The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Engineer role 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Engineer
Rank - 239 222
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 0 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.077% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.083% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £375 £340
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9331 8415 8134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.63% 92.14% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5624 4695 4301
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 422 410 498
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.21 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.99% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Performance Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Engineer
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 Engineer across the South East region.

Performance Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Engineer
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 Engineer across the South East region.

Performance Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Engineer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
2 3 (60.00%) Greenplum
2 3 (60.00%) LTE
2 3 (60.00%) 4G
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (60.00%) Mapinfo
2 3 (60.00%) 3G
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) 3G
1 3 (60.00%) LTE
1 3 (60.00%) 4G
1 3 (60.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Design
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Improvement
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Performance Engineering
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Mapinfo
1 3 (60.00%) Greenplum