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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Monitoring
Rank 189 203 215
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +12
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 70 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.76% 0.36% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.49% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 9 13
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£400 £325 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £222 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £434 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £330
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £115.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +285.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £28.75 £24.13
% change year-on-year
- +19.17%
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
7115 6729 6013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.08% 74.06% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4155 3713 3150
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 259 270
Average hourly rate £22.83 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +22 25 £343 - 3
Hampshire -4 13 £400 - 1
East Sussex - 9 £425 - 1
Berkshire +8 8 £180 -27.27% 4
Oxfordshire - 6 £445 - 1
Surrey 0 3 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 - - 1
Middlesex - 2 £275 -
Home Counties - 1 - -
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 52 (34.90%) Windows
1 52 (34.90%) Performance Tuning
2 41 (27.52%) SQL
3 36 (24.16%) SQL Server
3 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
4 35 (23.49%) Oracle
5 32 (21.48%) Capacity Planning
6 31 (20.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (15.44%) Firewall
7 23 (15.44%) Linux
7 23 (15.44%) VMware
8 22 (14.77%) Telecoms
9 21 (14.09%) Finance
9 21 (14.09%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (13.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 19 (12.75%) ETL
11 19 (12.75%) Data Centre
12 18 (12.08%) Active Directory
12 18 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (12.08%) UNIX
13 17 (11.41%) DNS
13 17 (11.41%) Cisco
13 17 (11.41%) Project Management
13 17 (11.41%) Clustering
13 17 (11.41%) Business Analysis
13 17 (11.41%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (11.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (10.74%) TCP/IP
15 15 (10.07%) Data Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (8.72%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (6.71%) SharePoint
3 8 (5.37%) MS Exchange
4 6 (4.03%) SAS
5 4 (2.68%) IIS
5 4 (2.68%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (2.68%) MediaWiki
6 3 (2.01%) Apache
7 2 (1.34%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (8.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.68%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.68%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.44%) Firewall
2 17 (11.41%) DNS
3 16 (10.74%) TCP/IP
4 14 (9.40%) DHCP
4 14 (9.40%) 3G
5 12 (8.05%) Wireless
5 12 (8.05%) 2G
5 12 (8.05%) VPN
5 12 (8.05%) GSM
5 12 (8.05%) LAN
5 12 (8.05%) 4G
6 11 (7.38%) LTE
6 11 (7.38%) WAN
7 10 (6.71%) Internet
8 9 (6.04%) Network Security
9 8 (5.37%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (5.37%) IPsec
9 8 (5.37%) SSL
10 7 (4.70%) SAN
11 6 (4.03%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (24.16%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.09%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (10.07%) Oracle BI EE
4 12 (8.05%) Oracle Database
5 10 (6.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (6.04%) PowerCenter
6 9 (6.04%) DB2
7 8 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (5.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.03%) DB2 UDB
8 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.34%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.34%) SAP Data Services
13 1 (0.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (14.77%) Telecoms
2 21 (14.09%) Finance
3 5 (3.36%) Spanish Language
4 4 (2.68%) Publishing
5 3 (2.01%) Legal
6 2 (1.34%) Banking
6 2 (1.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (20.13%) DBA
1 30 (20.13%) Administrator
2 19 (12.75%) Developer
2 19 (12.75%) SQL DBA
3 17 (11.41%) Analyst
4 12 (8.05%) SQL Server DBA
5 10 (6.71%) Consultant
5 10 (6.71%) Design Engineer
5 10 (6.71%) Radio Engineer
5 10 (6.71%) OBIEE Developer
6 8 (5.37%) BizTalk Administrator
6 8 (5.37%) Network Engineer
6 8 (5.37%) Server Administrator
7 6 (4.03%) DB2 DBA
7 6 (4.03%) Security Engineer
7 6 (4.03%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.36%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.36%) Operations Manager
8 5 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (2.68%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.04%) .NET
2 7 (4.70%) .NET Framework
2 7 (4.70%) XML
3 6 (4.03%) Web Services
4 2 (1.34%) J2EE
4 2 (1.34%) Web Dynpro
4 2 (1.34%) BAPI
5 1 (0.67%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.67%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.41%) Clustering
3 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.70%) Replication
5 5 (3.36%) SecurID
6 4 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.68%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.01%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.34%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.67%) NHS
9 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.67%) IVR
9 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 52 (34.90%) Windows
2 31 (20.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (15.44%) Linux
4 20 (13.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (12.08%) UNIX
6 17 (11.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.37%) AIX
8 7 (4.70%) Solaris
9 3 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.90%) Performance Tuning
2 32 (21.48%) Capacity Planning
3 19 (12.75%) ETL
4 18 (12.08%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (11.41%) Project Management
5 17 (11.41%) Business Analysis
5 17 (11.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (10.07%) Data Architecture
7 14 (9.40%) Network Design
8 13 (8.72%) CRM
8 13 (8.72%) ITIL
9 11 (7.38%) Change Management
9 11 (7.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (6.04%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (6.04%) Capacity Management
11 8 (5.37%) Incident Management
11 8 (5.37%) Load Balancing
12 7 (4.70%) Network Planning
12 7 (4.70%) Migration
12 7 (4.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 41 (27.52%) SQL
2 10 (6.71%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.37%) Shell Script
3 8 (5.37%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.36%) Perl
5 4 (2.68%) VBScript
5 4 (2.68%) Korn
6 2 (1.34%) ABAP
6 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.34%) Java
7 1 (0.67%) C
7 1 (0.67%) REXX
7 1 (0.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (7.38%) Degree
3 9 (6.04%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.04%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.04%) MCITP
4 7 (4.70%) MCSE
5 5 (3.36%) MCTS
6 3 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.34%) MCP
7 2 (1.34%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.67%) CCSP
8 1 (0.67%) CCNP
8 1 (0.67%) CCNA
8 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (12.08%) Active Directory
2 16 (10.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.04%) ISA Server
3 9 (6.04%) vSphere
4 6 (4.03%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.03%) XenApp
5 3 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (8.72%) SCOM
2 10 (6.71%) NSN NetAct
3 6 (4.03%) Tivoli
3 6 (4.03%) SCCM
4 5 (3.36%) WMI
5 4 (2.68%) SCSM
6 3 (2.01%) Oracle RMAN
6 3 (2.01%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.34%) MOM
8 1 (0.67%) MAINVIEW
8 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 36 (24.16%) Microsoft
2 35 (23.49%) Oracle
3 23 (15.44%) VMware
4 17 (11.41%) Cisco
5 14 (9.40%) Remedy
6 13 (8.72%) CheckPoint
7 10 (6.71%) Juniper
7 10 (6.71%) Nokia
7 10 (6.71%) Actix
8 8 (5.37%) Informatica
8 8 (5.37%) McAfee
9 7 (4.70%) Blue Coat
10 5 (3.36%) NetScout
10 5 (3.36%) Imperva
10 5 (3.36%) Business Objects
11 4 (2.68%) SAP
11 4 (2.68%) Citrix
11 4 (2.68%) Red Hat
12 3 (2.01%) HP
12 3 (2.01%) F5
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