The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Manager
Rank 591 579 548
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Manager 34 37 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.067% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.072% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 22
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£418 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.22% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £279 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+18.59% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54347 51343 48877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.79% 92.32% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 34673 31061 29030
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2003 1976 2120
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Performance Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Performance Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Performance Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Performance Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Performance Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Manager
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -18 28 £375 -16.66% 1
London +17 14 £344 -23.61%
West Midlands +5 7 £420 -
Scotland -1 5 £420 - 1
Edinburgh - 5 £420 - 1
North West -31 3 £475 +30.67%
Coventry -2 2 £435 -
Liverpool -6 2 £475 +30.67%
East Midlands -7 2 £450 +28.57%
Merseyside -10 2 £475 +30.67%
City of London +3 1 £600 +37.14%
Chesterfield -3 1 - -
Derbyshire -3 1 - -
South West -12 1 £320 -
Bristol - 1 £320 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
Cheshire - 1 £615 -
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £615 -

Performance Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Performance Manager in their job title 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 with Performance Manager in their job title.

1 27 (46.55%) Performance Testing
2 14 (24.14%) LoadRunner
3 11 (18.97%) SAP
4 10 (17.24%) SAP IS-U
4 10 (17.24%) Performance Management
4 10 (17.24%) Finance
5 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
6 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
6 8 (13.79%) Test Management
6 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (13.79%) IBM
7 7 (12.07%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.62%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (8.62%) ISEB
9 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (6.90%) Coaching
10 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
10 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
10 4 (6.90%) Information Assurance
10 4 (6.90%) Banking
10 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
10 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
10 4 (6.90%) Security Testing
10 4 (6.90%) QA
11 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (5.17%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.17%) Microsoft

Performance Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Performance Manager in their job title 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 with Performance Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (17.24%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) LDAP
1 1 (1.72%) SNMP
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) MPLS
1 1 (1.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) LoadRunner
2 2 (3.45%) JMeter
3 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 4 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Law
3 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
1 1 (1.72%) Web Services
1 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Social Media
3 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) Performance Testing
2 10 (17.24%) Performance Management
3 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.79%) Test Management
4 7 (12.07%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.62%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (6.90%) Coaching
7 4 (6.90%) Software Testing
7 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
7 4 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.90%) Information Assurance
7 4 (6.90%) Security Testing
8 3 (5.17%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.17%) Service Management
8 3 (5.17%) Performance Improvement
8 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.45%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.45%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) VB
2 1 (1.72%) VBA
2 1 (1.72%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.62%) ISEB
4 4 (6.90%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.72%) MOM
1 1 (1.72%) Netcool
1 1 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (1.72%) Netcool/Proviso
1 1 (1.72%) BMC Performance Manager
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.72%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 11 (18.97%) SAP
2 8 (13.79%) IBM
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) BMC
4 2 (3.45%) Google
5 1 (1.72%) hybris
5 1 (1.72%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Remedy
5 1 (1.72%) BT
5 1 (1.72%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) Cognos
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