Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 156 165 186
Rank change year-on-year +9 +21 -29
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 40 38 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.71% 0.66% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 0.83% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 25 18
South West median daily rate £424 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.38% -2.26% -16.88%
10th Percentile £274 £252 £213
90th Percentile £589 £535 £526
England median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £26.00 -
England median hourly rate £17.38 £21.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -20.11% +8.75% -33.22%

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 4609 4587 5154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.29% 79.94% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2912 3091 3490
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £240 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 270 256
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.60
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 +5 20 £425 +57.41% 1
Bristol -6 11 £423 +30.00% 2
Gloucestershire +18 5 £420 +20.00%
Cornwall - 2 £160 -
Devon - 1 £375 - 1
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 15 (37.50%) ITIL
3 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (32.50%) Oracle
5 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (27.50%) People Management
7 10 (25.00%) CRM
7 10 (25.00%) ISO 9001
8 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
8 9 (22.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
9 8 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (17.50%) SQL
10 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
11 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
11 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (15.00%) SAP
11 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (15.00%) Project Management
11 6 (15.00%) Service Management
12 5 (12.50%) Data Security
12 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 5 (12.50%) Change Management
12 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (12.50%) QA
12 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (12.50%) Analytics
13 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity

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 (7.50%) Confluence
1 3 (7.50%) SAS
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (5.00%) Workday HCM
5 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 1 (2.50%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) 3G
1 1 (2.50%) 4G
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
1 1 (2.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 8 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) Base SAS
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) General Ledger
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.00%) Electronics
5 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.50%) Banking
6 1 (2.50%) Billing
6 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 12 (30.00%) Functional Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Oracle Analyst
4 8 (20.00%) HR Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Consultant
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle HRMS Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle Payroll Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (7.50%) ERP Architect
7 3 (7.50%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) HR Consultant
7 3 (7.50%) iOS Developer
7 3 (7.50%) MI Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Workday Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
8 2 (5.00%) Workday Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) NHS
5 1 (2.50%) RIA
5 1 (2.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (37.50%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 11 (27.50%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (27.50%) People Management
4 10 (25.00%) CRM
5 9 (22.50%) Configuration Management
6 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Project Management
7 6 (15.00%) Service Management
7 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (12.50%) Analytics
8 5 (12.50%) Change Management
8 5 (12.50%) Data Security
9 4 (10.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 4 (10.00%) Biometrics
9 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (10.00%) Scrum
9 4 (10.00%) Source to Pay
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Apple Swift
3 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.50%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.00%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) HND
4 1 (2.50%) ISEB
4 1 (2.50%) NVQ Level 4
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (12.50%) QA
3 4 (10.00%) Data Quality
4 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (5.00%) SLA
5 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (2.50%) ISO 14001
5 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
5 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 19770
5 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (2.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 13 (32.50%) Oracle
2 6 (15.00%) SAP
3 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.50%) Atlassian
4 3 (7.50%) IBM
4 3 (7.50%) Workday
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) Cisco
5 1 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.50%) Snow