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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 305 268 260
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -8
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 318 370 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.63% 0.72% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.96% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 202 151
Average daily rate
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£388 £415 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% -7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £379 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -5.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 17
Average hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +122.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £15.60 £16.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.50 £165.00 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £46.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +131.25%
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
38718 38644 32529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.48% 75.21% 74.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24517 24337 19918
Average daily rate £423 £405 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1106 1127 1038
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.24 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -38 113 £385 -8.33% 38
South East -54 69 £417 -7.44% 37
North West -20 35 £425 +6.51% 9
Yorkshire -5 24 £273 +35.40% 12
East Midlands +19 21 £350 -7.40% 5
West Midlands -11 19 £350 -22.22% 5
East of England +26 15 £540 +44.00% 9
South West +6 15 £413 +0.48% 4
North East -3 2 £495 +65.00%
Performance Management
UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 129 (21.15%) Finance
2 109 (17.87%) ITIL
3 100 (16.39%) Project Management
4 96 (15.74%) SQL
5 94 (15.41%) Service Delivery
6 87 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
7 84 (13.77%) Management Information System
8 83 (13.61%) Microsoft
9 63 (10.33%) SAP
10 62 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 61 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 60 (9.84%) Oracle
13 59 (9.67%) Windows
13 59 (9.67%) Telecoms
14 57 (9.34%) SLA
15 55 (9.02%) Cisco
15 55 (9.02%) Service Management
16 54 (8.85%) Security Cleared
17 51 (8.36%) Coaching
17 51 (8.36%) MS Excel
18 50 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
19 43 (7.05%) Degree
20 42 (6.89%) Problem Management
20 42 (6.89%) Banking
20 42 (6.89%) PRINCE2
21 41 (6.72%) SQL Server
21 41 (6.72%) Business Analysis
21 41 (6.72%) Migration
22 40 (6.56%) Data Analysis
23 39 (6.39%) Change Management

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (3.61%) MS Exchange
2 19 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 11 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (1.64%) Lync
5 9 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 7 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (0.66%) IIS
8 4 (0.66%) JBoss
8 4 (0.66%) Apache
8 4 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle Self-Service HR
9 3 (0.49%) SAS
9 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 51 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 35 (5.74%) MS Office
3 22 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (1.48%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.82%) MS Project
6 3 (0.49%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 16 (2.62%) SAP HCM
2 5 (0.82%) Primavera
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.49%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.49%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.49%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 3 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle iRecruitment
5 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.33%) Advent Geneva
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.33%) SAP SCM
5 2 (0.33%) Misys Midas
5 2 (0.33%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.28%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.82%) SaaS
3 5 (0.82%) Office 365
4 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.66%) IaaS
5 2 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.33%) PaaS
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
6 1 (0.16%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.75%) Firewall
1 29 (4.75%) Radio Access Network
2 28 (4.59%) 3G
3 26 (4.26%) LAN
3 26 (4.26%) WAN
4 24 (3.93%) 4G
5 22 (3.61%) LTE
6 19 (3.11%) 2G
6 19 (3.11%) SAN
7 17 (2.79%) MPLS
8 14 (2.30%) DSL
8 14 (2.30%) GSM
9 13 (2.13%) GPRS
9 13 (2.13%) HSPA
10 12 (1.97%) Network Security
10 12 (1.97%) DNS
11 11 (1.80%) BIG-IP
12 10 (1.64%) WCDMA
12 10 (1.64%) DHCP
13 8 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (6.72%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.13%) MySQL
4 13 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (1.80%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (1.48%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.31%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.15%) QlikView
10 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.98%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.82%) BusinessObjects XI
12 4 (0.66%) Essbase
12 4 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.66%) Big Data
13 3 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.48%) JIRA
2 7 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.49%) Maven
3 3 (0.49%) Ant
3 3 (0.49%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.33%) Toad
5 1 (0.16%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.16%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.16%) PeopleTools
5 1 (0.16%) ERwin
5 1 (0.16%) Introscope
5 1 (0.16%) ChangeMan
5 1 (0.16%) LSMW
5 1 (0.16%) Subversion
5 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.16%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
General
1 129 (21.15%) Finance
2 59 (9.67%) Telecoms
3 42 (6.89%) Banking
4 31 (5.08%) Legal
5 18 (2.95%) Retail
6 13 (2.13%) Marketing
7 11 (1.80%) Billing
8 9 (1.48%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.48%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.48%) Law
8 9 (1.48%) Local Government
9 7 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.98%) Publishing
