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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analysis
Rank 496 433 434
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +1
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 90 138 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.37% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 76 72
Average daily rate
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£415 £413 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £363 £324
% change year-on-year
+5.17% +11.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £39.51 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+139.42% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £14.50 £13.77
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.93 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.51% +7.69%
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
38825 37125 33654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.63% 76.37% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25541 23575 20700
Average daily rate £415 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1038 1126 1021
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 2 July 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 -15 37 £600 +20.00% 14
South East -37 25 £415 -0.59% 6
North West -14 14 £400 +14.28% 5
East Midlands -7 3 £338 -
North East - 3 £320 -
South West -4 2 £338 +15.38% 5
Yorkshire -31 2 - - 2
West Midlands -1 1 - -
East of England -9 1 - - 1
Performance Analysis
UK

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 48 (26.37%) Finance
2 44 (24.18%) SQL
3 43 (23.63%) Windows
4 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 34 (18.68%) Linux
6 32 (17.58%) Oracle
6 32 (17.58%) Migration
7 28 (15.38%) UNIX
8 27 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (14.29%) Java
10 24 (13.19%) Banking
11 23 (12.64%) MS Excel
11 23 (12.64%) Project Management
12 22 (12.09%) JavaScript
12 22 (12.09%) Security Cleared
13 21 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (11.54%) Perl
13 21 (11.54%) EMC
14 20 (10.99%) HP
14 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
14 20 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 20 (10.99%) Data Migration
14 20 (10.99%) Performance Tuning
15 19 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (10.44%) VMware
16 18 (9.89%) Change Management
16 18 (9.89%) C#
16 18 (9.89%) MS Visio
16 18 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
17 17 (9.34%) T-SQL

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (5.49%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.20%) LiveLink
3 3 (1.65%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.65%) IIS
4 2 (1.10%) Apache
4 2 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.10%) CMS
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.10%) Node.js
4 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.10%) Liferay
4 2 (1.10%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.55%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (12.64%) MS Excel
2 18 (9.89%) MS Visio
3 8 (4.40%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (3.85%) MS Project
5 2 (1.10%) MS Office
5 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.10%) GitHub
2 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.69%) SAN
2 13 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.95%) MPLS
4 8 (4.40%) Internet
4 8 (4.40%) Ethernet
4 8 (4.40%) LAN
5 7 (3.85%) WAN
5 7 (3.85%) DNS
6 6 (3.30%) Firewall
6 6 (3.30%) Wireless
6 6 (3.30%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (2.75%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (2.75%) iSCSI
7 5 (2.75%) LTE
7 5 (2.75%) 3G
7 5 (2.75%) LDAP
8 4 (2.20%) VPN
8 4 (2.20%) OSPF
8 4 (2.20%) BGP
8 4 (2.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 11 (6.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.04%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.95%) DB2
5 8 (4.40%) RDBMS
5 8 (4.40%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (3.85%) MySQL
7 6 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.75%) Data Mining
8 5 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.65%) DTS
9 3 (1.65%) OLAP
9 3 (1.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.10%) JasperReports
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle OLAP
10 2 (1.10%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 11 (6.04%) Maven
2 9 (4.95%) Ant
3 7 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 7 (3.85%) ClearCase
3 7 (3.85%) Selenium
4 6 (3.30%) SoapUI
5 4 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.20%) JBehave
5 4 (2.20%) Toad
6 3 (1.65%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.10%) JMeter
7 2 (1.10%) gulp
7 2 (1.10%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.10%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.10%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.10%) Fiddler
7 2 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.10%) JIRA
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
General
1 48 (26.37%) Finance
2 24 (13.19%) Banking
3 12 (6.59%) Telecoms
4 10 (5.49%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.30%) Front Office
6 4 (2.20%) Back Office
6 4 (2.20%) Marketing
7 3 (1.65%) Local Government
7 3 (1.65%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.10%) Advertising
8 2 (1.10%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) French Language
9 1 (0.55%) Games
9 1 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 29 (15.93%) Analyst
2 28 (15.38%) Developer
3 14 (7.69%) Administrator
4 13 (7.14%) Architect
4 13 (7.14%) Consultant
5 10 (5.49%) DBA
6 9 (4.95%) Business Analyst
