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 2 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 307 288 304
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 335 341 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.62% 0.67% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.87% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 195 151
Average daily rate
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£420 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+18.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £36.23 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.83% +44.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £25.92 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £45.45 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.23 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-53.07% +6.54%
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
42068 39089 36771
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.23% 76.40% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27933 24730 23055
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1141 1099 1032
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -8 145 £355 -6.57% 44
North West +6 54 £498 +36.86% 12
South East -41 44 £420 +20.00% 15
East of England +1 26 £475 +20.63% 4
South West -3 24 £325 -18.23% 9
West Midlands -5 15 £310 +7.82% 5
East Midlands -2 10 £375 -20.21% 2
North East -23 10 £490 +22.50%
Yorkshire -31 6 £300 +11.11% 11
Midlands - 1 £725 -
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 143 (23.95%) Finance
2 114 (19.10%) Project Management
3 111 (18.59%) ITIL
4 99 (16.58%) Microsoft
5 87 (14.57%) Service Management
6 85 (14.24%) Service Delivery
7 83 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
8 79 (13.23%) Cisco
9 76 (12.73%) SQL
10 70 (11.73%) Management Information System
11 68 (11.39%) Windows
12 64 (10.72%) Oracle
13 62 (10.39%) Security Cleared
14 60 (10.05%) PRINCE2
15 58 (9.72%) Degree
16 57 (9.55%) Problem Management
17 56 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
18 55 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
19 54 (9.05%) Firewall
20 53 (8.88%) Disaster Recovery
20 53 (8.88%) SLA
21 52 (8.71%) HP
21 52 (8.71%) VMware
22 50 (8.38%) MS Office
23 47 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
24 45 (7.54%) Linux
24 45 (7.54%) Change Management
25 44 (7.37%) Active Directory
25 44 (7.37%) SC Cleared
26 43 (7.20%) LAN

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 41 (6.87%) MS Exchange
2 27 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 14 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.34%) OpenStack
4 8 (1.34%) Eucalyptus
4 8 (1.34%) Apache
4 8 (1.34%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.01%) Lync
7 5 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.67%) Drupal
8 4 (0.67%) JBoss
9 3 (0.50%) IIS
9 3 (0.50%) SAS
9 3 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (8.38%) MS Office
2 39 (6.53%) MS Excel
3 14 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.84%) MS Project
6 3 (0.50%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.17%) SPSS
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.84%) Primavera
2 4 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.67%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.34%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.17%) HFM
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 1 (0.17%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.17%) Agresso
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.17%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.01%) IaaS
3 8 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (0.67%) Office 365
6 4 (0.67%) GitHub
7 3 (0.50%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.50%) Yammer
8 2 (0.34%) Taleo
8 2 (0.34%) SaaS
9 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (9.05%) Firewall
2 43 (7.20%) LAN
3 42 (7.04%) MPLS
4 40 (6.70%) WAN
5 30 (5.03%) SAN
5 30 (5.03%) DNS
5 30 (5.03%) 3G
6 29 (4.86%) BIG-IP
6 29 (4.86%) 4G
7 28 (4.69%) DSL
8 27 (4.52%) DHCP
9 22 (3.69%) Wi-Fi
10 16 (2.68%) BGP
11 15 (2.51%) OSPF
11 15 (2.51%) VoIP
12 14 (2.35%) Radio Access Network
12 14 (2.35%) Network Security
13 13 (2.18%) VLAN
13 13 (2.18%) FTP
13 13 (2.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.85%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (2.51%) Oracle Database
5 13 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.68%) MySQL
7 8 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.67%) Sybase ASE
9 4 (0.67%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.50%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 7 (1.17%) GitLab
2 4 (0.67%) JIRA
2 4 (0.67%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.50%) Toad
3 3 (0.50%) Maven
4 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.34%) Ant
4 2 (0.34%) MSI
4 2 (0.34%) Introscope
4 2 (0.34%) JMeter
4 2 (0.34%) Subversion
5 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.17%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 143 (23.95%) Finance
2 40 (6.70%) Banking
3 38 (6.37%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.02%) Law
5 16 (2.68%) Marketing
6 14 (2.35%) Legal
7 10 (1.68%) Retail
8 9 (1.51%) Investment Banking
9 8 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.34%) Back Office
10 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.01%) Billing
11 5 (0.84%) Local Government
11 5 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.84%) Front Office
11 5 (0.84%) Advertising
12 4 (0.67%) Publishing
13 3 (0.50%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Games
14 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 116 (19.43%) Analyst
2 64 (10.72%) Project Manager
3 57 (9.55%) Consultant
4 33 (5.53%) Developer
5 28 (4.69%) Architect
5 28 (4.69%) Service Manager
6 26 (4.36%) Business Analyst
7 21 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
8 19 (3.18%) Operations Analyst
9 17 (2.85%) Programme Manager
9 17 (2.85%) Performance Analyst
10 14 (2.35%) DBA
10 14 (2.35%) Technical Manager
10 14 (2.35%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (2.18%) Support Engineer
11 13 (2.18%) Applications Manager
12 12 (2.01%) Senior Manager
12 12 (2.01%) Applications Support
13 11 (1.84%) Support Analyst
13 11 (1.84%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.69%) .NET
2 17 (2.85%) Middleware
3 15 (2.51%) HTML
4 12 (2.01%) CSS
4 12 (2.01%) Web Services
4 12 (2.01%) XML
4 12 (2.01%) 802.1X
5 8 (1.34%) HTML5
5 8 (1.34%) jQuery
6 6 (1.01%) RSS
6 6 (1.01%) J2EE
7 5 (0.84%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.67%) Ajax
8 4 (0.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (0.67%) Drush
9 3 (0.50%) JDBC
9 3 (0.50%) SOAP
9 3 (0.50%) Java EE
9 3 (0.50%) XHTML
9 3 (0.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 83 (13.90%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (11.73%) Management Information System
3 36 (6.03%) Data Centre
4 29 (4.86%) Blackberry
5 17 (2.85%) Replication
6 16 (2.68%) NHS
6 16 (2.68%) Thin Client
6 16 (2.68%) Fat Client
7 13 (2.18%) EMC VMAX
7 13 (2.18%) User Experience
8 9 (1.51%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (1.34%) CMDB
9 8 (1.34%) Social Media
9 8 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 8 (1.34%) Enterprise Cloud
10 7 (1.17%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.17%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.17%) IVR
11 6 (1.01%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 68 (11.39%) Windows
2 45 (7.54%) Linux
3 42 (7.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 42 (7.04%) UNIX
4 41 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (5.70%) Windows 7
6 13 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.17%) Solaris
9 6 (1.01%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.84%) SUSE
11 4 (0.67%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
12 3 (0.50%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.50%) VME
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.17%) MVS
14 1 (0.17%) HPUX
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (19.10%) Project Management
2 111 (18.59%) ITIL
3 87 (14.57%) Service Management
4 85 (14.24%) Service Delivery
5 60 (10.05%) PRINCE2
6 57 (9.55%) Problem Management
7 56 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 55 (9.21%) Agile Software Development
9 53 (8.88%) Disaster Recovery
10 45 (7.54%) Change Management
11 38 (6.37%) Business Analysis
11 38 (6.37%) Business Continuity
12 36 (6.03%) Coaching
13 35 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
14 34 (5.70%) Capacity Management
15 33 (5.53%) Line Management
15 33 (5.53%) Application Performance Management
16 31 (5.19%) Network Management
16 31 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 30 (5.03%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 76 (12.73%) SQL
2 27 (4.52%) Java
3 17 (2.85%) JavaScript
3 17 (2.85%) Perl
4 15 (2.51%) C#
5 14 (2.35%) C++
5 14 (2.35%) Shell Script
6 11 (1.84%) Python
6 11 (1.84%) VB
6 11 (1.84%) PowerShell
7 10 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.51%) PHP
9 8 (1.34%) C
10 7 (1.17%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.67%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.67%) VBScript
12 3 (0.50%) VBA
12 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.50%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
13 2 (0.34%) REXX
Qualifications
1 62 (10.39%) Security Cleared
2 58 (9.72%) Degree
3 44 (7.37%) SC Cleared
4 22 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (3.18%) CCNP
6 15 (2.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 14 (2.35%) CCNA
8 12 (2.01%) DV Cleared
9 10 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 7 (1.17%) HND
10 7 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.17%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.84%) CCSA
12 5 (0.84%) CCSE
12 5 (0.84%) HNC
13 4 (0.67%) MBA
14 3 (0.50%) Check Point Certification
14 3 (0.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (8.88%) SLA
2 32 (5.36%) QA
3 8 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.17%) P3O
System Software
1 47 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 44 (7.37%) Active Directory
3 27 (4.52%) NLBS
4 17 (2.85%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.51%) Xen
6 13 (2.18%) SRDF
6 13 (2.18%) XenApp
7 11 (1.84%) VMware ESX
8 9 (1.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 9 (1.51%) vSphere
9 7 (1.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 5 (0.84%) VMware Server
11 4 (0.67%) Snort
11 4 (0.67%) DFS Replication
11 4 (0.67%) XenDesktop
12 3 (0.50%) Squid
13 2 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (0.34%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 27 (4.52%) WSUS
2 18 (3.02%) NetBackup
3 8 (1.34%) OpenView
3 8 (1.34%) SCCM
3 8 (1.34%) Puppet
4 7 (1.17%) Oracle ZFS
4 7 (1.17%) SCOM
5 6 (1.01%) HP NNM
5 6 (1.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (0.84%) NetCrunch
6 5 (0.84%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (0.67%) SCOrch
7 4 (0.67%) Tivoli
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.67%) Nagios
8 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.50%) CA Spectrum
8 3 (0.50%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.34%) Ionix
Vendors
1 99 (16.58%) Microsoft
2 79 (13.23%) Cisco
3 64 (10.72%) Oracle
4 52 (8.71%) HP
4 52 (8.71%) VMware
5 40 (6.70%) CheckPoint
6 37 (6.20%) SAP
7 31 (5.19%) IBM
8 29 (4.86%) Citrix
9 26 (4.36%) EMC
9 26 (4.36%) NetApp
10 21 (3.52%) Red Hat
11 18 (3.02%) ServiceNow
12 17 (2.85%) Avaya
13 14 (2.35%) F5
13 14 (2.35%) Blue Coat
13 14 (2.35%) BT
14 13 (2.18%) Brocade
14 13 (2.18%) Dell
15 10 (1.68%) Sybase
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £125 - £200 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Enterprise Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago