Period
to 24 May 2018

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 6 months to 24 May 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.

Performance Management
England > South West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 171 152 174
Rank change year-on-year -19 +22 +16
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 18 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.36% 0.87% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 1.04% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 38 28
South West median daily rate £390 £360 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -26.15% +21.88%
10th Percentile £295 £212 £267
90th Percentile £453 £450 £687
England median daily rate £451 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +6.00% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £36.25 -
England median hourly rate £19.50 £30.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -35.00% +66.67% -18.18%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,142 4,334 4,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.89% 83.46% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,489 2,820 3,238
South West median daily rate £405 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% +4.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £253
90th Percentile £563 £550 £530
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 221 262
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +20.52%
10th Percentile £11.18 £14.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.21% +8.96% +9.52%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Performance Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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 6 months to 24 May 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
Gloucestershire +13 6 £430 +14.67% 1
Devon +2 4 - - 3
Bristol -9 4 £358 -7.14% 3
Wiltshire +2 2 £414 +37.92% 1
Cornwall -8 1 - - 1
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 South West region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) IBM
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (33.33%) ETL
5 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
5 6 (33.33%) JIRA
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Kanban
5 6 (33.33%) Confluence
6 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (27.78%) SAP
6 5 (27.78%) Cognos
7 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (22.22%) Lumira
7 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) SAN
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 2 (11.11%) SLA

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 6 (33.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) NAS
1 2 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (22.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (22.22%) Lumira
2 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst Programmer
3 4 (22.22%) Programmer
4 3 (16.67%) DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Team Leader
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL DBA
4 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Database Manager
5 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 1 (5.56%) SAP BusinessObjects Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Owner
5 1 (5.56%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) EMC Centera
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) Kanban
3 6 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) ERP
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 1 (5.56%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
7 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Security Cleared
2 10 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) BitLocker
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle
2 8 (44.44%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) Cognos
3 5 (27.78%) SAP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) EMC
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix
5 1 (5.56%) Ivanti
5 1 (5.56%) Remedy
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Wyse