Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 21 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 81 75
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 +12
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 11 16 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.82% 1.10% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.27% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 35
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +1.94%
10th Percentile £259 £420 £430
90th Percentile £750 £550 £711
North West median daily rate £488 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -2.50% - +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 - -
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.73% - -

Performance Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1125 1257 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.77% 86.04% 84.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 901 1155
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 57
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.74
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Performance Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Cheshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Cheshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Cheshire

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Cheshire

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +19 6 £525 +162.50% 2
Performance Management
North West

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (36.36%) SFIA
4 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
4 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
4 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Management

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) GSM
1 1 (9.09%) LTE
1 1 (9.09%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (9.09%) Ingres
5 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) DBA
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Business Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Planning Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Optimisation Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) Data Structures
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
1 4 (36.36%) SFIA
2 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
2 3 (27.27%) IT Strategy
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Data Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) CCDP
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISM
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (9.09%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Amdocs
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Ericsson
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Mapinfo
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy