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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 428 392 458
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +66
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 203 224 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.41% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.57% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 118 60
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £17.72 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £19.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +103.38%
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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
41115 39220 37496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.13% 79.37% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 27556 25280 24056
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1120 1132
Median hourly rate £27.50 £28.69 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 -4 85 £405 -10.00% 17
South East -49 49 £400 +1.78% 8
South West -7 13 £300 -29.41% 11
North West -8 13 £318 -5.92% 4
Yorkshire +13 12 £400 -8.57% 4
West Midlands -10 11 £425 +28.78% 3
North East -38 9 £323 - 1
East Midlands +16 8 £425 +47.82% 6
East of England 0 4 £388 +72.22% 4
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 123 (32.11%) Windows
2 109 (28.46%) SQL
3 105 (27.42%) Finance
4 96 (25.07%) Microsoft
5 92 (24.02%) Oracle
6 85 (22.19%) SQL Server
7 79 (20.63%) Linux
8 68 (17.75%) Unix
9 63 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (15.67%) Performance Tuning
11 49 (12.79%) Migration
12 48 (12.53%) Solaris
13 47 (12.27%) Java
14 45 (11.75%) SAN
15 44 (11.49%) ITIL
16 40 (10.44%) VMware
16 40 (10.44%) Windows Server
17 38 (9.92%) DevOps
17 38 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (9.66%) PowerShell
19 36 (9.40%) Security Cleared
19 36 (9.40%) Git (software)
19 36 (9.40%) QA
20 34 (8.88%) Banking
20 34 (8.88%) Active Directory
20 34 (8.88%) Project Management
21 33 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
21 33 (8.62%) Oracle Database
22 32 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
22 32 (8.36%) MS Excel

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 25 (6.53%) MS Exchange
2 19 (4.96%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.66%) IIS
5 12 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (2.87%) Node.js
7 10 (2.61%) GlassFish
8 9 (2.35%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.83%) Confluence
10 4 (1.04%) JBoss
10 4 (1.04%) SAS
10 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.04%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.78%) Apache
11 3 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.52%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (8.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.09%) MS Office
3 5 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.31%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.01%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (4.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 11 (2.87%) Amazon S3
5 10 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (2.35%) IaaS
7 6 (1.57%) PaaS
7 6 (1.57%) SaaS
8 5 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.31%) GitHub
8 5 (1.31%) Office 365
9 3 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (11.75%) SAN
2 31 (8.09%) DNS
3 29 (7.57%) Firewall
4 26 (6.79%) DHCP
4 26 (6.79%) TCP/IP
5 17 (4.44%) LAN
6 16 (4.18%) NAS
6 16 (4.18%) WAN
7 14 (3.66%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (3.66%) LDAP
7 14 (3.66%) Network Security
8 13 (3.39%) HTTP
9 11 (2.87%) VPN
10 9 (2.35%) 4G
10 9 (2.35%) BGP
10 9 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (2.35%) Internet
10 9 (2.35%) Radio Access Network
10 9 (2.35%) VoIP
11 8 (2.09%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.62%) Oracle Database
3 24 (6.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 23 (6.01%) Oracle Database 11g
5 22 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 22 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 20 (5.22%) MySQL
7 19 (4.96%) SQL Server 2005
8 16 (4.18%) Oracle Database 10g
9 14 (3.66%) NoSQL
9 14 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (3.39%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (3.39%) Data Mining
10 13 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (2.35%) PowerCenter
12 9 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
13 8 (2.09%) Oracle Database 12c
13 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (9.40%) Git (software)
2 17 (4.44%) Visual Studio
3 16 (4.18%) JIRA
4 15 (3.92%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.13%) LoadRunner
6 11 (2.87%) Facilita Forecast
6 11 (2.87%) gulp
6 11 (2.87%) HP UFT
6 11 (2.87%) Selenium
7 10 (2.61%) JProfiler
7 10 (2.61%) JUnit
7 10 (2.61%) Mockito
8 9 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 9 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (1.83%) TeamCity
10 5 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (1.04%) Maven
12 2 (0.52%) Ant
12 2 (0.52%) Gradle
12 2 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
General
1 105 (27.42%) Finance
2 34 (8.88%) Banking
3 28 (7.31%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 7 (1.83%) Back Office
6 5 (1.31%) Legal
6 5 (1.31%) Marketing
7 4 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.04%) Law
8 3 (0.78%) Retail
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 65 (16.97%) Developer
2 59 (15.40%) Administrator
3 48 (12.53%) DBA
4 32 (8.36%) Support Engineer
5 29 (7.57%) Analyst
6 25 (6.53%) Consultant
7 20 (5.22%) DevOps Engineer
7 20 (5.22%) Network Engineer
7 20 (5.22%) SQL DBA
7 20 (5.22%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (4.70%) Architect
9 16 (4.18%) Oracle DBA
10 13 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (3.39%) Software Developer
11 12 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 12 (3.13%) Java Developer
11 12 (3.13%) Project Manager
11 12 (3.13%) Senior Developer
11 12 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
12 11 (2.87%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.57%) Web Services
2 25 (6.53%) Middleware
3 22 (5.74%) RESTful
4 19 (4.96%) .NET
4 19 (4.96%) J2EE
5 18 (4.70%) HTML
6 15 (3.92%) CSS
7 14 (3.66%) ELK Stack
8 13 (3.39%) REST
9 12 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 11 (2.87%) Express
10 11 (2.87%) Java EE
10 11 (2.87%) JPA
10 11 (2.87%) Spring
11 8 (2.09%) hapi
12 7 (1.83%) React
12 7 (1.83%) XML
13 5 (1.31%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.31%) HTML5
14 4 (1.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.09%) Clustering
2 30 (7.83%) Replication
3 27 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (7.05%) Data Centre
4 21 (5.48%) Visualisation
5 18 (4.70%) Computer Science
6 17 (4.44%) Statistics
6 17 (4.44%) User Experience
7 14 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (3.39%) EMC VNX
9 12 (3.13%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.13%) Management Information System
10 11 (2.87%) iPad
10 11 (2.87%) Performance Metrics
11 10 (2.61%) NHS
12 9 (2.35%) Client/Server
12 9 (2.35%) PKI
13 7 (1.83%) Algorithms
14 5 (1.31%) PMI
15 4 (1.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 123 (32.11%) Windows
2 79 (20.63%) Linux
3 68 (17.75%) Unix
4 48 (12.53%) Solaris
5 40 (10.44%) Windows Server
6 32 (8.36%) Windows Server 2008
7 31 (8.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 26 (6.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (5.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (4.70%) AIX
11 4 (1.04%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.04%) zOS
12 3 (0.78%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.52%) SUSE
13 2 (0.52%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.26%) CentOS
14 1 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.26%) HPUX
14 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (16.45%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (15.67%) Performance Tuning
3 49 (12.79%) Migration
4 44 (11.49%) ITIL
5 38 (9.92%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (9.92%) DevOps
6 34 (8.88%) Project Management
7 33 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
8 31 (8.09%) Scrum
9 30 (7.83%) Software Engineering
10 28 (7.31%) High Availability
11 27 (7.05%) Disaster Recovery
12 26 (6.79%) Change Management
12 26 (6.79%) Service Delivery
13 24 (6.27%) Capacity Planning
14 23 (6.01%) Problem Management
15 22 (5.74%) Data Analysis
15 22 (5.74%) OO
16 20 (5.22%) ETL
17 19 (4.96%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 109 (28.46%) SQL
2 47 (12.27%) Java
3 37 (9.66%) PowerShell
4 27 (7.05%) Shell Script
5 26 (6.79%) JavaScript
6 19 (4.96%) Perl
6 19 (4.96%) PL/SQL
6 19 (4.96%) T-SQL
6 19 (4.96%) VB
7 18 (4.70%) Python
8 15 (3.92%) VBScript
9 8 (2.09%) C
9 8 (2.09%) PHP
10 7 (1.83%) Bourne shell
10 7 (1.83%) C#
11 5 (1.31%) Ruby
12 3 (0.78%) VBA
13 2 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.26%) C++
14 1 (0.26%) Pig Latin
Qualifications
1 36 (9.40%) Security Cleared
2 27 (7.05%) Degree
3 22 (5.74%) SC Cleared
4 19 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.39%) CCNP
7 11 (2.87%) CCNA
8 10 (2.61%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.35%) MCSE
10 6 (1.57%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.57%) MCSA
11 5 (1.31%) AWS Certification
11 5 (1.31%) MCITP
11 5 (1.31%) MCTS
11 5 (1.31%) NCDA
11 5 (1.31%) NCIE
11 5 (1.31%) NCSA
11 5 (1.31%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (9.40%) QA
2 18 (4.70%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.52%) SSAE 16
3 2 (0.52%) UCITS
System Software
1 34 (8.88%) Active Directory
2 20 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.35%) Veritas File System
4 9 (2.35%) vSphere
5 8 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (1.83%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 7 (1.83%) VMware ESX
7 4 (1.04%) NFS
8 3 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.78%) XenApp
8 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.52%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.52%) Docker
9 2 (0.52%) UAG
9 2 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 2 (0.52%) XenServer
10 1 (0.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.26%) vCloud
10 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (6.01%) SCOM
2 17 (4.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 17 (4.44%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (3.66%) Kibana
3 14 (3.66%) logstash
4 13 (3.39%) NetBackup
5 11 (2.87%) HP SiteScope
6 10 (2.61%) Graphite
6 10 (2.61%) StatsD
7 9 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (2.35%) Puppet
8 8 (2.09%) SCCM
9 7 (1.83%) Data Guard
9 7 (1.83%) Legato
10 6 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (1.31%) WMI
12 4 (1.04%) BladeLogic
12 4 (1.04%) Foglight
Vendors
1 96 (25.07%) Microsoft
2 92 (24.02%) Oracle
3 40 (10.44%) VMware
4 31 (8.09%) Cisco
5 29 (7.57%) HP
6 27 (7.05%) EMC
7 22 (5.74%) Veritas
8 16 (4.18%) Brocade
8 16 (4.18%) Red Hat
9 15 (3.92%) Informatica
9 15 (3.92%) NetApp
10 14 (3.66%) IBM
11 12 (3.13%) Dell
12 11 (2.87%) CheckPoint
12 11 (2.87%) Sun
13 10 (2.61%) Symantec
14 9 (2.35%) New Relic
14 9 (2.35%) Nokia
15 8 (2.09%) Citrix
16 7 (1.83%) Sybase
Hertfordshire
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Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Eden Lea UK Limited
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
aap3
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 15 days ago