The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 18 April 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 London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 253 259 246
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 169 133 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.70% 0.62% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 0.81% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 79 101
Average daily rate £419 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £324 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £21.34 £25.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -17.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £19.78 £18.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £21.34 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £19.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+134.83% +6.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18535 16423 20573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 76.61% 76.02% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13086 11421 13439
Average daily rate £430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 222 328
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £135.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in London

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in London

Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in London

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in London

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 38 £408 +1.87% 12
Feltham -8 1 £460 -7.07%
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 97 (31.29%) Finance
2 56 (18.06%) ITIL
3 54 (17.42%) Oracle
3 54 (17.42%) Degree
4 48 (15.48%) SQL
5 44 (14.19%) Project Management
6 36 (11.61%) Service Delivery
6 36 (11.61%) Change Management
6 36 (11.61%) Linux
7 35 (11.29%) Management Information System
8 34 (10.97%) Service Management
9 31 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (9.68%) Solaris
11 28 (9.03%) PRINCE2
12 27 (8.71%) SAP
12 27 (8.71%) IBM
12 27 (8.71%) Microsoft
12 27 (8.71%) SAN
12 27 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 27 (8.71%) Security Cleared
12 27 (8.71%) Continuous Improvement
13 26 (8.39%) UNIX
13 26 (8.39%) Windows
14 25 (8.06%) Java
14 25 (8.06%) Banking
15 24 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
16 23 (7.42%) Hyperion
16 23 (7.42%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (7.10%) Oracle Database
17 22 (7.10%) SQL Server

