The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 110 103 100
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 13 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.54% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.67% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 7
Median daily rate £404 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.35% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £290 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £440 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.04 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.26 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +21.73%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1892 1954 1554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 81.08% 72.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1184 1066 935
Median daily rate £415 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 65 96
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £11.08 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.80 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Management across the West Midlands region.

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the West Midlands region.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Shropshire +18 2 £395 +12.85% 1
Warwickshire -1 2 £363 -12.12% 1
Walsall - 2 £400 -
Birmingham 0 1 £450 +12.50% 3
Coventry -19 1 £625 +117.39%
West Bromwich - 1 £350 -
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 17 (37.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 12 (26.67%) Process Improvement
4 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (17.78%) NHS
5 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
5 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
5 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
5 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (15.56%) SQL
6 7 (15.56%) Project Management
6 7 (15.56%) Service Management
7 6 (13.33%) ITIL
7 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.33%) Service Design
7 6 (13.33%) DevOps
8 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
8 5 (11.11%) User Experience
8 5 (11.11%) CMDB
8 5 (11.11%) Oracle
8 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 5 (11.11%) Change Management
8 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 4 (8.89%) ITSM
9 4 (8.89%) Cisco
9 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
9 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
9 4 (8.89%) Data Management
9 4 (8.89%) Case Management

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Boomi
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco ISE
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.22%) DMVPN
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Firewall
2 1 (2.22%) MPLS
2 1 (2.22%) VoIP
2 1 (2.22%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.44%) QlikView
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.22%) Data Mart
2 1 (2.22%) Essbase
2 1 (2.22%) MS Access
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 21 (46.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Information Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Commercial Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Head of Design
5 2 (4.44%) Head of Networks
5 2 (4.44%) Head of Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) NHS Data Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) NHS
3 5 (11.11%) CMDB
3 5 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 4 (8.89%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
6 1 (2.22%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Unix
2 1 (2.22%) AIX
2 1 (2.22%) HPUX
2 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (26.67%) Process Improvement
2 12 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 8 (17.78%) Data Analysis
4 7 (15.56%) Project Management
4 7 (15.56%) Service Management
5 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.33%) DevOps
5 6 (13.33%) ITIL
5 6 (13.33%) Service Design
6 5 (11.11%) Change Management
6 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.89%) Analytics
7 4 (8.89%) Case Management
7 4 (8.89%) Data Management
7 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
7 4 (8.89%) ITSM
8 3 (6.67%) Information Governance
8 3 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) R
3 2 (4.44%) C
3 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) BMC
3 3 (6.67%) Fujitsu
3 3 (6.67%) Google
4 2 (4.44%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.44%) Fortinet
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.22%) Aruba
5 1 (2.22%) Blue Coat
5 1 (2.22%) Brocade
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) F5
5 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.22%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.22%) SAP