The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 84 90
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 10 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.66% 0.85% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.03% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £375 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +17.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £251 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £750 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £19.00 - £45.00
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 East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1280 1261 1251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 85.05% 82.10% 77.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 778 769
Median daily rate £410 £420 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +6.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 32 28
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.75 £19.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.28% -22.69%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £33.15 £47.50
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 East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 East Midlands

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in the East Midlands

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in the East Midlands

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Northamptonshire +2 4 £300 -
Nottinghamshire -6 2 £400 -46.66% 4
Leicestershire -13 2 - -
Lincolnshire - 2 - -
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Degree
3 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) ITSM
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) NHS
4 3 (16.67%) Remedy
4 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (16.67%) ComArch
4 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 3 (16.67%) Telematics
4 3 (16.67%) MVNO
4 3 (16.67%) Gemalto
4 3 (16.67%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Legal
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (11.11%) SLA
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (5.56%) InDesign
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Programme Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) ITSM Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Extraction Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Risk Manager
4 1 (5.56%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SSIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) CSS3
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) HTML5
1 1 (5.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) NHS
1 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Coaching
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) ITSM
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 3 (16.67%) Telematics
2 3 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) SDLC
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Line Management
4 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) HL7
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) ComArch
1 3 (16.67%) Gemalto
1 3 (16.67%) Remedy
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Optimizely
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) Qubit
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau