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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 416 416 471
Rank change year-on-year
0 +55
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 218 205 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.44% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.50% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 110 48
Median daily rate £370 £395 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +17.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £463 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £384 £313
% change year-on-year
-15.30% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -57.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £22.80 £189.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-55.00% +4.34%
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
41414 41262 38397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.03% 79.98% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 27624 27289 24283
Median daily rate £450 £420 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £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 943 1073 1105
Median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.31 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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
South East +15 67 £338 -15.62% 4
London +5 64 £405 +1.25% 13
East of England +31 22 £300 -14.28% 2
West Midlands -25 22 £425 +13.33%
North West 0 15 £393 +16.29% 11
North East -36 9 £310 -21.26% 1
South West -9 7 £325 -10.34% 4
East Midlands -3 6 £425 +7.93% 4
Yorkshire -6 6 £445 +18.66% 3
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 141 (33.41%) Windows
2 119 (28.20%) SQL
3 113 (26.78%) Microsoft
4 91 (21.56%) SQL Server
4 91 (21.56%) Finance
5 86 (20.38%) Linux
6 85 (20.14%) Oracle
7 75 (17.77%) Unix
8 64 (15.17%) VMware
9 62 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
10 59 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
11 58 (13.74%) ITIL
12 56 (13.27%) Cisco
13 55 (13.03%) Java
14 54 (12.80%) Solaris
15 51 (12.09%) DNS
16 50 (11.85%) DevOps
17 48 (11.37%) Active Directory
17 48 (11.37%) Migration
18 47 (11.14%) Change Management
18 47 (11.14%) Firewall
18 47 (11.14%) PowerShell
19 43 (10.19%) SAN
20 42 (9.95%) Windows Server
21 38 (9.00%) QA
22 36 (8.53%) Banking
23 34 (8.06%) MS Excel
24 33 (7.82%) .NET
24 33 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
24 33 (7.82%) Security Cleared

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 23 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.03%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (3.55%) IIS
5 12 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.61%) Confluence
7 8 (1.90%) GlassFish
8 7 (1.66%) SAS
8 7 (1.66%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.95%) JBoss
10 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.95%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.71%) Mule
11 3 (0.71%) Mule ESB
12 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.47%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 25 (5.92%) MS Office
3 15 (3.55%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.71%) MS Project
7 2 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Eikon
3 1 (0.24%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.27%) IaaS
4 16 (3.79%) PaaS
5 15 (3.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (2.61%) Amazon S3
7 10 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (2.37%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.37%) SaaS
8 5 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.18%) GitHub
9 3 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.71%) Office 365
10 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 51 (12.09%) DNS
2 47 (11.14%) Firewall
3 43 (10.19%) SAN
4 29 (6.87%) LAN
4 29 (6.87%) LDAP
5 28 (6.64%) WAN
6 27 (6.40%) DHCP
7 26 (6.16%) TCP/IP
8 22 (5.21%) Internet
9 17 (4.03%) BGP
9 17 (4.03%) Cisco Nexus
9 17 (4.03%) NAS
10 16 (3.79%) Fibre Channel
10 16 (3.79%) Network Security
10 16 (3.79%) VPN
11 13 (3.08%) Radio Access Network
12 12 (2.84%) HTTP
13 11 (2.61%) Wireless
14 10 (2.37%) 3G
14 10 (2.37%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (21.56%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.21%) Oracle Database
3 18 (4.27%) MySQL
4 17 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (3.32%) Azure SQL Database
7 14 (3.32%) Data Mining
8 13 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (2.84%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.61%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (2.37%) DB2
12 9 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.66%) PowerCenter
14 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 32 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 29 (6.87%) Visual Studio
3 19 (4.50%) LoadRunner
3 19 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (3.55%) Jenkins
5 11 (2.61%) Facilita Forecast
5 11 (2.61%) HP UFT
6 10 (2.37%) JIRA
6 10 (2.37%) JMeter
7 9 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 8 (1.90%) JProfiler
8 8 (1.90%) JUnit
8 8 (1.90%) Mockito
8 8 (1.90%) Selenium
9 7 (1.66%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.42%) gulp
11 5 (1.18%) ERwin
11 5 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
12 4 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 91 (21.56%) Finance
2 36 (8.53%) Banking
3 30 (7.11%) Telecoms
4 8 (1.90%) Legal
5 6 (1.42%) Back Office
5 6 (1.42%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.42%) Law
6 5 (1.18%) Retail
7 3 (0.71%) Billing
7 3 (0.71%) Marketing
7 3 (0.71%) Publishing
8 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Advertising
9 1 (0.24%) Front Office
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
9 1 (0.24%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (18.48%) Administrator
2 42 (9.95%) Developer
3 39 (9.24%) Support Engineer
4 35 (8.29%) DBA
5 32 (7.58%) DevOps Engineer
6 30 (7.11%) Analyst
6 30 (7.11%) Network Engineer
7 29 (6.87%) VMware Engineer
8 28 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (6.16%) Consultant
10 25 (5.92%) 3rd Line Support
10 25 (5.92%) Systems Administrator
11 22 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 22 (5.21%) Solaris Engineer
12 21 (4.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 20 (4.74%) Architect
13 20 (4.74%) SQL DBA
13 20 (4.74%) VMware Support Engineer
14 19 (4.50%) Solaris Administrator
14 19 (4.50%) Solaris Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (7.82%) .NET
2 22 (5.21%) Web Services
3 17 (4.03%) CSS
4 15 (3.55%) ELK Stack
4 15 (3.55%) Middleware
4 15 (3.55%) RESTful
5 14 (3.32%) J2EE
5 14 (3.32%) REST
6 13 (3.08%) HTML
7 10 (2.37%) Hibernate
8 9 (2.13%) Java EE
8 9 (2.13%) JPA
8 9 (2.13%) Spring
8 9 (2.13%) XML
9 6 (1.42%) Express
9 6 (1.42%) hapi
9 6 (1.42%) JDBC
9 6 (1.42%) Node.js
10 5 (1.18%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.18%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 31 (7.35%) Data Centre
2 28 (6.64%) Clustering
3 26 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.92%) Visualisation
5 18 (4.27%) User Experience
6 17 (4.03%) EMC VNX
7 16 (3.79%) Computer Science
7 16 (3.79%) Statistics
8 15 (3.55%) Performance Metrics
9 13 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
10 12 (2.84%) Management Information System
11 10 (2.37%) Data Structures
11 10 (2.37%) PKI
11 10 (2.37%) Replication
12 9 (2.13%) Mainframe
12 9 (2.13%) NHS
13 6 (1.42%) Algorithms
13 6 (1.42%) iPad
14 5 (1.18%) Driving Licence
14 5 (1.18%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 141 (33.41%) Windows
2 86 (20.38%) Linux
3 75 (17.77%) Unix
4 54 (12.80%) Solaris
5 42 (9.95%) Windows Server
6 29 (6.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (5.69%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (3.79%) AIX
11 8 (1.90%) Windows 7
12 5 (1.18%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.95%) zOS
14 3 (0.71%) VMS
14 3 (0.71%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.47%) SUSE
15 2 (0.47%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.47%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.24%) CentOS
16 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (14.69%) Performance Tuning
2 59 (13.98%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (13.74%) ITIL
4 50 (11.85%) DevOps
5 48 (11.37%) Migration
6 47 (11.14%) Change Management
7 32 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (7.11%) Data Analysis
8 30 (7.11%) Incident Management
9 29 (6.87%) Continuous Delivery
9 29 (6.87%) Project Management
10 28 (6.64%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 28 (6.64%) Scrum
10 28 (6.64%) Software Engineering
11 27 (6.40%) Problem Management
12 26 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (6.16%) High Availability
13 25 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
13 25 (5.92%) Capacity Planning
14 24 (5.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 119 (28.20%) SQL
2 55 (13.03%) Java
3 47 (11.14%) PowerShell
4 20 (4.74%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.50%) Shell Script
6 18 (4.27%) VB
7 17 (4.03%) Perl
7 17 (4.03%) T-SQL
8 16 (3.79%) Python
9 12 (2.84%) VBScript
10 8 (1.90%) C
10 8 (1.90%) C#
10 8 (1.90%) PL/SQL
11 7 (1.66%) Bourne shell
11 7 (1.66%) PHP
12 5 (1.18%) Ruby
13 3 (0.71%) VBA
14 2 (0.47%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.24%) C++
15 1 (0.24%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 33 (7.82%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (7.82%) Security Cleared
2 27 (6.40%) SC Cleared
3 26 (6.16%) Degree
3 26 (6.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (5.92%) CCNA
5 19 (4.50%) MCSE
6 18 (4.27%) CCNP
7 9 (2.13%) MCITP
7 9 (2.13%) MCP
8 8 (1.90%) CCA
8 8 (1.90%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (1.90%) MCSA
8 8 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (1.42%) ISTQB
9 6 (1.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (1.18%) AWS Certification
10 5 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (1.18%) NCDA
10 5 (1.18%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.00%) QA
2 12 (2.84%) SLA
3 2 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.47%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 48 (11.37%) Active Directory
2 27 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (2.37%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.37%) vSphere
5 9 (2.13%) Veritas File System
6 8 (1.90%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.90%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.66%) NFS
7 7 (1.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (1.42%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.95%) Firmware
9 4 (0.95%) XenApp
10 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.47%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.47%) Docker
11 2 (0.47%) UAG
11 2 (0.47%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 15 (3.55%) Kibana
1 15 (3.55%) logstash
2 14 (3.32%) HP SiteScope
2 14 (3.32%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (3.32%) SCOM
3 13 (3.08%) NetBackup
4 10 (2.37%) Graphite
4 10 (2.37%) OPNET
4 10 (2.37%) StatsD
5 9 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (2.13%) Puppet
6 7 (1.66%) Legato
6 7 (1.66%) SCCM
7 6 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (1.42%) Oracle RMAN
8 5 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (1.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 5 (1.18%) WMI
9 4 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (0.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 113 (26.78%) Microsoft
2 85 (20.14%) Oracle
3 64 (15.17%) VMware
4 56 (13.27%) Cisco
5 32 (7.58%) EMC
6 28 (6.64%) HP
7 22 (5.21%) CheckPoint
8 21 (4.98%) IBM
9 19 (4.50%) Citrix
9 19 (4.50%) NetApp
9 19 (4.50%) New Relic
9 19 (4.50%) Nokia
10 18 (4.27%) AppDynamics
10 18 (4.27%) Red Hat
11 17 (4.03%) Dynatrace
12 16 (3.79%) Dell
13 15 (3.55%) BMC
13 15 (3.55%) Brocade
13 15 (3.55%) Juniper
14 14 (3.32%) Veritas
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