Period
to 18 December 2018

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 6 months to 18 December 2018 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
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - 50
Rank change year-on-year - +50 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 3 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.77% - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% - 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 11
Kent median daily rate £213 - £225
10th Percentile £168 - £213
90th Percentile £574 - £338
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £415
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.04 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year -6.50% - -

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 333 434 399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.38% 79.93% 82.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 322 277
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £181 £225 £194
90th Percentile £606 £624 £553
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 5
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £25.69 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.24% +83.50% -28.21%
10th Percentile £11.23 £25.30 £9.61
90th Percentile £42.50 £46.00 £21.95
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £23.14 £24.50
% change year-on-year +8.30% -5.55% -4.05%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Kent over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Procurement Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Head of Development
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT
2 1 (33.33%) Head of IT Development
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle