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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 338 275 275
Rank change year-on-year
-63 0
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 260 324 300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.52% 0.68% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.88% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 202 122
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 15
Average hourly rate £22.00 £45.75 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.91% +114.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £45.15 £14.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £46.35 £26.78
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £45.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-50.81% +83.00%
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
38588 36620 34046
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.62% 76.48% 75.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25416 23196 20943
Average daily rate £420 £405 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1112 1039
Average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.44 £12.83 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 -29 123 £415 +9.21% 45
South East -21 54 £409 -3.76% 14
East of England -1 17 £460 +18.70% 10
North West -29 17 £425 +9.04% 6
South West -23 12 £285 -28.30% 11
Yorkshire -18 11 £303 +11.82% 2
West Midlands -9 10 £345 -10.96% 9
North East -17 7 £403 -18.48% 3
East Midlands -12 5 £275 -31.25% 6
Performance Management
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Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 135 (23.08%) Finance
2 108 (18.46%) ITIL
3 105 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 95 (16.24%) Project Management
5 85 (14.53%) Service Delivery
6 82 (14.02%) SQL
7 79 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
8 75 (12.82%) Cisco
9 70 (11.97%) Management Information System
10 69 (11.79%) Service Management
11 68 (11.62%) Windows
12 60 (10.26%) Telecoms
13 57 (9.74%) SLA
14 55 (9.40%) SAP
15 53 (9.06%) Oracle
15 53 (9.06%) Degree
16 51 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (8.72%) Firewall
17 50 (8.55%) Problem Management
18 49 (8.38%) MS Office
19 48 (8.21%) Change Management
20 47 (8.03%) VMware
21 46 (7.86%) PRINCE2
22 45 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
22 45 (7.69%) MS Excel
23 42 (7.18%) LAN
23 42 (7.18%) WAN
23 42 (7.18%) Banking
23 42 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
24 40 (6.84%) Active Directory

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 38 (6.50%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 18 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 12 (2.05%) Lync
5 10 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.03%) Apache
7 6 (1.03%) SAS
7 6 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (1.03%) Eucalyptus
7 6 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.03%) OpenStack
7 6 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.68%) JBoss
9 3 (0.51%) IIS
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.17%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 49 (8.38%) MS Office
2 45 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.39%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.03%) MS Project
6 4 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.51%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 16 (2.74%) SAP HCM
2 5 (0.85%) Primavera
3 4 (0.68%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.34%) HFM
5 2 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) Agresso
6 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.17%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Enterprise
6 1 (0.17%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.17%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) Advent Geneva
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.59%) SuccessFactors
2 13 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.71%) IaaS
4 8 (1.37%) Office 365
5 6 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 6 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.03%) SaaS
6 4 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.51%) Yammer
8 2 (0.34%) Taleo
8 2 (0.34%) PaaS
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 51 (8.72%) Firewall
2 42 (7.18%) LAN
2 42 (7.18%) WAN
3 38 (6.50%) MPLS
4 34 (5.81%) 3G
5 32 (5.47%) 4G
6 30 (5.13%) DNS
7 27 (4.62%) DHCP
8 26 (4.44%) DSL
8 26 (4.44%) Radio Access Network
9 23 (3.93%) BIG-IP
10 20 (3.42%) LTE
11 19 (3.25%) 2G
11 19 (3.25%) SAN
12 18 (3.08%) VoIP
12 18 (3.08%) Wi-Fi
13 17 (2.91%) Network Security
14 16 (2.74%) BGP
15 15 (2.56%) OSPF
15 15 (2.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.32%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (1.71%) Crystal Reports
8 9 (1.54%) Data Mining
8 9 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.03%) MySQL
9 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.03%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
11 4 (0.68%) Base SAS
11 4 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (0.68%) QlikView
11 4 (0.68%) Big Data
12 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.51%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 8 (1.37%) JIRA
2 6 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.68%) Maven
3 4 (0.68%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.51%) Toad
4 3 (0.51%) Ant
4 3 (0.51%) Introscope
4 3 (0.51%) Subversion
5 2 (0.34%) MSI
5 2 (0.34%) JMeter
5 2 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.17%) LSMW
6 1 (0.17%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.17%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.17%) HP UFT
General
1 135 (23.08%) Finance
2 60 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 42 (7.18%) Banking
4 15 (2.56%) Legal
4 15 (2.56%) Marketing
5 13 (2.22%) Law
6 12 (2.05%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.88%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.71%) Retail
8 10 (1.71%) Billing
9 7 (1.20%) Local Government
10 6 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (1.03%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.03%) Front Office
11 5 (0.85%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Publishing
