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 10 December 2016 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Engineering
Rank 236 260 265
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Engineering 10 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.032% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.040% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £425 £400 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +46.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £312 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £480 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £365 £300
% change year-on-year
+16.43% +21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
6201 7507 7562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.12% 79.65% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3674 4426 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 258 312 288
Median hourly rate £34.00 £36.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +61.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +13 6 £425 -15.00% 2
Hampshire +20 2 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Performance Engineering
England

Performance Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) CCIE
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Django
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
5 2 (13.33%) Redis
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (13.33%) HBase
5 2 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (13.33%) F5
5 2 (13.33%) REST

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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
2 2 (13.33%) 2G
2 2 (13.33%) 3G
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) LTE
2 2 (13.33%) Network Security
2 2 (13.33%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) WCDMA
2 2 (13.33%) WLAN
3 1 (6.67%) H.323
3 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
3 1 (6.67%) QSIG
3 1 (6.67%) SCCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) HBase
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
1 2 (13.33%) Redis
2 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) FitNesse
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) JMeter
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Design Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Performance Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Radio Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) RAN Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) RAN Performance Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (13.33%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Performance Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (6.67%) RAN Design Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Django
2 2 (13.33%) JSON
2 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (13.33%) REST
2 2 (13.33%) XML
3 1 (6.67%) Celery
3 1 (6.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) Flask
3 1 (6.67%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Pyramid
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Algorithms
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
4 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (13.33%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Python
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) CCIE
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (26.67%) CCNA
2 4 (26.67%) CCNP
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco UCCE
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (6.67%) Grafana
2 1 (6.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
2 2 (13.33%) F5
2 2 (13.33%) Huawei
2 2 (13.33%) Juniper
2 2 (13.33%) Nokia
3 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.67%) Dynatrace
3 1 (6.67%) Mapinfo
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft