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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 354 322 302
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -20
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 250 299 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.53% 0.63% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.82% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 171 159
Average daily rate £424 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.23% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £277 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 12
Average hourly rate £17.04 £19.59 £23.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% -17.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.06 £15.00 £18.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.80 £171.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.49 £34.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-42.69% +74.35%
Performance Management
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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
38418 36663 34938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.41% 77.86% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 25454 23704 21566
Average daily rate £430 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1094 997 1101
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.50% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -15 108 £400 -5.88% 27
South East -11 50 £425 -5.55% 16
North West -5 26 £500 +11.11% 14
Yorkshire -17 19 £298 -23.22% 6
South West +7 15 £475 +25.82% 3
East of England -5 15 £480 -11.11% 6
West Midlands -8 12 £350 -26.31% 1
North East -17 3 £260 -
East Midlands -25 3 £363 +12.84% 2
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 149 (27.80%) Finance
2 120 (22.39%) Project Management
3 81 (15.11%) ITIL
4 79 (14.74%) Service Management
5 74 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
6 71 (13.25%) Microsoft
7 70 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 66 (12.31%) Management Information System
9 59 (11.01%) Linux
9 59 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
10 58 (10.82%) SQL
10 58 (10.82%) Oracle
11 56 (10.45%) Windows
12 55 (10.26%) Service Delivery
13 52 (9.70%) MS Excel
13 52 (9.70%) Degree
14 50 (9.33%) Problem Management
14 50 (9.33%) Security Cleared
15 48 (8.96%) PRINCE2
16 47 (8.77%) SAP
17 46 (8.58%) VMware
18 45 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
19 44 (8.21%) Change Management
20 43 (8.02%) SQL Server
20 43 (8.02%) Unix
21 41 (7.65%) Active Directory
22 40 (7.46%) Telecoms
22 40 (7.46%) Banking
23 39 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
24 38 (7.09%) Migration

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 11 (2.05%) CMS
2 10 (1.87%) Oracle Self-Service HR
2 10 (1.87%) Oracle UPK
3 8 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.12%) Drupal
4 6 (1.12%) SAS
5 5 (0.93%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.75%) Apache
6 4 (0.75%) Apache Pig
6 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.56%) IIS
7 3 (0.56%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.37%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 52 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.66%) MS Office
3 18 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.24%) MS Project
5 11 (2.05%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.56%) SPSS
8 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.19%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 19 (3.54%) SAP HR
2 14 (2.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (2.61%) SAP Payroll
3 13 (2.43%) Oracle EBS
4 10 (1.87%) Oracle 11i
4 10 (1.87%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 7 (1.31%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.56%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.37%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
8 2 (0.37%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 2 (0.37%) Primavera
8 2 (0.37%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.19%) Relativity
9 1 (0.19%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.19%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.49%) Office 365
2 7 (1.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
4 5 (0.93%) GitHub
5 4 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.56%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) SaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.53%) DNS
2 24 (4.48%) DHCP
3 20 (3.73%) SAN
4 18 (3.36%) 3G
4 18 (3.36%) Firewall
4 18 (3.36%) NAS
5 16 (2.99%) 4G
6 15 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (2.61%) FTP
8 13 (2.43%) NetScaler
9 9 (1.68%) LAN
9 9 (1.68%) Radio Access Network
9 9 (1.68%) SSH
10 7 (1.31%) LDAP
10 7 (1.31%) Network Security
10 7 (1.31%) WAN
10 7 (1.31%) Wireless
11 6 (1.12%) Intranet
12 5 (0.93%) Kerberos
12 5 (0.93%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 16 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (2.24%) Oracle BI EE
7 11 (2.05%) MySQL
8 10 (1.87%) Oracle Database 12c
9 9 (1.68%) Big Data
10 7 (1.31%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.31%) QlikView
10 7 (1.31%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.12%) MongoDB
11 6 (1.12%) Sybase ASE
12 5 (0.93%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.24%) GitLab
2 9 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.19%) ERwin
4 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.19%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
4 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 149 (27.80%) Finance
2 40 (7.46%) Banking
2 40 (7.46%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.80%) Legal
4 14 (2.61%) Retail
5 11 (2.05%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.49%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.31%) Back Office
9 6 (1.12%) Local Government
9 6 (1.12%) Marketing
10 5 (0.93%) Law
10 5 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.75%) Front Office
12 3 (0.56%) Billing
12 3 (0.56%) Games
13 2 (0.37%) French Language
13 2 (0.37%) German Language
13 2 (0.37%) Publishing
13 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (17.72%) Analyst
2 67 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 61 (11.38%) Consultant
