Period
to 21 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 191 158 170
Rank change year-on-year -33 +12 +13
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 23 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.84% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 1.01% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 25
South West median daily rate £390 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.24% - +27.82%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £255
90th Percentile £445 £588 £571
England median daily rate £452 £445 £413
% change year-on-year +1.63% +7.88% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £47.50 -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £23.89 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.60% +19.43% -10.11%

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 4,676 4,540 4,776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.80% 83.36% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,906 2,880 3,157
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £560
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 188 267
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £39.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +5.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £12.09 £12.79 £12.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £48.00
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

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 August 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 August 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 -11 7 £375 -11.76% 1
Bristol -21 5 £390 -20.65% 5
Devon +9 4 - - 1
Gloucestershire 0 4 £430 +14.67%
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 6 (26.09%) IBM
5 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
6 4 (17.39%) JIRA
6 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) Confluence
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (17.39%) Workload Management
6 4 (17.39%) Big Data
6 4 (17.39%) Lumira
6 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
6 4 (17.39%) ETL
6 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office

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 4 (17.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) NAS
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) 3G
2 1 (4.35%) 4G
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
2 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (4.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (17.39%) Big Data
2 4 (17.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (17.39%) Lumira
2 4 (17.39%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (13.04%) Hadoop
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Data Architect
2 3 (13.04%) DBA
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle DBA
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Team Leader
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (8.70%) Programmer
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
4 1 (4.35%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) NHS
2 1 (4.35%) EMC Centera
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Solaris
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
3 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) Kanban
3 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Workload Management
4 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
4 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) CIMA
3 1 (4.35%) ICAEW
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) BitLocker
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.35%) XenApp
1 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.35%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 3 (13.04%) Cognos
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) Informatica
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) CA
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) InterSystems
6 1 (4.35%) Ivanti
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec
6 1 (4.35%) Teradata
6 1 (4.35%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Wyse