The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Monitoring
Rank 401 437 374
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -63
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 204 135 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.36% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 54 80
Average daily rate
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£395 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £310 £322
% change year-on-year
+21.77% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £42.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.64% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £32.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.80 £189.60 £51.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -17.85%
Performance Monitoring
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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
40103 37736 35030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.83% 76.45% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26527 23757 21722
Average daily rate £423 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1073 1093 1022
Average hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.79 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in England

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the England region.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in England

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in England

Performance Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the England region.

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in England

Performance Monitoring
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Performance Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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
South East +18 63 £400 +37.93% 9
London +7 61 £400 +6.66% 11
West Midlands +17 18 £375 +1.69% 6
North West -17 16 £338 -7.40% 5
South West -17 11 £325 +13.04% 2
East Midlands +6 9 £394 - 2
Yorkshire -21 9 £375 +36.36% 7
North East - 9 £394 -
East of England +3 8 £350 -7.89% 6
Performance Monitoring
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 156 (34.21%) Windows
2 127 (27.85%) SQL
3 114 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 110 (24.12%) SQL Server
5 100 (21.93%) Microsoft
6 90 (19.74%) Linux
7 83 (18.20%) VMware
8 76 (16.67%) UNIX
9 73 (16.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 72 (15.79%) Oracle
11 70 (15.35%) Finance
12 59 (12.94%) Active Directory
13 53 (11.62%) ITIL
13 53 (11.62%) Windows Server 2003
13 53 (11.62%) Capacity Planning
14 51 (11.18%) Firewall
15 47 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
16 46 (10.09%) Cisco
17 44 (9.65%) HP
17 44 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
18 42 (9.21%) Citrix
18 42 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
19 41 (8.99%) DNS
19 41 (8.99%) Change Management
19 41 (8.99%) Project Management
19 41 (8.99%) Security Cleared
20 40 (8.77%) SAN
21 39 (8.55%) TCP/IP
21 39 (8.55%) Configuration Management
21 39 (8.55%) Business Analysis

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (5.92%) MS Exchange
2 26 (5.70%) SharePoint
3 18 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (3.95%) IIS
4 17 (3.73%) SAS
4 17 (3.73%) Apache
5 12 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.97%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (1.10%) JBoss
8 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.88%) MediaWiki
9 4 (0.88%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.66%) GlassFish
10 3 (0.66%) Confluence
11 2 (0.44%) nginx
11 2 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.85%) MS Office
3 8 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.88%) Kondor+
2 4 (0.88%) Misys Midas
2 4 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.88%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.44%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.22%) RMDS
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.88%) SaaS
2 3 (0.66%) Office 365
2 3 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.66%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (0.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 51 (11.18%) Firewall
2 41 (8.99%) DNS
3 40 (8.77%) SAN
4 39 (8.55%) TCP/IP
5 26 (5.70%) DHCP
6 24 (5.26%) Internet
7 22 (4.82%) LAN
8 17 (3.73%) WAN
9 16 (3.51%) VPN
9 16 (3.51%) Network Security
10 15 (3.29%) Wireless
11 14 (3.07%) BGP
11 14 (3.07%) Fibre Channel
12 13 (2.85%) 3G
12 13 (2.85%) HTTP
13 12 (2.63%) GSM
13 12 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
13 12 (2.63%) LTE
14 11 (2.41%) 4G
14 11 (2.41%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (24.12%) SQL Server
2 42 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (6.58%) Oracle Database
4 29 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 24 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (3.73%) Oracle BI EE
8 17 (3.73%) DB2
9 14 (3.07%) PowerCenter
10 13 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (2.63%) QlikView
11 12 (2.63%) Relational Database
12 11 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 10 (2.19%) DB2 UDB
14 9 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 8 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
15 8 (1.75%) MySQL
16 7 (1.54%) Hadoop
16 7 (1.54%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (4.61%) Visual Studio
2 16 (3.51%) LoadRunner
3 15 (3.29%) HP UFT
4 14 (3.07%) Facilita Forecast
5 10 (2.19%) SoapUI
5 10 (2.19%) JMeter
6 8 (1.75%) LoadUI
6 8 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.54%) JIRA
8 6 (1.32%) Selenium
8 6 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (1.10%) NeoLoad
9 5 (1.10%) Git (software)
10 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.66%) WinDbg
11 3 (0.66%) Mockito
11 3 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.66%) JUnit
12 2 (0.44%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.22%) JProfiler
General
1 70 (15.35%) Finance
2 30 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.70%) Banking
4 10 (2.19%) Legal
5 8 (1.75%) Law
6 7 (1.54%) Spanish Language
7 5 (1.10%) Publishing
8 4 (0.88%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.66%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Advertising
9 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Marketing
10 2 (0.44%) Retail
10 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.44%) Automotive
11 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 69 (15.13%) DBA
2 68 (14.91%) Analyst
3 66 (14.47%) Administrator
4 38 (8.33%) SQL DBA
5 35 (7.68%) Developer
6 27 (5.92%) SQL Server DBA
7 25 (5.48%) Consultant
8 24 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 21 (4.61%) Network Engineer
10 20 (4.39%) Systems Administrator
11 18 (3.95%) Architect
12 17 (3.73%) Business Analyst
13 15 (3.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (3.07%) Tester
14 14 (3.07%) Applications Support
15 13 (2.85%) Information Analyst
16 12 (2.63%) Server Administrator
16 12 (2.63%) DB2 DBA
16 12 (2.63%) Project Manager
16 12 (2.63%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (6.80%) .NET
2 27 (5.92%) Web Services
3 18 (3.95%) HTML
3 18 (3.95%) SOAP
4 13 (2.85%) .NET Framework
5 10 (2.19%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.19%) CSS
5 10 (2.19%) REST
6 9 (1.97%) Middleware
7 7 (1.54%) J2EE
8 6 (1.32%) XML
9 5 (1.10%) WSDL
9 5 (1.10%) jQuery
9 5 (1.10%) HTML5
9 5 (1.10%) CSS3
9 5 (1.10%) AngularJS
10 4 (0.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.88%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.88%) BAPI
11 3 (0.66%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 26 (5.70%) Clustering
4 21 (4.61%) Replication
5 17 (3.73%) Performance Metrics
6 12 (2.63%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.19%) NHS
8 9 (1.97%) Client/Server
8 9 (1.97%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.75%) Statistics
10 7 (1.54%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.32%) Computer Science
12 5 (1.10%) SecurID
12 5 (1.10%) iSeries
12 5 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.10%) User Experience
13 4 (0.88%) LPAR
13 4 (0.88%) STB
13 4 (0.88%) CMDB
13 4 (0.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 156 (34.21%) Windows
2 90 (19.74%) Linux
3 76 (16.67%) UNIX
4 73 (16.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (11.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 28 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (3.07%) AIX
9 11 (2.41%) Solaris
9 11 (2.41%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.88%) CentOS
10 4 (0.88%) HPUX
11 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.44%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.44%) zOS
11 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.44%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.22%) SUSE
12 1 (0.22%) Android
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 53 (11.62%) Capacity Planning
2 53 (11.62%) ITIL
3 41 (8.99%) Project Management
3 41 (8.99%) Change Management
4 39 (8.55%) Configuration Management
4 39 (8.55%) Business Analysis
5 36 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (7.68%) Capacity Management
7 33 (7.24%) Service Management
8 31 (6.80%) Disaster Recovery
9 30 (6.58%) ETL
9 30 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (5.48%) Problem Management
10 25 (5.48%) Application Performance Monitoring
11 24 (5.26%) Load Balancing
12 22 (4.82%) Data Modelling
13 20 (4.39%) Use Case
13 20 (4.39%) Performance Testing
13 20 (4.39%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 127 (27.85%) SQL
2 29 (6.36%) Shell Script
3 27 (5.92%) T-SQL
4 26 (5.70%) PowerShell
5 20 (4.39%) VB
6 19 (4.17%) Perl
7 18 (3.95%) Java
8 13 (2.85%) C#
8 13 (2.85%) Python
9 12 (2.63%) JavaScript
9 12 (2.63%) VBA
10 8 (1.75%) Ruby
10 8 (1.75%) C
11 6 (1.32%) VBScript
12 5 (1.10%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.88%) Korn
13 4 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 4 (0.88%) ABAP
14 3 (0.66%) Groovy
15 2 (0.44%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 41 (8.99%) Security Cleared
2 32 (7.02%) Degree
3 19 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (3.73%) DV Cleared
5 15 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (2.85%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.19%) MCSE
8 9 (1.97%) CCNA
9 8 (1.75%) MCITP
10 7 (1.54%) ISTQB
10 7 (1.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (1.54%) ISEB
10 7 (1.54%) CCNP
10 7 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (1.10%) RHCE
11 5 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.88%) MCTS
12 4 (0.88%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.66%) PMP
13 3 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.14%) SLA
2 21 (4.61%) QA
3 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.44%) BS7799
4 2 (0.44%) P3O
System Software
1 59 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 47 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.68%) vSphere
4 9 (1.97%) XenApp
5 8 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.54%) Hyper-V
6 7 (1.54%) ISA Server
7 5 (1.10%) KVM
7 5 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.88%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.66%) XenServer
9 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.66%) Firmware
10 2 (0.44%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.44%) NFS
11 1 (0.22%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.22%) Samba
11 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 17 (3.73%) SCOM
2 13 (2.85%) SCCM
3 11 (2.41%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.19%) ARCserve
4 10 (2.19%) Tivoli
4 10 (2.19%) NSN NetAct
5 8 (1.75%) DatAdvantage
6 6 (1.32%) Puppet
6 6 (1.32%) HP SiteScope
7 5 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
7 5 (1.10%) Oracle RMAN
8 4 (0.88%) Pingdom
9 3 (0.66%) EdgeSight
9 3 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (0.66%) LiteSpeed
9 3 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.66%) OPNET
9 3 (0.66%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.66%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 100 (21.93%) Microsoft
2 83 (18.20%) VMware
3 72 (15.79%) Oracle
4 46 (10.09%) Cisco
5 44 (9.65%) HP
6 42 (9.21%) Citrix
7 33 (7.24%) Red Hat
8 22 (4.82%) CheckPoint
9 21 (4.61%) Remedy
9 21 (4.61%) McAfee
10 20 (4.39%) Dell
11 18 (3.95%) Juniper
12 17 (3.73%) Informatica
13 16 (3.51%) SolarWinds
14 14 (3.07%) Nokia
15 13 (2.85%) CA
16 10 (2.19%) Infoblox
16 10 (2.19%) Tableau
16 10 (2.19%) FalconStor
16 10 (2.19%) Dell Compellent
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