Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 24 November 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 46 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - +39
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 4 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.82% 1.54% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Merseyside median daily rate £281 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.95% - -
North West median daily rate £488 £433 £500
% change year-on-year +12.72% -13.50% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - £22.00 -
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.73% - -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 408 456 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.12% 77.82% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 285 318
Merseyside median daily rate £398 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £188
90th Percentile £538 £513 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.47 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Merseyside

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Merseyside

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Merseyside over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Merseyside

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Merseyside

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southport +9 3 £363 +13.28%
Liverpool -9 1 £200 -45.21%
Performance Management
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) WATIR
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (75.00%) WinSCP
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) PuTTY
1 3 (75.00%) WinSCP
2 1 (25.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) TortoiseSVN
1 3 (75.00%) WATIR
1 3 (75.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (75.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA