Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Scorecard skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scorecard over the 6 months to 17 July 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.

Scorecards
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 212 199 243
Rank change year-on-year -13 +44 -13
Contract jobs citing Scorecard 5 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.081% 0.053% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.064% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
North West median daily rate £300 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +185.71% -

Scorecard 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,219 4,670 6,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 84.77% 82.44% 82.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,278 2,857 3,931
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £255 £259
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 220 210
North West median hourly rate £23.75 £35.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.10% +29.09% +1.23%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.75 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.74 £52.55 £48.85
England median hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -11.01% +4.17% +11.63%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Scorecard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Scorecard in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scorecard in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scorecard in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scorecard in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Scorecard in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scorecard within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. 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
Cheshire -6 5 £300 -20.00%
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England

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scorecard 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 North West region with a requirement for Scorecard.

1 4 (80.00%) Balanced Scorecard
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (80.00%) Legal
1 4 (80.00%) IT Governance
1 4 (80.00%) COBIT
1 4 (80.00%) COSO
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team
2 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) ERP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (20.00%) UAT Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Balanced Scorecard
1 4 (80.00%) IT Governance
1 4 (80.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (80.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 3 (60.00%) Wealth Management
3 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) COBIT
1 4 (80.00%) COSO
1 4 (80.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (20.00%) QA