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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 114 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 36 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.11% 0.68% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 0.87% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 14
Median daily rate £470 £310 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.61% +24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £252 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £532 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £445 £395
% change year-on-year
-1.68% +12.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £30.98
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -51.57%
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
2645 1949 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.26% 78.15% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1138 1008
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 100 114
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 - 13 £516 -
Birmingham -1 11 £459 +53.00%
Staffordshire 0 5 £279 -10.08%
Coventry -13 3 £518 +3.50% 1
West Bromwich -3 1 £475 -
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (28.07%) Scrum
3 16 (28.07%) Coaching
3 16 (28.07%) People Management
4 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
5 11 (19.30%) Process Improvement
6 9 (15.79%) ITIL
7 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
8 7 (12.28%) Service Management
8 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
8 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (10.53%) DevOps
9 6 (10.53%) Data Quality
9 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
9 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
10 5 (8.77%) SLA
10 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
10 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
10 5 (8.77%) CMDB
10 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.77%) User Experience
10 5 (8.77%) Service Design
11 4 (7.02%) Analytics
11 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.02%) NHS
11 4 (7.02%) SQL
11 4 (7.02%) Legal

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 3 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.51%) QlikView
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Scrum Master
2 14 (24.56%) Agile Scrum Master
3 11 (19.30%) Analyst
4 10 (17.54%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Information Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Service Desk Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Agile Coach
6 3 (5.26%) Google Analytics Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Performance Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Transition Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Governance Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Head of Design
7 2 (3.51%) Head of Networks
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Network Support
7 2 (3.51%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.77%) CMDB
3 5 (8.77%) User Experience
3 5 (8.77%) Visualisation
4 4 (7.02%) NHS
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.75%) Data Conversion
6 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) AIX
2 1 (1.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (28.07%) Coaching
2 16 (28.07%) People Management
2 16 (28.07%) Scrum
3 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 11 (19.30%) Process Improvement
5 9 (15.79%) ITIL
6 8 (14.04%) Service Delivery
6 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.28%) Service Management
8 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (10.53%) DevOps
9 5 (8.77%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.77%) Service Design
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
10 4 (7.02%) Change Management
10 4 (7.02%) ITSM
11 3 (5.26%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.02%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) R
3 2 (3.51%) C
3 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.75%) CIPD
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
3 3 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) BMC
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco
2 3 (5.26%) Fujitsu
2 3 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (3.51%) AppDynamics
3 2 (3.51%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.75%) Aruba
4 1 (1.75%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.75%) Brocade
4 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.75%) Fortinet
4 1 (1.75%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Virgin Media
4 1 (1.75%) VMware