The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analysis over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analysis
Rank 455 451 445
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 123 111 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 81 71
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£430 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+13.14% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Average hourly rate £55.00 £22.50 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -12.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+144.44% -10.00%
Performance Analysis
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37593 35462 37976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.67% 73.73% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 23709 22246 22478
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 975 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Performance Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Performance Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Trend in England

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in England

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in England

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Performance Analysis
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
London -4 50 £498 +19.87% 8
South East +3 31 £450 +23.28% 4
Yorkshire +14 18 £396 +9.24% 6
West Midlands +5 12 £300 +11.11%
North West -3 6 £430 +43.33% 1
South West -29 4 £310 -8.14%
East Midlands - 4 £430 -
East of England -32 3 £400 +13.47% 3
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Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 83 (32.05%) SQL
2 74 (28.57%) Oracle
2 74 (28.57%) Finance
3 47 (18.15%) UNIX
3 47 (18.15%) Microsoft
4 46 (17.76%) Linux
5 44 (16.99%) Windows
6 43 (16.60%) SQL Server
7 39 (15.06%) Oracle Database
8 34 (13.13%) MS Excel
9 32 (12.36%) .NET
10 31 (11.97%) ITIL
11 29 (11.20%) Data Analysis
12 28 (10.81%) Banking
12 28 (10.81%) SAN
13 27 (10.42%) Perl
14 26 (10.04%) HTML
15 25 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
16 24 (9.27%) JavaScript
16 24 (9.27%) Oracle Database 10g
16 24 (9.27%) Performance Management
17 23 (8.88%) Marketing
17 23 (8.88%) TCP/IP
18 22 (8.49%) Java
18 22 (8.49%) Red Hat
18 22 (8.49%) Migration
18 22 (8.49%) Oracle RAC
18 22 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 21 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
19 21 (8.11%) VMware

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (7.34%) IIS
2 16 (6.18%) Apache
3 12 (4.63%) Liferay
4 9 (3.47%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.09%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (1.54%) Drupal
6 4 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
7 3 (1.16%) Confluence
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.16%) SAS
8 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.77%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.77%) Documentum
8 2 (0.77%) Node.js
8 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.39%) Jetty
Applications
1 34 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.41%) MS Office
3 10 (3.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (3.86%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (2.70%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.93%) SPSS
6 4 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.77%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.77%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.39%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.39%) Magento
4 1 (0.39%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.70%) SaaS
2 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.81%) SAN
2 23 (8.88%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.11%) Internet
4 20 (7.72%) HTTP
5 12 (4.63%) HTTPS
6 10 (3.86%) 3G
7 8 (3.09%) Intranet
7 8 (3.09%) DNS
8 7 (2.70%) Kerberos
8 7 (2.70%) GSM
8 7 (2.70%) Wireshark
8 7 (2.70%) LTE
8 7 (2.70%) NAS
9 6 (2.32%) 4G
9 6 (2.32%) 2G
9 6 (2.32%) VLAN
9 6 (2.32%) Ethernet
9 6 (2.32%) DVB
10 5 (1.93%) Firewall
10 5 (1.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.60%) SQL Server
2 39 (15.06%) Oracle Database
3 24 (9.27%) Oracle Database 10g
4 21 (8.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (5.02%) RDBMS
7 13 (5.02%) Relational Database
8 12 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 10 (3.86%) MySQL
10 9 (3.47%) Oracle Database 12c
11 8 (3.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (2.70%) Sybase IQ
13 6 (2.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (2.32%) Sybase ASE
13 6 (2.32%) Data Mining
13 6 (2.32%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (3.47%) LoadRunner
2 8 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.70%) Maven
4 6 (2.32%) Fiddler
5 5 (1.93%) JIRA
5 5 (1.93%) Subversion
6 4 (1.54%) Introscope
6 4 (1.54%) WinDbg
6 4 (1.54%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.16%) PostSharp
7 3 (1.16%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (1.16%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.16%) Ant
8 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.77%) NeoLoad
General
1 74 (28.57%) Finance
2 28 (10.81%) Banking
3 23 (8.88%) Marketing
4 13 (5.02%) Retail
5 11 (4.25%) Telecoms
6 10 (3.86%) Front Office
7 9 (3.47%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.93%) Local Government
8 5 (1.93%) Games
8 5 (1.93%) Back Office
8 5 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.93%) Legal
9 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.77%) International Banking
9 2 (0.77%) French Language
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (20.46%) Analyst
2 38 (14.67%) DBA
3 22 (8.49%) Administrator
4 21 (8.11%) Developer
5 20 (7.72%) SQL DBA
6 16 (6.18%) Performance Analyst
7 14 (5.41%) Oracle DBA
8 11 (4.25%) Performance Engineer
9 10 (3.86%) Data Analyst
9 10 (3.86%) SQL Server DBA
10 9 (3.47%) Test Engineer
10 9 (3.47%) Support Engineer
10 9 (3.47%) Architect
11 8 (3.09%) Consultant
11 8 (3.09%) Service Manager
11 8 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (2.70%) Data Manager
12 7 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
12 7 (2.70%) Business Analyst
13 6 (2.32%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.36%) .NET
2 26 (10.04%) HTML
3 19 (7.34%) ASP.NET
4 16 (6.18%) CSS
5 15 (5.79%) XML
6 11 (4.25%) Web Services
7 7 (2.70%) JSP
8 6 (2.32%) REST
9 5 (1.93%) Hibernate
9 5 (1.93%) Spring
10 4 (1.54%) JSF
10 4 (1.54%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.54%) LINQ
10 4 (1.54%) Django
10 4 (1.54%) WinForms
10 4 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (1.54%) XML Schema
10 4 (1.54%) Middleware
10 4 (1.54%) LAMP
10 4 (1.54%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.72%) Management Information System
2 19 (7.34%) Replication
3 15 (5.79%) Clustering
4 14 (5.41%) Client/Server
5 13 (5.02%) Mainframe
6 10 (3.86%) Open Source
7 6 (2.32%) Video on Demand
7 6 (2.32%) IPTV
7 6 (2.32%) Derivative
7 6 (2.32%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.32%) GIS
8 5 (1.93%) MPEG
8 5 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.54%) Firmware
9 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.77%) HACMP
10 2 (0.77%) NHS
10 2 (0.77%) PMI
10 2 (0.77%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.77%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.15%) UNIX
2 46 (17.76%) Linux
3 44 (16.99%) Windows
4 22 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (4.63%) Solaris
6 11 (4.25%) AIX
7 6 (2.32%) VMS
8 3 (1.16%) HPUX
8 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.77%) CentOS
9 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.39%) OS/400
10 1 (0.39%) OS/390
10 1 (0.39%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (11.97%) ITIL
2 29 (11.20%) Data Analysis
3 25 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (9.27%) Performance Management
5 22 (8.49%) Migration
6 19 (7.34%) Change Management
6 19 (7.34%) Data Modelling
6 19 (7.34%) Performance Testing
7 18 (6.95%) Capacity Planning
8 17 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
8 17 (6.56%) Configuration Management
8 17 (6.56%) Project Management
8 17 (6.56%) OO
9 15 (5.79%) Scrum
10 14 (5.41%) Data Management
11 13 (5.02%) Programme Management
11 13 (5.02%) Business Analysis
12 12 (4.63%) Service Delivery
13 11 (4.25%) Content Management
13 11 (4.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (32.05%) SQL
2 27 (10.42%) Perl
3 24 (9.27%) JavaScript
4 22 (8.49%) Java
5 17 (6.56%) C#
6 14 (5.41%) C
7 13 (5.02%) T-SQL
8 11 (4.25%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.86%) Python
10 9 (3.47%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.09%) C++
12 7 (2.70%) PHP
12 7 (2.70%) ABAP
13 6 (2.32%) VBA
13 6 (2.32%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.93%) Tcl
15 4 (1.54%) Ruby
15 4 (1.54%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.77%) Korn
17 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 19 (7.34%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 10 (3.86%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.70%) ISEB
4 7 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.32%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.54%) MCSE
7 4 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (1.54%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.16%) CCNA
9 2 (0.77%) RHCE
9 2 (0.77%) VCAP
9 2 (0.77%) VCP5
9 2 (0.77%) MCPD
9 2 (0.77%) VCP4
9 2 (0.77%) PhD
9 2 (0.77%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.18%) QA
2 8 (3.09%) SLA
3 7 (2.70%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (8.49%) Oracle RAC
2 15 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.02%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (2.32%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.32%) RHEV
5 5 (1.93%) vSphere
6 4 (1.54%) KVM
7 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.77%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (0.77%) Active Directory
7 2 (0.77%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.39%) RACF
Systems Management
1 18 (6.95%) Data Guard
2 11 (4.25%) BMC PATROL
3 7 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.32%) Tivoli
4 6 (2.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (2.32%) Puppet
5 5 (1.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (1.93%) Nagios
5 5 (1.93%) ITRS Geneos
6 4 (1.54%) CA Wily
6 4 (1.54%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.54%) SCOM
7 3 (1.16%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (1.16%) SCCM
7 3 (1.16%) Netcool
8 2 (0.77%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 74 (28.57%) Oracle
2 47 (18.15%) Microsoft
3 22 (8.49%) Red Hat
4 21 (8.11%) VMware
5 18 (6.95%) HP
6 14 (5.41%) Business Objects
7 12 (4.63%) Sybase
8 11 (4.25%) SAP
9 9 (3.47%) IBM
10 7 (2.70%) BMC
10 7 (2.70%) Citrix
10 7 (2.70%) Cisco
10 7 (2.70%) Symantec
11 6 (2.32%) FatWire
11 6 (2.32%) Veritas
11 6 (2.32%) EMC
12 5 (1.93%) Brocade
13 4 (1.54%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.54%) Informatica
13 4 (1.54%) Remedy
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