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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analysis
Rank 462 435 479
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +44
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 117 116 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 83 54
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£425 £365 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £491 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+13.94% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £39.25 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.44% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £22.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+74.44% +50.00%
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
38739 35662 36929
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 74.61% 72.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25226 22568 21925
Average daily rate £423 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1102 1033 1380
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +21 51 £500 +29.03% 16
South East +4 39 £400 +21.21% 2
West Midlands -13 11 £300 +11.11%
Yorkshire -5 9 £414 +4.64% 5
North West -8 5 £430 +49.56% 1
East Midlands 0 4 £430 +18.62% 4
South West -35 1 £148 -56.29% 1
East of England -40 1 £450 +28.57% 3
Performance Analysis
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Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 75 (29.07%) SQL
2 71 (27.52%) Finance
3 64 (24.81%) Linux
4 61 (23.64%) Oracle
5 59 (22.87%) Windows
6 51 (19.77%) Microsoft
7 47 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (17.83%) UNIX
8 46 (17.83%) .NET
9 37 (14.34%) MS Excel
10 35 (13.57%) SQL Server
10 35 (13.57%) Perl
11 33 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (12.40%) HTML
13 31 (12.02%) ITIL
14 30 (11.63%) JavaScript
15 29 (11.24%) TCP/IP
15 29 (11.24%) Banking
16 28 (10.85%) Java
17 27 (10.47%) Scrum
17 27 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
18 26 (10.08%) Management Information System
18 26 (10.08%) Configuration Management
18 26 (10.08%) IIS
18 26 (10.08%) Performance Testing
19 24 (9.30%) C#
20 23 (8.91%) SAN
20 23 (8.91%) DevOps
21 22 (8.53%) AIX
21 22 (8.53%) Internet

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 26 (10.08%) IIS
2 21 (8.14%) Apache
3 10 (3.88%) Drupal
3 10 (3.88%) Liferay
4 7 (2.71%) WebSphere
4 7 (2.71%) IBM HTTP Server
5 4 (1.55%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.55%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 3 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (1.16%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.16%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (1.16%) Confluence
6 3 (1.16%) Node.js
7 2 (0.78%) Documentum
7 2 (0.78%) SAS
8 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.39%) nginx
Applications
1 37 (14.34%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.88%) MS Office
2 10 (3.88%) Spreadsheet
3 8 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.94%) MS Project
5 4 (1.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.78%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.39%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.39%) Magento
3 1 (0.39%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.94%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Force.com
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.24%) TCP/IP
2 23 (8.91%) SAN
3 22 (8.53%) Internet
4 20 (7.75%) HTTP
5 14 (5.43%) Wireshark
6 13 (5.04%) DNS
7 12 (4.65%) HTTPS
8 10 (3.88%) Ethernet
9 9 (3.49%) Firewall
10 8 (3.10%) GSM
10 8 (3.10%) Intranet
10 8 (3.10%) LTE
11 7 (2.71%) NAS
11 7 (2.71%) Kerberos
12 6 (2.33%) 4G
12 6 (2.33%) tcpdump
12 6 (2.33%) 3G
12 6 (2.33%) 2G
13 5 (1.94%) VLAN
13 5 (1.94%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.57%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.75%) Oracle Database
3 17 (6.59%) Relational Database
4 16 (6.20%) RDBMS
5 14 (5.43%) DB2
6 11 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (3.88%) MySQL
8 9 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.71%) Oracle Database 10g
11 6 (2.33%) Oracle Database 12c
11 6 (2.33%) MS Access
11 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.94%) BusinessObjects XI
12 5 (1.94%) Data Mining
13 4 (1.55%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (5.81%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.43%) Maven
3 12 (4.65%) LoadRunner
4 11 (4.26%) Ant
4 11 (4.26%) ClearCase
5 10 (3.88%) Jenkins
5 10 (3.88%) Bitbucket
6 8 (3.10%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.33%) SoapUI
7 6 (2.33%) Subversion
7 6 (2.33%) JIRA
7 6 (2.33%) Fiddler
8 4 (1.55%) JBehave
8 4 (1.55%) WinDbg
8 4 (1.55%) Introscope
8 4 (1.55%) Selenium
9 3 (1.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (1.16%) PostSharp
10 2 (0.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.78%) JConsole
General
1 71 (27.52%) Finance
2 29 (11.24%) Banking
3 19 (7.36%) Marketing
4 10 (3.88%) Retail
5 9 (3.49%) Investment Banking
5 9 (3.49%) Games
6 8 (3.10%) Front Office
7 6 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.94%) Local Government
8 5 (1.94%) Back Office
8 5 (1.94%) Legal
9 4 (1.55%) Advertising
10 3 (1.16%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.78%) International Banking
12 1 (0.39%) French Language
12 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (19.77%) Analyst
2 21 (8.14%) Administrator
2 21 (8.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (7.36%) DBA
4 18 (6.98%) Performance Analyst
5 16 (6.20%) Developer
6 12 (4.65%) Consultant
7 11 (4.26%) Performance Engineer
7 11 (4.26%) Data Analyst
8 10 (3.88%) Test Engineer
9 9 (3.49%) Oracle DBA
9 9 (3.49%) Architect
10 8 (3.10%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.10%) SQL DBA
10 8 (3.10%) Performance Test Analyst
11 7 (2.71%) Service Manager
11 7 (2.71%) UNIX Engineer
11 7 (2.71%) Data Manager
12 6 (2.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 6 (2.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (17.83%) .NET
2 32 (12.40%) HTML
3 20 (7.75%) XML
4 19 (7.36%) ASP.NET
5 15 (5.81%) CSS
6 14 (5.43%) JSP
7 12 (4.65%) REST
8 10 (3.88%) Web Services
8 10 (3.88%) LAMP
9 7 (2.71%) SOAP
10 6 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (2.33%) Java EE
11 4 (1.55%) WebCenter
11 4 (1.55%) J2EE
11 4 (1.55%) WinForms
11 4 (1.55%) .NET Framework
11 4 (1.55%) WPF
11 4 (1.55%) LINQ
11 4 (1.55%) Django
12 3 (1.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (18.22%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.08%) Management Information System
3 15 (5.81%) Open Source
4 13 (5.04%) Client/Server
5 11 (4.26%) Mainframe
6 8 (3.10%) Replication
7 7 (2.71%) Spread Betting
7 7 (2.71%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.71%) Derivative
7 7 (2.71%) Clustering
7 7 (2.71%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.94%) IPTV
8 5 (1.94%) GIS
8 5 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.94%) MPEG
8 5 (1.94%) Video on Demand
9 4 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.55%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.55%) IVR
9 4 (1.55%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.81%) Linux
2 59 (22.87%) Windows
3 46 (17.83%) UNIX
4 22 (8.53%) AIX
5 18 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.10%) Solaris
7 7 (2.71%) HPUX
8 6 (2.33%) VMS
8 6 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.16%) CentOS
10 3 (1.16%) SUSE
11 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.78%) Android
12 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.39%) OS/390
12 1 (0.39%) zOS
12 1 (0.39%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (12.02%) ITIL
3 27 (10.47%) Scrum
3 27 (10.47%) Performance Tuning
4 26 (10.08%) Configuration Management
4 26 (10.08%) Performance Testing
5 23 (8.91%) DevOps
6 22 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (7.75%) Change Management
7 20 (7.75%) Data Analysis
8 19 (7.36%) Root Cause Analysis
9 18 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (6.98%) Content Management
9 18 (6.98%) Performance Management
10 17 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 14 (5.43%) Data Management
12 13 (5.04%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (5.04%) Migration
12 13 (5.04%) Data Modelling
12 13 (5.04%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 75 (29.07%) SQL
2 35 (13.57%) Perl
3 30 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 28 (10.85%) Java
5 24 (9.30%) C#
6 17 (6.59%) Python
7 16 (6.20%) C++
8 14 (5.43%) PHP
8 14 (5.43%) Shell Script
9 12 (4.65%) C
10 11 (4.26%) T-SQL
10 11 (4.26%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.33%) VBA
12 5 (1.94%) Tcl
12 5 (1.94%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.55%) ABAP
13 4 (1.55%) Ruby
14 2 (0.78%) Korn
14 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.39%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.20%) SC Cleared
3 12 (4.65%) Degree
4 11 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.10%) ISEB
6 7 (2.71%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.94%) CCNA
8 5 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.16%) MCSE
11 2 (0.78%) PhD
11 2 (0.78%) RHCE
11 2 (0.78%) ACCA
11 2 (0.78%) CIMA
11 2 (0.78%) CCAB
11 2 (0.78%) MCPD
11 2 (0.78%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.04%) QA
2 8 (3.10%) SLA
3 5 (1.94%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.43%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (3.88%) KVM
4 8 (3.10%) Firmware
5 6 (2.33%) RHEV
5 6 (2.33%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (1.94%) VMware ESX
6 5 (1.94%) Active Directory
7 3 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.39%) LiteSpeed
9 1 (0.39%) RACF
9 1 (0.39%) Varnish
9 1 (0.39%) vSphere
9 1 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (6.98%) Puppet
2 16 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (3.88%) Vagrant
3 10 (3.88%) Data Guard
4 7 (2.71%) BMC PATROL
5 6 (2.33%) Tivoli
6 5 (1.94%) Nagios
6 5 (1.94%) ITRS Geneos
7 4 (1.55%) CA Wily
7 4 (1.55%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (1.55%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.16%) NSN NetAct
8 3 (1.16%) Netcool
8 3 (1.16%) ARCserve
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
8 3 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.39%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 61 (23.64%) Oracle
2 51 (19.77%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.14%) Red Hat
4 19 (7.36%) VMware
5 17 (6.59%) HP
6 15 (5.81%) Business Objects
7 13 (5.04%) Cisco
8 10 (3.88%) IBM
8 10 (3.88%) SAP
9 9 (3.49%) Symantec
10 8 (3.10%) Brocade
11 7 (2.71%) CA
12 6 (2.33%) EMC
12 6 (2.33%) Sun
13 5 (1.94%) Altiris
13 5 (1.94%) FatWire
13 5 (1.94%) Citrix
13 5 (1.94%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.55%) F5
14 4 (1.55%) Avaya
England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £250 - 270 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
North Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago