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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 300 263 255
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -8
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 316 350 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.65% 0.74% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.98% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 191 147
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£400 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £560 £559
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £20.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +86.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.84 £15.60 £15.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £165.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £43.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +110.97%
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
37161 35673 30835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.42% 75.44% 73.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23489 22217 18883
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1070 1065 1029
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.88 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.90% -14.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 March 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 March 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 March 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 -5 129 £400 -4.47% 43
South East -71 61 £415 -7.77% 20
North West -16 35 £425 +0.59% 13
Yorkshire -7 24 £265 -12.75% 12
East Midlands +10 22 £300 -20.63% 6
West Midlands -3 18 £365 -11.51% 14
East of England +10 15 £558 +39.37% 13
South West -8 11 £413 +0.48% 5
North East -4 2 £495 +90.38%
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 138 (21.84%) Finance
2 110 (17.41%) ITIL
3 101 (15.98%) Project Management
4 100 (15.82%) SQL
5 93 (14.72%) Service Delivery
6 91 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
7 77 (12.18%) Microsoft
8 73 (11.55%) Oracle
8 73 (11.55%) Management Information System
9 70 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
10 69 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
11 67 (10.60%) Telecoms
12 64 (10.13%) SAP
13 60 (9.49%) Windows
14 59 (9.34%) Service Management
15 57 (9.02%) Coaching
16 55 (8.70%) SLA
17 53 (8.39%) MS Excel
18 51 (8.07%) Security Cleared
19 50 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
20 46 (7.28%) Banking
20 46 (7.28%) Cisco
20 46 (7.28%) Degree
21 45 (7.12%) SQL Server
22 43 (6.80%) Data Analysis
22 43 (6.80%) Problem Management
23 42 (6.65%) Change Management
23 42 (6.65%) UNIX
24 40 (6.33%) Migration
25 39 (6.17%) VMware

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (3.01%) MS Exchange
2 18 (2.85%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.58%) Lync
3 10 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (1.11%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (0.95%) IIS
7 6 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.79%) SAS
8 5 (0.79%) JBoss
9 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.63%) Apache
9 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.47%) Oracle Self-Service HR
11 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.16%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 53 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 36 (5.70%) MS Office
3 22 (3.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.58%) Spreadsheet
5 9 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.79%) MS Project
7 3 (0.47%) SPSS
8 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 17 (2.69%) SAP HCM
2 4 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (0.63%) BASE24
2 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.47%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.47%) Hyperion Planning
3 3 (0.47%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 3 (0.47%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.32%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.32%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle HRMS
4 2 (0.32%) Advent Geneva
4 2 (0.32%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.85%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.79%) SaaS
3 5 (0.79%) Office 365
4 4 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.63%) IBM SmartCloud
5 3 (0.47%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
7 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.91%) Radio Access Network
2 29 (4.59%) Firewall
3 28 (4.43%) 3G
4 25 (3.96%) 4G
5 23 (3.64%) LTE
5 23 (3.64%) LAN
6 22 (3.48%) WAN
6 22 (3.48%) SAN
7 20 (3.16%) 2G
8 16 (2.53%) MPLS
9 14 (2.22%) DNS
9 14 (2.22%) GSM
10 13 (2.06%) HSPA
10 13 (2.06%) GPRS
11 12 (1.90%) TCP/IP
11 12 (1.90%) Network Security
12 11 (1.74%) DSL
12 11 (1.74%) DHCP
13 10 (1.58%) WCDMA
14 9 (1.42%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (7.12%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 12 (1.90%) MySQL
6 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
7 8 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
7 8 (1.27%) Data Mining
7 8 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (1.27%) QlikView
8 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (0.95%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.79%) Oracle ODI
10 5 (0.79%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
11 4 (0.63%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 8 (1.27%) JIRA
2 7 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.63%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.47%) Maven
4 3 (0.47%) Ant
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.16%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.16%) Introscope
5 1 (0.16%) ChangeMan
5 1 (0.16%) LSMW
5 1 (0.16%) Subversion
5 1 (0.16%) ERwin
5 1 (0.16%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.16%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.16%) Toad
5 1 (0.16%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
General
1 138 (21.84%) Finance
2 67 (10.60%) Telecoms
3 46 (7.28%) Banking
4 33 (5.22%) Legal
5 21 (3.32%) Retail
6 12 (1.90%) Marketing
7 11 (1.74%) Law
8 10 (1.58%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.42%) Billing
10 8 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.11%) Local Government
12 5 (0.79%) Back Office
12 5 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 5 (0.79%) Publishing
13 3 (0.47%) Games
14 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.32%) Advertising
14 2 (0.32%) Front Office
14 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 159 (25.16%) Analyst
2 64 (10.13%) Consultant
3 43 (6.80%) Project Manager
4 39 (6.17%) Business Analyst
5 34 (5.38%) Developer
6 29 (4.59%) Performance Analyst
7 24 (3.80%) Data Analyst
8 21 (3.32%) SAP Consultant
9 20 (3.16%) Architect
10 19 (3.01%) Administrator
11 18 (2.85%) Service Manager
12 16 (2.53%) Delivery Manager
13 14 (2.22%) DBA
14 12 (1.90%) Support Analyst
15 11 (1.74%) Designer
15 11 (1.74%) SAP HCM Consultant
15 11 (1.74%) RAN Engineer
15 11 (1.74%) Performance Manager
15 11 (1.74%) Business Manager
15 11 (1.74%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.16%) Web Services
2 19 (3.01%) Middleware
3 13 (2.06%) .NET
4 11 (1.74%) XML
5 7 (1.11%) STL
5 7 (1.11%) J2EE
6 6 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.63%) HTML
7 4 (0.63%) Ajax
8 3 (0.47%) Java EE
8 3 (0.47%) EDI
8 3 (0.47%) SOAP
8 3 (0.47%) ODBC
9 2 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.32%) WinForms
9 2 (0.32%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (0.32%) SAP PI
9 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.16%) REST
10 1 (0.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.40%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (11.55%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.43%) NHS
4 17 (2.69%) User Experience
5 15 (2.37%) Statistics
6 12 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 11 (1.74%) Data Integration
7 11 (1.74%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.42%) Open Source
8 9 (1.42%) GIS
9 8 (1.27%) Thin Client
9 8 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
9 8 (1.27%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.11%) Machine to Machine
10 7 (1.11%) Computer Science
11 6 (0.95%) Clustering
11 6 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.95%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.63%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.49%) Windows
2 42 (6.65%) UNIX
3 28 (4.43%) Linux
4 25 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (3.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.11%) Solaris
9 6 (0.95%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.47%) AIX
11 3 (0.47%) HPUX
12 1 (0.16%) i5/OS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.16%) Android
12 1 (0.16%) VMS
12 1 (0.16%) OS/400
12 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (17.41%) ITIL
2 101 (15.98%) Project Management
3 93 (14.72%) Service Delivery
4 70 (11.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 69 (10.92%) Business Intelligence
6 59 (9.34%) Service Management
7 57 (9.02%) Coaching
8 50 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
9 43 (6.80%) Data Analysis
9 43 (6.80%) Problem Management
10 42 (6.65%) Change Management
11 40 (6.33%) Migration
12 39 (6.17%) Business Analysis
13 38 (6.01%) Capacity Management
13 38 (6.01%) PRINCE2
14 37 (5.85%) Line Management
15 36 (5.70%) Validation
16 34 (5.38%) Configuration Management
16 34 (5.38%) Continuous Improvement
17 31 (4.91%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (15.82%) SQL
2 27 (4.27%) Java
3 16 (2.53%) Perl
4 15 (2.37%) C++
5 11 (1.74%) Shell Script
5 11 (1.74%) Python
6 10 (1.58%) T-SQL
7 9 (1.42%) C
8 8 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 7 (1.11%) C#
9 7 (1.11%) VBA
10 6 (0.95%) VB
11 5 (0.79%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.79%) ABAP
12 4 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.47%) RPG
14 2 (0.32%) VC++
14 2 (0.32%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.32%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.32%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 51 (8.07%) Security Cleared
2 46 (7.28%) Degree
3 28 (4.43%) SC Cleared
4 17 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.06%) CCNA
6 12 (1.90%) CCNP
7 9 (1.42%) CIPD
7 9 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (0.79%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.79%) ISEB
10 4 (0.63%) CISSP
10 4 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.63%) PMP
10 4 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.47%) APMP
11 3 (0.47%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.47%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (8.70%) SLA
2 31 (4.91%) QA
3 11 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.58%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.16%) P3O
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.16%) GAMP
8 1 (0.16%) GMP
System Software
1 31 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 10 (1.58%) XenApp
5 7 (1.11%) NLBS
6 6 (0.95%) Xen
7 5 (0.79%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.63%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (0.63%) VMware Server
9 2 (0.32%) NFS
9 2 (0.32%) Firmware
9 2 (0.32%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.32%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 2 (0.32%) vSphere
10 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.16%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (1.42%) WSUS
1 9 (1.42%) SCCM
1 9 (1.42%) SCOM
2 6 (0.95%) OpenView
3 5 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 5 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (0.79%) OPNET
3 5 (0.79%) Tivoli
4 4 (0.63%) Netcool
4 4 (0.63%) NetBackup
4 4 (0.63%) NSN NetAct
5 3 (0.47%) SCSM
5 3 (0.47%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.32%) CA Spectrum
6 2 (0.32%) NetCrunch
7 1 (0.16%) Ionix
7 1 (0.16%) Puppet
7 1 (0.16%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 77 (12.18%) Microsoft
2 73 (11.55%) Oracle
3 64 (10.13%) SAP
4 46 (7.28%) Cisco
5 39 (6.17%) VMware
6 31 (4.91%) Business Objects
7 29 (4.59%) HP
8 23 (3.64%) Citrix
9 22 (3.48%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 18 (2.85%) BMC
10 18 (2.85%) Ericsson
11 17 (2.69%) IBM
12 15 (2.37%) Huawei
12 15 (2.37%) Nortel
13 13 (2.06%) Tableau
13 13 (2.06%) EMC
14 12 (1.90%) Remedy
14 12 (1.90%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.42%) F5
15 9 (1.42%) Dell
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £255 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfont, Middlesex
ABW Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
East of England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago