The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Performance Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 29 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 Improvement
England > Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 - 148
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.049% - 0.068%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.058% - 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 - £280
England median daily rate £375 £400 £423
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £21.00

Performance Improvement 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1737 2411 2477
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 84.40% 86.20% 83.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4375 6512 6556
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% +16.43%  
10th Percentile £300 £306 £263
90th Percentile £569 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 72 142
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.25 £17.69 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.78% +2.53%  
10th Percentile £8.88 £11.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £27.50 £37.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

Performance Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Performance Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Improvement in Yorkshire

Performance Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Improvement in Yorkshire

Performance Improvement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Improvement in Yorkshire

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
West Yorkshire - 1 £400 -
Performance Improvement
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) CPAN
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation

Performance Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CPAN
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL