The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 205 188 210
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +22
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 33 42 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.71% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 4
Average daily rate
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£290 £322 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.93% -19.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £256 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £375 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £322 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.72% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £115.75 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+230.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +110.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6664 5946 6806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.64% 70.23% 68.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3661 3169 3242
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 260 316
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire -16 12 £380 +18.01% 4
Buckinghamshire -14 6 - -
Berkshire -3 5 £248 -1.00% 1
West Sussex - 5 £290 -
Kent -1 2 - -
Surrey - 1 £325 - 2
East Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring.

1 37 (40.66%) Oracle
1 37 (40.66%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) SQL
3 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
4 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
5 21 (23.08%) UNIX
6 20 (21.98%) Linux
6 20 (21.98%) Performance Tuning
7 19 (20.88%) ITIL
8 17 (18.68%) Change Management
9 16 (17.58%) GSM
10 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
10 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
10 15 (16.48%) Problem Management
10 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (16.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (15.38%) 4G
11 14 (15.38%) Network Architecture
11 14 (15.38%) 2G
11 14 (15.38%) VMware
11 14 (15.38%) 3G
12 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
13 12 (13.19%) Shell Script
14 11 (12.09%) WebLogic
14 11 (12.09%) MCSE
14 11 (12.09%) DNS
15 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
15 10 (10.99%) HP

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Performance Monitoring 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 Monitoring. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (12.09%) WebLogic
2 7 (7.69%) SAS
2 7 (7.69%) TIBCO EMS
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Application Server
3 6 (6.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.59%) Apache
4 5 (5.49%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.40%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (2.20%) IIS
7 1 (1.10%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) SPSS
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.10%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) BusinessWorks
1 7 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (6.59%) TIBCO iProcess
2 6 (6.59%) Staffware
3 1 (1.10%) SAP GRC
3 1 (1.10%) Metrica
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) GSM
2 14 (15.38%) 3G
2 14 (15.38%) 2G
2 14 (15.38%) 4G
3 11 (12.09%) DNS
4 10 (10.99%) TCP/IP
5 9 (9.89%) Firewall
6 8 (8.79%) SAN
6 8 (8.79%) Intranet
7 7 (7.69%) Internet
7 7 (7.69%) SSL
8 6 (6.59%) LAN
8 6 (6.59%) SDH
8 6 (6.59%) DHCP
8 6 (6.59%) SONET
8 6 (6.59%) DWDM
8 6 (6.59%) NGN
9 5 (5.49%) MPLS
9 5 (5.49%) Kerberos
9 5 (5.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (5.49%) SQLPlus
6 4 (4.40%) DB2
7 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.10%) DB2 UDB
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.10%) SAP BW
9 1 (1.10%) Informix
9 1 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.10%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Ant
2 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.10%) Introscope
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (24.18%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.59%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Front Office
4 2 (2.20%) Automotive
4 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.10%) Military
5 1 (1.10%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Marketing
5 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (10.99%) Administrator
2 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (8.79%) DBA
3 8 (8.79%) Storage Engineer
4 7 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
5 6 (6.59%) Consultant
6 4 (4.40%) Analyst
6 4 (4.40%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Support Specialist
7 3 (3.30%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.30%) DB2 DBA
7 3 (3.30%) Operations Engineer
7 3 (3.30%) Backup Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.20%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (2.20%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.20%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (2.20%) Systems Administrator
8 2 (2.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.79%) Web Services
2 7 (7.69%) Middleware
3 5 (5.49%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (4.40%) WSH
4 4 (4.40%) .NET
5 3 (3.30%) ISPF
6 2 (2.20%) J2EE
6 2 (2.20%) XML
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.10%) HTML
7 1 (1.10%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.10%) WCF
7 1 (1.10%) HTML5
7 1 (1.10%) REST
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.79%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (6.59%) Replication
3 5 (5.49%) Clustering
3 5 (5.49%) HACMP
4 4 (4.40%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Statistics
5 3 (3.30%) CLARiiON
5 3 (3.30%) EMC Centera
5 3 (3.30%) Celerra
5 3 (3.30%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.20%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.10%) Data Extraction
7 1 (1.10%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.10%) iPad
7 1 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.66%) Windows
2 21 (23.08%) UNIX
3 20 (21.98%) Linux
4 15 (16.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.59%) AIX
8 5 (5.49%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.20%) Solaris
10 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.10%) SUSE
11 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.98%) Performance Tuning
2 19 (20.88%) ITIL
3 17 (18.68%) Change Management
4 15 (16.48%) Problem Management
4 15 (16.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (15.38%) Network Architecture
6 9 (9.89%) Workflow
7 8 (8.79%) Change Control
8 7 (7.69%) ITIL V3
9 6 (6.59%) OWASP
9 6 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (6.59%) Document Management
9 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.49%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.49%) Service Management
10 5 (5.49%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.40%) Database Security
12 3 (3.30%) Capacity Management
12 3 (3.30%) Data Migration
12 3 (3.30%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.46%) SQL
2 12 (13.19%) Shell Script
3 8 (8.79%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.79%) Java
4 6 (6.59%) VBScript
4 6 (6.59%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.49%) VB
5 5 (5.49%) C
6 3 (3.30%) REXX
6 3 (3.30%) JCL
7 1 (1.10%) C#
7 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.10%) Perl
7 1 (1.10%) ABAP
7 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.19%) Security Cleared
3 11 (12.09%) MCSE
4 5 (5.49%) Degree
5 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.40%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.30%) MCITP
7 2 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.20%) CCNP
7 2 (2.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.10%) MCTS
8 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.10%) Sun Certification
8 1 (1.10%) CCNA
8 1 (1.10%) MCSA
8 1 (1.10%) CCIE
8 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (16.48%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.59%) vSphere
4 5 (5.49%) OCFS2
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.10%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.10%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) TIBCO Hawk
1 7 (7.69%) SCOM
2 5 (5.49%) NetBackup
3 4 (4.40%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (4.40%) SCCM
4 3 (3.30%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (2.20%) WMI
6 1 (1.10%) WSUS
6 1 (1.10%) NSN NetAct
6 1 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) Oracle
2 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.38%) VMware
4 10 (10.99%) HP
5 9 (9.89%) Dell
5 9 (9.89%) NetApp
6 8 (8.79%) EMC
6 8 (8.79%) IBM
7 7 (7.69%) TIBCO
7 7 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.49%) Sun
8 5 (5.49%) JBoss
9 4 (4.40%) Citrix
9 4 (4.40%) Red Gate
10 3 (3.30%) 3PAR
10 3 (3.30%) Symantec
10 3 (3.30%) BMC
11 2 (2.20%) Apple
11 2 (2.20%) Cisco
11 2 (2.20%) Sophos
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