The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 25 June 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
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 153 176
Rank change year-on-year +5 +23  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 15 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.46% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 21
Median daily rate £425 £510 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £419 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £645 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.31% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +35.13% -17.77%  

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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2887 2854 4724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.15% 85.89% 81.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2218 2339 3709
Median daily rate £500 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 57
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £35.20 £55.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in the City of London

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in the City of London

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 City of London region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
3 7 (31.82%) NHS
3 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
5 5 (22.73%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
5 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (18.18%) GIS
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) Information Governance
6 4 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (18.18%) Data Entry
7 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) DevOps
7 3 (13.64%) Remedy
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Linux
7 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (13.64%) Application Performance Management
7 3 (13.64%) SDLC
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Contract Management
8 2 (9.09%) ITSM
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) CMS
1 1 (4.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (4.55%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) AdWords
2 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) GIS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.55%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Back Office
2 1 (4.55%) Digital Economy
2 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Report Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Business Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Excel Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (4.55%) NHS BI Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Operations Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Paid Search Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (31.82%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) RIA
3 1 (4.55%) Video on Demand
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.55%) CentOS
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Project Management
2 6 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 5 (22.73%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (22.73%) Data Analysis
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Data Entry
4 4 (18.18%) Information Governance
4 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 4 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Application Performance Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) SDLC
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Contract Management
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) C
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) MiFID
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Docker
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) Ansible
1 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.55%) Nagios
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (4.55%) Pingdom
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
1 1 (4.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) AppDynamics
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.55%) Cadence
3 1 (4.55%) Dynatrace
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) New Relic
3 1 (4.55%) PagerDuty
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (4.55%) StatPro
3 1 (4.55%) VMware