The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 89 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +3
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.87% 0.65% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.86% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £275 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +20.00%
Performance Monitoring
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
985 582 518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.65% 75.68% 77.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 346 332
Median daily rate £325 £370 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
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 the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East 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 the North East

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Performance Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East 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
Tyne and Wear -26 10 £275 -15.38%
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

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 North East region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 10 (83.33%) Unix
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
1 10 (83.33%) HP UFT
1 10 (83.33%) LoadRunner
1 10 (83.33%) Automated Testing
1 10 (83.33%) QA
1 10 (83.33%) Facilita Forecast
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Metrics
2 9 (75.00%) HP SiteScope
2 9 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
3 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) HTML
4 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) VB
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
4 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
5 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
5 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
5 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (33.33%) Client/Server

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 7 (58.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (83.33%) Facilita Forecast
1 10 (83.33%) HP UFT
1 10 (83.33%) LoadRunner
1 10 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
2 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Performance Test Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tester
3 4 (33.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
4 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) JSP
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (41.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
1 10 (83.33%) Unix
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Automated Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 9 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Performance Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 6 (50.00%) Regression Testing
4 6 (50.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (41.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) People Management
6 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Management
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 6 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (83.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) HP SiteScope
2 5 (41.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle