The first table below looks at the demand for Balanced Scorecard skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Balanced Scorecard over the 3 months to 16 April 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.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Balanced Scorecard
Rank 592 547 583
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +36
Contract jobs citing Balanced Scorecard 11 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.014% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 7
Average daily rate £400 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £391 £611
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £268 £175
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +52.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.46 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42143 35232 42089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.32% 72.51% 69.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26130 21023 24016
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1183 1087 1432
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%

Balanced Scorecard
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Balanced Scorecard within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Balanced Scorecard within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Balanced Scorecard Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balanced Scorecard within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -31 11 £400 +45.45% 3
London -36 3 £525 +25.00% 2
City of London -10 1 £525 -
South East - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Brighton - - - -

Balanced Scorecard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Balanced Scorecard 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 Balanced Scorecard.

1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) NHS
4 2 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) CA
4 2 (14.29%) C
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) OLAP
4 2 (14.29%) UNIX
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management

Balanced Scorecard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Balanced Scorecard 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 Balanced Scorecard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Ethernet
1 1 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) OLAP
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Developer
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (7.14%) OBIEE Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Chief Information Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.14%) Project Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Junior
3 1 (7.14%) Process Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
1 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Process Management
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (7.14%) Change Control
5 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C
1 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
1 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GCP
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) CA
1 2 (14.29%) Apple
1 2 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Planview
2 1 (7.14%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) Cognos
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Actuate
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Rate: £330.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £668.18 - £835.23 per day
Posted: 2 days ago