The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 22 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.

Performance Management
England / West Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 120 115
Rank change year-on-year +35 -5  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 30 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.48% 0.70% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 0.84% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 4
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £560 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £363
% change year-on-year - +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +35.13% -17.77%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1689 2489 1879
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.28% 82.75% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1004 1484 1183
Median daily rate £404 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 53 79
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in the West Midlands

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
Shropshire +16 9 £539 +2.66% 1
Solihull - 6 - - 1
Birmingham +12 5 £375 - 1
Coventry +18 4 £475 +39.70% 2
Warwickshire +6 2 £400 -
Staffordshire - 2 £200 - 1
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
5 9 (25.00%) WAN
6 8 (22.22%) Cisco
6 8 (22.22%) LAN
6 8 (22.22%) BMC
6 8 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (19.44%) Network Management
7 7 (19.44%) AppDynamics
7 7 (19.44%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (19.44%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (19.44%) CMDB
7 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
7 7 (19.44%) Riverbed
7 7 (19.44%) User Experience
8 6 (16.67%) CCNA
8 6 (16.67%) EMC
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) JNCIA
9 5 (13.89%) Service Management
9 5 (13.89%) Finance
10 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.11%) Windows
10 4 (11.11%) SMS
10 4 (11.11%) SAS
10 4 (11.11%) Project Management

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.00%) WAN
2 8 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) SMS
4 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 2 (5.56%) WLAN
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.78%) DMVPN
5 1 (2.78%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) MPLS
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (2.78%) SAS EBI
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Consultant
2 7 (19.44%) Architect
3 6 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Category Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) MI Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Server Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Server Support
5 2 (5.56%) Server Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Buyer
6 1 (2.78%) ICT Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) ICT Support
6 1 (2.78%) IT Buyer
6 1 (2.78%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 7 (19.44%) CMDB
3 7 (19.44%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (5.56%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (5.56%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (2.78%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (19.44%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 7 (19.44%) Network Management
2 7 (19.44%) Network Monitoring
2 7 (19.44%) Performance Monitoring
2 7 (19.44%) Visualisation
3 6 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
5 4 (11.11%) Contract Management
5 4 (11.11%) Project Management
5 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (5.56%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.67%) CCNA
3 6 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (16.67%) JNCIA
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) PMO
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) BMC
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco
2 7 (19.44%) AppDynamics
2 7 (19.44%) Riverbed
3 6 (16.67%) EMC
4 4 (11.11%) SevOne
5 3 (8.33%) Ariba
5 3 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) F5
7 1 (2.78%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.78%) SAP
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