The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Performance Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Improvement
England / London
Rank 388 404 381
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23  
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 14 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.073% 0.068% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.080% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 23
Median daily rate £475 £510 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.86% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £357 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £700 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £285
% change year-on-year -5.55% +57.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.18
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.50 -

Performance Improvement 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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16350 18715 17143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.09% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11752 13518 12038
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 190 241
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Performance Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Improvement in London

Performance Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Improvement in London

Performance Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Improvement in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Improvement in London

Performance Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Improvement in London

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Croydon +13 2 - -
Performance Improvement
England

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement 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 London region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) NHS
3 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Degree
4 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
5 4 (16.67%) EFQM
5 4 (16.67%) ITSM
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) DMAIC
5 4 (16.67%) PDM
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) BPR
5 4 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) QA
6 3 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 3 (12.50%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
7 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) SLA
7 2 (8.33%) Avaya
7 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (8.33%) MPLS
7 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (8.33%) IVR

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) G Suite
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (4.17%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ERwin
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Avaya Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) NHS Performance Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (4.17%) IT Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) REST
1 1 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.33%) IVR
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Internet of Things
3 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Performance Management
2 6 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) BPR
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) DMAIC
4 4 (16.67%) ITSM
4 4 (16.67%) PDM
4 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Benchmarking
5 3 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) COBOL
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.67%) Chartered Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) EFQM
2 3 (12.50%) QA
3 2 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Avaya
1 2 (8.33%) F5
1 2 (8.33%) Fortinet
1 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) IBM
2 1 (4.17%) Teradata
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