The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management 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 Management 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 Management
Rank 112 137 119
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -18
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 37 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.01% 0.53% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 0.68% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 7
Median daily rate £475 £463 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +21.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £386 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -49.43%
Performance Management
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 Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Performance Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Performance Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Performance Management
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 Management 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
Cheshire +23 22 £500 - 3
Manchester -19 6 £289 -39.21% 3
Merseyside - 6 £375 -
Cumbria - 2 - -
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 19 (27.14%) Finance
1 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (22.86%) Oracle
3 16 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
5 14 (20.00%) Project Management
6 13 (18.57%) ITIL
6 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
7 12 (17.14%) Change Management
7 12 (17.14%) Degree
8 11 (15.71%) Service Management
8 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
9 10 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
9 10 (14.29%) Mentoring
10 9 (12.86%) DevOps
10 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (12.86%) Hyperion
11 8 (11.43%) Analytics
11 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
12 7 (10.00%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.00%) Scrum
13 6 (8.57%) Firewall
13 6 (8.57%) Essbase
13 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
13 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
13 6 (8.57%) Talend Open Studio
13 6 (8.57%) Data Mart

Performance Management
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 (1.43%) Oracle Self-Service HR
1 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.43%) MS Project
3 1 (1.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.43%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (1.43%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Firewall
2 5 (7.14%) LAN
3 3 (4.29%) NAS
3 3 (4.29%) PuTTY
3 3 (4.29%) SAN
3 3 (4.29%) WinSCP
4 2 (2.86%) DNS
5 1 (1.43%) PABX
5 1 (1.43%) VoIP
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.57%) Amazon Redshift
2 6 (8.57%) Data Mart
2 6 (8.57%) Essbase
2 6 (8.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (5.71%) OLAP
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (5.71%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.29%) MySQL
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (5.71%) ERwin
3 3 (4.29%) Ant
3 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.29%) JIRA
3 3 (4.29%) JMeter
3 3 (4.29%) Selenium
3 3 (4.29%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (4.29%) WATIR
3 3 (4.29%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (27.14%) Finance
2 10 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Retail
5 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Local Government
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Analyst
1 11 (15.71%) Service Manager
2 8 (11.43%) Integration Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Consultant
3 7 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Service Integration Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Hyperion Developer
5 5 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
5 5 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Finance Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Finance Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) OBIEE Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Operations Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) MDX
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.71%) Visualisation
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Licensing
6 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.86%) NHS
6 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.86%) Statistics
6 2 (2.86%) User Experience
7 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.43%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.43%) PMI
7 1 (1.43%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Unix
2 2 (2.86%) AIX
2 2 (2.86%) HPUX
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Solaris
2 2 (2.86%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (20.00%) Project Management
4 13 (18.57%) ITIL
4 13 (18.57%) PRINCE2
5 12 (17.14%) Change Management
6 11 (15.71%) Service Management
7 10 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 10 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 9 (12.86%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (12.86%) DevOps
9 8 (11.43%) Analytics
10 7 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 7 (10.00%) Scrum
11 6 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (8.57%) Coaching
11 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
11 6 (8.57%) Performance Analysis
12 5 (7.14%) Network Performance Management
12 5 (7.14%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.71%) PL/SQL
1 4 (5.71%) SQL
1 4 (5.71%) T-SQL
2 3 (4.29%) Java
2 3 (4.29%) PHP
2 3 (4.29%) Ruby
3 1 (1.43%) JCL
3 1 (1.43%) REXX
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (4.29%) CISMP
3 3 (4.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.86%) PMP
5 1 (1.43%) CCNP
5 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.43%) ECDL
5 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.29%) QA
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.29%) vSphere
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) vRealize
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.43%) CA Endevor
3 1 (1.43%) OPNET
Vendors
1 16 (22.86%) Oracle
2 11 (15.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.86%) Hyperion
4 6 (8.57%) Talend
5 5 (7.14%) Riverbed
5 5 (7.14%) VMware
6 4 (5.71%) ServiceNow
7 3 (4.29%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.29%) SAP
8 2 (2.86%) BT
8 2 (2.86%) Sun
9 1 (1.43%) Dynatrace
9 1 (1.43%) PlateSpin
9 1 (1.43%) Red Hat