The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Engineering skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Engineering over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Engineering
England / South East
Rank 226 251 253
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Engineering 10 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.012% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.014% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £325 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £325 £600
% change year-on-year
+30.76% -45.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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
6136 6947 7534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.56% 80.95% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3621 4287 4122
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 272 248
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Performance Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Performance Engineering as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Engineering
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 Engineering across the South East region.

Performance Engineering Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Engineering
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 Engineering across the South East region.

Performance Engineering Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Engineering
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the South East region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 6 £450 - 1
Hampshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Performance Engineering
England

Performance Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Performance Engineering.

1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) VoIP
2 6 (31.58%) CCIE
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications
2 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco UCCE
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 4 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) XML
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) JMeter
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) REST
4 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
5 3 (15.79%) eggPlant
5 3 (15.79%) NeoLoad
5 3 (15.79%) Apache Ivy
5 3 (15.79%) Docker
5 3 (15.79%) React
5 3 (15.79%) HP Fortify
5 3 (15.79%) Gatling

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) CMS
1 3 (15.79%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) JBoss
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Unified Communications
1 6 (31.58%) VoIP
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 2 (10.53%) H.323
3 2 (10.53%) QSIG
3 2 (10.53%) SCCP
4 1 (5.26%) 3G
4 1 (5.26%) 4G
4 1 (5.26%) CTI
4 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.26%) PBX
4 1 (5.26%) PSTN
4 1 (5.26%) Value-Added Service
4 1 (5.26%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) HBase
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) JMeter
2 3 (15.79%) Ant
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Ivy
2 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
2 3 (15.79%) eggPlant
2 3 (15.79%) Gatling
2 3 (15.79%) Gradle
2 3 (15.79%) Maven
2 3 (15.79%) NeoLoad
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
3 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Performance Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Design Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Radio Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity and Performance Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Circuit Switch Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Circuit Switching Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Django Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum Master
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Performance Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Leader
6 1 (5.26%) VAS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) JSON
1 4 (21.05%) REST
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
1 4 (21.05%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) React
3 2 (10.53%) Django
4 1 (5.26%) Celery
4 1 (5.26%) CSS
4 1 (5.26%) Flask
4 1 (5.26%) HTML
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE
4 1 (5.26%) Pyramid
4 1 (5.26%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (21.05%) Virtual Team
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Migration
2 6 (31.58%) Mentoring
3 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) BDD
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) OO
4 3 (15.79%) OOP
4 3 (15.79%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (5.26%) Open Source
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Groovy
3 3 (15.79%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) CCIE
1 6 (31.58%) CCNA
1 6 (31.58%) CCNP
1 6 (31.58%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco UCCE
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (15.79%) HP Fortify
3 1 (5.26%) Grafana
3 1 (5.26%) Graphite
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Sitecore
2 3 (15.79%) Splunk
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) AppDynamics
4 1 (5.26%) Dynatrace
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle