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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 284 302 274
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -28
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 341 286 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 0.81% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 146 162
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Average hourly rate £36.23 £25.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.90% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.92 £15.45 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.45 £32.50 £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.23 £34.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+6.54% +41.66%
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
38157 35471 37978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.55% 73.71% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24108 22248 22476
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1089 974 1367
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.36% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 August 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 August 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 August 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 +29 145 £375 -3.53% 37
South East -25 66 £350 -6.66% 10
East of England -4 30 £394 +1.67% 14
West Midlands +7 26 £288 -33.13% 6
South West -20 26 £398 -14.05% 4
North West -8 21 £364 +18.01% 8
Yorkshire -7 8 £280 -22.75% 8
East Midlands -7 8 £470 +23.27% 2
North East - 4 £400 - 2
South Coast - - - -
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 192 (29.09%) Finance
2 116 (17.58%) ITIL
3 106 (16.06%) Project Management
4 98 (14.85%) Security Cleared
5 94 (14.24%) Change Management
6 89 (13.48%) Microsoft
7 70 (10.61%) Service Management
7 70 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 69 (10.45%) Service Delivery
9 67 (10.15%) MS Excel
10 66 (10.00%) Degree
11 63 (9.55%) Management Information System
12 62 (9.39%) SQL
12 62 (9.39%) SC Cleared
13 61 (9.24%) PRINCE2
14 60 (9.09%) Windows
15 59 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
16 57 (8.64%) SAP
17 54 (8.18%) MS Office
17 54 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
18 53 (8.03%) Oracle
19 52 (7.88%) Problem Management
20 50 (7.58%) SAN
20 50 (7.58%) Banking
21 47 (7.12%) Data Analysis
22 46 (6.97%) Cisco
23 43 (6.52%) Telecoms
24 40 (6.06%) Risk Management
24 40 (6.06%) VMware
25 39 (5.91%) UNIX

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 22 (3.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.36%) CICS
4 9 (1.36%) WebSphere
4 9 (1.36%) SAS
5 8 (1.21%) MS Project Server
6 5 (0.76%) Apache
7 4 (0.61%) NetWeaver
7 4 (0.61%) IIS
8 3 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.45%) Oracle UPK
8 3 (0.45%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.30%) SAP Portal
9 2 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 67 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 54 (8.18%) MS Office
3 20 (3.03%) MS Project
3 20 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 20 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.45%) SPSS
6 1 (0.15%) FastStats
6 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.36%) SAP HR
1 9 (1.36%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 5 (0.76%) ResourceLink
2 5 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.76%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (0.76%) SAP BPC
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.61%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.45%) HFM
4 3 (0.45%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.45%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.30%) SAP GTS
5 2 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.30%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.82%) SaaS
2 9 (1.36%) SuccessFactors
3 6 (0.91%) IaaS
4 3 (0.45%) PaaS
5 2 (0.30%) Taleo
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.58%) SAN
2 29 (4.39%) WAN
3 28 (4.24%) LAN
4 23 (3.48%) Firewall
5 21 (3.18%) MPLS
6 20 (3.03%) Connectrix
7 19 (2.88%) 3G
8 18 (2.73%) BIG-IP
9 17 (2.58%) DSL
10 16 (2.42%) DNS
11 10 (1.52%) Intranet
12 9 (1.36%) 2G
12 9 (1.36%) SGSN
12 9 (1.36%) LDAP
12 9 (1.36%) Radio Access Network
13 8 (1.21%) GGSN
13 8 (1.21%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.06%) L2TP
14 7 (1.06%) SS7
15 6 (0.91%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (1.82%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 11 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.67%) SAP BW
6 10 (1.52%) Data Mining
7 9 (1.36%) DB2
7 9 (1.36%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (1.21%) MySQL
8 8 (1.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.06%) QlikView
10 6 (0.91%) Oracle ODI
11 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
11 5 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (0.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (0.76%) LoadRunner
2 2 (0.30%) JMeter
2 2 (0.30%) JIRA
2 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.30%) Selenium
3 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.15%) CA Gen
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.15%) RequisitePro
General
1 192 (29.09%) Finance
2 50 (7.58%) Banking
3 43 (6.52%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.79%) Retail
5 24 (3.64%) Legal
6 22 (3.33%) Local Government
7 21 (3.18%) Marketing
8 16 (2.42%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.52%) Law
9 10 (1.52%) Front Office
10 9 (1.36%) Billing
11 8 (1.21%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (1.21%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.76%) Advertising
13 3 (0.45%) Publishing
13 3 (0.45%) Back Office
13 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.30%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.15%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 176 (26.67%) Analyst
2 72 (10.91%) Project Manager
3 49 (7.42%) Business Analyst
4 36 (5.45%) Consultant
5 35 (5.30%) Performance Analyst
6 24 (3.64%) Service Manager
7 23 (3.48%) Storage Engineer
8 21 (3.18%) Operations Engineer
9 19 (2.88%) Senior Analyst
9 19 (2.88%) Architect
