The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank - 68 75
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.33 £52.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% +128.26%
Performance Monitoring
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
769 614 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.46% 79.64% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 377 351
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.67 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the Cheshire region.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Performance Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the Cheshire region.

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Performance Monitoring
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Performance Monitoring also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Monitoring.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Case Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Performance Monitoring also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Service Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 4 (66.67%) Case Management
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) BDD
3 1 (16.67%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) ServiceNow