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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Monitoring
England / South East
Rank 209 213 195
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 22 37 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.45% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.56% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 30
Median daily rate £444 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £492 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £55.65 £63.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.65 £63.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +14.54%

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
5859 6552 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.36% 79.85% 78.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3462 3947 3964
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 288 244
Median hourly rate £38.50 £45.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.44% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £60.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire -2 6 £504 +12.00% 1
Berkshire +20 5 £356 -
Hampshire +10 4 £500 +1.72% 2
Surrey +22 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -14 3 £438 +13.26%
West Sussex - 1 £235 -
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 40 (48.78%) VMware
2 28 (34.15%) Windows
3 23 (28.05%) Service Management
4 22 (26.83%) SQL
5 21 (25.61%) Linux
6 20 (24.39%) LDAP
6 20 (24.39%) DNS
7 19 (23.17%) Cisco
8 18 (21.95%) Management Information System
8 18 (21.95%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
9 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 16 (19.51%) Change Management
10 16 (19.51%) Solaris
10 16 (19.51%) Java
10 16 (19.51%) Incident Management
10 16 (19.51%) PaaS
11 15 (18.29%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (18.29%) IaaS
11 15 (18.29%) Infrastructure Management
12 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
13 12 (14.63%) Finance
14 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
15 10 (12.20%) Oracle
16 9 (10.98%) User Stories
16 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database
17 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
17 8 (9.76%) Windows Server

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 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.22%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (1.22%) Infor M3
1 1 (1.22%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) PaaS
2 15 (18.29%) IaaS
3 3 (3.66%) Office 365
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.39%) DNS
1 20 (24.39%) LDAP
2 5 (6.10%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.10%) VoIP
3 4 (4.88%) DHCP
3 4 (4.88%) Firewall
4 3 (3.66%) Skype
5 1 (1.22%) 2G
5 1 (1.22%) 3G
5 1 (1.22%) 4G
5 1 (1.22%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.22%) H.323
5 1 (1.22%) InfiniBand
5 1 (1.22%) LTE
5 1 (1.22%) MPLS
5 1 (1.22%) Network Security
5 1 (1.22%) SIGTRAN
5 1 (1.22%) SS7
5 1 (1.22%) WAN
5 1 (1.22%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) Oracle Database
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database 10g
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (7.32%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.10%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (4.88%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.66%) QlikView
6 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.22%) Base SAS
8 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.22%) DB2
8 1 (1.22%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.63%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Telecoms
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Billing
5 2 (2.44%) Legal
5 2 (2.44%) Publishing
6 1 (1.22%) Automotive
6 1 (1.22%) German Language
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (25.61%) Administrator
2 17 (20.73%) Support Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (17.07%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) Solaris Engineer
4 14 (17.07%) VMware Engineer
5 13 (15.85%) Solaris Administrator
5 13 (15.85%) Solaris Support Engineer
5 13 (15.85%) VMWare Administrator
5 13 (15.85%) VMware Support Engineer
6 7 (8.54%) Designer
7 6 (7.32%) Consultant
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) DBA
9 4 (4.88%) OBIEE Administrator
9 4 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (4.88%) Solutions Designer
10 3 (3.66%) Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (1.22%) WCF
3 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.54%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.66%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.44%) AS400
5 2 (2.44%) CMDB
5 2 (2.44%) iSeries
5 2 (2.44%) IVR
5 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) Clustering
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (34.15%) Windows
2 21 (25.61%) Linux
3 16 (19.51%) Solaris
4 8 (9.76%) Windows Server
5 7 (8.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.88%) Unix
8 3 (3.66%) Mac OS
8 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.44%) AIX
9 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.44%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.05%) Service Management
2 18 (21.95%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 16 (19.51%) Change Management
4 16 (19.51%) Incident Management
5 15 (18.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 15 (18.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (10.98%) User Stories
7 6 (7.32%) Database Tuning
7 6 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.10%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.10%) Integration Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Project Management
9 4 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.88%) ITIL
9 4 (4.88%) Migration
9 4 (4.88%) Regression Testing
9 4 (4.88%) Security Management
9 4 (4.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) SQL
2 16 (19.51%) Java
3 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.22%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) C++
4 1 (1.22%) Perl
4 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.22%) Python
4 1 (1.22%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (20.73%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) CCNA
4 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.66%) MCSE
5 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.44%) CCNP
6 2 (2.44%) MCSA
7 1 (1.22%) CCA
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.22%) Degree
7 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 11 (13.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.32%) Hyper-V
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.22%) Docker
3 1 (1.22%) LXC
3 1 (1.22%) NFS
3 1 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) SCOM
2 6 (7.32%) SCCM
3 5 (6.10%) Amdocs OSS
3 5 (6.10%) Netcool
4 2 (2.44%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.44%) Puppet
4 2 (2.44%) WSUS
5 1 (1.22%) BMC Performance Manager
5 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) VMware
2 19 (23.17%) Cisco
3 13 (15.85%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.20%) Oracle
5 5 (6.10%) Cramer
5 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.88%) Remedy
7 3 (3.66%) Apple
7 3 (3.66%) Citrix
7 3 (3.66%) IBM
8 2 (2.44%) BMC
8 2 (2.44%) CA
8 2 (2.44%) CommVault
8 2 (2.44%) EMC
8 2 (2.44%) SAP
8 2 (2.44%) Tableau
9 1 (1.22%) Avaya
9 1 (1.22%) F5
9 1 (1.22%) HP
9 1 (1.22%) Red Hat