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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 121 108 93
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -15
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 25 10 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.42% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.56% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 23
Median daily rate £450 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £300 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £554 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -49.43%
Performance Management
England

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
2598 1792 1838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.16% 75.17% 77.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1563 1097 973
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 74 134
Median hourly rate £18.28 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.30% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.45 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.78 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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
Shropshire - 15 £525 - 1
Birmingham -12 6 £450 +50.00% 1
Staffordshire -2 1 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 - - 1
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Scrum
2 16 (40.00%) Coaching
3 15 (37.50%) People Management
4 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (25.00%) Finance
6 8 (20.00%) ITIL
7 6 (15.00%) MS Office
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Legal
9 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
9 4 (10.00%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (10.00%) Logistics
9 4 (10.00%) QA
9 4 (10.00%) Virgin Media
10 3 (7.50%) Arqiva
10 3 (7.50%) Telindus
10 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (7.50%) NetCracker
10 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (7.50%) Huawei
10 3 (7.50%) Degree
10 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure 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:

Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Office
2 5 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) 3G
1 3 (7.50%) Wireless
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MS Access
1 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Scrum Master
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Scrum Master
3 5 (12.50%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Service Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Agile Coach
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Quality Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Governance Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Head of Analytics
5 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) DBA
6 1 (2.50%) Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
4 1 (2.50%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) AIX
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (40.00%) Coaching
2 16 (40.00%) Scrum
3 15 (37.50%) People Management
4 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 8 (20.00%) ITIL
6 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.00%) Analytics
7 4 (10.00%) Logistics
7 4 (10.00%) Project Management
7 4 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.50%) Change Control
8 3 (7.50%) Change Management
8 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (7.50%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
1 3 (7.50%) VBA
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 4 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (7.50%) SLA
3 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (10.00%) Virgin Media
2 3 (7.50%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (7.50%) Arqiva
2 3 (7.50%) BT
2 3 (7.50%) Ericsson
2 3 (7.50%) Huawei
2 3 (7.50%) NetCracker
2 3 (7.50%) Nokia
2 3 (7.50%) Nokia Networks
2 3 (7.50%) Siemens
2 3 (7.50%) Telindus
2 3 (7.50%) ZTE
3 2 (5.00%) BMC
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.50%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.50%) VMware