The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 27 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Management
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 53 57
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.77% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.95% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 509 527 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.05% 81.58% 76.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 330 368
Median daily rate £425 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.95 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.63 £8.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.60 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Birmingham

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Birmingham

Performance Management
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
1 1 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (33.33%) Boomi
1 1 (33.33%) Scorecard

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Boomi
1 1 (33.33%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (33.33%) HR Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) e-Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Learning Management System
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) SAP