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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 299 253 230
Rank change year-on-year
-46 -23
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 310 339 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.74% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.98% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 180 182
Average daily rate
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£425 £414 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% -2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £293 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 22
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.65 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% +5.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.05 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.40 £153.75 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-35.89% +81.39%
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
36276 34482 29909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.17% 75.38% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 23210 21106 18166
Average daily rate £425 £408 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 964 1079 1107
Average hourly rate £28.19 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.33 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £47.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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 -27 128 £425 +2.04% 42
South East -45 76 £450 +9.75% 15
East of England +6 22 £550 +37.50% 6
North West -21 20 £450 +6.82% 10
East Midlands +14 19 £330 -12.69% 2
Yorkshire -5 19 £265 -51.81% 17
West Midlands -3 13 £350 -15.15% 10
South West -22 12 £413 -12.00% 5
North East -7 2 - -
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 169 (26.04%) Finance
2 122 (18.80%) ITIL
3 107 (16.49%) Service Delivery
4 105 (16.18%) Project Management
5 99 (15.25%) SQL
6 93 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
7 79 (12.17%) Microsoft
7 79 (12.17%) Telecoms
8 77 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 75 (11.56%) Oracle
10 70 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
10 70 (10.79%) Service Management
11 68 (10.48%) Management Information System
12 65 (10.02%) Security Cleared
13 64 (9.86%) Windows
14 57 (8.78%) MS Excel
14 57 (8.78%) Degree
15 56 (8.63%) SLA
16 54 (8.32%) Coaching
17 52 (8.01%) SAP
18 49 (7.55%) Problem Management
19 48 (7.40%) Cisco
20 45 (6.93%) MS Office
21 44 (6.78%) Banking
21 44 (6.78%) Data Analysis
22 43 (6.63%) Change Management
22 43 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
23 42 (6.47%) VMware
24 41 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
24 41 (6.32%) PRINCE2

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 24 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 16 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 12 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 9 (1.39%) Lync
6 8 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.23%) SAS
7 7 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (0.92%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.77%) JBoss
9 5 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.62%) IIS
10 4 (0.62%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.31%) Apache
11 2 (0.31%) AquaLogic
12 1 (0.15%) CMS
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 57 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 45 (6.93%) MS Office
3 31 (4.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.31%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (2.00%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.23%) MS Project
7 3 (0.46%) SPSS
8 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.15%) InDesign
9 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 16 (2.47%) SAP HCM
2 5 (0.77%) BASE24
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.62%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.62%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.46%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.46%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 3 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.31%) Advent Geneva
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.31%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.31%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.31%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.31%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.31%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.77%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.62%) SaaS
3 4 (0.62%) Office 365
3 4 (0.62%) IBM SmartCloud
4 2 (0.31%) IaaS
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.39%) LAN
1 35 (5.39%) WAN
2 33 (5.08%) Firewall
3 31 (4.78%) Radio Access Network
4 29 (4.47%) 3G
5 27 (4.16%) SAN
6 26 (4.01%) MPLS
6 26 (4.01%) 4G
7 25 (3.85%) TCP/IP
8 22 (3.39%) LTE
9 20 (3.08%) 2G
10 17 (2.62%) DNS
11 16 (2.47%) SNMP
11 16 (2.47%) Network Security
12 14 (2.16%) OSPF
13 13 (2.00%) DSL
13 13 (2.00%) FTP
14 12 (1.85%) DHCP
14 12 (1.85%) GSM
14 12 (1.85%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.01%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.77%) Oracle Database
4 14 (2.16%) MySQL
5 13 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 9 (1.39%) QlikView
7 9 (1.39%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
8 8 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.92%) BusinessObjects XI
11 5 (0.77%) NonStop SQL
11 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.77%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 8 (1.23%) JIRA
2 6 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.46%) Maven
3 3 (0.46%) Ant
4 2 (0.31%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.15%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.15%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.15%) ERwin
5 1 (0.15%) Introscope
5 1 (0.15%) ChangeMan
5 1 (0.15%) LSMW
5 1 (0.15%) Subversion
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.15%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 169 (26.04%) Finance
2 79 (12.17%) Telecoms
3 44 (6.78%) Banking
4 36 (5.55%) Legal
5 27 (4.16%) Retail
6 15 (2.31%) Billing
7 14 (2.16%) Marketing
8 13 (2.00%) Law
9 8 (1.23%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.08%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.92%) Back Office
11 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.92%) Local Government
12 5 (0.77%) Publishing
13 3 (0.46%) Advertising
13 3 (0.46%) Front Office
14 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.31%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.31%) Automotive
14 2 (0.31%) Games
Job Titles
1 147 (22.65%) Analyst
2 67 (10.32%) Consultant
3 40 (6.16%) Project Manager
4 37 (5.70%) Developer
5 33 (5.08%) Business Analyst