7 8 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (4.40%) Java Developer
7 8 (4.40%) C# Developer
7 8 (4.40%) SQL DBA
7 8 (4.40%) Process Engineer
8 7 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
8 7 (3.85%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.30%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (3.30%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (3.30%) Network Engineer
9 6 (3.30%) Project Manager
10 5 (2.75%) Data Analyst
10 5 (2.75%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.79%) .NET
2 13 (7.14%) HTML
2 13 (7.14%) SOAP
3 11 (6.04%) XML
3 11 (6.04%) .NET Framework
4 9 (4.95%) JSP
5 8 (4.40%) Middleware
5 8 (4.40%) WCF
6 7 (3.85%) XML Messaging
6 7 (3.85%) ASP.NET
7 6 (3.30%) CSS
7 6 (3.30%) WPF
7 6 (3.30%) LINQ
7 6 (3.30%) jQuery
8 5 (2.75%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (2.75%) WinForms
8 5 (2.75%) J2EE
8 5 (2.75%) Web Services
9 3 (1.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (9.34%) Data Centre
3 14 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 13 (7.14%) Clustering
5 11 (6.04%) Derivative
6 10 (5.49%) CLARiiON
7 8 (4.40%) Replication
7 8 (4.40%) HACMP
8 7 (3.85%) NHS
9 6 (3.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.75%) Symmetrix
10 5 (2.75%) Statistics
10 5 (2.75%) Celerra
10 5 (2.75%) Informatics
10 5 (2.75%) Fixed Income
10 5 (2.75%) EqualLogic
11 4 (2.20%) Symmetrix DMX
11 4 (2.20%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (2.20%) EMC Centera
11 4 (2.20%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.63%) Windows
2 34 (18.68%) Linux
3 28 (15.38%) UNIX
4 17 (9.34%) AIX
5 12 (6.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (4.95%) Solaris
7 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.75%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.20%) Windows NT
10 4 (2.20%) HPUX
11 3 (1.65%) VMS
12 2 (1.10%) SUSE
13 1 (0.55%) Debian
13 1 (0.55%) CentOS
13 1 (0.55%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.55%) OS/390
13 1 (0.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (17.58%) Migration
2 23 (12.64%) Project Management
3 21 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (10.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 20 (10.99%) Data Migration
4 20 (10.99%) Performance Tuning
5 19 (10.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 18 (9.89%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (9.89%) Change Management
7 15 (8.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (6.59%) Quality Management
9 11 (6.04%) Six Sigma
9 11 (6.04%) Configuration Management
9 11 (6.04%) Lean Six Sigma
9 11 (6.04%) Root Cause Analysis
9 11 (6.04%) BPMN
10 9 (4.95%) SDLC
10 9 (4.95%) Network Management
10 9 (4.95%) Risk Management
11 8 (4.40%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 44 (24.18%) SQL
2 26 (14.29%) Java
3 22 (12.09%) JavaScript
4 21 (11.54%) Perl
5 18 (9.89%) C#
6 17 (9.34%) T-SQL
6 17 (9.34%) Shell Script
7 16 (8.79%) Python
8 6 (3.30%) C++
8 6 (3.30%) PL/SQL
9 5 (2.75%) sed
9 5 (2.75%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.20%) AWK
11 3 (1.65%) Ruby
11 3 (1.65%) VBScript
11 3 (1.65%) VB
11 3 (1.65%) C
11 3 (1.65%) PHP
12 1 (0.55%) Groovy
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.59%) MCTS
3 12 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.04%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (5.49%) Degree
6 7 (3.85%) CCNP
6 7 (3.85%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.75%) CCNA
8 4 (2.20%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
8 4 (2.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (1.10%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (1.10%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.55%) MCITP
10 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.55%) MCSE
10 1 (0.55%) CCIE
10 1 (0.55%) OCP
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.40%) SLA
2 3 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.55%) EFQM
System Software
1 16 (8.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 10 (5.49%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (5.49%) vSphere
4 7 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (2.75%) Veritas File System
5 5 (2.75%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.75%) NFS
5 5 (2.75%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.55%) RACF
6 1 (0.55%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.55%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (6.04%) Puppet
2 9 (4.95%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.85%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.30%) OpenView
5 3 (1.65%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (1.65%) SCCM
5 3 (1.65%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle ZFS
6 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (1.10%) BMC Performance Manager
6 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
6 2 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (1.10%) Control-M
7 1 (0.55%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.55%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.55%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 35 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 32 (17.58%) Oracle
3 21 (11.54%) EMC
4 20 (10.99%) HP
5 19 (10.44%) VMware
6 16 (8.79%) Cisco
7 14 (7.69%) Symantec
7 14 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 13 (7.14%) IBM
8 13 (7.14%) SAP
9 10 (5.49%) Veritas
10 9 (4.95%) Business Objects
10 9 (4.95%) 3PAR
11 5 (2.75%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (2.20%) Greenplum
12 4 (2.20%) DevExpress
12 4 (2.20%) Dell
12 4 (2.20%) Remedy
12 4 (2.20%) Mapinfo
12 4 (2.20%) Reuters
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