Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 164 166
Rank change year-on-year -36 +2 +26
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 29 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.71% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.85% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 30 25
South West median daily rate £421 £424 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +30.38% -2.26%
10th Percentile £243 £274 £252
90th Percentile £575 £589 £535
England median daily rate £462 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +2.67% +12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
South West median hourly rate £27.36 - £26.00
England median hourly rate £27.36 £17.38 £22.00
% change year-on-year +57.44% -21.02% +7.32%

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 5,380 4,724 4,773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.86% 83.45% 82.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,390 2,985 3,191
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £251 £238
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 196 278
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% +18.24% -22.11%
10th Percentile £14.05 £12.19 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.13 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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
Wiltshire -32 8 £375 -11.76% 1
Bristol -14 6 £456 +7.84% 9
Gloucestershire -11 5 - - 1
Dorset - 3 - -
Cornwall -5 1 £135 -15.63% 3
Somerset - 1 £305 - 1
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 10 (34.48%) Finance
1 10 (34.48%) Analytics
2 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 7 (24.14%) Supplier Management
3 7 (24.14%) Business Transformation
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) SLA
5 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
5 5 (17.24%) Service Design
5 5 (17.24%) Workload Management
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Big Data
6 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
7 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.34%) SAN
7 3 (10.34%) Veritas
7 3 (10.34%) IBM
7 3 (10.34%) IPv6
7 3 (10.34%) Dell
7 3 (10.34%) EMC
7 3 (10.34%) Perl
7 3 (10.34%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) Unix

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) IPv6
1 3 (10.34%) NAS
1 3 (10.34%) SAN
1 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.90%) 3G
2 2 (6.90%) 4G
2 2 (6.90%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.45%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Local Government
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (13.79%) Architect
1 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
1 4 (13.79%) Service Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data Architect
2 3 (10.34%) Coordinator
2 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
2 3 (10.34%) NetBackup Engineer
2 3 (10.34%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Supplier Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Vendor Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Implementation Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) NHS
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (10.34%) Unix
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
1 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Analytics
2 9 (31.03%) Service Delivery
3 7 (24.14%) Business Transformation
3 7 (24.14%) Supplier Management
4 6 (20.69%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
5 5 (17.24%) Prototyping
5 5 (17.24%) Service Design
5 5 (17.24%) Six Sigma
5 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Target Operating Model
5 5 (17.24%) Workload Management
6 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Perl
1 3 (10.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ISEB
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CIMA
3 1 (3.45%) ICAEW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) RMADS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
1 3 (10.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) APTARE
1 3 (10.34%) Dell
1 3 (10.34%) EMC
1 3 (10.34%) IBM
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
1 3 (10.34%) Veritas
2 2 (6.90%) Informatica
3 1 (3.45%) InterSystems
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Teradata