The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank 121 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 3 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.11% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +37.50%
Performance Improvement
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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2034 1692 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.64% 74.60% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1344 1022 859
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 69
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £10.46 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Performance Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Performance Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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South Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Performance Improvement 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 Improvement.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) XML
3 7 (63.64%) Star Schema
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 3 (27.27%) XHTML
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Ajax
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (9.09%) BPMN
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (9.09%) NHS
7 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 1 (9.09%) Change Management
7 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 1 (9.09%) Finance

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Performance Improvement 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 Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server 2008
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) XHTML
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
3 1 (9.09%) BPMN
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner