Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Balanced Scorecard skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Balanced Scorecard over the 6 months to 21 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.

Balanced Scorecard
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 872 878
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6 -44
Contract jobs citing Balanced Scorecard 11 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.013% 0.010% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 6
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +4.17% +4.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £450 £420
% change year-on-year -11.11% +7.14% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
UK median hourly rate £140.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Balanced Scorecard 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87132 87864 92880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.90% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 58048 58076 60168
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2060 2332 2734
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

Balanced Scorecard
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Balanced Scorecard as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Balanced Scorecard in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Balanced Scorecard.

Contractor daily rate trend for Balanced Scorecard in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Balanced Scorecard over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Balanced Scorecard in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balanced Scorecard.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Balanced Scorecard in the UK

Balanced Scorecard
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Balanced Scorecard within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +18 10 £460 +5.14% 2
London -16 6 £470 +17.50% 1
UK excluding London +17 5 £400 -11.11% 1
South West -6 2 £438 -
North of England +51 1 - -
North West +21 1 - -
Midlands +20 1 £450 -
Scotland -6 1 £340 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Balanced Scorecard also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Balanced Scorecard.

1 11 (100.00%) Scorecard
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) Legal
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (18.18%) Reuters
5 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) EFQM
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management

Balanced Scorecard
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Billing
5 1 (9.09%) Retail
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Relationships Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Report Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Executive Assistant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Relationship Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Reference Data
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Scorecard
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) IT Governance
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (9.09%) COBIT
2 1 (9.09%) COSO
2 1 (9.09%) EFQM
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Reuters
1 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft