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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Analysis
Rank 240 223 195
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -28
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 24 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.19% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.26% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 6
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£375 £357 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.04% -4.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £356 £375
% change year-on-year
-15.58% -5.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+40.42% +4.44%
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
7413 6501 5550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.57% 72.88% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4091 3480 2728
Average daily rate £396 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 269 308
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £48.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 4 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 4 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
Berkshire +4 6 £305 -35.78% 1
Surrey 0 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -12 1 - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
Performance Analysis
England

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 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 23 (33.33%) ITIL
2 22 (31.88%) Capacity Planning
3 15 (21.74%) Windows
3 15 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (20.29%) Linux
4 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 11 (15.94%) HP
7 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
7 11 (15.94%) MPLS
8 10 (14.49%) Oracle
8 10 (14.49%) SLA
9 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
9 9 (13.04%) Project Management
9 9 (13.04%) Avaya
9 9 (13.04%) Migration
9 9 (13.04%) Puppet
10 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
10 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
10 8 (11.59%) Firewall
10 8 (11.59%) SAN
10 8 (11.59%) CA
10 8 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (10.14%) Middleware
11 7 (10.14%) Finance
11 7 (10.14%) LAN
11 7 (10.14%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 4 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 (10.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) Drupal
2 6 (8.70%) Apache
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 3 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.14%) MS Visio
3 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (8.70%) MS Project
4 4 (5.80%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) MPLS
2 9 (13.04%) Ethernet
3 8 (11.59%) Firewall
3 8 (11.59%) SAN
4 7 (10.14%) LAN
5 6 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.70%) WAN
5 6 (8.70%) ADSL
5 6 (8.70%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (7.25%) Internet
6 5 (7.25%) VoIP
7 4 (5.80%) NAS
8 3 (4.35%) Wireless
8 3 (4.35%) OSPF
8 3 (4.35%) BGP
8 3 (4.35%) BT 21CN
8 3 (4.35%) VPLS
9 2 (2.90%) WiMAX
9 2 (2.90%) GPON
9 2 (2.90%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.45%) VoltDB
5 1 (1.45%) MySQL
5 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.70%) Bitbucket
2 6 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) BitKeeper
3 1 (1.45%) JMeter
3 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.45%) GNU Toolchain
3 1 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Banking
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (23.19%) Team Leader
2 9 (13.04%) Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Architect
4 6 (8.70%) Network Analyst
4 6 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.25%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Administrator
7 3 (4.35%) Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) DBA
7 3 (4.35%) Developer
7 3 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Team Leader
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.35%) Service Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Support Manager
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.35%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Middleware
1 7 (10.14%) XML
2 6 (8.70%) REST
2 6 (8.70%) LAMP
3 4 (5.80%) J2EE
4 3 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.45%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.45%) SOAP
5 1 (1.45%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.70%) Replication
2 6 (8.70%) e-Health
2 6 (8.70%) Open Source
3 5 (7.25%) IVR
4 4 (5.80%) CLARiiON
4 4 (5.80%) Symmetrix
4 4 (5.80%) EMC Centera
4 4 (5.80%) Clustering
4 4 (5.80%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Statistics
5 2 (2.90%) HACMP
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.45%) PMI
6 1 (1.45%) FMCG
6 1 (1.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Windows
2 14 (20.29%) Linux
3 6 (8.70%) UNIX
4 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.25%) Windows NT
5 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.80%) Windows 2000
5 4 (5.80%) HPUX
6 3 (4.35%) Solaris
6 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.90%) AIX
8 1 (1.45%) SUSE
8 1 (1.45%) Debian
8 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) ITIL
2 22 (31.88%) Capacity Planning
3 13 (18.84%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (18.84%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.04%) Project Management
4 9 (13.04%) Migration
5 7 (10.14%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (10.14%) UML
5 7 (10.14%) Data Migration
6 6 (8.70%) Scrum
6 6 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (8.70%) SOA
6 6 (8.70%) Workflow
6 6 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 6 (8.70%) DevOps
7 5 (7.25%) Change Management
7 5 (7.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.25%) TDD
8 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
8 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.70%) PHP
3 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
3 5 (7.25%) Perl
4 4 (5.80%) SQL
5 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) Python
6 2 (2.90%) C
6 2 (2.90%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) Java
7 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.45%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) sed
7 1 (1.45%) AWK
7 1 (1.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.70%) CCNA
3 6 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.45%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.45%) VCP4
4 1 (1.45%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) P3O
2 1 (1.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (8.70%) KVM
2 3 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
3 2 (2.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (2.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (2.90%) NFS
4 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) Puppet
2 8 (11.59%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.70%) Vagrant
3 6 (8.70%) CA Spectrum
4 5 (7.25%) OpenView
5 3 (4.35%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.90%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.45%) Control-M
7 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.45%) SCCM
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.94%) HP
3 10 (14.49%) Oracle
4 9 (13.04%) Avaya
5 8 (11.59%) CA
6 7 (10.14%) Cisco
6 7 (10.14%) VMware
7 6 (8.70%) Remedy
8 5 (7.25%) Symantec
8 5 (7.25%) EMC
8 5 (7.25%) IBM
8 5 (7.25%) F5
8 5 (7.25%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.35%) BT
10 2 (2.90%) Altiris
10 2 (2.90%) Brocade
10 2 (2.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 2 (2.90%) Actix
10 2 (2.90%) Citrix
10 2 (2.90%) Ericsson
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Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £290 - £300 per day + depending on experience
Posted: 21 days ago