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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Balanced Scorecard
UK
Rank 583 643 614
Rank change year-on-year +60 -29  
Contract jobs citing Balanced Scorecard 10 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.002% 0.019%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.002% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 8
Median daily rate £425 £194 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +119.07% -40.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £1,200 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Balanced Scorecard is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37646 44098 42190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.88% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24821 28901 26121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +34.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Balanced Scorecard as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Balanced Scorecard.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Balanced Scorecard in the UK

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Top 6 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 8 £425 +119.07% 2
London +40 7 £424 +118.55%
Derbyshire - 1 £425 -
City of London - 1 £423 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 -
Derby - 1 £425 -

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Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 17 (100.00%) Scorecard
2 7 (41.18%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
5 3 (17.65%) PMO
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Games
6 2 (11.76%) Service Management
6 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (11.76%) ETL
6 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.76%) Statistics
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
7 1 (5.88%) Cognitive Psychology
7 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 1 (5.88%) Psychology
7 1 (5.88%) Human Factors
7 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.88%) QlikView
7 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.88%) Data Architecture
7 1 (5.88%) Market Research
7 1 (5.88%) Retail

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Top Related 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 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) MS Access
1 1 (5.88%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (5.88%) QlikView
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Programme Manager
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Manager
1 4 (23.53%) User Researcher
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Digital User Researcher
3 1 (5.88%) Programme Planner
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Planner
3 1 (5.88%) QlikView Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Resource Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Scorecard
2 6 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (23.53%) Programme Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) Statistics
5 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Cognitive Psychology
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.88%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.88%) EFQM
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Netezza
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) Teradata