The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 34 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.71% - 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% - 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £320 - £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £17.00 £36.23
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -53.07%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
216 285 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 77.14% 75.40% 68.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 143 100
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £135.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.88% +520.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £47.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £135.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Performance Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 1 - - 1
Southport - 1 £320 - 1
Performance Management
North West

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (25.00%) QA
4 3 (25.00%) WATIR
4 3 (25.00%) Selenium
4 3 (25.00%) Ruby
4 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 3 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
4 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 3 (25.00%) PuTTY
4 3 (25.00%) WinSCP
4 3 (25.00%) JMeter
4 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) MySQL

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Self-Service HR
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (25.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Ant
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) JMeter
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 3 (25.00%) WATIR
1 3 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Testing Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SSRS Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft