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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Analysis
Rank 203 235 228
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 43 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.29% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.38% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 8
Average daily rate £364 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.06% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £298 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £111.42 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.83 £33.00 £12.92
% change year-on-year
+44.93% +155.41%
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
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 12 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Analysis across the South East region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Histogram 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 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +19 15 £150 -62.50% 2
Hampshire -4 11 £325 -18.75%
Buckinghamshire - 7 £338 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £415 -
Kent -6 2 £495 -
Surrey -7 2 £550 - 1
Performance Analysis
England

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 18 (26.09%) Linux
3 15 (21.74%) Project Management
3 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
5 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 12 (17.39%) Migration
6 11 (15.94%) CSS
6 11 (15.94%) MS Project
7 10 (14.49%) HTML
7 10 (14.49%) ITIL
7 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
7 10 (14.49%) Unix
7 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
7 10 (14.49%) HP
7 10 (14.49%) Change Management
7 10 (14.49%) Project Governance
8 9 (13.04%) High Availability
8 9 (13.04%) Earned Value Management
8 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (13.04%) SQL
9 8 (11.59%) Apache
9 8 (11.59%) 2G
9 8 (11.59%) 3G
9 8 (11.59%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (11.59%) Confluence
9 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.59%) JIRA
9 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
10 7 (10.14%) Incident Management

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (11.59%) Apache
1 8 (11.59%) Confluence
2 5 (7.25%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (7.25%) Liferay
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) CMS
4 2 (2.90%) IIS
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.45%) JBoss
5 1 (1.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.94%) MS Project
3 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 4 (5.80%) Photoshop
4 3 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.59%) 2G
2 8 (11.59%) 3G
3 6 (8.70%) Internet
4 5 (7.25%) Intranet
4 5 (7.25%) LAN
4 5 (7.25%) LTE
4 5 (7.25%) RNC
4 5 (7.25%) SAN
4 5 (7.25%) WAN
5 4 (5.80%) BGP
5 4 (5.80%) DNS
5 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
5 4 (5.80%) MPLS
5 4 (5.80%) Network Security
5 4 (5.80%) OSPF
5 4 (5.80%) SNMP
5 4 (5.80%) VoIP
6 3 (4.35%) Firewall
6 3 (4.35%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (5.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.45%) Impala
3 1 (1.45%) OLAP
3 1 (1.45%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) JIRA
2 4 (5.80%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (2.90%) Introscope
4 1 (1.45%) ERwin
4 1 (1.45%) Grunt
4 1 (1.45%) gulp
4 1 (1.45%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.80%) Marketing
3 4 (5.80%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.90%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.94%) Developer
2 8 (11.59%) 3G Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
2 8 (11.59%) Administrator
2 8 (11.59%) Optimisation Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Project Manager
3 7 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (7.25%) Architect
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco Voice Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (7.25%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (7.25%) LTE Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Project Planner
4 5 (7.25%) Senior 3G Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) Voice Engineer
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere Administrator
5 4 (5.80%) Junior
5 4 (5.80%) Junior Developer
5 4 (5.80%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.94%) CSS
2 10 (14.49%) HTML
3 5 (7.25%) CSS3
3 5 (7.25%) HTML5
4 4 (5.80%) LESS
4 4 (5.80%) Sass
4 4 (5.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (5.80%) XML
5 3 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (4.35%) jBPM
5 3 (4.35%) REST
5 3 (4.35%) SOAP
5 3 (4.35%) Spring
5 3 (4.35%) Spring Security
6 2 (2.90%) .NET
6 2 (2.90%) 802.1X
6 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.90%) Backbone.js
6 2 (2.90%) WPF
7 1 (1.45%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.14%) Clustering
3 7 (10.14%) HACMP
4 6 (8.70%) User Experience
5 5 (7.25%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.35%) LPAR
8 2 (2.90%) PKI
9 1 (1.45%) Blog
9 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.09%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) Unix
3 7 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (8.70%) AIX
5 5 (7.25%) Windows
6 3 (4.35%) VMS
7 2 (2.90%) Solaris
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (21.74%) Project Management
2 12 (17.39%) Migration
2 12 (17.39%) Service Delivery
3 10 (14.49%) Change Management
3 10 (14.49%) ITIL
3 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
3 10 (14.49%) Project Governance
4 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (13.04%) Earned Value Management
4 9 (13.04%) High Availability
5 8 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.59%) Capacity Planning
6 7 (10.14%) Incident Management
7 6 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 6 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (7.25%) ETL
8 5 (7.25%) Front End Development
8 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (7.25%) Scrum
9 4 (5.80%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.04%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) Perl
3 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 6 (8.70%) Python
4 5 (7.25%) Java
4 5 (7.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.80%) AWK
5 4 (5.80%) sed
6 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.90%) C#
8 1 (1.45%) PHP
8 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.45%) VB
8 1 (1.45%) VBScript
8 1 (1.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) CCIE
3 3 (4.35%) CCNP
3 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.80%) Veritas File System
3 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.35%) NFS
5 2 (2.90%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.45%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (7.25%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (7.25%) NSN NetAct
2 3 (4.35%) Puppet
3 2 (2.90%) CA Wily
3 2 (2.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) HP
2 7 (10.14%) IBM
2 7 (10.14%) Veritas
3 6 (8.70%) Adobe
3 6 (8.70%) VMware
4 5 (7.25%) Actix
4 5 (7.25%) Cisco
4 5 (7.25%) Ericsson
4 5 (7.25%) FatWire
4 5 (7.25%) Mapinfo
4 5 (7.25%) Oracle
4 5 (7.25%) Symantec
5 4 (5.80%) 3PAR
5 4 (5.80%) EMC
5 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.80%) Twitter
5 4 (5.80%) Verint
6 3 (4.35%) Huawei
6 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.90%) Remedy