The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 23 July 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 for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 91 96 97
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 30 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.27% 0.46% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.69% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 0 5
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£350 - £438
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 - £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £366 £378
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+78.00% +4.16%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1739 1309 1571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.38% 66.58% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 926 652 751
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 58 70
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.63 £11.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
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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
Birmingham +8 11 £345 - 2
Shropshire - 5 £450 -
Warwickshire - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Tipton - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Performance Management.

1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 17 (36.96%) ITIL
3 16 (34.78%) Project Management
4 12 (26.09%) Service Delivery
5 11 (23.91%) Supplier Management
5 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (15.22%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (15.22%) Change Management
7 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
8 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
8 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
8 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
9 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
9 5 (10.87%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
9 5 (10.87%) Banking
9 5 (10.87%) Legal
9 5 (10.87%) SAP
9 5 (10.87%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
9 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
9 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 5 (10.87%) UNIX
10 4 (8.70%) LAN
10 4 (8.70%) WAN

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing 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 Performance Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.17%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.17%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.17%) SAP GRC
2 1 (2.17%) SAP GTS
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) LAN
1 4 (8.70%) WAN
1 4 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Legal
3 5 (10.87%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Local Government
5 1 (2.17%) Private Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (15.22%) Consultant
1 7 (15.22%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Sourcing Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Business Manager
3 4 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Service Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Security Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Performance Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (6.52%) IT Services Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Business Manager
4 3 (6.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Relationships Manager
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 2 (4.35%) SAP HCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (2.17%) SAML
2 1 (2.17%) Middleware
2 1 (2.17%) SAP XI
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 4 (8.70%) PMI
1 4 (8.70%) DataPower
2 2 (4.35%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) GIS
3 1 (2.17%) PACS
3 1 (2.17%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) ITIL
2 16 (34.78%) Project Management
3 12 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 11 (23.91%) Supplier Management
4 11 (23.91%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (17.39%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.22%) Change Management
6 7 (15.22%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (13.04%) Incident Management
7 6 (13.04%) Problem Management
8 5 (10.87%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (10.87%) Asset Management
8 5 (10.87%) Six Sigma
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) Migration
9 4 (8.70%) Information Security
9 4 (8.70%) Business Continuity
10 3 (6.52%) Information Security Management
10 3 (6.52%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.17%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.52%) COBIT
2 1 (2.17%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) SAP
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Avaya
3 1 (2.17%) Remedy
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
West Midlands
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15.00 - £25.00 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: 26 days ago