The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Business Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Business Performance Management over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Business Performance Management
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 609 641 641
Rank change year-on-year +32 0  
Contract jobs citing Business Performance Management 1 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.019% 0.007%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.022% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 1
Median daily rate £185 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.75% -20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £325 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £522 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Business Performance Management 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 39769 44877 44538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.43% 83.33% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 99202 112242 99576
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £284 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3122 2959 3052
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.78 £51.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Business Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Business Performance Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Business Performance Management in the UK

Business Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Business Performance Management.

Contractor daily rate trend for Business Performance Management in the UK

Business Performance Management
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Business Performance Management within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +28 1 £185 -53.75%
London +6 1 £185 -59.34%

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Business 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 with a requirement for Business Performance Management.

1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (20.00%) CFA
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Progress
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (20.00%) PMP
5 1 (20.00%) SAP PS
5 1 (20.00%) BCP
5 1 (20.00%) Primavera

Business Performance Management
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
1 1 (20.00%) SAP PS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) BCP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CFA
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) HNC
1 1 (20.00%) HND
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Progress
1 1 (20.00%) SAP