris