The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 27 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
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 119 132
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 24 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.88% 0.74% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.94% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 5
Median daily rate £413 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +47.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £253 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £524 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year - +4.09%  
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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2236 2349 2424
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.87% 78.80% 78.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1554 1645
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 107 109
Median hourly rate £45.00 £35.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -4.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in the South West

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in the South West over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in the South West

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in the South West

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Wiltshire +4 8 £540 - 1
Bristol -6 5 £508 +23.21% 1
Gloucestershire - 5 £375 -
Cornwall -5 3 £183 -15.11%
Devon -3 1 £375 -21.05%
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 South West region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 15 (33.33%) Project Management
3 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
4 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
5 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
5 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (15.56%) ITIL
5 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.33%) SAP
6 6 (13.33%) Windows
6 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
7 5 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 5 (11.11%) Marketing
7 5 (11.11%) Electronics
7 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
8 4 (8.89%) Coaching
8 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (8.89%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 4 (8.89%) Source to Pay
8 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.67%) Workday HCM
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.22%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (2.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Wireless
2 2 (4.44%) 3G
2 2 (4.44%) 4G
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) Firewall
2 2 (4.44%) FWSM
2 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.44%) MPLS
2 2 (4.44%) PPP
2 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) IPv6
3 1 (2.22%) NAS
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.22%) GIS
1 1 (2.22%) MS Access
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 5 (11.11%) Electronics
3 5 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 5 (11.11%) Marketing
4 4 (8.89%) General Ledger
4 4 (8.89%) Retail
5 2 (4.44%) Banking
5 2 (4.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.22%) Military
6 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
1 12 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.33%) Consultant
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (8.89%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Senior Manager
3 4 (8.89%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (6.67%) ERP Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) HR Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) HR Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Splunk Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) Workday Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Workday Consultant
4 3 (6.67%) Workday Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Lead Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
2 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Smart Meter
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 2 (4.44%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) PMI
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Unix
4 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Project Management
2 10 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.89%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 4 (8.89%) Biometrics
6 4 (8.89%) Coaching
6 4 (8.89%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.89%) ERP
6 4 (8.89%) ITIL V3
6 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (8.89%) Source to Pay
6 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
2 2 (4.44%) Python
3 1 (2.22%) C
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) SC Cleared
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) CIPD
3 3 (6.67%) Degree
3 3 (6.67%) ISEB
4 2 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.22%) APMP
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) HNC
5 1 (2.22%) HND
5 1 (2.22%) MCIPD
5 1 (2.22%) MCSA
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) PMP
5 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.67%) SLA
3 2 (4.44%) PMO
4 1 (2.22%) COBIT
4 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 9000
4 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
4 1 (2.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.44%) BitLocker
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.44%) XenApp
2 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
1 2 (4.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (13.33%) SAP
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) CA
4 3 (6.67%) BMC
4 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 3 (6.67%) Snow
4 3 (6.67%) Splunk
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
4 3 (6.67%) Workday
5 2 (4.44%) AppSense
5 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.44%) Cisco
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix
5 2 (4.44%) HP
5 2 (4.44%) IronPort
5 2 (4.44%) Nokia
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle
5 2 (4.44%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.44%) Symantec
5 2 (4.44%) Wyse