The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analysis over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analysis
Rank 240 205 214
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +9
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 25 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.33% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.46% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 6
Average daily rate
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£420 £406 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £315 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.73% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +144.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £46.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.64% +105.55%
Performance Analysis
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7415 6578 5721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.33% 72.71% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4123 3588 2901
Average daily rate £395 £383 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 272 287
Average hourly rate £33.00 £26.50 £26.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.52% -1.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.53 £12.52 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Performance Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Performance Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Analysis
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Analysis within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -15 8 £475 +23.45% 1
Berkshire -13 7 £305 -32.22% 3
Surrey +9 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 - 2
Kent - 2 £489 -
Buckinghamshire -5 1 - -
West Sussex - - - -
Performance Analysis
England

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Performance Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 22 (32.35%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (30.88%) ITIL
3 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (22.06%) Windows
4 15 (22.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 14 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
5 14 (20.59%) Linux
5 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.65%) HP
7 11 (16.18%) MPLS
7 11 (16.18%) Project Management
7 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
7 11 (16.18%) Oracle
8 10 (14.71%) SLA
9 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
9 9 (13.24%) Ethernet
9 9 (13.24%) Avaya
9 9 (13.24%) Migration
9 9 (13.24%) Puppet
9 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (11.76%) Bash Shell
10 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
10 8 (11.76%) CA
10 8 (11.76%) Firewall
10 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
10 8 (11.76%) SQL
11 7 (10.29%) Perl
11 7 (10.29%) XML
11 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Performance Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.29%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) Apache
2 5 (7.35%) Drupal
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.41%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) IIS
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.29%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.35%) MS Project
4 4 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) MPLS
2 9 (13.24%) Ethernet
2 9 (13.24%) TCP/IP
3 8 (11.76%) Firewall
4 7 (10.29%) SAN
4 7 (10.29%) LAN
5 6 (8.82%) ADSL
5 6 (8.82%) WAN
5 6 (8.82%) Internet
5 6 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.35%) VoIP
6 5 (7.35%) DNS
7 4 (5.88%) LDAP
7 4 (5.88%) NAS
8 3 (4.41%) Wireless
8 3 (4.41%) VPLS
8 3 (4.41%) BT 21CN
8 3 (4.41%) OSPF
8 3 (4.41%) BGP
9 2 (2.94%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (4.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.94%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Bitbucket
2 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.94%) Ant
3 2 (2.94%) Toad
3 2 (2.94%) JMeter
3 2 (2.94%) Maven
3 2 (2.94%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.47%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.47%) GNU Toolchain
4 1 (1.47%) BitKeeper
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Team Leader
2 9 (13.24%) Analyst
3 6 (8.82%) Architect
3 6 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (8.82%) Network Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.35%) Developer
5 4 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (5.88%) Administrator
5 4 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (4.41%) Incident Manager
6 3 (4.41%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (4.41%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.41%) SQL DBA
6 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) XML
2 6 (8.82%) Middleware
2 6 (8.82%) REST
3 5 (7.35%) LAMP
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (4.41%) J2EE
5 2 (2.94%) SOAP
5 2 (2.94%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.47%) Ajax
6 1 (1.47%) WCF
6 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.47%) LINQ
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 1 (1.47%) FastCGI
6 1 (1.47%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.47%) CSS
6 1 (1.47%) POSIX
6 1 (1.47%) HTML
6 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.82%) Replication
3 6 (8.82%) Clustering
3 6 (8.82%) e-Health
4 5 (7.35%) Open Source
4 5 (7.35%) IVR
5 4 (5.88%) CLARiiON
5 4 (5.88%) Symmetrix
5 4 (5.88%) EMC Centera
5 4 (5.88%) HACMP
5 4 (5.88%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (2.94%) Statistics
7 1 (1.47%) CMDB
7 1 (1.47%) FMCG
7 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 14 (20.59%) Linux
3 7 (10.29%) UNIX
4 4 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (5.88%) Windows 2000
4 4 (5.88%) Windows NT
4 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (5.88%) AIX
4 4 (5.88%) HPUX
4 4 (5.88%) Solaris
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.47%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.35%) Capacity Planning
2 21 (30.88%) ITIL
3 15 (22.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.18%) Project Management
6 9 (13.24%) Migration
7 7 (10.29%) Data Migration
7 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (8.82%) SOA
8 6 (8.82%) UML
9 5 (7.35%) Identity Management
9 5 (7.35%) Workflow
9 5 (7.35%) TDD
9 5 (7.35%) Scrum
9 5 (7.35%) DevOps
9 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (5.88%) Capacity Management
10 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) SQL
1 8 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 7 (10.29%) Shell Script
2 7 (10.29%) Perl
3 6 (8.82%) PHP
4 5 (7.35%) Python
5 4 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.94%) C++
6 2 (2.94%) Ruby
7 1 (1.47%) AWK
7 1 (1.47%) sed
7 1 (1.47%) Java
7 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (20.59%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
4 6 (8.82%) CCNA
4 6 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.47%) Degree
6 1 (1.47%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.47%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.71%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) COBIT
2 1 (1.47%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (7.35%) KVM
2 4 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (5.88%) NFS
3 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) Puppet
1 9 (13.24%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.82%) CA Spectrum
3 5 (7.35%) Vagrant
3 5 (7.35%) OpenView
4 4 (5.88%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.94%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.47%) Control-M
6 1 (1.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) HP
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.18%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) Avaya
4 8 (11.76%) CA
5 7 (10.29%) Cisco
6 6 (8.82%) Symantec
6 6 (8.82%) Remedy
6 6 (8.82%) VMware
7 5 (7.35%) 3PAR
7 5 (7.35%) F5
7 5 (7.35%) IBM
8 4 (5.88%) Veritas
8 4 (5.88%) EMC
9 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
9 3 (4.41%) BT
10 2 (2.94%) Citrix
10 2 (2.94%) Ericsson
10 2 (2.94%) Altiris
10 2 (2.94%) Brocade
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