Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 160 184
Rank change year-on-year -24 +24 -16
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 15 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.77% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.93% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 39 25
South West median daily rate £420 £313 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.40% -33.51% +17.50%
10th Percentile £246 £240 £233
90th Percentile £432 £450 £705
England median daily rate £451 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +6.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £25.50 -
England median hourly rate £17.38 £23.34 £20.00
% change year-on-year -25.56% +16.70% -

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 4,172 4,492 4,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.29% 81.99% 81.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,585 3,006 3,423
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £514
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 279 247
South West median hourly rate £30.75 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +17 6 £420 +13.90% 1
Bristol -16 5 £326 +0.38% 2
Wiltshire -6 3 £330 +20.00% 1
Cornwall -4 1 - -
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
4 5 (33.33%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) IBM
4 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 5 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (33.33%) SAP
4 5 (33.33%) Confluence
5 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) SAS
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

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 5 (33.33%) Confluence
2 3 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (33.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 3 (20.00%) MI Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Procurement Manager
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Procurement Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Commercial Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
3 5 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 5 (33.33%) Kanban
3 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Actionable Insight
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Metrics
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 2 (13.33%) Release Management
5 2 (13.33%) System Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.67%) HND
4 1 (6.67%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) IBM
1 5 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Remedy