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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 264 285 292
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +7
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 351 288 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.71% 0.62% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.84% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 128 129
Average daily rate
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£398 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.13% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £370 £378
% change year-on-year
+5.74% -1.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 8
Average hourly rate £44.50 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £18.30 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.10 £27.67 £44.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+78.00% +13.63%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36781 34189 37645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.41% 73.40% 71.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 23154 21204 22145
Average daily rate £407 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 979 1382
Average hourly rate £23.80 £31.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.83% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
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 31 July 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
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 31 July 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
(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 +31 152 £396 +1.53% 47
South East +2 74 £410 +10.81% 19
West Midlands +3 31 £350 - 7
South West -3 27 £395 -26.51% 4
East of England -13 21 £388 -8.82% 11
North West -13 15 £365 +18.34% 5
East Midlands -4 12 £470 +34.28% 5
Yorkshire -2 6 £248 -1.00% 4
North East -13 4 £463 -38.33% 2
South Coast - 1 £450 -
Performance Management
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Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 210 (29.91%) Finance
2 130 (18.52%) ITIL
3 120 (17.09%) Change Management
4 108 (15.38%) Project Management
5 92 (13.11%) Security Cleared
6 85 (12.11%) Microsoft
7 76 (10.83%) Service Delivery
8 75 (10.68%) Management Information System
9 74 (10.54%) Service Management
10 72 (10.26%) Degree
11 70 (9.97%) Continuous Improvement
12 65 (9.26%) SAP
13 64 (9.12%) Oracle
13 64 (9.12%) MS Excel
13 64 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
14 62 (8.83%) Problem Management
15 61 (8.69%) SQL
16 60 (8.55%) SAN
17 59 (8.40%) Windows
17 59 (8.40%) SC Cleared
18 55 (7.83%) PRINCE2
18 55 (7.83%) Telecoms
19 53 (7.55%) Configuration Management
20 52 (7.41%) Banking
21 51 (7.26%) MS Office
22 48 (6.84%) UNIX
22 48 (6.84%) Data Analysis
23 47 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
24 44 (6.27%) Cisco
25 41 (5.84%) NHS

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.71%) MS Exchange
3 16 (2.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (1.99%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.57%) CICS
5 11 (1.57%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.14%) MS Project Server
6 8 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.00%) SAS
8 5 (0.71%) IIS
8 5 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (0.71%) Apache
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (0.71%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.57%) Confluence
9 4 (0.57%) NetWeaver
10 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.43%) Oracle UPK
10 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 64 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 51 (7.26%) MS Office
3 24 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (2.71%) MS Project
5 18 (2.56%) MS Visio
6 7 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.43%) SPSS
8 1 (0.14%) FastStats
8 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.28%) Hyperion Enterprise
2 8 (1.14%) SAP HR
3 7 (1.00%) SAP BPC
4 5 (0.71%) SAP HCM
4 5 (0.71%) Hyperion Planning
4 5 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.71%) ResourceLink
5 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.57%) HFM
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.43%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.28%) SAP GTS
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.28%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.28%) SuccessFactors
2 13 (1.85%) SaaS
3 6 (0.85%) IaaS
4 3 (0.43%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Taleo
5 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (8.55%) SAN
2 24 (3.42%) DNS
3 23 (3.28%) LAN
3 23 (3.28%) WAN
4 22 (3.13%) Connectrix
5 20 (2.85%) Firewall
5 20 (2.85%) 3G
6 19 (2.71%) MPLS
7 18 (2.56%) LDAP
8 17 (2.42%) SGSN
9 16 (2.28%) GGSN
9 16 (2.28%) L2TP
9 16 (2.28%) SS7
9 16 (2.28%) BIG-IP
10 15 (2.14%) DSL
11 12 (1.71%) MGW
12 11 (1.57%) Intranet
13 10 (1.42%) 2G
13 10 (1.42%) Radio Access Network
14 7 (1.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 15 (2.14%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (1.42%) Data Mining
6 10 (1.42%) SAP BW
7 9 (1.28%) DB2
7 9 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.00%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.00%) MySQL
9 7 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
10 6 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (0.57%) LoadRunner
1 4 (0.57%) JIRA
1 4 (0.57%) Git (software)
1 4 (0.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.28%) Selenium
2 2 (0.28%) JMeter
3 1 (0.14%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.14%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.14%) CA Gen
General
1 210 (29.91%) Finance
2 55 (7.83%) Telecoms
3 52 (7.41%) Banking
4 29 (4.13%) Legal
5 22 (3.13%) Local Government
5 22 (3.13%) Marketing
6 21 (2.99%) Retail
7 18 (2.56%) Front Office
8 17 (2.42%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.14%) Law
11 7 (1.00%) Billing
12 4 (0.57%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.57%) Advertising
13 3 (0.43%) Back Office
14 2 (0.28%) Publishing
14 2 (0.28%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.28%) German Language
15 1 (0.14%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 182 (25.93%) Analyst
2 74 (10.54%) Project Manager
3 47 (6.70%) Business Analyst
4 38 (5.41%) Consultant
5 33 (4.70%) Performance Analyst
6 32 (4.56%) Service Manager
7 25 (3.56%) Storage Engineer
7 25 (3.56%) NOC Engineer
8 22 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
9 21 (2.99%) Architect
10 20 (2.85%) Senior Manager
10 20 (2.85%) Senior Analyst
10 20 (2.85%) Administrator
11 19 (2.71%) Delivery Manager
12 17 (2.42%) Data Analyst
13 16 (2.28%) DBA
13 16 (2.28%) Developer
14 15 (2.14%) Support Manager
14 15 (2.14%) Performance Manager
15 14 (1.99%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.85%) Regular Expression
2 10 (1.42%) .NET
2 10 (1.42%) Web Services
3 9 (1.28%) Middleware
4 8 (1.14%) XML
5 6 (0.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 5 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (0.57%) SAP Basis
7 4 (0.57%) Velocity
7 4 (0.57%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.57%) RESTful
7 4 (0.57%) SOAP
8 3 (0.43%) HTML
8 3 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (0.43%) CSS
8 3 (0.43%) Web Dynpro
8 3 (0.43%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.43%) JMS
8 3 (0.43%) WAP
8 3 (0.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 75 (10.68%) Management Information System
2 41 (5.84%) NHS
3 17 (2.42%) Statistics
4 15 (2.14%) Blackberry
5 13 (1.85%) Thin Client
5 13 (1.85%) Fat Client
6 12 (1.71%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.57%) Clustering
8 9 (1.28%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.28%) PMI
9 8 (1.14%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.00%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.71%) Data Extraction
11 5 (0.71%) Informatics
11 5 (0.71%) Open Source
12 4 (0.57%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.57%) DataPower
12 4 (0.57%) Taxonomies
12 4 (0.57%) Replication
13 3 (0.43%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 59 (8.40%) Windows
2 48 (6.84%) UNIX
3 34 (4.84%) Linux
4 30 (4.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (2.28%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.99%) Solaris
8 7 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.71%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.57%) AIX
11 3 (0.43%) VMS
11 3 (0.43%) zOS
11 3 (0.43%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.28%) CentOS
13 1 (0.14%) SUSE
13 1 (0.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (18.52%) ITIL
2 120 (17.09%) Change Management
3 108 (15.38%) Project Management
4 76 (10.83%) Service Delivery
5 74 (10.54%) Service Management
6 70 (9.97%) Continuous Improvement
7 64 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 62 (8.83%) Problem Management
9 55 (7.83%) PRINCE2
10 53 (7.55%) Configuration Management
11 48 (6.84%) Data Analysis
12 47 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
13 40 (5.70%) Risk Management
13 40 (5.70%) Fault Management
14 38 (5.41%) Analytics
15 34 (4.84%) Incident Management
16 32 (4.56%) Capacity Planning
17 28 (3.99%) Business Analysis
17 28 (3.99%) Performance Analysis
18 27 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 61 (8.69%) SQL
2 20 (2.85%) Perl
3 19 (2.71%) Java
4 16 (2.28%) Shell Script
5 11 (1.57%) C
6 8 (1.14%) ABAP
7 6 (0.85%) VBA
7 6 (0.85%) C#
7 6 (0.85%) C++
8 5 (0.71%) Korn
8 5 (0.71%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.57%) COBOL
9 4 (0.57%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.57%) Python
10 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.43%) Ruby
11 2 (0.28%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.14%) JCL
12 1 (0.14%) Ada
Qualifications
1 92 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 72 (10.26%) Degree
3 59 (8.40%) SC Cleared
4 16 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.71%) DV Cleared
6 12 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 11 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (1.28%) ACCA
9 9 (1.28%) CIMA
9 9 (1.28%) CIPD
10 8 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
10 8 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (1.14%) CCNA
11 6 (0.85%) CCNP
12 4 (0.57%) PMP
12 4 (0.57%) ISEB
12 4 (0.57%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.99%) SLA
2 22 (3.13%) QA
3 9 (1.28%) Data Quality
4 7 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.85%) COBIT
6 3 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.14%) GxP
System Software
1 31 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (3.70%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 20 (2.85%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.14%) NLBS
6 13 (1.85%) Xen
7 11 (1.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 11 (1.57%) XenApp
8 8 (1.14%) KVM
9 7 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.57%) vSphere
10 4 (0.57%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.28%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.28%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.28%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.14%) Varnish
12 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 16 (2.28%) WSUS
2 12 (1.71%) Puppet
3 8 (1.14%) Nagios
4 7 (1.00%) SCCM
4 7 (1.00%) SCOM
4 7 (1.00%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.71%) Ganglia
5 5 (0.71%) NetBackup
6 4 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.57%) NSN NetAct
6 4 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.57%) MOM
7 3 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.43%) Munin
8 2 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.14%) Foglight
9 1 (0.14%) Netcool
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.14%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 85 (12.11%) Microsoft
2 65 (9.26%) SAP
3 64 (9.12%) Oracle
4 44 (6.27%) Cisco
5 40 (5.70%) VMware
6 33 (4.70%) EMC
7 30 (4.27%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 28 (3.99%) IBM
9 25 (3.56%) Citrix
10 23 (3.28%) Brocade
11 22 (3.13%) Business Objects
12 19 (2.71%) Hyperion
13 18 (2.56%) CheckPoint
14 17 (2.42%) HP
15 16 (2.28%) Juniper
15 16 (2.28%) Velocent
16 10 (1.42%) NetApp
16 10 (1.42%) F5
17 9 (1.28%) Blue Coat
17 9 (1.28%) Red Hat
Reading, Berkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £230.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200.00 - £225.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £120 - £125 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £30000 - £34000 Per Annum 25 days holiday, Private healthcar
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £420 - £475 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
NES Global Talent
Rate: £25000 to £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Peterborough
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £325 per day
Posted: 8 days ago