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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Engineering over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Engineering
Rank 245 254 242
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Performance Engineering 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.012% 0.094% 0.012%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.12% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £325 £280 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £406
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Performance Engineering
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 Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Engineering across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineering within the South East region over the 3 months to 10 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
Oxfordshire - 1 £325 -
Performance Engineering
England

Performance Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Performance Engineering 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 Engineering.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
2 1 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia
2 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
2 1 (25.00%) 3G
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Maven
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Huawei
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Django
2 1 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Performance Engineering 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 Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 2G
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) LTE
1 1 (25.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (25.00%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Performance Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) RAN Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) RAN Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) Django
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (25.00%) LESS
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Huawei
1 1 (25.00%) Mapinfo
1 1 (25.00%) Nokia