The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Monitoring
Rank 139 140 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 2 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.070% 0.24% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.090% 0.31% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Median daily rate £325 £314 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% +19.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £352 £290
% change year-on-year
-9.12% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £30.00 £115.75
% change year-on-year
-38.33% -74.08%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2217 2616 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.95% 78.14% 76.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1496 1747 1605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 135 87
Median hourly rate £33.00 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.92% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Performance Monitoring
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South West region.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South West region.

Performance Monitoring Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Devon +10 1 £325 +5.69%
Wiltshire +2 1 £325 +4.00%
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 West region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (33.33%) Change Control
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) CCNP
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (33.33%) BGP
3 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (26.67%) OCX
4 4 (26.67%) Telnet
4 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) CCIE
4 4 (26.67%) PuTTY
4 4 (26.67%) Network Security
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (26.67%) SSH
4 4 (26.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 4 (26.67%) Degree

Performance Monitoring
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) BGP
1 5 (33.33%) EIGRP
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (26.67%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (26.67%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 4 (26.67%) Network Security
2 4 (26.67%) PuTTY
2 4 (26.67%) SSH
2 4 (26.67%) Telnet
3 3 (20.00%) LAN
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) DHCP
5 1 (6.67%) IPsec
5 1 (6.67%) MPLS
5 1 (6.67%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared DBA
3 2 (13.33%) SOX Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SQL DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) CMDB
3 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
3 2 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.67%) PKI
4 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) Change Control
3 4 (26.67%) Change Management
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (13.33%) Database Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) High Availability
5 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (13.33%) ITSM
5 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) CCNP
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (26.67%) CCIE
3 4 (26.67%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) Check Point Certification
4 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) CCNA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSA
5 1 (6.67%) CCSE
5 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
1 2 (13.33%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) BitLocker
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (13.33%) UAG
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) ProxySG
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Cisco
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 2 (13.33%) AppSense
5 2 (13.33%) Canon
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) Forcepoint
5 2 (13.33%) Sophos
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.67%) F5
6 1 (6.67%) Juniper
6 1 (6.67%) Northgate
6 1 (6.67%) TippingPoint
6 1 (6.67%) VMware