The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 189 226 193
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -33
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 57 47 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.49% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.62% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 34
Median daily rate £348 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £528 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.49 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -31.02%
Performance Management
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
6221 7604 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.26% 79.69% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3695 4479 4277
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 316 289
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +56.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Performance Management
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 Management across the South East region.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 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
Hampshire +23 16 £288 -43.06% 5
Berkshire +8 15 £450 - 4
Buckinghamshire +27 11 £413 +15.78% 1
Surrey +18 6 £467 +16.75% 4
Kent - 6 £325 -
Middlesex 0 2 £473 +35.21%
West Sussex - 1 - -
Performance Management
England

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 Management.

1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 21 (18.26%) Java
2 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
3 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (16.52%) SQL
5 18 (15.65%) ITIL
6 16 (13.91%) Service Management
6 16 (13.91%) PaaS
6 16 (13.91%) IaaS
7 15 (13.04%) SLA
8 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
8 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (12.17%) Scrum
8 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (11.30%) DevOps
9 13 (11.30%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (11.30%) Application Performance Management
9 13 (11.30%) ITIL V3
9 13 (11.30%) Git (software)
9 13 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
10 12 (10.43%) Security Cleared
10 12 (10.43%) PowerShell
10 12 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (10.43%) Performance Monitoring
10 12 (10.43%) AppDynamics
10 12 (10.43%) Service Delivery
10 12 (10.43%) SAP
10 12 (10.43%) Linux
10 12 (10.43%) .NET
10 12 (10.43%) SQL Server

Performance Management
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 6 (5.22%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.35%) Confluence
2 5 (4.35%) JBoss
3 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.48%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.61%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.83%) MS Office
2 8 (6.96%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) SAP HCM
2 2 (1.74%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.87%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.87%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.91%) IaaS
1 16 (13.91%) PaaS
2 13 (11.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.83%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (5.22%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.61%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.74%) Office 365
6 2 (1.74%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.83%) 3G
2 8 (6.96%) DNS
3 7 (6.09%) 2G
3 7 (6.09%) LTE
4 6 (5.22%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (4.35%) Firewall
6 4 (3.48%) VPN
7 3 (2.61%) 4G
8 2 (1.74%) DHCP
8 2 (1.74%) GPRS
8 2 (1.74%) Intranet
8 2 (1.74%) IPsec
8 2 (1.74%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.74%) Network Security
8 2 (1.74%) SNMP
8 2 (1.74%) SSL
8 2 (1.74%) Telnet
8 2 (1.74%) VoIP
8 2 (1.74%) WCDMA
8 2 (1.74%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.83%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (6.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (6.96%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (6.96%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (5.22%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (3.48%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
6 3 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.74%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.74%) QlikView
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.70%) JIRA
2 10 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.83%) Visual Studio
4 7 (6.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (5.22%) Selenium
6 5 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 5 (4.35%) Subversion
7 4 (3.48%) Robot Framework
8 3 (2.61%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.61%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.61%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.61%) Jenkins
8 3 (2.61%) JUnit
8 3 (2.61%) NetBeans
8 3 (2.61%) TestNG
8 3 (2.61%) Toad
8 3 (2.61%) Vagrant
8 3 (2.61%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.74%) LSMW
General
1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 14 (12.17%) Telecoms
3 11 (9.57%) Law
4 7 (6.09%) Marketing
5 5 (4.35%) Legal
6 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.74%) Advertising
7 2 (1.74%) Billing
7 2 (1.74%) Electronics
7 2 (1.74%) Military
7 2 (1.74%) Retail
8 1 (0.87%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (19.13%) Analyst
2 12 (10.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (6.96%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (6.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (5.22%) Applications Manager
4 6 (5.22%) Azure DevOps
4 6 (5.22%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (4.35%) Administrator
5 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
5 5 (4.35%) Service Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 4 (3.48%) IT Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Project Manager
6 4 (3.48%) RAN Engineer
6 4 (3.48%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (3.48%) Software Analyst
6 4 (3.48%) Software Test Analyst
6 4 (3.48%) Storage Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Supplier Manager
6 4 (3.48%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.43%) .NET
2 6 (5.22%) J2EE
2 6 (5.22%) Spring
3 5 (4.35%) Web Services
4 4 (3.48%) XML
5 1 (0.87%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.87%) ELK Stack
5 1 (0.87%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Data Integration
2 7 (6.09%) Fat Client
2 7 (6.09%) Thin Client
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.61%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.61%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.74%) Clustering
6 2 (1.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 2 (1.74%) NHS
6 2 (1.74%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.74%) PKI
6 2 (1.74%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.87%) CMDB
7 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.87%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.87%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.87%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.87%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.43%) Linux
2 9 (7.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (6.96%) Windows
4 7 (6.09%) Unix
4 7 (6.09%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.48%) HPUX
8 3 (2.61%) CentOS
8 3 (2.61%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.74%) Solaris
10 1 (0.87%) AIX
10 1 (0.87%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (15.65%) ITIL
3 16 (13.91%) Service Management
4 14 (12.17%) Scrum
4 14 (12.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (11.30%) Application Performance Management
5 13 (11.30%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (11.30%) DevOps
5 13 (11.30%) ITIL V3
6 12 (10.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (10.43%) Performance Monitoring
6 12 (10.43%) Service Delivery
7 11 (9.57%) Change Management
7 11 (9.57%) People Management
7 11 (9.57%) Release Management
7 11 (9.57%) Server Building
8 10 (8.70%) Analytics
8 10 (8.70%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 10 (8.70%) High Availability
8 10 (8.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (18.26%) Java
2 19 (16.52%) SQL
3 12 (10.43%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.61%) C++
5 3 (2.61%) Perl
6 2 (1.74%) C#
6 2 (1.74%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.87%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.57%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.48%) CISSP
3 4 (3.48%) Degree
4 3 (2.61%) MCP
5 2 (1.74%) CCNP
5 2 (1.74%) CIPD
5 2 (1.74%) CISM
5 2 (1.74%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.74%) CRISC
5 2 (1.74%) MCSE
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.74%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.87%) CCA
6 1 (0.87%) CCIE
6 1 (0.87%) CCNA
6 1 (0.87%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.04%) SLA
2 4 (3.48%) QA
3 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) Active Directory
1 7 (6.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (6.09%) XenApp
2 5 (4.35%) BitLocker
2 5 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 5 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.61%) Docker
3 3 (2.61%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.87%) Firmware
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (5.22%) logstash
1 6 (5.22%) SCCM
2 5 (4.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (2.61%) Ansible
3 3 (2.61%) Consul
3 3 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.61%) Pingdom
3 3 (2.61%) Puppet
3 3 (2.61%) SCOM
3 3 (2.61%) Terraform
4 2 (1.74%) DatAdvantage
4 2 (1.74%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.74%) Nessus
4 2 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.87%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (0.87%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.87%) Netcool
5 1 (0.87%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.87%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.43%) AppDynamics
2 12 (10.43%) SAP
3 11 (9.57%) Oracle
4 10 (8.70%) Citrix
5 9 (7.83%) Dynatrace
5 9 (7.83%) New Relic
6 7 (6.09%) Ericsson
6 7 (6.09%) IBM
6 7 (6.09%) VMware
6 7 (6.09%) Wyse
7 6 (5.22%) Huawei
7 6 (5.22%) NetApp
7 6 (5.22%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.35%) AppSense
8 5 (4.35%) CA
8 5 (4.35%) Cisco
8 5 (4.35%) Symantec
9 4 (3.48%) HP
9 4 (3.48%) T-Plan