10 18 (2.73%) Administrator
11 17 (2.58%) Senior Manager
12 15 (2.27%) Data Analyst
12 15 (2.27%) Performance Manager
13 14 (2.12%) Delivery Manager
13 14 (2.12%) Developer
14 13 (1.97%) Service Analyst
15 11 (1.67%) DBA
15 11 (1.67%) Infrastructure Manager
15 11 (1.67%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.12%) .NET
2 13 (1.97%) Regular Expression
3 12 (1.82%) Middleware
4 11 (1.67%) Web Services
5 9 (1.36%) XML
6 6 (0.91%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 5 (0.76%) Ajax
7 5 (0.76%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (0.76%) HTML
7 5 (0.76%) SOAP
7 5 (0.76%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.76%) CSS
8 4 (0.61%) CGI
8 4 (0.61%) Flash
8 4 (0.61%) SAP Basis
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.61%) Velocity
8 4 (0.61%) Apache Flex
8 4 (0.61%) HTML5
9 3 (0.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 63 (9.55%) Management Information System
2 34 (5.15%) NHS
3 19 (2.88%) Statistics
4 17 (2.58%) Mathematics
4 17 (2.58%) Blackberry
5 13 (1.97%) Thin Client
5 13 (1.97%) Fat Client
6 12 (1.82%) Clustering
7 9 (1.36%) PMI
8 6 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 6 (0.91%) Replication
8 6 (0.91%) Computer Science
8 6 (0.91%) Informatics
9 5 (0.76%) Data Extraction
9 5 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 5 (0.76%) Open Source
10 4 (0.61%) FMCG
10 4 (0.61%) DataPower
10 4 (0.61%) Equities
10 4 (0.61%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.09%) Windows
2 39 (5.91%) UNIX
3 34 (5.15%) Linux
4 32 (4.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.88%) Windows 7
7 7 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (0.91%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.61%) Solaris
9 4 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.45%) AIX
10 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.30%) zOS
11 2 (0.30%) CentOS
11 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.15%) VMS
12 1 (0.15%) HPUX
12 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (17.58%) ITIL
2 106 (16.06%) Project Management
3 94 (14.24%) Change Management
4 70 (10.61%) Service Management
4 70 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 69 (10.45%) Service Delivery
6 61 (9.24%) PRINCE2
7 59 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
8 54 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
9 52 (7.88%) Problem Management
10 47 (7.12%) Data Analysis
11 40 (6.06%) Risk Management
12 34 (5.15%) Configuration Management
13 33 (5.00%) Incident Management
14 30 (4.55%) Analytics
15 29 (4.39%) Business Analysis
16 27 (4.09%) Migration
17 25 (3.79%) Capacity Planning
17 25 (3.79%) Capacity Management
18 24 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (9.39%) SQL
2 23 (3.48%) Perl
3 17 (2.58%) Java
4 12 (1.82%) C
5 10 (1.52%) Shell Script
6 9 (1.36%) C#
7 6 (0.91%) C++
7 6 (0.91%) ABAP
8 5 (0.76%) VBA
8 5 (0.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.61%) Python
9 4 (0.61%) COBOL
10 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.45%) Ruby
10 3 (0.45%) Korn
10 3 (0.45%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.30%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.15%) Ada
12 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (14.85%) Security Cleared
2 66 (10.00%) Degree
3 62 (9.39%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 15 (2.27%) DV Cleared
5 15 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 13 (1.97%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.36%) CIPD
9 8 (1.21%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (1.06%) CCNP
10 7 (1.06%) CCNA
11 6 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.76%) MCTS
13 4 (0.61%) ACCA
13 4 (0.61%) CIMA
13 4 (0.61%) PMP
13 4 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.24%) SLA
2 19 (2.88%) QA
3 8 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.45%) COBIT
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (4.70%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.03%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 17 (2.58%) NLBS
5 16 (2.42%) Hyper-V
6 13 (1.97%) XenApp
6 13 (1.97%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 13 (1.97%) Xen
7 6 (0.91%) KVM
8 5 (0.76%) vSphere
9 4 (0.61%) NFS
10 2 (0.30%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.30%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.15%) Varnish
11 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (2.73%) WSUS
2 10 (1.52%) SCCM
2 10 (1.52%) SCOM
2 10 (1.52%) Puppet
3 6 (0.91%) Nagios
4 5 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.61%) MOM
5 4 (0.61%) NSN NetAct
6 3 (0.45%) Ganglia
6 3 (0.45%) Munin
6 3 (0.45%) OpenView
6 3 (0.45%) OPNET
6 3 (0.45%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.30%) Netcool
7 2 (0.30%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.15%) CA Wily
8 1 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 89 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 57 (8.64%) SAP
3 53 (8.03%) Oracle
4 46 (6.97%) Cisco
5 40 (6.06%) VMware
6 28 (4.24%) EMC
7 26 (3.94%) IBM
8 25 (3.79%) Citrix
9 24 (3.64%) Business Objects
10 21 (3.18%) Brocade
11 19 (2.88%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 19 (2.88%) HP
12 18 (2.73%) CheckPoint
13 16 (2.42%) Hyperion
14 12 (1.82%) F5
15 10 (1.52%) Splunk
16 9 (1.36%) Blue Coat
16 9 (1.36%) Red Hat
16 9 (1.36%) Tableau
17 8 (1.21%) Juniper
Plymouth
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Swan It Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Netforte Consulting Limited
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £270.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Harvey Nash RPO
Rate: £400 to £475
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Insource
Posted: 10 days ago
Bedfordshire
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham or Manchester
Edenhouse solutions ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Buckinghamshire
GreenJobs - Buckinghamshire County Council
Posted: 23 days ago
East London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
East London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
North Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £00.00 - £1 per hour + Negotiable Daily rate
Posted: 24 days ago