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 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analysis
Rank 484 474 410
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -64
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 88 89 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.25% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 74
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£388 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £527 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Average hourly rate £33.00 £46.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.64% +105.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £46.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.64% +105.55%
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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 0 38 £425 -5.55% 11
South East -35 25 £420 +3.44% 6
North West -11 9 £238 -20.75% 3
South West -3 5 £425 - 1
Yorkshire -17 3 £131 -72.65% 4
East Midlands -5 2 £400 -
East of England +4 1 - - 5
West Midlands - 1 £388 - 1
Performance Analysis
UK

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 56 (29.63%) SQL
2 51 (26.98%) Windows
3 39 (20.63%) Microsoft
4 38 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (19.58%) Linux
6 34 (17.99%) Capacity Planning
7 33 (17.46%) Finance
7 33 (17.46%) Oracle
8 32 (16.93%) SQL Server
9 30 (15.87%) ITIL
10 27 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (13.23%) UNIX
12 24 (12.70%) MS Excel
13 21 (11.11%) Security Cleared
14 20 (10.58%) .NET
14 20 (10.58%) Project Management
15 19 (10.05%) Cisco
16 18 (9.52%) Banking
17 17 (8.99%) HP
17 17 (8.99%) T-SQL
17 17 (8.99%) Perl
17 17 (8.99%) AIX
17 17 (8.99%) Management Information System
18 16 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
18 16 (8.47%) TCP/IP
18 16 (8.47%) SC Cleared
18 16 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (7.94%) SAN
19 15 (7.94%) MS Visio
19 15 (7.94%) Firewall

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (5.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.23%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.23%) IIS
3 7 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 7 (3.70%) Apache
4 6 (3.17%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (2.65%) Drupal
6 3 (1.59%) MS Project Server
6 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.06%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.06%) Liferay
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.53%) CMS
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.53%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 24 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.94%) MS Visio
3 14 (7.41%) MS Project
4 8 (4.23%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (3.17%) MS Office
6 4 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.53%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.53%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.47%) TCP/IP
2 15 (7.94%) SAN
2 15 (7.94%) Firewall
3 13 (6.88%) MPLS
4 10 (5.29%) Internet
4 10 (5.29%) DNS
4 10 (5.29%) Ethernet
5 9 (4.76%) VoIP
6 8 (4.23%) LAN
7 7 (3.70%) WAN
8 6 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (3.17%) VPN
8 6 (3.17%) ADSL
9 5 (2.65%) LDAP
9 5 (2.65%) Wireless
9 5 (2.65%) OSPF
9 5 (2.65%) BGP
9 5 (2.65%) Wireshark
10 4 (2.12%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (2.12%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.93%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.82%) MySQL
5 10 (5.29%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (4.23%) DB2
7 7 (3.70%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.70%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server 2000
8 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.12%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.59%) OLAP
10 3 (1.59%) DTS
10 3 (1.59%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 10 (5.29%) Maven
1 10 (5.29%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (4.23%) Ant
3 6 (3.17%) Selenium
3 6 (3.17%) SoapUI
3 6 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.17%) ClearCase
4 5 (2.65%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.65%) Bitbucket
5 4 (2.12%) JBehave
5 4 (2.12%) Toad
6 3 (1.59%) JIRA
7 2 (1.06%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.06%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.06%) JMeter
7 2 (1.06%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.06%) IntelliJ
General
1 33 (17.46%) Finance
2 18 (9.52%) Banking
3 9 (4.76%) Front Office
4 5 (2.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.65%) Marketing
5 4 (2.12%) Local Government
5 4 (2.12%) Games
6 3 (1.59%) Advertising
7 2 (1.06%) French Language
7 2 (1.06%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.06%) Back Office
7 2 (1.06%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (18.52%) Analyst
2 19 (10.05%) Team Leader
3 14 (7.41%) Consultant
4 12 (6.35%) Administrator
5 11 (5.82%) Developer
5 11 (5.82%) Architect
6 10 (5.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (5.29%) DBA
6 10 (5.29%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 8 (4.23%) SQL DBA
9 7 (3.70%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.17%) Performance Analyst
10 6 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.17%) Network Analyst
11 5 (2.65%) Data Analyst
11 5 (2.65%) Information Analyst
11 5 (2.65%) Coordinator
11 5 (2.65%) SOA Architect
11 5 (2.65%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.58%) .NET
2 11 (5.82%) WCF
3 10 (5.29%) Middleware
3 10 (5.29%) HTML
3 10 (5.29%) XML
4 9 (4.76%) J2EE
4 9 (4.76%) LINQ
5 8 (4.23%) .NET Framework
5 8 (4.23%) JSP
6 7 (3.70%) SOAP
6 7 (3.70%) REST
7 6 (3.17%) Java EE
7 6 (3.17%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (3.17%) ASP.NET
8 5 (2.65%) LAMP
8 5 (2.65%) WPF
9 4 (2.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (2.12%) WinForms
9 4 (2.12%) Web Services
9 4 (2.12%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.82%) Clustering
4 10 (5.29%) Replication
5 9 (4.76%) NHS
5 9 (4.76%) Derivative
6 7 (3.70%) Open Source
7 6 (3.17%) e-Health
7 6 (3.17%) CLARiiON
7 6 (3.17%) Symmetrix
8 5 (2.65%) IVR
8 5 (2.65%) HACMP
8 5 (2.65%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.65%) Informatics
8 5 (2.65%) Equity Derivative
9 4 (2.12%) Statistics
9 4 (2.12%) Symmetrix DMX
9 4 (2.12%) EMC Centera
10 3 (1.59%) Smartcard
10 3 (1.59%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 51 (26.98%) Windows
2 37 (19.58%) Linux
3 25 (13.23%) UNIX
4 17 (8.99%) AIX
5 13 (6.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (4.76%) HPUX
8 8 (4.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.23%) Solaris
9 7 (3.70%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.17%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.12%) Windows NT
12 3 (1.59%) CentOS
12 3 (1.59%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.06%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.06%) Android
14 1 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (20.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.99%) Capacity Planning
3 30 (15.87%) ITIL
4 20 (10.58%) Project Management
5 16 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (7.41%) Scrum
7 12 (6.35%) Migration
8 11 (5.82%) Workflow
8 11 (5.82%) Change Management
8 11 (5.82%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (5.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (5.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (5.82%) DevOps
9 10 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.29%) Configuration Management
9 10 (5.29%) SOA
10 9 (4.76%) PRINCE2
10 9 (4.76%) OO
10 9 (4.76%) Data Migration
10 9 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 56 (29.63%) SQL
2 17 (8.99%) T-SQL
2 17 (8.99%) Perl
3 14 (7.41%) Python
3 14 (7.41%) Java
3 14 (7.41%) C#
4 12 (6.35%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.82%) Bash Shell
6 10 (5.29%) PHP
7 8 (4.23%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.17%) C++
8 6 (3.17%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.12%) XAML
10 3 (1.59%) C
10 3 (1.59%) VBScript
10 3 (1.59%) VB
10 3 (1.59%) Groovy
10 3 (1.59%) Ruby
11 2 (1.06%) sed
11 2 (1.06%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.47%) SC Cleared
3 14 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (3.70%) Degree
6 6 (3.17%) CCNP
6 6 (3.17%) CCNA
7 4 (2.12%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.59%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.06%) ISEB
10 1 (0.53%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.53%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.82%) SLA
2 6 (3.17%) QA
3 3 (1.59%) COBIT
4 2 (1.06%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.53%) EFQM
5 1 (0.53%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.65%) NFS
2 5 (2.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 5 (2.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (2.65%) KVM
3 4 (2.12%) Firmware
4 3 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.06%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.06%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 14 (7.41%) Puppet
1 14 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (3.17%) CA Spectrum
2 6 (3.17%) NetBackup
2 6 (3.17%) OpenView
3 5 (2.65%) Vagrant
4 4 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.59%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.06%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.06%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (1.06%) Control-M
6 2 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.53%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (0.53%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.53%) SCCM
7 1 (0.53%) SCOM
7 1 (0.53%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 39 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 33 (17.46%) Oracle
3 19 (10.05%) Cisco
4 17 (8.99%) HP
5 9 (4.76%) IBM
5 9 (4.76%) Avaya
6 8 (4.23%) Brocade
6 8 (4.23%) DevExpress
6 8 (4.23%) Symantec
6 8 (4.23%) CA
6 8 (4.23%) Sun
6 8 (4.23%) Business Objects
7 7 (3.70%) SAP
7 7 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.70%) VMware
7 7 (3.70%) Remedy
7 7 (3.70%) F5
8 6 (3.17%) EMC
9 5 (2.65%) Veritas
9 5 (2.65%) 3PAR
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