The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 140 109 135
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +26
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.38% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.54% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 2
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£380 £369 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -12.20%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £322 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.72% -16.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +110.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2224 1670 2036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.35% 69.79% 67.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 881 1010
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 156 124 231
Average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Performance Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -3 4 £380 -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (50.00%) UNIX
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 4 (40.00%) HTTP
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) Apache
2 4 (40.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) Ant
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
4 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (40.00%) Apache
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Ant
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Programmer
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) Python
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) MCITP
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) Netcool
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix