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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 418 360 426
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +66
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 208 249 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.49% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.62% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 129 89
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £30.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +20.00%
Performance Monitoring
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
41638 40050 39311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.70% 79.08% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27840 25369 24942
Median daily rate £445 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.22% +3.75%
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 median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1170 1165
Median hourly rate £32.50 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Performance Monitoring as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the England region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -29 90 £408 -9.44% 16
South East -27 60 £350 -11.61% 4
South West 0 11 £300 -14.28% 6
Yorkshire +3 10 £400 -8.57% 8
North West 0 10 £425 +77.19% 5
West Midlands -13 10 £425 +28.78% 6
North East -31 10 £275 -15.38%
East Midlands +2 6 £400 +23.07% 5
East of England -5 2 - - 1
Performance Monitoring
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 122 (32.88%) Windows
2 118 (31.81%) Finance
3 106 (28.57%) SQL
4 105 (28.30%) Oracle
5 96 (25.88%) SQL Server
6 87 (23.45%) Microsoft
7 82 (22.10%) Unix
8 79 (21.29%) Linux
9 75 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
10 62 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
11 50 (13.48%) Solaris
12 47 (12.67%) Migration
13 46 (12.40%) Windows Server
14 45 (12.13%) Banking
15 44 (11.86%) ITIL
16 43 (11.59%) Java
17 42 (11.32%) SAN
17 42 (11.32%) PowerShell
18 38 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
19 37 (9.97%) DevOps
19 37 (9.97%) Disaster Recovery
20 36 (9.70%) Oracle Database
21 34 (9.16%) Git (software)
22 33 (8.89%) Telecoms
22 33 (8.89%) VMware
23 32 (8.63%) Shell Script
23 32 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
24 31 (8.36%) Replication
24 31 (8.36%) Clustering

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (5.12%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (4.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.85%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.96%) IIS
4 10 (2.70%) GlassFish
4 10 (2.70%) Node.js
5 9 (2.43%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.62%) Confluence
7 5 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.08%) SAS
9 3 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (0.81%) JBoss
9 3 (0.81%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.54%) Apache
10 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.54%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 27 (7.28%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.62%) MS Office
3 5 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (1.08%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.93%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 10 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (2.43%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (2.43%) Amazon S3
6 6 (1.62%) IaaS
6 6 (1.62%) SaaS
7 5 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (1.35%) GitHub
7 5 (1.35%) PaaS
8 3 (0.81%) Office 365
9 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.54%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 42 (11.32%) SAN
2 28 (7.55%) TCP/IP
3 23 (6.20%) DNS
3 23 (6.20%) Firewall
4 21 (5.66%) DHCP
5 16 (4.31%) NAS
6 15 (4.04%) LAN
6 15 (4.04%) WAN
7 13 (3.50%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (3.23%) HTTP
8 12 (3.23%) Network Security
9 11 (2.96%) VPN
10 9 (2.43%) Internet
10 9 (2.43%) VoIP
11 8 (2.16%) 4G
12 7 (1.89%) 2G
12 7 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 7 (1.89%) LDAP
12 7 (1.89%) Radio Access Network
13 6 (1.62%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (25.88%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.70%) Oracle Database
3 26 (7.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (6.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (5.39%) MySQL
7 20 (5.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 15 (4.04%) NoSQL
9 14 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
12 11 (2.96%) Data Mining
13 10 (2.70%) DB2
13 10 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (2.43%) PowerCenter
14 9 (2.43%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (2.16%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 34 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 15 (4.04%) Jenkins
2 15 (4.04%) JIRA
3 14 (3.77%) Visual Studio
4 11 (2.96%) Selenium
5 10 (2.70%) Facilita Forecast
5 10 (2.70%) gulp
5 10 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 10 (2.70%) JProfiler
5 10 (2.70%) JUnit
5 10 (2.70%) LoadRunner
5 10 (2.70%) Mockito
6 9 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (1.62%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.81%) Maven
11 2 (0.54%) Ant
11 2 (0.54%) Gradle
11 2 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
General
1 118 (31.81%) Finance
2 45 (12.13%) Banking
3 33 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.58%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.35%) Legal
5 5 (1.35%) Marketing
6 4 (1.08%) Back Office
6 4 (1.08%) Law
7 3 (0.81%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (16.44%) Administrator
2 60 (16.17%) Developer
3 58 (15.63%) DBA
4 26 (7.01%) Analyst
5 24 (6.47%) SQL DBA
6 22 (5.93%) Consultant
6 22 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
7 21 (5.66%) Support Engineer
8 19 (5.12%) Architect
8 19 (5.12%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (4.31%) Oracle DBA
10 14 (3.77%) Network Engineer
10 14 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
11 13 (3.50%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.23%) SQL Server DBA
13 11 (2.96%) Java Developer
13 11 (2.96%) Senior Developer
13 11 (2.96%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (2.96%) Unix Administrator
13 11 (2.96%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (7.01%) Web Services
2 24 (6.47%) Middleware
3 20 (5.39%) RESTful
4 19 (5.12%) J2EE
5 18 (4.85%) .NET
6 17 (4.58%) HTML
7 14 (3.77%) ELK Stack
8 12 (3.23%) CSS
8 12 (3.23%) REST
9 11 (2.96%) Hibernate
9 11 (2.96%) Spring
10 10 (2.70%) Express
10 10 (2.70%) Java EE
10 10 (2.70%) JPA
11 7 (1.89%) hapi
11 7 (1.89%) React
12 5 (1.35%) .NET Framework
12 5 (1.35%) HTML5
13 4 (1.08%) JSP
13 4 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.36%) Clustering
1 31 (8.36%) Replication
2 29 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.47%) Data Centre
4 18 (4.85%) Visualisation
5 17 (4.58%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.58%) Statistics
6 13 (3.50%) Enterprise Storage
7 12 (3.23%) Data Structures
7 12 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 11 (2.96%) User Experience
9 10 (2.70%) EMC VNX
9 10 (2.70%) iPad
9 10 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
10 9 (2.43%) Client/Server
11 8 (2.16%) NHS
11 8 (2.16%) PKI
12 7 (1.89%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.35%) Hedge funds
14 4 (1.08%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 122 (32.88%) Windows
2 82 (22.10%) Unix
3 79 (21.29%) Linux
4 50 (13.48%) Solaris
5 46 (12.40%) Windows Server
6 38 (10.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (7.01%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (5.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (4.85%) AIX
11 5 (1.35%) Windows 7
12 4 (1.08%) zOS
13 2 (0.54%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.54%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.54%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.27%) CentOS
14 1 (0.27%) HPUX
14 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (20.22%) Performance Tuning
2 62 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (12.67%) Migration
4 44 (11.86%) ITIL
5 38 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (9.97%) DevOps
6 37 (9.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 32 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (8.09%) Scrum
8 30 (8.09%) Software Engineering
9 28 (7.55%) High Availability
9 28 (7.55%) Project Management
10 27 (7.28%) Change Management
11 26 (7.01%) Service Delivery
12 22 (5.93%) Capacity Planning
12 22 (5.93%) Data Analysis
13 21 (5.66%) OO
13 21 (5.66%) Problem Management
14 19 (5.12%) Database Tuning
15 18 (4.85%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 106 (28.57%) SQL
2 43 (11.59%) Java
3 42 (11.32%) PowerShell
4 32 (8.63%) Shell Script
5 26 (7.01%) T-SQL
6 24 (6.47%) JavaScript
7 23 (6.20%) VBScript
8 21 (5.66%) Perl
9 19 (5.12%) VB
10 18 (4.85%) Python
11 17 (4.58%) PL/SQL
12 8 (2.16%) PHP
13 7 (1.89%) C#
14 6 (1.62%) C
14 6 (1.62%) C-shell
15 5 (1.35%) Bourne shell
15 5 (1.35%) Ruby
16 3 (0.81%) VBA
17 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.27%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 29 (7.82%) Degree
2 26 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.50%) MCSE
6 12 (3.23%) SC Cleared
7 10 (2.70%) DV Cleared
8 9 (2.43%) CCNA
8 9 (2.43%) CCNP
9 6 (1.62%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.62%) MCITP
9 6 (1.62%) MCSA
10 5 (1.35%) AWS Certification
10 5 (1.35%) MCTS
10 5 (1.35%) NCDA
10 5 (1.35%) NCIE
10 5 (1.35%) NCSA
11 4 (1.08%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.81%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.82%) QA
2 17 (4.58%) SLA
3 2 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.54%) UCITS
4 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.27%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 27 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.58%) NFS
4 12 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 8 (2.16%) VMware ESX
6 7 (1.89%) Samba
6 7 (1.89%) Veritas File System
7 5 (1.35%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 5 (1.35%) vSphere
8 4 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.81%) XenApp
9 3 (0.81%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.54%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.54%) Docker
10 2 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.54%) UAG
10 2 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.54%) XenServer
11 1 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 23 (6.20%) SCOM
2 17 (4.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (4.58%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (3.77%) Kibana
3 14 (3.77%) logstash
4 12 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 10 (2.70%) Graphite
5 10 (2.70%) HP SiteScope
5 10 (2.70%) Puppet
5 10 (2.70%) StatsD
6 8 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (1.89%) Data Guard
8 6 (1.62%) SCCM
8 6 (1.62%) Tivoli
9 5 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (1.35%) Legato
9 5 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.08%) DatAdvantage
10 4 (1.08%) Foglight
Vendors
1 105 (28.30%) Oracle
2 87 (23.45%) Microsoft
3 33 (8.89%) VMware
4 29 (7.82%) Veritas
5 28 (7.55%) EMC
6 24 (6.47%) Cisco
6 24 (6.47%) HP
7 17 (4.58%) Sun
8 16 (4.31%) Red Hat
9 15 (4.04%) Dell
10 14 (3.77%) Brocade
10 14 (3.77%) Informatica
11 11 (2.96%) IBM
11 11 (2.96%) NetApp
12 10 (2.70%) Sybase
13 9 (2.43%) New Relic
13 9 (2.43%) Symantec
14 8 (2.16%) CheckPoint
15 7 (1.89%) AppDynamics
15 7 (1.89%) Atlassian
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