11 4 (0.66%) Back Office
12 3 (0.49%) Front Office
12 3 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.49%) Games
13 2 (0.33%) Advertising
13 2 (0.33%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.33%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (26.39%) Analyst
2 58 (9.51%) Consultant
3 42 (6.89%) Project Manager
4 41 (6.72%) Business Analyst
5 34 (5.57%) Developer
6 29 (4.75%) Performance Analyst
7 24 (3.93%) Service Manager
8 21 (3.44%) Data Analyst
9 20 (3.28%) SAP Consultant
10 17 (2.79%) Architect
11 16 (2.62%) Administrator
12 13 (2.13%) DBA
12 13 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (2.13%) RAN Engineer
13 12 (1.97%) Programme Manager
13 12 (1.97%) Operations Manager
14 11 (1.80%) Support Analyst
14 11 (1.80%) Technical Manager
14 11 (1.80%) Performance Engineer
14 11 (1.80%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.61%) Web Services
2 18 (2.95%) Middleware
3 12 (1.97%) XML
4 9 (1.48%) .NET
5 7 (1.15%) STL
6 6 (0.98%) J2EE
7 5 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (0.49%) Java EE
8 3 (0.49%) HTML
8 3 (0.49%) EDI
9 2 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.33%) SAP Smart Forms
9 2 (0.33%) WinForms
9 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.16%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.16%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (0.16%) SAP PI
10 1 (0.16%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.16%) Ajax
10 1 (0.16%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 87 (14.26%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (13.77%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.10%) NHS
4 15 (2.46%) Statistics
5 13 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 13 (2.13%) User Experience
6 11 (1.80%) Data Integration
7 10 (1.64%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.64%) Open Source
8 9 (1.48%) Freedom of Information
8 9 (1.48%) GIS
9 8 (1.31%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.15%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.15%) Thin Client
11 6 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (0.82%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.82%) Machine to Machine
13 4 (0.66%) Learning Management System
13 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.67%) Windows
2 36 (5.90%) UNIX
3 28 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (4.10%) Linux
5 24 (3.93%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.79%) Windows 7
7 13 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.98%) Solaris
10 5 (0.82%) Windows 8
11 4 (0.66%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.49%) AIX
12 3 (0.49%) HPUX
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.16%) OS/400
13 1 (0.16%) i5/OS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (17.87%) ITIL
2 100 (16.39%) Project Management
3 94 (15.41%) Service Delivery
4 62 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 61 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (9.02%) Service Management
7 51 (8.36%) Coaching
8 50 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
9 42 (6.89%) PRINCE2
9 42 (6.89%) Problem Management
10 41 (6.72%) Migration
10 41 (6.72%) Business Analysis
11 40 (6.56%) Data Analysis
12 39 (6.39%) Change Management
12 39 (6.39%) Capacity Management
13 38 (6.23%) Line Management
14 35 (5.74%) Validation
15 34 (5.57%) Configuration Management
16 31 (5.08%) Incident Management
17 30 (4.92%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (15.74%) SQL
2 24 (3.93%) Java
3 15 (2.46%) C++
4 14 (2.30%) Perl
5 12 (1.97%) T-SQL
6 11 (1.80%) Python
7 10 (1.64%) Shell Script
8 9 (1.48%) C
9 8 (1.31%) PowerShell
10 5 (0.82%) C#
10 5 (0.82%) VB
10 5 (0.82%) ABAP
10 5 (0.82%) VBA
11 3 (0.49%) VB.NET
11 3 (0.49%) RPG
11 3 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.33%) Ruby
12 2 (0.33%) R
12 2 (0.33%) VC++
12 2 (0.33%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 54 (8.85%) Security Cleared
2 43 (7.05%) Degree
3 32 (5.25%) SC Cleared
4 20 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (2.62%) CCNA
6 15 (2.46%) CCNP
7 10 (1.64%) DV Cleared
8 9 (1.48%) CIPD
9 8 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.82%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.82%) ISEB
13 4 (0.66%) PMP
13 4 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.49%) APMP
14 3 (0.49%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 3 (0.49%) MCSE
15 2 (0.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.34%) SLA
2 31 (5.08%) QA
3 9 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) COBIT
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) GAMP
7 1 (0.16%) GMP
7 1 (0.16%) P3O
System Software
1 29 (4.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (4.10%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.64%) NLBS
4 8 (1.31%) XenApp
5 5 (0.82%) VMware Server
5 5 (0.82%) VMware ESX
5 5 (0.82%) Xen
6 3 (0.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (0.49%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.33%) vSphere
7 2 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (0.33%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.33%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (1.80%) WSUS
2 10 (1.64%) SCOM
3 8 (1.31%) SCCM
4 5 (0.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (0.66%) SCOrch
5 4 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (0.66%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.49%) SCSM
7 2 (0.33%) NetCrunch
7 2 (0.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.33%) OpenView
7 2 (0.33%) OPNET
7 2 (0.33%) Netcool
7 2 (0.33%) NSN NetAct
8 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.16%) Ionix
8 1 (0.16%) Puppet
8 1 (0.16%) CA Endevor
8 1 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 83 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.33%) SAP
3 60 (9.84%) Oracle
4 55 (9.02%) Cisco
5 38 (6.23%) VMware
6 31 (5.08%) Business Objects
7 27 (4.43%) HP
8 22 (3.61%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 20 (3.28%) Citrix
10 19 (3.11%) Ericsson
11 17 (2.79%) BMC
12 15 (2.46%) NetApp
12 15 (2.46%) CheckPoint
12 15 (2.46%) Nortel
12 15 (2.46%) IBM
12 15 (2.46%) Huawei
13 11 (1.80%) Remedy
14 10 (1.64%) Blue Coat
14 10 (1.64%) Dell
14 10 (1.64%) EMC
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