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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 103 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 15 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.48% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate £450 £340 £554
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -38.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £325 £541
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £499 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £21.29 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +63.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+131.25% +8.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1648 1253 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.59% 68.36% 62.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 607 673
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 96 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Birmingham -1 9 - - 4
Coventry - - - - 2
Dudley - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Tipton - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - -
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 11 (37.93%) Supplier Management
4 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
5 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
6 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.24%) Legal
6 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
6 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
6 5 (17.24%) SQL
6 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
7 4 (13.79%) Network Management
7 4 (13.79%) F5
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.79%) Middleware
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) OpenView
7 4 (13.79%) HP
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco
7 4 (13.79%) BMC
7 4 (13.79%) OPNET
7 4 (13.79%) Firewall
8 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
8 3 (10.34%) Security Management
8 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
1 4 (13.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.45%) GSM
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.45%) CorVu
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Legal
2 5 (17.24%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Network Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Sourcing Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Business Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Relationships Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Business Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
3 3 (10.34%) Security Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Project Officer
4 2 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Vendor Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse Manager
4 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) MDX
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (3.45%) DHTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) PACS
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) ITIL
2 11 (37.93%) Supplier Management
3 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 7 (24.14%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
5 5 (17.24%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (17.24%) Asset Management
6 4 (13.79%) Network Management
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Security Management
7 3 (10.34%) Business Continuity
7 3 (10.34%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
8 2 (6.90%) Service Management
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.90%) Analytics
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (10.34%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) OpenView
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.79%) HP
1 4 (13.79%) BMC
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
1 4 (13.79%) OPNET
1 4 (13.79%) SolarWinds
1 4 (13.79%) F5
2 2 (6.90%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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