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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analysis
Rank 225 204 217
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 42 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.42% 0.31% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 0.43% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 3
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£400 £335 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -6.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £375
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £12.92 -
% change year-on-year
+203.79% -
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
7228 6045 5842
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.94% 70.98% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4094 3238 2910
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 236 356
Average hourly rate £21.58 £22.41 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £44.78 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
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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 -2 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 5 - -
Surrey -8 1 £415 +53.70% 5
Kent - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Performance Analysis
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Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 28 (36.84%) ITIL
2 23 (30.26%) Capacity Planning
3 19 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (22.37%) Windows
4 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
5 16 (21.05%) Linux
6 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (18.42%) Puppet
6 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (17.11%) VMware
7 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
7 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (15.79%) PHP
9 10 (13.16%) Oracle
9 10 (13.16%) XML
9 10 (13.16%) Apache
9 10 (13.16%) Identity Management
9 10 (13.16%) Scrum
9 10 (13.16%) LAMP
9 10 (13.16%) Vagrant
9 10 (13.16%) KVM
9 10 (13.16%) Bitbucket
9 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
9 10 (13.16%) REST
9 10 (13.16%) Open Source
9 10 (13.16%) Bash Shell
9 10 (13.16%) Drupal
9 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
9 10 (13.16%) DevOps

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 10 (13.16%) Apache
1 10 (13.16%) Drupal
2 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.58%) IIS
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.95%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.95%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.63%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.58%) MS Project
4 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.84%) Internet
2 8 (10.53%) SAN
3 7 (9.21%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
4 5 (6.58%) Firewall
4 5 (6.58%) MPLS
4 5 (6.58%) ADSL
4 5 (6.58%) HTTPS
4 5 (6.58%) VoIP
4 5 (6.58%) WAN
4 5 (6.58%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.26%) 2G
5 4 (5.26%) LTE
5 4 (5.26%) 4G
5 4 (5.26%) SMTP
5 4 (5.26%) GPRS
5 4 (5.26%) GSM
5 4 (5.26%) 3G
5 4 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.95%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.26%) MySQL
4 3 (3.95%) MS Access
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (13.16%) Bitbucket
1 10 (13.16%) Jenkins
1 10 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.32%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
3 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Team Leader
2 9 (11.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (11.84%) Analyst
3 6 (7.89%) Administrator
4 5 (6.58%) Architect
4 5 (6.58%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (6.58%) Network Analyst
5 4 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Support
6 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Developer
6 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (3.95%) Service Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Support Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Incident Manager
7 2 (2.63%) UNIX Support
7 2 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.16%) XML
1 10 (13.16%) LAMP
1 10 (13.16%) REST
2 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (6.58%) CSS
2 5 (6.58%) .NET
2 5 (6.58%) HTML
3 4 (5.26%) J2EE
3 4 (5.26%) Middleware
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.63%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.16%) Open Source
3 7 (9.21%) Clustering
4 6 (7.89%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.58%) Replication
5 5 (6.58%) IVR
5 5 (6.58%) e-Health
6 4 (5.26%) HACMP
7 2 (2.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.32%) PMI
8 1 (1.32%) FMCG
8 1 (1.32%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (22.37%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Linux
3 8 (10.53%) UNIX
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (7.89%) AIX
4 6 (7.89%) Solaris
4 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.32%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.32%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (36.84%) ITIL
2 23 (30.26%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.16%) Identity Management
4 10 (13.16%) Scrum
4 10 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (13.16%) DevOps
5 8 (10.53%) Project Management
5 8 (10.53%) Workflow
6 7 (9.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.89%) Product Management
8 4 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (5.26%) Web Development
8 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
8 4 (5.26%) UML
8 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
9 3 (3.95%) SOA
9 3 (3.95%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.79%) PHP
2 10 (13.16%) Bash Shell
3 5 (6.58%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
3 5 (6.58%) Perl
4 4 (5.26%) SQL
5 2 (2.63%) Ruby
5 2 (2.63%) Korn
5 2 (2.63%) C
6 1 (1.32%) C++
6 1 (1.32%) Java
6 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.32%) VB
6 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (11.84%) SC Cleared
2 9 (11.84%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.58%) CCNA
4 2 (2.63%) Degree
5 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) P3O
2 1 (1.32%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (13.16%) KVM
2 7 (9.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.26%) XenDesktop
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 4 (5.26%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.63%) NFS
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (18.42%) Puppet
1 14 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (13.16%) Vagrant
3 5 (6.58%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (5.26%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.95%) Netcool
5 3 (3.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.95%) NSN NetAct
5 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.32%) Control-M
7 1 (1.32%) OpenView
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (1.32%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) VMware
3 10 (13.16%) Oracle
4 9 (11.84%) Avaya
4 9 (11.84%) CA
4 9 (11.84%) Symantec
5 7 (9.21%) HP
6 6 (7.89%) 3PAR
7 5 (6.58%) Remedy
7 5 (6.58%) Cisco
7 5 (6.58%) F5
8 4 (5.26%) Altiris
8 4 (5.26%) Veritas
8 4 (5.26%) Citrix
9 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.95%) EMC
9 3 (3.95%) Business Objects
9 3 (3.95%) Greenplum
9 3 (3.95%) Brocade
10 2 (2.63%) Mapinfo