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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analysis
Rank 487 455 455
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 102 104 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.22% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 64 48
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£400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £266 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £572 £428 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £39.25 £16.98 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £12.92 -
% change year-on-year
+203.79% -
Performance Analysis
UK

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
37611 35073 32579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.56% 74.26% 72.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25023 22021 19511
Average daily rate £425 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1075 1369
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 December 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 +22 46 £425 +13.33% 17
South East -4 42 £400 +19.40% 7
Yorkshire -9 5 £388 -5.44% 3
North West -7 4 £319 +6.25% 2
East Midlands -3 2 £350 +16.66%
South West -22 2 - - 3
West Midlands - - - - 2
East of England - - - - 3
Performance Analysis
UK

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 62 (28.05%) Windows
2 56 (25.34%) Linux
3 55 (24.89%) SQL
4 51 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 48 (21.72%) Finance
6 42 (19.00%) Oracle
7 41 (18.55%) ITIL
7 41 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (17.19%) .NET
9 37 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
10 33 (14.93%) UNIX
11 31 (14.03%) SQL Server
12 29 (13.12%) Configuration Management
13 28 (12.67%) Capacity Planning
14 27 (12.22%) Scrum
14 27 (12.22%) Perl
15 26 (11.76%) AIX
16 25 (11.31%) MS Excel
16 25 (11.31%) TCP/IP
17 24 (10.86%) C#
17 24 (10.86%) DevOps
18 23 (10.41%) JavaScript
18 23 (10.41%) SAN
18 23 (10.41%) VMware
18 23 (10.41%) Management Information System
18 23 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (10.41%) Banking
19 22 (9.95%) HTML
20 21 (9.50%) Performance Tuning
20 21 (9.50%) Security Cleared

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (7.24%) IIS
2 13 (5.88%) Apache
3 10 (4.52%) Drupal
4 9 (4.07%) MS Exchange
5 5 (2.26%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.81%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
6 4 (1.81%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.36%) Node.js
8 2 (0.90%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.90%) Liferay
8 2 (0.90%) Confluence
8 2 (0.90%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.07%) Spreadsheet
2 9 (4.07%) MS Project
2 9 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 7 (3.17%) MS Office
4 4 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.45%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.31%) TCP/IP
2 23 (10.41%) SAN
3 17 (7.69%) DNS
4 14 (6.33%) Internet
5 10 (4.52%) Wireshark
6 9 (4.07%) Firewall
7 8 (3.62%) LAN
8 7 (3.17%) NAS
8 7 (3.17%) LTE
8 7 (3.17%) GSM
8 7 (3.17%) Ethernet
8 7 (3.17%) Kerberos
8 7 (3.17%) MPLS
9 6 (2.71%) 4G
9 6 (2.71%) 2G
9 6 (2.71%) WAN
9 6 (2.71%) tcpdump
10 5 (2.26%) VoIP
10 5 (2.26%) ADSL
10 5 (2.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.03%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.24%) Relational Database
3 15 (6.79%) Oracle Database
4 14 (6.33%) DB2
4 14 (6.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (5.88%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.98%) MySQL
7 9 (4.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (2.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.26%) BusinessObjects XI
10 5 (2.26%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.26%) MS Access
11 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (1.36%) NoSQL
12 3 (1.36%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.90%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 15 (6.79%) Git (software)
2 14 (6.33%) Maven
3 12 (5.43%) Ant
3 12 (5.43%) ClearCase
4 10 (4.52%) Bitbucket
4 10 (4.52%) Jenkins
5 8 (3.62%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.71%) JIRA
7 5 (2.26%) Selenium
7 5 (2.26%) JBehave
7 5 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.26%) SoapUI
8 4 (1.81%) LoadRunner
8 4 (1.81%) Subversion
9 2 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.90%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.45%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 48 (21.72%) Finance
2 23 (10.41%) Banking
3 12 (5.43%) Games
3 12 (5.43%) Marketing
4 7 (3.17%) Front Office
5 5 (2.26%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.26%) Advertising
6 4 (1.81%) Local Government
7 3 (1.36%) Retail
7 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.36%) Back Office
8 2 (0.90%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) International Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 38 (17.19%) Analyst
2 22 (9.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (8.14%) Team Leader
4 15 (6.79%) Performance Analyst
5 12 (5.43%) Architect
6 11 (4.98%) Administrator
7 10 (4.52%) Developer
8 9 (4.07%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (3.62%) Consultant
9 8 (3.62%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.62%) DBA
9 8 (3.62%) Performance Test Analyst
10 7 (3.17%) UNIX Engineer
10 7 (3.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.71%) Data Manager
11 6 (2.71%) Data Analyst
12 5 (2.26%) SQL DBA
12 5 (2.26%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (2.26%) Service Desk Team Leader
12 5 (2.26%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (17.19%) .NET
2 22 (9.95%) HTML
3 17 (7.69%) XML
4 14 (6.33%) JSP
5 12 (5.43%) REST
6 10 (4.52%) LAMP
6 10 (4.52%) ASP.NET
7 9 (4.07%) CSS
8 8 (3.62%) Middleware
9 7 (3.17%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (3.17%) SOAP
9 7 (3.17%) J2EE
10 6 (2.71%) WCF
10 6 (2.71%) LINQ
10 6 (2.71%) .NET Framework
10 6 (2.71%) Java EE
11 5 (2.26%) WPF
11 5 (2.26%) Web Services
12 4 (1.81%) Oracle Fusion
13 3 (1.36%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.74%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (10.41%) Management Information System
3 12 (5.43%) Clustering
3 12 (5.43%) Mainframe
3 12 (5.43%) Open Source
4 9 (4.07%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.62%) Replication
5 8 (3.62%) Derivative
6 7 (3.17%) Spread Betting
7 5 (2.26%) IVR
7 5 (2.26%) e-Health
7 5 (2.26%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.81%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.81%) HACMP
9 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.36%) HP StorageWorks
9 3 (1.36%) Smartcard
9 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.90%) User Experience
10 2 (0.90%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 62 (28.05%) Windows
2 56 (25.34%) Linux
3 33 (14.93%) UNIX
4 26 (11.76%) AIX
5 17 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (6.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (4.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (4.98%) Solaris
9 6 (2.71%) VMS
10 5 (2.26%) Windows 7
10 5 (2.26%) HPUX
11 4 (1.81%) CentOS
12 3 (1.36%) SUSE
12 3 (1.36%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.90%) Android
13 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.90%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.45%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.55%) ITIL
1 41 (18.55%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (13.12%) Configuration Management
3 28 (12.67%) Capacity Planning
4 27 (12.22%) Scrum
5 24 (10.86%) DevOps
6 23 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (9.50%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (6.79%) Content Management
10 14 (6.33%) Change Management
10 14 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
10 14 (6.33%) Performance Testing
11 13 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.88%) Workflow
12 12 (5.43%) Low Latency
13 11 (4.98%) Performance Improvement
13 11 (4.98%) Data Management
13 11 (4.98%) Performance Management
13 11 (4.98%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (24.89%) SQL
2 27 (12.22%) Perl
3 24 (10.86%) C#
4 23 (10.41%) JavaScript
5 17 (7.69%) Java
6 15 (6.79%) Shell Script
7 14 (6.33%) PHP
7 14 (6.33%) Python
8 12 (5.43%) Bash Shell
9 11 (4.98%) C++
10 10 (4.52%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.81%) C
11 4 (1.81%) Ruby
12 3 (1.36%) XAML
13 2 (0.90%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.90%) Groovy
13 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.90%) Korn
14 1 (0.45%) VB
14 1 (0.45%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 21 (9.50%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.60%) ITIL Certification
3 18 (8.14%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.62%) Degree
5 7 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.26%) CCNA
7 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.36%) ISEB
8 2 (0.90%) CCAB
8 2 (0.90%) PhD
8 2 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.45%) MCPD
9 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.45%) CCIE
9 1 (0.45%) CCNP
9 1 (0.45%) MCSE
9 1 (0.45%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.07%) SLA
2 8 (3.62%) QA
3 4 (1.81%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.36%) COBIT
5 2 (0.90%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.45%) P3O
System Software
1 16 (7.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.52%) KVM
3 8 (3.62%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.71%) RHEV
5 4 (1.81%) Firmware
5 4 (1.81%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.81%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (1.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (1.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.90%) NFS
7 2 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.45%) Varnish
8 1 (0.45%) SRDF
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 21 (9.50%) Puppet
2 19 (8.60%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (4.52%) Vagrant
4 6 (2.71%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.26%) CA Spectrum
6 4 (1.81%) ARCserve
7 3 (1.36%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (1.36%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (1.36%) Netcool
7 3 (1.36%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.36%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.90%) BMC PATROL
8 2 (0.90%) MAINVIEW
8 2 (0.90%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.90%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.45%) SCCM
9 1 (0.45%) SCOM
9 1 (0.45%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 51 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 42 (19.00%) Oracle
3 23 (10.41%) VMware
4 17 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 13 (5.88%) Business Objects
5 13 (5.88%) Cisco
6 12 (5.43%) Symantec
7 10 (4.52%) HP
8 9 (4.07%) Brocade
8 9 (4.07%) CA
8 9 (4.07%) Avaya
9 8 (3.62%) SAP
9 8 (3.62%) Altiris
10 7 (3.17%) F5
11 6 (2.71%) EMC
11 6 (2.71%) Sun
11 6 (2.71%) IBM
11 6 (2.71%) 3PAR
12 5 (2.26%) DevExpress
12 5 (2.26%) Remedy
London
Zetman
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day plus expenses
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham
Orgtel
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago