The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 April 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 53 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.33% 1.87% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 2.45% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £180 £306 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.22% -31.94%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £18.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +104.16% -45.58%  

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 Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 262 367 189
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 86.75% 76.30% 70.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 285 93
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 10
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £37.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.89% +351.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.52 £15.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.92 £170.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent 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 Kent

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Kent

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Procurement Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Contract Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management