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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Monitoring
Rank 130 131 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 11 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.55% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 5
Average daily rate
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£325 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £422 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £358 £358
% change year-on-year
-9.15% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year
+6.19% +54.79%
Performance Monitoring
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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
2441 2547 1696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.59% 76.79% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1570 1059
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 112 62
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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
Wiltshire - 4 £288 -
Bristol -2 1 £450 +10.83%
Gloucestershire -17 1 £400 +24.03% 2
Somerset - - - -
Dorset - - - -
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Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (27.27%) Apache
3 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby
4 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
4 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
4 5 (22.73%) Python
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) XML
4 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 5 (22.73%) MySQL
5 4 (18.18%) Perl
5 4 (18.18%) PHP
5 4 (18.18%) UNIX
5 4 (18.18%) OO
5 4 (18.18%) JBoss
5 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
5 4 (18.18%) RHCE
5 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 4 (18.18%) LAMP
5 4 (18.18%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (27.27%) Apache
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (18.18%) JBoss
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) 2G
3 2 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (9.09%) 3G
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) 4G
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (4.55%) Multicast
4 1 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (4.55%) LTE
4 1 (4.55%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) MPLS
4 1 (4.55%) OSPF
4 1 (4.55%) BGP
4 1 (4.55%) SSH
4 1 (4.55%) Wireless
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) MySQL
3 4 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 4 (18.18%) Redis
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.55%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
1 4 (18.18%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
3 4 (18.18%) SQL DBA
3 4 (18.18%) PHP Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
4 2 (9.09%) Radio Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Programme Office Support
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Web Services
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) LAMP
2 4 (18.18%) JSON
2 4 (18.18%) Symfony
2 4 (18.18%) RESTful
2 4 (18.18%) Memcached
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) OO PHP
3 4 (18.18%) Change Management
3 4 (18.18%) MVC
3 4 (18.18%) High Availability
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Line Management
5 2 (9.09%) Migration
5 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Management
6 1 (4.55%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
1 5 (22.73%) Python
1 5 (22.73%) Ruby
1 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
2 4 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
2 4 (18.18%) PHP
3 2 (9.09%) C
4 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) RHCE
1 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) NFS
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (9.09%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (4.55%) Puppet
3 1 (4.55%) CFEngine
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Red Hat
1 5 (22.73%) VMware
2 4 (18.18%) New Relic
3 2 (9.09%) Actix
3 2 (9.09%) BT
3 2 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) Juniper
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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