The table below looks at the statistics for Balanced Scorecard skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Balanced Scorecard over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Balanced Scorecard
Rank 650 613 600
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -13
Contract jobs citing Balanced Scorecard 1 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.020% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.002% 0.026% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Median daily rate £725 £500 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.00% +45.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £342
% change year-on-year
- +46.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43851 42877 41677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.90% 79.19% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29046 27097 26309
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1017 1228 1245
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

Balanced Scorecard
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Balanced Scorecard as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Balanced Scorecard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Balanced Scorecard
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Balanced Scorecard within the UK.

Balanced Scorecard Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Balanced Scorecard
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Balanced Scorecard within the UK.

Balanced Scorecard Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Balanced Scorecard
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balanced Scorecard within the UK over the 3 months to 24 May 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
England -15 1 £725 +31.81% 3
City of London - 1 £725 -
London - 1 £725 - 1

Balanced Scorecard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Balanced Scorecard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Balanced Scorecard.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) FMCG
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Record to Report
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) OLTP
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (16.67%) Informatica
4 1 (16.67%) DataStage
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Sybase
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) OLAP
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) ODBC
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Balanced Scorecard
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (16.67%) DataStage
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (16.67%) OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) OLTP
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Services Director
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Excel Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Head of Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Information Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Monitoring Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Health Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Informatics
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 3 (50.00%) Record to Report
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 1 (16.67%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
2 1 (16.67%) TQM
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Alteryx
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Sybase