12 3 (0.51%) Games
13 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Advertising
13 2 (0.34%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 137 (23.42%) Analyst
2 58 (9.91%) Consultant
3 52 (8.89%) Project Manager
4 35 (5.98%) Developer
5 32 (5.47%) Architect
6 29 (4.96%) Business Analyst
7 24 (4.10%) Performance Analyst
8 20 (3.42%) Service Manager
9 19 (3.25%) SAP Consultant
10 17 (2.91%) 3rd Line Support
11 16 (2.74%) Data Analyst
12 15 (2.56%) Operations Analyst
13 13 (2.22%) Operations Manager
14 12 (2.05%) Support Engineer
14 12 (2.05%) Programme Manager
14 12 (2.05%) Network Engineer
14 12 (2.05%) Performance Engineer
14 12 (2.05%) RAN Engineer
15 11 (1.88%) Avaya Engineer
15 11 (1.88%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.25%) Middleware
2 18 (3.08%) XML
3 17 (2.91%) .NET
4 16 (2.74%) Web Services
5 8 (1.37%) HTML
6 5 (0.85%) J2EE
7 4 (0.68%) WinForms
7 4 (0.68%) Java EE
8 3 (0.51%) Ajax
8 3 (0.51%) SOAP
8 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.51%) CSS
9 2 (0.34%) JDBC
9 2 (0.34%) JSP
9 2 (0.34%) Servlets
9 2 (0.34%) Struts
9 2 (0.34%) Classic ASP
9 2 (0.34%) XHTML
9 2 (0.34%) XSD
9 2 (0.34%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 79 (13.50%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (11.97%) Management Information System
3 36 (6.15%) Data Centre
4 23 (3.93%) Blackberry
5 16 (2.74%) NHS
5 16 (2.74%) User Experience
6 14 (2.39%) Statistics
7 13 (2.22%) Fat Client
7 13 (2.22%) Thin Client
8 11 (1.88%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.71%) Freedom of Information
10 9 (1.54%) IVR
11 8 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.20%) Visualisation
13 6 (1.03%) Learning Management System
13 6 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
13 6 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
13 6 (1.03%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 68 (11.62%) Windows
2 40 (6.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 39 (6.67%) Linux
4 38 (6.50%) UNIX
4 38 (6.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (5.47%) Windows 7
6 14 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.37%) Windows 8
8 7 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.20%) Solaris
9 3 (0.51%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.51%) VME
9 3 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.34%) AIX
10 2 (0.34%) HPUX
10 2 (0.34%) SUSE
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.46%) ITIL
2 95 (16.24%) Project Management
3 85 (14.53%) Service Delivery
4 69 (11.79%) Service Management
5 51 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (8.55%) Problem Management
7 48 (8.21%) Change Management
8 46 (7.86%) PRINCE2
9 45 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (7.18%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (6.84%) Coaching
12 39 (6.67%) Capacity Management
13 37 (6.32%) Migration
13 37 (6.32%) Configuration Management
13 37 (6.32%) Business Analysis
14 35 (5.98%) Business Continuity
15 34 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
16 32 (5.47%) Data Analysis
16 32 (5.47%) Incident Management
17 31 (5.30%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 82 (14.02%) SQL
2 27 (4.62%) Java
3 14 (2.39%) C#
4 13 (2.22%) Perl
5 11 (1.88%) T-SQL
5 11 (1.88%) PowerShell
6 9 (1.54%) C
7 8 (1.37%) C++
8 7 (1.20%) Python
8 7 (1.20%) Shell Script
9 6 (1.03%) VB
10 5 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.51%) Ruby
12 3 (0.51%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
12 3 (0.51%) REXX
12 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.51%) VBScript
13 2 (0.34%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 53 (9.06%) Degree
2 40 (6.84%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 23 (3.93%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (3.08%) CCNP
6 15 (2.56%) CCNA
7 12 (2.05%) DV Cleared
8 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.20%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (0.85%) CCSA
10 5 (0.85%) CCSE
11 4 (0.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.68%) PMP
11 4 (0.68%) MBA
12 3 (0.51%) Check Point Certification
12 3 (0.51%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.74%) SLA
2 33 (5.64%) QA
3 8 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.34%) P3O
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (6.84%) Active Directory
1 40 (6.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (3.59%) NLBS
3 15 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.88%) XenApp
4 11 (1.88%) Xen
5 8 (1.37%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 6 (1.03%) vSphere
8 5 (0.85%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.68%) Snort
9 4 (0.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.51%) Squid
11 2 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.34%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.34%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.34%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (3.76%) WSUS
2 10 (1.71%) SCCM
3 8 (1.37%) OpenView
4 7 (1.20%) SCOM
4 7 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 6 (1.03%) Puppet
5 6 (1.03%) NetCrunch
5 6 (1.03%) HP NNM
6 4 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.68%) SCOrch
6 4 (0.68%) Oracle ZFS
7 3 (0.51%) SCSM
7 3 (0.51%) NSN NetAct
7 3 (0.51%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.34%) Netcool
8 2 (0.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 2 (0.34%) Control-M
8 2 (0.34%) OPNET
Vendors
1 105 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 75 (12.82%) Cisco
3 55 (9.40%) SAP
4 53 (9.06%) Oracle
5 47 (8.03%) VMware
6 39 (6.67%) HP
7 33 (5.64%) CheckPoint
8 29 (4.96%) Business Objects
9 28 (4.79%) Citrix
10 19 (3.25%) Nortel
11 18 (3.08%) Ericsson
11 18 (3.08%) Avaya
11 18 (3.08%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
12 16 (2.74%) Huawei
12 16 (2.74%) IBM
13 15 (2.56%) NetApp
14 14 (2.39%) Blue Coat
15 13 (2.22%) BMC
16 12 (2.05%) Red Hat
16 12 (2.05%) Dell
Staffordshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 1 hour ago
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £425 - 500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £430.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Plymouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago