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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analysis
Rank 459 450 459
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 119 119 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.25% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.33% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 87 65
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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 £300 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £359 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.94% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £55.00 £22.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.44% -35.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+144.44% -35.71%
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
38925 35924 38359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.49% 74.48% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24714 22629 22625
Average daily rate £413 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.48% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1022 1412
Average hourly rate £23.50 £27.97 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.98% -11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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
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 19 September 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 +1 51 £523 +25.90% 9
South East +20 34 £375 +2.73% 8
Yorkshire +5 14 £400 +3.22% 4
West Midlands -9 12 £300 -20.00%
North West -5 4 £430 +46.38% 1
East Midlands +5 3 £430 +1.17% 1
East of England -32 3 £450 +26.76% 3
South West -45 2 £148 -56.29% 1
Performance Analysis
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Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 82 (31.66%) SQL
2 75 (28.96%) Finance
3 73 (28.19%) Oracle
4 54 (20.85%) Windows
5 53 (20.46%) Linux
6 50 (19.31%) UNIX
7 48 (18.53%) Microsoft
7 48 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
8 43 (16.60%) SQL Server
9 39 (15.06%) .NET
10 37 (14.29%) Oracle Database
11 34 (13.13%) MS Excel
12 33 (12.74%) Perl
13 32 (12.36%) ITIL
14 30 (11.58%) SAN
14 30 (11.58%) Banking
14 30 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
15 27 (10.42%) HTML
15 27 (10.42%) Java
16 26 (10.04%) TCP/IP
16 26 (10.04%) Data Analysis
17 25 (9.65%) VMware
17 25 (9.65%) Performance Testing
17 25 (9.65%) JavaScript
17 25 (9.65%) Red Hat
18 24 (9.27%) Performance Management
19 23 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (8.88%) Migration
19 23 (8.88%) C#
19 23 (8.88%) Oracle Database 10g

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (7.72%) IIS
2 18 (6.95%) Apache
3 12 (4.63%) Liferay
4 9 (3.47%) WebSphere
5 8 (3.09%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (1.93%) Drupal
7 4 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.54%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (1.54%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.16%) Node.js
8 3 (1.16%) Confluence
8 3 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.16%) SAS
8 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.77%) Documentum
10 1 (0.39%) nginx
10 1 (0.39%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 34 (13.13%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.02%) MS Office
3 10 (3.86%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (2.70%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.93%) SPSS
6 5 (1.93%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.77%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.77%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.77%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.39%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.39%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.39%) Magento
4 1 (0.39%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.39%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Force.com
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (11.58%) SAN
2 26 (10.04%) TCP/IP
3 21 (8.11%) Internet
4 20 (7.72%) HTTP
5 12 (4.63%) DNS
5 12 (4.63%) HTTPS
6 10 (3.86%) Wireshark
7 9 (3.47%) 3G
7 9 (3.47%) Intranet
8 8 (3.09%) GSM
8 8 (3.09%) LTE
9 7 (2.70%) NAS
9 7 (2.70%) Kerberos
10 6 (2.32%) Ethernet
10 6 (2.32%) 2G
10 6 (2.32%) 4G
11 5 (1.93%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (1.93%) NetScaler
11 5 (1.93%) tcpdump
11 5 (1.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.60%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 23 (8.88%) Oracle Database 10g
4 18 (6.95%) Oracle Database 11g
4 18 (6.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (6.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (5.79%) RDBMS
6 15 (5.79%) Relational Database
7 12 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (3.47%) Oracle Database 12c
9 8 (3.09%) MySQL
9 8 (3.09%) DB2
9 8 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (2.70%) Sybase IQ
10 7 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (2.32%) MS Access
11 6 (2.32%) Data Mining
11 6 (2.32%) SAP BW
11 6 (2.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.32%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (4.25%) LoadRunner
2 10 (3.86%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.47%) Maven
4 8 (3.09%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.32%) Fiddler
5 6 (2.32%) Subversion
6 5 (1.93%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.93%) Bitbucket
6 5 (1.93%) ClearCase
6 5 (1.93%) Ant
7 4 (1.54%) Introscope
7 4 (1.54%) JIRA
7 4 (1.54%) WinDbg
8 3 (1.16%) PostSharp
8 3 (1.16%) SoapUI
8 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.77%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.77%) JConsole
9 2 (0.77%) VisualVM
General
1 75 (28.96%) Finance
2 30 (11.58%) Banking
3 22 (8.49%) Marketing
4 13 (5.02%) Retail
5 10 (3.86%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.86%) Investment Banking
6 9 (3.47%) Front Office
7 8 (3.09%) Games
8 5 (1.93%) Local Government
8 5 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.93%) Back Office
8 5 (1.93%) Legal
9 2 (0.77%) Advertising
9 2 (0.77%) French Language
9 2 (0.77%) International Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (20.08%) Analyst
2 35 (13.51%) DBA
3 22 (8.49%) Administrator
4 20 (7.72%) Performance Analyst
5 19 (7.34%) Developer
6 17 (6.56%) SQL DBA
7 13 (5.02%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (4.63%) Architect
9 11 (4.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 11 (4.25%) Performance Engineer
10 10 (3.86%) Data Analyst
11 9 (3.47%) SQL Server DBA
12 8 (3.09%) Consultant
12 8 (3.09%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.09%) Test Engineer
13 7 (2.70%) Data Manager
13 7 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
13 7 (2.70%) Performance Test Analyst
13 7 (2.70%) Test Analyst
14 6 (2.32%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.06%) .NET
2 27 (10.42%) HTML
3 19 (7.34%) ASP.NET
4 16 (6.18%) XML
4 16 (6.18%) CSS
5 11 (4.25%) Web Services
6 9 (3.47%) JSP
7 7 (2.70%) REST
8 6 (2.32%) Middleware
9 5 (1.93%) FIX Protocol
9 5 (1.93%) LAMP
9 5 (1.93%) J2EE
10 4 (1.54%) SOAP
10 4 (1.54%) Struts
10 4 (1.54%) DHTML
10 4 (1.54%) XML Schema
10 4 (1.54%) WPF
10 4 (1.54%) LINQ
10 4 (1.54%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.54%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 48 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 16 (6.18%) Replication
4 14 (5.41%) Clustering
5 13 (5.02%) Mainframe
5 13 (5.02%) Client/Server
6 11 (4.25%) Open Source
7 7 (2.70%) Derivative
7 7 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.32%) GIS
8 6 (2.32%) Spread Betting
9 5 (1.93%) Video on Demand
9 5 (1.93%) IPTV
9 5 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.93%) MPEG
10 4 (1.54%) Firmware
10 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.77%) HACMP
11 2 (0.77%) Handset
11 2 (0.77%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 54 (20.85%) Windows
2 53 (20.46%) Linux
3 50 (19.31%) UNIX
4 22 (8.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (5.41%) Solaris
6 13 (5.02%) AIX
7 6 (2.32%) VMS
8 5 (1.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (1.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.16%) SUSE
9 3 (1.16%) HPUX
10 2 (0.77%) CentOS
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.39%) OS/390
11 1 (0.39%) zOS
11 1 (0.39%) OS/400
11 1 (0.39%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (12.36%) ITIL
2 30 (11.58%) Performance Tuning
3 26 (10.04%) Data Analysis
4 25 (9.65%) Performance Testing
5 24 (9.27%) Performance Management
6 23 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (8.88%) Migration
7 21 (8.11%) Change Management
8 20 (7.72%) Configuration Management
9 19 (7.34%) Data Modelling
10 17 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (6.56%) Capacity Planning
10 17 (6.56%) Scrum
11 14 (5.41%) Project Management
11 14 (5.41%) Data Management
12 13 (5.02%) Content Management
13 12 (4.63%) OO
13 12 (4.63%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (4.63%) Business Analysis
13 12 (4.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 82 (31.66%) SQL
2 33 (12.74%) Perl
3 27 (10.42%) Java
4 25 (9.65%) JavaScript
5 23 (8.88%) C#
6 15 (5.79%) C++
7 14 (5.41%) C
7 14 (5.41%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.25%) Python
8 11 (4.25%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.09%) PHP
10 7 (2.70%) ABAP
11 6 (2.32%) VBA
11 6 (2.32%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.32%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.93%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.93%) Tcl
13 4 (1.54%) Ruby
14 2 (0.77%) Korn
15 1 (0.39%) sed
Qualifications
1 20 (7.72%) Degree
2 16 (6.18%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.32%) ISEB
6 5 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.93%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.54%) MCSE
7 4 (1.54%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.77%) PhD
9 2 (0.77%) CCNA
9 2 (0.77%) ACCA
9 2 (0.77%) RHCE
9 2 (0.77%) CIMA
9 2 (0.77%) CCAB
9 2 (0.77%) MCPD
9 2 (0.77%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) QA
2 9 (3.47%) SLA
3 6 (2.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (8.49%) Oracle RAC
2 19 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (4.63%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.32%) RHEV
6 5 (1.93%) KVM
7 4 (1.54%) vSphere
8 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.16%) Active Directory
9 2 (0.77%) LiteSpeed
9 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.39%) Varnish
10 1 (0.39%) RACF
Systems Management
1 17 (6.56%) Data Guard
2 11 (4.25%) BMC PATROL
3 10 (3.86%) Puppet
4 8 (3.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 8 (3.09%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.32%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.93%) ITRS Geneos
6 5 (1.93%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.93%) Nagios
7 4 (1.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 4 (1.54%) SCOM
7 4 (1.54%) CA Wily
8 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (1.16%) NSN NetAct
8 3 (1.16%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.16%) SCCM
8 3 (1.16%) Netcool
8 3 (1.16%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.77%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.77%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 73 (28.19%) Oracle
2 48 (18.53%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.65%) VMware
3 25 (9.65%) Red Hat
4 17 (6.56%) HP
5 14 (5.41%) Business Objects
6 11 (4.25%) SAP
6 11 (4.25%) Sybase
7 10 (3.86%) Symantec
8 9 (3.47%) IBM
8 9 (3.47%) EMC
9 8 (3.09%) Citrix
10 7 (2.70%) Cisco
10 7 (2.70%) BMC
11 6 (2.32%) Veritas
11 6 (2.32%) FatWire
12 5 (1.93%) 3PAR
12 5 (1.93%) Brocade
13 4 (1.54%) Remedy
13 4 (1.54%) Informatica
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