The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 28 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 0 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 1.98% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.34% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.03% -3.12%  
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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 356 385 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 88.12% 84.62% 78.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 207 193
Median daily rate £422 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 45 39
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -54.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Essex

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 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 Essex region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) MOS

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 2 (50.00%) NAS
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (50.00%) Automotive
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Application Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Application Development Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Development Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Life Science
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (50.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCSA
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MOS
1 2 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (50.00%) PMP
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle