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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Monitoring
Rank 210 217 183
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 59 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.60% 0.44% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.59% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 23
Average daily rate
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£388 £270 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.51% -13.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £219 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £290 £316
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -8.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £115.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +230.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £115.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-74.08% +230.71%
Performance Monitoring
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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
7588 6930 6502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.69% 74.39% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4671 3921 3588
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 270 259
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.03 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 3 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire +6 27 £388 -
Surrey +2 9 £388 +19.23% 5
Berkshire +2 8 £180 -28.00%
Hampshire -12 6 £300 +9.09%
Oxfordshire - 4 £440 -
West Sussex -19 3 £375 +29.31% 2
East Sussex +7 1 £425 +80.85% 1
Middlesex - 1 £275 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 57 (41.61%) Performance Tuning
2 48 (35.04%) Windows
3 46 (33.58%) SQL Server
4 37 (27.01%) SQL
5 36 (26.28%) Oracle
6 26 (18.98%) UNIX
6 26 (18.98%) Linux
6 26 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
7 25 (18.25%) Disaster Recovery
8 24 (17.52%) Firewall
8 24 (17.52%) Finance
9 21 (15.33%) Cisco
9 21 (15.33%) Capacity Planning
10 20 (14.60%) DB2
10 20 (14.60%) VMware
11 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (12.41%) Data Centre
12 17 (12.41%) Business Analysis
12 17 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (11.68%) Project Management
13 16 (11.68%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (10.95%) Oracle Database
14 15 (10.95%) PowerCenter
14 15 (10.95%) Remedy
14 15 (10.95%) ETL
15 14 (10.22%) Informatica
15 14 (10.22%) CheckPoint
15 14 (10.22%) Clustering
15 14 (10.22%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 13 (9.49%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (8.03%) SAS
2 11 (8.03%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.65%) IIS
4 4 (2.92%) Apache
4 4 (2.92%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.19%) MediaWiki
6 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.46%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.73%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) MS Visio
2 5 (3.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (8.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.73%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.73%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 24 (17.52%) Firewall
2 13 (9.49%) Wireless
2 13 (9.49%) VPN
3 11 (8.03%) WAN
3 11 (8.03%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (6.57%) TCP/IP
4 9 (6.57%) LAN
5 8 (5.84%) DNS
5 8 (5.84%) SSL
5 8 (5.84%) IPsec
5 8 (5.84%) Network Security
6 7 (5.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (4.38%) Internet
8 5 (3.65%) 3G
8 5 (3.65%) SAN
8 5 (3.65%) GSM
8 5 (3.65%) LTE
9 4 (2.92%) tcpdump
9 4 (2.92%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (2.92%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (33.58%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.60%) DB2
3 17 (12.41%) Data Warehouse
4 15 (10.95%) PowerCenter
4 15 (10.95%) Oracle Database
5 12 (8.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 12 (8.76%) DB2 UDB
6 10 (7.30%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (5.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (5.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (5.11%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (4.38%) BusinessObjects XI
9 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (2.92%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (2.19%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) WebLogic Workshop
1 2 (1.46%) Maven
2 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (17.52%) Finance
2 12 (8.76%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.11%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.92%) Publishing
5 3 (2.19%) Banking
5 3 (2.19%) Legal
6 1 (0.73%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (27.74%) Administrator
2 30 (21.90%) DBA
3 20 (14.60%) Analyst
4 15 (10.95%) Developer
5 13 (9.49%) SQL DBA
6 11 (8.03%) DB2 DBA
7 10 (7.30%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) Security Engineer
8 7 (5.11%) BizTalk Administrator
8 7 (5.11%) OBIEE Developer
9 6 (4.38%) Architect
10 5 (3.65%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.65%) SQL Server DBA
10 5 (3.65%) SAS Administrator
11 4 (2.92%) Server Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (2.92%) Server Administrator
11 4 (2.92%) Consultant
11 4 (2.92%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (2.92%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) .NET
2 7 (5.11%) .NET Framework
3 6 (4.38%) SAP XI
4 4 (2.92%) J2EE
4 4 (2.92%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.19%) REST
5 3 (2.19%) Web Services
6 2 (1.46%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (1.46%) Hibernate
6 2 (1.46%) BAPI
6 2 (1.46%) CSS
6 2 (1.46%) JSP
6 2 (1.46%) Spring
6 2 (1.46%) JSON
6 2 (1.46%) jQuery
6 2 (1.46%) WebCenter
6 2 (1.46%) HTML5
6 2 (1.46%) HTML
7 1 (0.73%) PhoneGap
7 1 (0.73%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Data Centre
2 14 (10.22%) Clustering
3 9 (6.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.11%) Replication
5 3 (2.19%) SecurID
5 3 (2.19%) Smart Meter
5 3 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.46%) User Experience
6 2 (1.46%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.46%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.46%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.73%) NHS
7 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.73%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.73%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 48 (35.04%) Windows
2 26 (18.98%) Linux
2 26 (18.98%) Windows Server 2008
2 26 (18.98%) UNIX
3 18 (13.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (9.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (5.11%) AIX
5 7 (5.11%) Solaris
6 3 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.46%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.61%) Performance Tuning
2 25 (18.25%) Disaster Recovery
3 21 (15.33%) Capacity Planning
4 17 (12.41%) Business Analysis
5 16 (11.68%) Project Management
5 16 (11.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (10.95%) ETL
7 14 (10.22%) Change Management
7 14 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (9.49%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.76%) CRM
9 12 (8.76%) Data Architecture
10 11 (8.03%) Load Balancing
11 10 (7.30%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.30%) Capacity Management
11 10 (7.30%) Network Monitoring
12 9 (6.57%) Kalman Filter
12 9 (6.57%) Network Design
13 8 (5.84%) Incident Management
13 8 (5.84%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 37 (27.01%) SQL
2 11 (8.03%) Shell Script
3 8 (5.84%) T-SQL
4 7 (5.11%) PowerShell
5 6 (4.38%) Perl
6 4 (2.92%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.92%) Java
7 3 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.19%) R
7 3 (2.19%) Korn
8 2 (1.46%) ABAP
9 1 (0.73%) REXX
9 1 (0.73%) C
9 1 (0.73%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.38%) Degree
3 4 (2.92%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.19%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.19%) MCITP
5 2 (1.46%) MCTS
5 2 (1.46%) MCP
5 2 (1.46%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.73%) CCSP
6 1 (0.73%) CCNP
6 1 (0.73%) CCNA
6 1 (0.73%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (9.49%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.57%) ISA Server
4 7 (5.11%) vSphere
5 5 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (2.92%) XenApp
7 1 (0.73%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.73%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.84%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.92%) NetBackup
2 4 (2.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (2.19%) LiteSpeed
3 3 (2.19%) SCOM
4 2 (1.46%) NSN NetAct
4 2 (1.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.73%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (0.73%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.73%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (26.28%) Oracle
2 25 (18.25%) Microsoft
3 21 (15.33%) Cisco
4 20 (14.60%) VMware
5 15 (10.95%) Remedy
6 14 (10.22%) Informatica
6 14 (10.22%) CheckPoint
7 12 (8.76%) Nokia
8 9 (6.57%) Juniper
8 9 (6.57%) McAfee
8 9 (6.57%) SAP
9 7 (5.11%) Blue Coat
10 6 (4.38%) NetScout
10 6 (4.38%) Imperva
11 5 (3.65%) F5
12 4 (2.92%) IronPort
12 4 (2.92%) Citrix
12 4 (2.92%) Websense
12 4 (2.92%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.19%) TOWER Software