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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Monitoring
Rank 130 115 95
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -20
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 14 8 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.42% 0.34% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.49% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 48
Average daily rate £390 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £18.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+54.79% -18.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2508 1631 2548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.72% 70.12% 70.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1546 1015 1521
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 60 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.20 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +10 8 £323 -2.27%
Bristol -13 1 £406 +29.92% 1
Somerset - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 4
Performance Monitoring
England

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (38.89%) SQL
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (27.78%) Data Guard
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Replication
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) ITIL
3 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 3 (16.67%) iPad
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (16.67%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
4 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
4 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (16.67%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (11.11%) LiveLink
1 2 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.11%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) VPN
1 3 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) DBA
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (16.67%) Server Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (16.67%) SQL DBA
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 2 (11.11%) Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) NHS Information Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) Database Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 1 (5.56%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Replication
2 3 (16.67%) iPad
2 3 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (16.67%) NHS
3 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (16.67%) Performance Management
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (11.11%) B2B
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) Database Security
3 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) C
4 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) OCP
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) XenApp
3 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 3 (16.67%) Apple
4 2 (11.11%) Open Text
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 1 (5.56%) Trustwave
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe
South West
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Posted: 20 days ago