The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Monitoring skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 28 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 West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 121 97 115
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +18
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 19 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 0.61% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.86% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Average daily rate
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£289 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £311 £322 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -19.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £190.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £16.63
% change year-on-year
-17.85% +110.52%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2219 1510 2112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.61% 70.86% 69.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1485 979 1290
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 69 127
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.58 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £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 West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring across the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Performance Monitoring Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucestershire - 10 £289 - 1
Wiltshire -14 5 - -
Bristol - - - -
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 14 (45.16%) VPN
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
2 13 (41.94%) Windows
3 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (35.48%) iPad
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (35.48%) Apple
4 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (32.26%) Citrix
5 10 (32.26%) Web Services
6 8 (25.81%) ITIL
6 8 (25.81%) LAN
6 8 (25.81%) WAN
6 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (25.81%) VMware
7 7 (22.58%) Performance Management
7 7 (22.58%) Client/Server
8 6 (19.35%) XenApp
8 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
8 6 (19.35%) AppSense
8 6 (19.35%) vSphere
9 5 (16.13%) 2G
9 5 (16.13%) Network Planning
9 5 (16.13%) NSN NetAct
9 5 (16.13%) Mapinfo
9 5 (16.13%) 3G
10 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.90%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.23%) IIS
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) LiveLink
1 1 (3.23%) Lync
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (35.48%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) VPN
1 14 (45.16%) Firewall
2 13 (41.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.81%) LAN
3 8 (25.81%) WAN
4 5 (16.13%) 3G
4 5 (16.13%) 2G
5 4 (12.90%) IPv4
5 4 (12.90%) IPv6
6 3 (9.68%) MPLS
6 3 (9.68%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (6.45%) tcpdump
7 2 (6.45%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
7 2 (6.45%) VLAN
7 2 (6.45%) Ethereal
7 2 (6.45%) BGP
7 2 (6.45%) DSL
7 2 (6.45%) EIGRP
7 2 (6.45%) SONET
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Network Supervisor
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Information Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Radio Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) NHS Information Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Messaging Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) RAN Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Support
6 1 (3.23%) 3G Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) 3G Optimisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) iPad
2 7 (22.58%) Client/Server
3 3 (9.68%) NHS
4 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
4 2 (6.45%) Open Source
5 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
1 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) UNIX
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Solaris
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 7 (22.58%) Performance Management
4 5 (16.13%) Network Planning
5 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.90%) Fault Management
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Database Security
7 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) ITSM
8 1 (3.23%) Migration
8 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CCNP
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) OCP
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) XenApp
2 6 (19.35%) XenDesktop
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (6.45%) ProxySG
4 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) NSN NetAct
2 4 (12.90%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (12.90%) WSUS
3 3 (9.68%) Data Guard
4 1 (3.23%) Hyperic
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Apple
2 10 (32.26%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) VMware
4 6 (19.35%) AppSense
5 5 (16.13%) Mapinfo
6 4 (12.90%) McAfee
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 3 (9.68%) Oracle
7 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 2 (6.45%) Business Objects
8 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
8 2 (6.45%) F5
8 2 (6.45%) Nokia
9 1 (3.23%) Nimsoft
9 1 (3.23%) Splunk
9 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.23%) Trustwave
9 1 (3.23%) Google
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