The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 146 154 133
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -21
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.082% 0.079% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.10% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £313 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £360 £305
% change year-on-year
-9.72% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 - £15.00
Performance Improvement
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2974 2948 2247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.04% 78.07% 74.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1737 1227
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 126 94
Median hourly rate £23.50 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.48% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Performance Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Performance Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Manchester -10 3 £313 +8.69% 2
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement 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 North West region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Cognos
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Process Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (40.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cognos
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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