4 31 (5.78%) Administrator
4 31 (5.78%) Business Analyst
5 28 (5.22%) Developer
6 27 (5.04%) DBA
7 25 (4.66%) Architect
8 24 (4.48%) Applications Manager
9 23 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
9 23 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
10 20 (3.73%) IT Manager
11 18 (3.36%) Performance Analyst
12 16 (2.99%) Team Leader
13 15 (2.80%) Oracle Consultant
13 15 (2.80%) Service Manager
14 14 (2.61%) HR Consultant
14 14 (2.61%) Oracle DBA
14 14 (2.61%) Support Manager
15 13 (2.43%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.85%) .NET
2 18 (3.36%) jQuery
3 14 (2.61%) CSS
4 13 (2.43%) HTML
4 13 (2.43%) HTML5
5 11 (2.05%) RSS
6 9 (1.68%) Web Services
7 6 (1.12%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.93%) Drush
9 4 (0.75%) Kafka
10 3 (0.56%) Classic ASP
10 3 (0.56%) J2EE
10 3 (0.56%) Middleware
10 3 (0.56%) XML
11 2 (0.37%) Flash
12 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (0.19%) JDBC
12 1 (0.19%) RESTful
12 1 (0.19%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 66 (12.31%) Management Information System
2 59 (11.01%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.04%) NHS
4 22 (4.10%) Data Centre
5 11 (2.05%) Social Media
6 10 (1.87%) Clustering
7 9 (1.68%) EMC VMAX
7 9 (1.68%) Hedge funds
7 9 (1.68%) Replication
8 7 (1.31%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.31%) Statistics
9 6 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.93%) CMDB
10 5 (0.93%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.93%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.75%) EMC VNX
11 4 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
12 3 (0.56%) Blackberry
12 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 59 (11.01%) Linux
2 56 (10.45%) Windows
3 43 (8.02%) Unix
4 37 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 30 (5.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (4.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (4.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (2.05%) Mac OS
9 9 (1.68%) AIX
9 9 (1.68%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.12%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (0.75%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.56%) Solaris
14 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (22.39%) Project Management
2 81 (15.11%) ITIL
3 79 (14.74%) Service Management
4 74 (13.81%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (13.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 55 (10.26%) Service Delivery
7 50 (9.33%) Problem Management
8 48 (8.96%) PRINCE2
9 44 (8.21%) Change Management
10 39 (7.28%) Business Intelligence
11 38 (7.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 38 (7.09%) Migration
11 38 (7.09%) Supplier Management
12 37 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
13 36 (6.72%) Data Analysis
13 36 (6.72%) Risk Management
14 34 (6.34%) Coaching
15 31 (5.78%) ITSM
16 30 (5.60%) Change Control
17 29 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (10.82%) SQL
2 24 (4.48%) JavaScript
3 19 (3.54%) C
3 19 (3.54%) PowerShell
4 15 (2.80%) C#
5 14 (2.61%) VB
6 13 (2.43%) PHP
7 12 (2.24%) ActionScript
8 10 (1.87%) C++
9 9 (1.68%) ABAP
9 9 (1.68%) Shell Script
10 8 (1.49%) Perl
10 8 (1.49%) Python
11 6 (1.12%) VBA
12 4 (0.75%) Java
12 4 (0.75%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.19%) sed
14 1 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (9.70%) Degree
2 50 (9.33%) Security Cleared
3 26 (4.85%) SC Cleared
4 18 (3.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 17 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 11 (2.05%) PMI Certification
7 10 (1.87%) HNC
7 10 (1.87%) HND
8 8 (1.49%) CIPD
8 8 (1.49%) CTC Cleared
8 8 (1.49%) ISEB
9 7 (1.31%) PMP
10 6 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.75%) CCNP
12 4 (0.75%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.75%) IBM AIX Certification
13 3 (0.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.73%) QA
1 20 (3.73%) SLA
2 18 (3.36%) Data Quality
2 18 (3.36%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.49%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.12%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.37%) COBIT
5 2 (0.37%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.19%) IAS 39
6 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.19%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 45 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 41 (7.65%) Active Directory
3 19 (3.54%) XenApp
4 14 (2.61%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (1.31%) vSphere
6 5 (0.93%) NFS
6 5 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (0.93%) SRDF
7 4 (0.75%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.75%) HDFS
7 4 (0.75%) vCloud
7 4 (0.75%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.56%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.37%) NLBS
9 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.37%) Xen
10 1 (0.19%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 23 (4.29%) SCOM
2 16 (2.99%) SCCM
3 6 (1.12%) Oracle RMAN
4 5 (0.93%) vRealize
5 4 (0.75%) Ambari
5 4 (0.75%) Casper Suite
5 4 (0.75%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (0.75%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.75%) Oozie
6 3 (0.56%) Ionix
6 3 (0.56%) WSUS
7 2 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.19%) CA Spectrum
8 1 (0.19%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.19%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.19%) OpenView
8 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.19%) Puppet
8 1 (0.19%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 71 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 58 (10.82%) Oracle
3 47 (8.77%) SAP
4 46 (8.58%) VMware
5 24 (4.48%) IBM
6 23 (4.29%) Citrix
7 22 (4.10%) HP
7 22 (4.10%) ServiceNow
8 20 (3.73%) NetApp
8 20 (3.73%) Red Hat
9 18 (3.36%) BT
10 13 (2.43%) Cisco
11 12 (2.24%) EMC
12 11 (2.05%) Tableau
12 11 (2.05%) Teradata
13 8 (1.49%) AppSense
13 8 (1.49%) Dell
13 8 (1.49%) Sybase
14 6 (1.12%) 3PAR
14 6 (1.12%) Huawei
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive Day Rate 6 month contract
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
England
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago