The first table below looks at the demand for Business Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Business Performance Management over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Business Performance Management
Rank 583 536 573
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +37
Contract jobs citing Business Performance Management 4 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.010% 0.006% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Average daily rate £500 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 - £315
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40055 34550 41999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.38% 72.44% 69.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24990 20571 23942
Average daily rate £400 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1039 1411
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%

Business Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Business Performance Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Business Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Business Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Business Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Business Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Business Performance Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Business Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Business Performance Management
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Performance Management within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -46 4 £500 +42.85%
London -13 1 £625 +78.57%
City of London - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Business Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Performance Management 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 Business Performance Management.

1 11 (100.00%) Finance
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 5 (45.45%) Legal
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
4 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Advertising
4 3 (27.27%) Back Office
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) GAAP
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Analytics
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Hyperion
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Process Management
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management

Business Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Business Performance Management 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 Business Performance Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Unified Communications
General
1 11 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Legal
3 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Back Office
4 3 (27.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) Process Management
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) GAAP
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Hyperion