Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 17 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 97 100
Rank change year-on-year +8 +3 +9
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 6 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.49% 0.42% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.50% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 8
Wales median daily rate £392 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +3.70% +56.98%
10th Percentile £237 £325 £313
90th Percentile £418 £375 £462
UK median daily rate £431 £400 £409
% change year-on-year +7.75% -2.14% +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £17.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% - -
UK median hourly rate £17.38 £21.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -20.11% +6.10% -31.55%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1027 1199 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.70% 83.85% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 845 964
Wales median daily rate £386 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £182 £213 £233
90th Percentile £550 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 53 56
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.55 £10.38
90th Percentile £50.79 £61.25 £40.63
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Wales

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Wales

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Wales

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Wales

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 17 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
South Wales +6 4 £400 +14.29%
North Wales -4 2 £188 -
Performance Management
UK

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wales region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Nortel
3 2 (33.33%) Handset
3 2 (33.33%) Avaya
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Nortel Meridian
3 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Power Management
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (16.67%) Multimedia

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (16.67%) JCAPS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 2 (33.33%) Nortel Meridian
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IP Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Telephony Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (16.67%) Power Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Avaya Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Avaya
1 2 (33.33%) Nortel
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Fiorano
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Panasonic
2 1 (16.67%) VMware