The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 222 184 210
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +26
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 49 88 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.92% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 1.17% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 44 13
Median daily rate £400 £396 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £264 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £30.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +103.38%
Performance Monitoring
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
7308 7508 6855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.21% 78.60% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 4280 3812
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 264 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Performance Monitoring Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Performance Monitoring
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 Monitoring across the South East region.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Performance Monitoring
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 Monitoring across the South East region.

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Performance Monitoring
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 Monitoring within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +1 21 £288 -22.50% 2
Surrey +10 20 £425 +30.76% 5
Hampshire -12 4 £375 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire -9 2 - -
Middlesex -4 1 £425 +7.32%
West Sussex -29 1 - - 1
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England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 29 (29.59%) SQL
2 26 (26.53%) Windows
3 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
4 23 (23.47%) Solaris
4 23 (23.47%) Finance
4 23 (23.47%) VMware
5 22 (22.45%) SAN
6 20 (20.41%) EMC
6 20 (20.41%) Linux
7 19 (19.39%) DNS
7 19 (19.39%) Change Management
8 16 (16.33%) Java
9 15 (15.31%) HP
9 15 (15.31%) Unix
9 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
10 14 (14.29%) Telecoms
10 14 (14.29%) DHCP
11 13 (13.27%) AIX
11 13 (13.27%) Migration
11 13 (13.27%) Clustering
11 13 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (12.24%) Oracle
12 12 (12.24%) Project Management
12 12 (12.24%) Data Centre
13 11 (11.22%) DevOps
13 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
13 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (10.20%) NAS
14 10 (10.20%) Brocade

Performance Monitoring
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 5 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.06%) IIS
3 2 (2.04%) Apache
3 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.02%) nginx
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.06%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.10%) IaaS
2 5 (5.10%) PaaS
3 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.04%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.02%) GitHub
5 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) SAN
2 19 (19.39%) DNS
3 14 (14.29%) DHCP
4 11 (11.22%) TCP/IP
5 10 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
5 10 (10.20%) LDAP
5 10 (10.20%) NAS
6 7 (7.14%) VoIP
7 6 (6.12%) Firewall
8 5 (5.10%) 2G
8 5 (5.10%) 4G
8 5 (5.10%) DOCSIS
8 5 (5.10%) PSTN
8 5 (5.10%) Radio Access Network
9 4 (4.08%) 3G
9 4 (4.08%) Wireless
10 3 (3.06%) GSM
10 3 (3.06%) Internet
10 3 (3.06%) UMTS
10 3 (3.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.18%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.14%) PowerCenter
2 7 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle BI EE
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (3.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.02%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.02%) DB2
5 1 (1.02%) InfluxDB
5 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.02%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.06%) Visual Studio
5 2 (2.04%) Ant
5 2 (2.04%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.04%) Gradle
5 2 (2.04%) Maven
6 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (23.47%) Finance
2 14 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (9.18%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Back Office
5 2 (2.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (27.55%) Administrator
2 17 (17.35%) Support Engineer
3 14 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (11.22%) Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Solaris Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Storage Administrator
7 7 (7.14%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
7 7 (7.14%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.14%) VMware Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) OBIEE Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Solaris Support Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) VMware Support Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (3.06%) JDBC
2 3 (3.06%) JSP
2 3 (3.06%) Web Services
2 3 (3.06%) XML
3 2 (2.04%) AppFabric
3 2 (2.04%) ELK Stack
4 1 (1.02%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.02%) J2EE
4 1 (1.02%) JSON
4 1 (1.02%) LAMP
4 1 (1.02%) Middleware
4 1 (1.02%) REST
4 1 (1.02%) SOAP
4 1 (1.02%) Unity DI Container
4 1 (1.02%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Clustering
2 12 (12.24%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.20%) Enterprise Storage
4 8 (8.16%) EMC VNX
5 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.08%) Replication
7 2 (2.04%) PMI
7 2 (2.04%) RSA SecurID
7 2 (2.04%) User Experience
7 2 (2.04%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.02%) NGOSS
8 1 (1.02%) PKI
8 1 (1.02%) Statistics
8 1 (1.02%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 26 (26.53%) Windows
2 23 (23.47%) Solaris
3 20 (20.41%) Linux
4 15 (15.31%) Unix
5 13 (13.27%) AIX
5 13 (13.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
8 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.02%) HPUX
9 1 (1.02%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.39%) Change Management
2 13 (13.27%) Migration
3 12 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (12.24%) Project Management
4 11 (11.22%) DevOps
5 10 (10.20%) Incident Management
5 10 (10.20%) Release Management
6 9 (9.18%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.18%) Data Analysis
6 9 (9.18%) Scrum
7 8 (8.16%) ITIL
7 8 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (7.14%) ETL
8 7 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 7 (7.14%) Server Building
8 7 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (6.12%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.12%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.59%) SQL
2 16 (16.33%) Java
3 15 (15.31%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.18%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.14%) VBScript
6 6 (6.12%) Bourne shell
6 6 (6.12%) Perl
6 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.08%) VB
8 3 (3.06%) C#
8 3 (3.06%) Python
9 2 (2.04%) C
9 2 (2.04%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.04%) Ruby
10 1 (1.02%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) DV Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.08%) Degree
3 4 (4.08%) NCDA
3 4 (4.08%) NCIE
3 4 (4.08%) NCSA
4 3 (3.06%) CCNA
4 3 (3.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.06%) MCITP
4 3 (3.06%) MCSA
4 3 (3.06%) MCSE
4 3 (3.06%) MCTS
4 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.02%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.12%) Veritas File System
3 6 (6.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 4 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.06%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.02%) Firmware
6 1 (1.02%) NFS
6 1 (1.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) NetBackup
2 8 (8.16%) SCOM
3 6 (6.12%) Legato
4 5 (5.10%) WMI
5 4 (4.08%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (4.08%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.06%) BladeLogic
6 3 (3.06%) Oracle ZFS
6 3 (3.06%) Puppet
6 3 (3.06%) SCCM
7 2 (2.04%) Ansible
7 2 (2.04%) Kibana
7 2 (2.04%) logstash
7 2 (2.04%) MOM
7 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.04%) SELinux
8 1 (1.02%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.02%) Netcool
8 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.47%) VMware
3 20 (20.41%) EMC
4 15 (15.31%) HP
5 12 (12.24%) Oracle
6 10 (10.20%) Brocade
6 10 (10.20%) Red Hat
7 9 (9.18%) Informatica
7 9 (9.18%) Sun
8 7 (7.14%) IBM
8 7 (7.14%) NetApp
9 6 (6.12%) Dell
9 6 (6.12%) Veritas
10 4 (4.08%) Cisco
10 4 (4.08%) Huawei
10 4 (4.08%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.08%) Symantec
11 3 (3.06%) AppDynamics
11 3 (3.06%) Dynatrace
11 3 (3.06%) New Relic