The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 269 239 272
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +33
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 378 314 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.74% 0.73% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.00% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 144 185
Average daily rate £412 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.38% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £282 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £580 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £22.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £15.93 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £32.50 £33.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £19.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+134.83% +6.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Management
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +6 169 £419 -16.25% 50
South East -11 106 £450 - 16
North West +2 38 £378 +26.00% 2
West Midlands -6 16 £413 +21.32% 7
Yorkshire -16 13 £261 -34.75% 11
South West -19 12 £425 - 4
East of England -27 9 £375 - 7
North East -19 8 £325 -1.51% 2
East Midlands -13 7 £378 -62.20% 4
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 206 (30.16%) Finance
2 135 (19.77%) ITIL
3 111 (16.25%) Project Management
4 109 (15.96%) Change Management
5 84 (12.30%) Degree
6 80 (11.71%) SQL
7 76 (11.13%) Oracle
7 76 (11.13%) Management Information System
8 74 (10.83%) Security Cleared
9 71 (10.40%) Service Delivery
9 71 (10.40%) SAN
10 70 (10.25%) Service Management
11 68 (9.96%) Microsoft
12 67 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 60 (8.78%) Problem Management
14 58 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
15 56 (8.20%) Linux
15 56 (8.20%) Banking
16 55 (8.05%) Telecoms
16 55 (8.05%) Configuration Management
16 55 (8.05%) PRINCE2
16 55 (8.05%) Windows
17 54 (7.91%) MS Excel
17 54 (7.91%) SAP
18 51 (7.47%) SC Cleared
19 49 (7.17%) Risk Management
20 43 (6.30%) UNIX
21 42 (6.15%) IBM
21 42 (6.15%) Fault Management
22 41 (6.00%) VMware

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (3.22%) Tomcat
2 19 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.49%) MS Exchange
4 16 (2.34%) Apache
5 14 (2.05%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
7 9 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (1.17%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.17%) CMS
9 7 (1.02%) IIS
9 7 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (1.02%) Node.js
9 7 (1.02%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.02%) Alfresco
10 6 (0.88%) CICS
11 5 (0.73%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.59%) Confluence
13 3 (0.44%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 54 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 37 (5.42%) MS Office
3 21 (3.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.20%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.76%) MS Project
6 11 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (1.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.02%) SAP HR
3 6 (0.88%) SAP BPC
3 6 (0.88%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 6 (0.88%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.59%) HFM
5 3 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.44%) SAP SRM
5 3 (0.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.44%) SAP HCM
6 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.29%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.15%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.15%) SAP SM
7 1 (0.15%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.49%) SuccessFactors
2 11 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (0.15%) Taleo
3 1 (0.15%) Office 365
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 71 (10.40%) SAN
2 26 (3.81%) DNS
3 18 (2.64%) GGSN
3 18 (2.64%) SGSN
3 18 (2.64%) Connectrix
4 17 (2.49%) L2TP
4 17 (2.49%) SS7
4 17 (2.49%) LDAP
5 16 (2.34%) Firewall
6 13 (1.90%) MGW
7 12 (1.76%) Intranet
8 10 (1.46%) Internet
9 8 (1.17%) TCP/IP
9 8 (1.17%) 3G
10 7 (1.02%) MPLS
10 7 (1.02%) NAS
11 6 (0.88%) LAN
12 5 (0.73%) SNMP
12 5 (0.73%) VoIP
12 5 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (5.12%) SQL Server
3 25 (3.66%) Oracle Database
4 19 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 18 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 15 (2.20%) MySQL
7 14 (2.05%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
8 13 (1.90%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.61%) DB2
9 11 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.61%) NoSQL
10 10 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.17%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.02%) OLAP
12 7 (1.02%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.88%) QlikView
13 6 (0.88%) BusinessObjects XI
13 6 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.59%) JIRA
2 4 (0.59%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.29%) Selenium
3 2 (0.29%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.15%) Subversion
4 1 (0.15%) ERwin
4 1 (0.15%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.15%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.15%) Bower
4 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
General
1 206 (30.16%) Finance
2 56 (8.20%) Banking
3 55 (8.05%) Telecoms
4 28 (4.10%) Legal
5 20 (2.93%) Marketing
6 19 (2.78%) Local Government
6 19 (2.78%) Front Office
7 18 (2.64%) Retail
8 10 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 9 (1.32%) Investment Banking
10 6 (0.88%) Billing
11 5 (0.73%) Law
11 5 (0.73%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.59%) Advertising
12 4 (0.59%) Games
12 4 (0.59%) Back Office
13 2 (0.29%) German Language
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 140 (20.50%) Analyst
2 56 (8.20%) Consultant
3 48 (7.03%) Project Manager
4 47 (6.88%) Business Analyst
5 29 (4.25%) Administrator
6 28 (4.10%) NOC Engineer
6 28 (4.10%) DBA
7 26 (3.81%) Service Manager
7 26 (3.81%) Architect
8 22 (3.22%) Performance Analyst
9 21 (3.07%) Delivery Manager
10 20 (2.93%) Systems Administrator
11 19 (2.78%) Storage Engineer
12 17 (2.49%) Business Manager
12 17 (2.49%) Oracle DBA
13 15 (2.20%) Performance Manager
13 15 (2.20%) Operations Engineer
14 14 (2.05%) Senior Manager
14 14 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (1.90%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.93%) Middleware
2 15 (2.20%) Web Services
3 11 (1.61%) RESTful
4 10 (1.46%) HTML
5 8 (1.17%) jQuery
5 8 (1.17%) JDBC
6 7 (1.02%) LAMP
6 7 (1.02%) Hibernate
6 7 (1.02%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (1.02%) Lucene
6 7 (1.02%) Spring
6 7 (1.02%) JSP
6 7 (1.02%) Regular Expression
6 7 (1.02%) Spring Batch
6 7 (1.02%) Spring Integration
6 7 (1.02%) Spring MVC
7 5 (0.73%) J2EE
8 4 (0.59%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.44%) SAP Smart Forms
9 3 (0.44%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.13%) Management Information System
2 39 (5.71%) NHS
3 16 (2.34%) Statistics
4 11 (1.61%) Data Conversion
5 10 (1.46%) Mathematics
5 10 (1.46%) Blackberry
5 10 (1.46%) Replication
6 9 (1.32%) Open Source
6 9 (1.32%) FMCG
7 8 (1.17%) Fat Client
7 8 (1.17%) Thin Client
8 7 (1.02%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.88%) Informatics
9 6 (0.88%) iSeries
9 6 (0.88%) Firmware
9 6 (0.88%) AS400
10 5 (0.73%) Clustering
10 5 (0.73%) PMI
10 5 (0.73%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.73%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 56 (8.20%) Linux
2 55 (8.05%) Windows
3 43 (6.30%) UNIX
4 34 (4.98%) Solaris
5 23 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 20 (2.93%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (1.76%) SUSE
8 9 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.02%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.73%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.73%) AIX
10 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.73%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.44%) VMS
11 3 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.29%) zOS
13 1 (0.15%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (19.77%) ITIL
2 111 (16.25%) Project Management
3 109 (15.96%) Change Management
4 71 (10.40%) Service Delivery
5 70 (10.25%) Service Management
6 67 (9.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 60 (8.78%) Problem Management
8 58 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
9 55 (8.05%) Configuration Management
9 55 (8.05%) PRINCE2
10 49 (7.17%) Risk Management
11 42 (6.15%) Fault Management
12 38 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 37 (5.42%) Incident Management
14 35 (5.12%) ERP
15 31 (4.54%) Analytics
16 29 (4.25%) Programme Management
17 28 (4.10%) Disaster Recovery
18 27 (3.95%) Agile Software Development
18 27 (3.95%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 80 (11.71%) SQL
2 32 (4.69%) Shell Script
3 28 (4.10%) Java
4 17 (2.49%) Perl
5 9 (1.32%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.17%) Scala
6 8 (1.17%) VBA
7 7 (1.02%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.02%) C++
8 6 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.73%) C
9 5 (0.73%) Korn
10 4 (0.59%) ABAP
10 4 (0.59%) MATLAB
10 4 (0.59%) Ruby
11 3 (0.44%) C#
11 3 (0.44%) Python
12 2 (0.29%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.29%) VB
12 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 84 (12.30%) Degree
2 74 (10.83%) Security Cleared
3 51 (7.47%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.05%) PMI Certification
5 11 (1.61%) ISEB
5 11 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 10 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (1.32%) PMP
7 9 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (1.02%) APMP
10 6 (0.88%) CIPD
10 6 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.88%) CCA
10 6 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (0.88%) ACCA
10 6 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.88%) CIMA
11 5 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.73%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.69%) SLA
2 20 (2.93%) QA
3 7 (1.02%) GAAP
4 6 (0.88%) COBIT
5 5 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.73%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.15%) TickIT
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) GxP
7 1 (0.15%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (5.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (2.78%) Active Directory
3 18 (2.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 15 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
6 10 (1.46%) XenApp
6 10 (1.46%) VMware ESX
7 9 (1.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 8 (1.17%) KVM
9 7 (1.02%) Xen
10 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (0.59%) vSphere
11 2 (0.29%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.15%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.15%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.15%) XenServer
12 1 (0.15%) Postfix
12 1 (0.15%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 13 (1.90%) Data Guard
2 11 (1.61%) Puppet
3 8 (1.17%) Nagios
4 6 (0.88%) Ganglia
4 6 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (0.73%) Tivoli
5 5 (0.73%) OpenView
5 5 (0.73%) SCOM
6 4 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.59%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.44%) MOM
7 3 (0.44%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 2 (0.29%) WSUS
8 2 (0.29%) Munin
8 2 (0.29%) Netcool
9 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.15%) Foglight
9 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 76 (11.13%) Oracle
2 68 (9.96%) Microsoft
3 54 (7.91%) SAP
4 42 (6.15%) IBM
5 41 (6.00%) VMware
6 35 (5.12%) HP
7 33 (4.83%) Hyperion
8 32 (4.69%) EMC
9 27 (3.95%) Cisco
10 26 (3.81%) Business Objects
11 25 (3.66%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 23 (3.37%) Remedy
13 21 (3.07%) Citrix
14 20 (2.93%) Juniper
15 19 (2.78%) Brocade
16 18 (2.64%) Cognos
16 18 (2.64%) Red Hat
17 17 (2.49%) Velocent
18 16 (2.34%) Veritas
19 14 (2.05%) BMC
London
Experis IT
Rate: £550 - £615 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £150 - 175 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis IT
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £525 - £590 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
West Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago