The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 93 85
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 8 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.58% 0.44% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.53% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 4
Median daily rate £500 £444 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% +47.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £258 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £638 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1116 1498 1159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.23% 82.35% 76.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 640 903 671
Median daily rate £390 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 20 34
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £16.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% -3.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.33 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Manchester

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Manchester

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 3 (21.43%) SAP
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (21.43%) DNS
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 3 (21.43%) SAP Payroll
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) BladeLogic
3 3 (21.43%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) AppDynamics
3 3 (21.43%) Application Performance Management
3 3 (21.43%) Security Hardening
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
4 2 (14.29%) Workload Management
4 2 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
4 2 (14.29%) Line Management

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (21.43%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (14.29%) SAP HR
3 1 (7.14%) SAP HCM
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) DNS
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Analyst
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) HR Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Payroll Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) SAP HR Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) SAP HR/Payroll Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) SAP Payroll Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Change Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Change Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Head of Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Relationships Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Supervisor
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Supplier Relationship Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Application Performance Management
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Security Hardening
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Analytics
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (14.29%) Line Management
3 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 2 (14.29%) Practice Management
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) AppDynamics
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft