Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London with a requirement for Performance Optimisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Optimisation over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 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 Optimisation
London > South London
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 122 92
Contract jobs citing Performance Optimisation 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London - 0.28% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.32% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
South London median daily rate - £493 -
London median daily rate £565 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -

Performance Optimisation 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 South London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,573 1,587 867
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 93.52% 90.32% 90.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,210 1,125 555
South London median daily rate £515 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £363 £315 £274
90th Percentile £600 £673 £575
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 40 42
South London median hourly rate £43.75 £47.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +27.52% +77.38%
10th Percentile £33.20 £14.10 £12.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.92 £50.00
London median hourly rate £24.33 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +10.59% -4.35% +15.00%

Performance Optimisation
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

Job postings citing Performance Optimisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South London.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Optimisation in South London

Performance Optimisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Optimisation in South London