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 22 (7.10%) Tomcat
2 16 (5.16%) Apache
3 14 (4.52%) WebLogic
4 11 (3.55%) SharePoint
4 11 (3.55%) Oracle Application Server
5 9 (2.90%) MS Exchange
6 8 (2.58%) CMS
7 7 (2.26%) Node.js
7 7 (2.26%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (2.26%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.26%) Alfresco
7 7 (2.26%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.94%) IIS
8 6 (1.94%) CICS
9 5 (1.61%) OpenStack
10 4 (1.29%) Confluence
11 3 (0.97%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.97%) MS Project Server
12 2 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 16 (5.16%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.19%) MS Office
3 12 (3.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (3.87%) MS Visio
4 9 (2.90%) MS Project
5 5 (1.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.94%) Cognos TM1
1 6 (1.94%) SAP HR
2 5 (1.61%) SAP BPC
3 4 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.29%) Hyperion Enterprise
4 2 (0.65%) HFM
4 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.65%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.87%) SuccessFactors
2 8 (2.58%) SaaS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.71%) SAN
2 7 (2.26%) Intranet
3 6 (1.94%) Internet
4 5 (1.61%) VoIP
5 4 (1.29%) WAN
5 4 (1.29%) LAN
5 4 (1.29%) SNMP
5 4 (1.29%) DNS
6 3 (0.97%) MRTG
6 3 (0.97%) MPLS
6 3 (0.97%) DSL
6 3 (0.97%) Firewall
7 2 (0.65%) TELNET
7 2 (0.65%) SSL
7 2 (0.65%) HTTP
7 2 (0.65%) VPN
7 2 (0.65%) DHCP
8 1 (0.32%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.32%) FTP
8 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.10%) Oracle Database
1 22 (7.10%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 16 (5.16%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (4.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (3.87%) MySQL
6 11 (3.55%) Relational Database
6 11 (3.55%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.55%) Oracle Reports
7 8 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.26%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.26%) DB2
8 7 (2.26%) OLAP
8 7 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.94%) QlikView
9 6 (1.94%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.29%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 11 (3.55%) Git (software)
2 4 (1.29%) JIRA
2 4 (1.29%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.65%) Selenium
3 2 (0.65%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.32%) CA Gen
4 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.32%) Subversion
General
1 97 (31.29%) Finance
2 25 (8.06%) Banking
3 12 (3.87%) Local Government
4 9 (2.90%) Legal
4 9 (2.90%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.61%) Multimedia
6 4 (1.29%) Retail
6 4 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.97%) Back Office
7 3 (0.97%) Advertising
7 3 (0.97%) Law
7 3 (0.97%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.65%) Billing
8 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
9 1 (0.32%) German Language
9 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (24.52%) Analyst
2 34 (10.97%) Consultant
3 26 (8.39%) Business Analyst
4 21 (6.77%) Architect
5 19 (6.13%) Project Manager
5 19 (6.13%) Administrator
6 18 (5.81%) DBA
7 15 (4.84%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (4.84%) Oracle DBA
8 12 (3.87%) Service Manager
8 12 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
9 11 (3.55%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
9 11 (3.55%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 11 (3.55%) Senior DBA
9 11 (3.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 11 (3.55%) UNIX Administrator
9 11 (3.55%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 11 (3.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 9 (2.90%) Developer
10 9 (2.90%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.87%) Web Services
2 11 (3.55%) RESTful
3 8 (2.58%) Middleware
3 8 (2.58%) JDBC
4 7 (2.26%) Spring Batch
4 7 (2.26%) Spring Integration
4 7 (2.26%) JSP
4 7 (2.26%) HTML
4 7 (2.26%) Hibernate
4 7 (2.26%) jQuery
4 7 (2.26%) Spring MVC
4 7 (2.26%) Spring
4 7 (2.26%) Lucene
4 7 (2.26%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (1.61%) J2EE
5 5 (1.61%) LAMP
6 4 (1.29%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.97%) Web Dynpro
7 3 (0.97%) SAP Smart Forms
7 3 (0.97%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 35 (11.29%) Management Information System
2 20 (6.45%) NHS
3 12 (3.87%) Statistics
4 11 (3.55%) Data Conversion
5 10 (3.23%) Mathematics
6 9 (2.90%) Open Source
7 8 (2.58%) Replication
8 7 (2.26%) Blackberry
9 6 (1.94%) iSeries
9 6 (1.94%) AS400
10 5 (1.61%) Thin Client
10 5 (1.61%) Learning Management System
10 5 (1.61%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.61%) Taxonomies
11 4 (1.29%) Ergonomics
11 4 (1.29%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.29%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.97%) PMI
12 3 (0.97%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 36 (11.61%) Linux
2 30 (9.68%) Solaris
3 26 (8.39%) UNIX
3 26 (8.39%) Windows
4 10 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (2.26%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.61%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.61%) AIX
7 5 (1.61%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.97%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.65%) SUSE
9 2 (0.65%) zOS
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (18.06%) ITIL
2 44 (14.19%) Project Management
3 36 (11.61%) Service Delivery
3 36 (11.61%) Change Management
4 34 (10.97%) Service Management
5 31 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (9.03%) PRINCE2
7 27 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (8.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 24 (7.74%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (7.42%) Performance Tuning
10 22 (7.10%) Business Continuity
10 22 (7.10%) Risk Management
11 21 (6.77%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (6.77%) Incident Management
12 19 (6.13%) BCP
12 19 (6.13%) Business Continuity Planning
13 18 (5.81%) Data Modelling
14 17 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
15 16 (5.16%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (15.48%) SQL
2 25 (8.06%) Java
3 19 (6.13%) Shell Script
4 10 (3.23%) Perl
5 7 (2.26%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.26%) Scala
6 6 (1.94%) VBA
6 6 (1.94%) C++
6 6 (1.94%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.61%) Korn
8 4 (1.29%) Ruby
8 4 (1.29%) ABAP
8 4 (1.29%) C
9 3 (0.97%) Python
9 3 (0.97%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.65%) VB
11 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.32%) C#
11 1 (0.32%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 54 (17.42%) Degree
2 27 (8.71%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.84%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.26%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.94%) CIMA
5 6 (1.94%) ACCA
6 5 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
6 5 (1.61%) CIPD
7 4 (1.29%) PMP
7 4 (1.29%) CCA
7 4 (1.29%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.65%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.65%) OCP
9 2 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.65%) ISEB
9 2 (0.65%) APMP
10 1 (0.32%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.16%) SLA
2 15 (4.84%) QA
3 7 (2.26%) GAAP
4 4 (1.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.32%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.32%) GxP
6 1 (0.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 15 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (3.55%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (3.55%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.90%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.94%) XenApp
5 5 (1.61%) KVM
5 5 (1.61%) VMware ESX
5 5 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 5 (1.61%) Xen
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
6 1 (0.32%) XenServer
6 1 (0.32%) NLBS
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (3.55%) Data Guard
2 8 (2.58%) Puppet
3 6 (1.94%) Ganglia
3 6 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 5 (1.61%) Tivoli
4 5 (1.61%) Nagios
5 4 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) OpenView
6 1 (0.32%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.32%) MOM
6 1 (0.32%) Netcool
6 1 (0.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.32%) Foglight
6 1 (0.32%) SCOM
6 1 (0.32%) WSUS
6 1 (0.32%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 54 (17.42%) Oracle
2 27 (8.71%) SAP
2 27 (8.71%) IBM
2 27 (8.71%) Microsoft
3 23 (7.42%) Hyperion
4 15 (4.84%) VMware
5 13 (4.19%) Business Objects
5 13 (4.19%) Veritas
6 12 (3.87%) HP
6 12 (3.87%) Citrix
7 11 (3.55%) Remedy
8 8 (2.58%) NetApp
9 7 (2.26%) Ariba
9 7 (2.26%) BMC
9 7 (2.26%) Cognos
10 6 (1.94%) Applix
10 6 (1.94%) EMC
11 5 (1.61%) Cisco
12 4 (1.29%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.29%) Red Hat
London
Experis IT
Rate: £550 - £615 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Certes Computing Ltd (Birmingham)
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 23 days ago