The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 296 275 259
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -16
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 323 324 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.66% 0.69% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.93% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 168 184
Average daily rate
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£425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £561 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £396 £368
% change year-on-year
+0.83% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 13
Average hourly rate £17.60 £31.75 £17.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.56% +80.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £18.95 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.20 £73.95 £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £28.25 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-28.31% +60.87%
Performance Management
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
36864 34787 31986
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.80% 74.29% 72.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24516 21800 19146
Average daily rate £425 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1032 1076 1341
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Management across the England region.

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in England

Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in England

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the England region.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in England

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the England region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Performance Management
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 Management within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 -23 124 £433 +1.82% 23
South East -4 90 £428 +0.58% 12
South West -19 24 £360 -9.09% 5
East of England -11 21 £325 -17.46% 12
Yorkshire -8 19 £350 -34.88% 2
North West 0 16 £413 -30.08% 5
West Midlands -9 14 £300 -22.07% 5
East Midlands +6 12 £330 -7.04% 4
North East -24 3 - -
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Management 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 Management.

1 179 (26.52%) Finance
2 137 (20.30%) ITIL
3 119 (17.63%) Project Management
4 96 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
5 95 (14.07%) SQL
6 91 (13.48%) Service Delivery
7 87 (12.89%) Microsoft
7 87 (12.89%) Security Cleared
8 78 (11.56%) Service Management
9 75 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 75 (11.11%) Oracle
9 75 (11.11%) Windows
10 68 (10.07%) Management Information System
11 67 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (9.93%) MS Excel
11 67 (9.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 63 (9.33%) Degree
13 60 (8.89%) Coaching
14 59 (8.74%) PRINCE2
15 57 (8.44%) Telecoms
16 55 (8.15%) MS Office
16 55 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
16 55 (8.15%) Data Analysis
17 53 (7.85%) Change Management
18 50 (7.41%) Problem Management
19 49 (7.26%) SC Cleared
20 48 (7.11%) SLA
20 48 (7.11%) Cisco
21 45 (6.67%) SAP
21 45 (6.67%) UNIX

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 14 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (1.93%) SAS
3 13 (1.93%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.63%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.89%) WebLogic
5 6 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (0.74%) IIS
6 5 (0.74%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.59%) JBoss
7 4 (0.59%) CICS
8 3 (0.44%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.44%) Lync
9 2 (0.30%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.15%) CMS
10 1 (0.15%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.15%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 67 (9.93%) MS Excel
2 55 (8.15%) MS Office
3 23 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 14 (2.07%) MS Project
5 14 (2.07%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.59%) SPSS
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.15%) InDesign
8 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.15%) FastStats
8 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (0.74%) BASE24
1 5 (0.74%) ResourceLink
2 4 (0.59%) SAP HCM
2 4 (0.59%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.44%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.44%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.30%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.30%) VisionPLUS
4 2 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.30%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (0.30%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.30%) Misys Midas
4 2 (0.30%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.30%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.15%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.89%) SaaS
2 5 (0.74%) IaaS
3 4 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.59%) IBM SmartCloud
4 3 (0.44%) PaaS
5 1 (0.15%) Taleo
5 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.93%) WAN
2 39 (5.78%) LAN
3 37 (5.48%) SAN
4 34 (5.04%) Firewall
5 27 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 26 (3.85%) MPLS
7 22 (3.26%) Radio Access Network
8 21 (3.11%) 3G
9 19 (2.81%) SNMP
10 17 (2.52%) DNS
11 16 (2.37%) 4G
11 16 (2.37%) BIG-IP
12 15 (2.22%) 2G
12 15 (2.22%) Telnet
12 15 (2.22%) DSL
13 13 (1.93%) LTE
14 12 (1.78%) Network Security
14 12 (1.78%) OSPF
14 12 (1.78%) HTTP
15 11 (1.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 42 (6.22%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (2.81%) Oracle Database
4 17 (2.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (2.37%) MySQL
6 13 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (1.93%) SQL Server 2005
7 12 (1.78%) Oracle BI EE
8 11 (1.63%) Oracle ODI
8 11 (1.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 10 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.33%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.19%) QlikView
11 8 (1.19%) SAP BW
12 7 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (0.89%) Data Mining
14 5 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (0.74%) NonStop SQL
14 5 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (0.74%) LoadRunner
2 3 (0.44%) JIRA
3 2 (0.30%) Ant
3 2 (0.30%) RequisitePro
3 2 (0.30%) JMeter
3 2 (0.30%) Maven
3 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.15%) ChangeMan
4 1 (0.15%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 179 (26.52%) Finance
2 57 (8.44%) Telecoms
3 41 (6.07%) Retail
4 38 (5.63%) Banking
5 34 (5.04%) Legal
6 18 (2.67%) Law
7 17 (2.52%) Marketing
8 13 (1.93%) Billing
9 11 (1.63%) Local Government
10 8 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (1.04%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.89%) Back Office
12 6 (0.89%) Advertising
12 6 (0.89%) Publishing
13 3 (0.44%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.30%) Front Office
14 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.30%) Automotive
14 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 162 (24.00%) Analyst
2 56 (8.30%) Project Manager
3 49 (7.26%) Business Analyst
3 49 (7.26%) Consultant
4 31 (4.59%) Developer
5 29 (4.30%) Service Manager
6 26 (3.85%) Performance Analyst
7 24 (3.56%) Delivery Manager
8 22 (3.26%) Data Analyst
9 18 (2.67%) Administrator
10 17 (2.52%) DBA
11 16 (2.37%) Architect
12 15 (2.22%) SQL DBA
13 14 (2.07%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (2.07%) Support Analyst
13 14 (2.07%) Service Analyst
14 13 (1.93%) Services Delivery Manager
15 11 (1.63%) Business Manager
15 11 (1.63%) Designer
16 10 (1.48%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (3.11%) .NET
2 15 (2.22%) Web Services
2 15 (2.22%) Middleware
3 14 (2.07%) Ajax
4 11 (1.63%) XML
5 9 (1.33%) ODBC
5 9 (1.33%) SOAP
6 8 (1.19%) HTML
7 7 (1.04%) CSS
7 7 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (0.89%) STL
9 5 (0.74%) J2EE
9 5 (0.74%) ASP.NET
9 5 (0.74%) Flash
9 5 (0.74%) HTML5
9 5 (0.74%) Regular Expression
9 5 (0.74%) JSON
9 5 (0.74%) Apache Flex
10 4 (0.59%) Java EE
10 4 (0.59%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 96 (14.22%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (10.07%) Management Information System
3 26 (3.85%) NHS
4 22 (3.26%) Statistics
5 19 (2.81%) Mathematics
6 18 (2.67%) Blackberry
6 18 (2.67%) User Experience
7 14 (2.07%) Clustering
8 13 (1.93%) Computer Science
9 12 (1.78%) Open Source
10 10 (1.48%) Fat Client
10 10 (1.48%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.19%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.04%) Performance Metrics
12 7 (1.04%) Informatics
13 6 (0.89%) GIS
13 6 (0.89%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.74%) Machine to Machine
14 5 (0.74%) PMI
14 5 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.11%) Windows
2 45 (6.67%) UNIX
3 32 (4.74%) Linux
3 32 (4.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 29 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.81%) Windows 7
6 10 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.89%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.74%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.59%) Solaris
11 3 (0.44%) Android
12 2 (0.30%) AIX
12 2 (0.30%) HPUX
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.30%) SUSE
13 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.15%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (20.30%) ITIL
2 119 (17.63%) Project Management
3 91 (13.48%) Service Delivery
4 78 (11.56%) Service Management
5 75 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (9.93%) Business Intelligence
6 67 (9.93%) Continuous Improvement
7 60 (8.89%) Coaching
8 59 (8.74%) PRINCE2
9 55 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (8.15%) Data Analysis
10 53 (7.85%) Change Management
11 50 (7.41%) Problem Management
12 39 (5.78%) Risk Management
13 33 (4.89%) Line Management
14 32 (4.74%) Mentoring
14 32 (4.74%) People Management
14 32 (4.74%) Workflow
15 31 (4.59%) ITSM
16 30 (4.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 95 (14.07%) SQL
2 30 (4.44%) Java
3 29 (4.30%) Perl
4 17 (2.52%) C++
5 15 (2.22%) C#
6 13 (1.93%) C
6 13 (1.93%) Shell Script
7 11 (1.63%) VBA
8 8 (1.19%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.19%) Python
9 6 (0.89%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.74%) T-SQL
11 4 (0.59%) ABAP
12 3 (0.44%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.44%) RPG
13 2 (0.30%) R
13 2 (0.30%) SAPscript
13 2 (0.30%) VC++
13 2 (0.30%) COBOL
13 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (12.89%) Security Cleared
2 63 (9.33%) Degree
3 49 (7.26%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
5 15 (2.22%) ISEB
5 15 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 15 (2.22%) CIPD
6 14 (2.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 13 (1.93%) CCNP
8 12 (1.78%) CISSP
8 12 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.33%) CCIE
10 8 (1.19%) PMI Certification
10 8 (1.19%) MCTS
11 6 (0.89%) CIMA
11 6 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.89%) CCNA
11 6 (0.89%) ACCA
11 6 (0.89%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.11%) SLA
2 24 (3.56%) QA
3 10 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 8 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.89%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.74%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.30%) GAMP
7 2 (0.30%) GMP
7 2 (0.30%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 36 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.07%) XenApp
4 13 (1.93%) NLBS
5 11 (1.63%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 10 (1.48%) Xen
7 6 (0.89%) NFS
8 5 (0.74%) vSphere
9 4 (0.59%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (0.44%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.44%) ProxySG
10 3 (0.44%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.30%) Firmware
11 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.15%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.15%) XenServer
12 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (1.93%) WSUS
1 13 (1.93%) SCCM
2 12 (1.78%) SCOM
3 10 (1.48%) OpenView
4 8 (1.19%) OPNET
5 6 (0.89%) NetBackup
5 6 (0.89%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.74%) Netcool
7 4 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (0.44%) Backup Exec
8 3 (0.44%) NSN NetAct
9 2 (0.30%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 2 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
9 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.30%) Puppet
9 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Satellite
9 2 (0.30%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.30%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 87 (12.89%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.11%) Oracle
3 48 (7.11%) Cisco
4 45 (6.67%) SAP
4 45 (6.67%) VMware
5 30 (4.44%) HP
6 23 (3.41%) EMC
6 23 (3.41%) IBM
6 23 (3.41%) Citrix
7 19 (2.81%) BMC
8 17 (2.52%) Business Objects
8 17 (2.52%) Tableau
9 16 (2.37%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 16 (2.37%) CheckPoint
10 12 (1.78%) Splunk
11 11 (1.63%) Remedy
11 11 (1.63%) Ericsson
12 10 (1.48%) Huawei
12 10 (1.48%) F5
13 8 (1.19%) SolarWinds
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
West London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Hudson - London
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 400-650 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Comvergent Limited
Rate: Excellent Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £15.00 - £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £180 - £250 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £160 - £180 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 280-350 Per Day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 20 days ago
Surrey
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-450 Per Day
Posted: 23 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £270 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Northamptonshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250 Per Day
Posted: 26 days ago