6 28 (4.31%) Performance Analyst
7 26 (4.01%) Service Manager
7 26 (4.01%) Delivery Manager
8 24 (3.70%) Data Analyst
8 24 (3.70%) Architect
9 19 (2.93%) SAP Consultant
10 18 (2.77%) Administrator
11 15 (2.31%) Services Delivery Manager
12 13 (2.00%) Support Analyst
12 13 (2.00%) Service Analyst
12 13 (2.00%) DBA
12 13 (2.00%) Senior Manager
13 12 (1.85%) Business Manager
13 12 (1.85%) Performance Manager
14 11 (1.69%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.62%) .NET
2 15 (2.31%) Middleware
3 14 (2.16%) Web Services
4 10 (1.54%) XML
4 10 (1.54%) Ajax
5 7 (1.08%) SOAP
5 7 (1.08%) STL
5 7 (1.08%) ODBC
6 6 (0.92%) HTML
6 6 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (0.77%) Java EE
7 5 (0.77%) J2EE
8 4 (0.62%) CSS
9 3 (0.46%) Flash
9 3 (0.46%) EDI
9 3 (0.46%) JSON
9 3 (0.46%) HTML5
9 3 (0.46%) Apache Flex
10 2 (0.31%) SAP PI
10 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 93 (14.33%) Analytical Skills
2 68 (10.48%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.31%) NHS
4 18 (2.77%) Statistics
5 17 (2.62%) User Experience
6 14 (2.16%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.00%) Visualisation
8 12 (1.85%) Computer Science
9 11 (1.69%) Open Source
10 10 (1.54%) Data Integration
10 10 (1.54%) GIS
11 9 (1.39%) Thin Client
11 9 (1.39%) Mathematics
11 9 (1.39%) Fat Client
12 7 (1.08%) Freedom of Information
12 7 (1.08%) Clustering
12 7 (1.08%) Machine to Machine
13 6 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.77%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 64 (9.86%) Windows
2 38 (5.86%) UNIX
3 27 (4.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (4.01%) Linux
5 19 (2.93%) Windows 7
6 11 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.08%) Solaris
9 6 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.62%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.46%) Android
11 3 (0.46%) AIX
12 2 (0.31%) HPUX
12 2 (0.31%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.31%) SUSE
13 1 (0.15%) i5/OS
13 1 (0.15%) VMS
13 1 (0.15%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (18.80%) ITIL
2 107 (16.49%) Service Delivery
3 105 (16.18%) Project Management
4 77 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (10.79%) Service Management
5 70 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
6 54 (8.32%) Coaching
7 49 (7.55%) Problem Management
8 44 (6.78%) Data Analysis
9 43 (6.63%) Change Management
9 43 (6.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 41 (6.32%) PRINCE2
10 41 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
11 36 (5.55%) Migration
12 35 (5.39%) Validation
13 34 (5.24%) Risk Management
13 34 (5.24%) People Management
14 32 (4.93%) Business Analysis
15 31 (4.78%) ITSM
15 31 (4.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (15.25%) SQL
2 28 (4.31%) Java
3 20 (3.08%) Perl
4 17 (2.62%) C++
5 11 (1.69%) C
5 11 (1.69%) VBA
5 11 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 10 (1.54%) Python
7 9 (1.39%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.39%) VB.NET
7 9 (1.39%) C#
8 6 (0.92%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.77%) VB
9 5 (0.77%) ABAP
10 4 (0.62%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.46%) RPG
12 2 (0.31%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.31%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.31%) VC++
12 2 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (10.02%) Security Cleared
2 57 (8.78%) Degree
3 35 (5.39%) SC Cleared
4 18 (2.77%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (2.16%) CCNP
5 14 (2.16%) CIPD
5 14 (2.16%) VCP4
6 13 (2.00%) ISEB
7 11 (1.69%) CISSP
8 8 (1.23%) CCIE
8 8 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.08%) CCNA
10 6 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.92%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.62%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.62%) PMP
12 4 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.46%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (8.63%) SLA
2 29 (4.47%) QA
3 9 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.08%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.77%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.31%) GAMP
8 2 (0.31%) GMP
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.15%) P3O
9 1 (0.15%) COBIT
System Software
1 32 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (4.16%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.85%) XenApp
5 9 (1.39%) NLBS
6 8 (1.23%) Xen
7 7 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (0.77%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.46%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.46%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.31%) Firmware
10 2 (0.31%) NFS
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.31%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.15%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.15%) vSphere
11 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.15%) UAG
11 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (1.85%) SCCM
2 9 (1.39%) WSUS
3 8 (1.23%) SCOM
3 8 (1.23%) OpenView
4 6 (0.92%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.92%) OPNET
4 6 (0.92%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.77%) Netcool
5 5 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
5 5 (0.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (0.62%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (0.46%) Puppet
8 2 (0.31%) NetCrunch
8 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Satellite
8 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.31%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.31%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 2 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.31%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 79 (12.17%) Microsoft
2 75 (11.56%) Oracle
3 52 (8.01%) SAP
4 48 (7.40%) Cisco
5 42 (6.47%) VMware
6 30 (4.62%) Business Objects
7 28 (4.31%) HP
8 24 (3.70%) Citrix
9 22 (3.39%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 20 (3.08%) BMC
11 18 (2.77%) EMC
11 18 (2.77%) Ericsson
11 18 (2.77%) IBM
12 16 (2.47%) Tableau
13 15 (2.31%) Nortel
13 15 (2.31%) Huawei
14 14 (2.16%) CheckPoint
14 14 (2.16%) Remedy
15 8 (1.23%) Teradata
15 8 (1.23%) Hyperion
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £400 - £600 per hour + Flexibility
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + Negotiation
Posted: Yesterday
Skipton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £420 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + Negotiation
Posted: 2 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £380 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Allen Lane
Rate: £480 - £500+ per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
QA Limited
Rate: £191.62 per week
Posted: 17 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago