The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Management
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.77% 0.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.89 £21.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +80.86% -36.76%  

Performance Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 256 273 358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.46% 87.78% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 182 268
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Performance Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Bedfordshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Bedfordshire

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Bedfordshire

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

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 Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Luton - 4 £475 -
Performance Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) NHS
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (11.11%) Post-Production
4 1 (11.11%) LSMW
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Taleo
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) CIPD
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Taleo
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) LSMW
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) HR Advisor
2 1 (11.11%) HR Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle HRMS Payroll Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payroll Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Payroll Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SAP HCM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) NHS
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Line Management
1 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) People Management
4 1 (11.11%) Post-Production
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) CIPD
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) QA
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) SAP