The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Management
UK
Rank 315 377 319
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -58
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 287 263 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.53% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.64% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 157 183
Median daily rate £415 £423 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.89% -0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 15
Median hourly rate £19.11 £19.49 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% +1.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.07 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.34 £34.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.26 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +21.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36868 40843 39798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.19% 81.72% 78.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24443 26520 25648
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 930 1195 1050
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% +54.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Performance Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Management within the UK.

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management within the UK.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Performance Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Performance Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the UK over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 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
England +48 265 £414 -2.64% 79
London +41 122 £438 +4.16% 30
South East +18 47 £475 +11.76% 17
Yorkshire +9 21 £365 +35.18% 13
South West +8 19 £275 -42.10% 4
North West +20 18 £383 -25.31% 3
Berkshire +21 17 £463 +2.77% 8
West Yorkshire +20 17 £365 +35.18% 11
Leeds +20 15 £365 +35.18% 8
City of London -2 14 £425 -15.00% 6
West Midlands -9 13 £404 +15.35% 5
Hampshire +14 11 £475 +49.60% 2
Wiltshire +10 11 £275 -49.42% 1
East of England 0 11 £425 -11.45% 4
Merseyside - 10 £383 -
Scotland +27 8 £395 +23.43% 2
Cheshire +25 7 £500 -
North East -9 7 £374 +43.75% 2
Liverpool - 7 £401 -
Surrey +18 6 £484 +13.88% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £388 +6.89% 1
Middlesex - 6 £484 -
Milton Keynes +5 5 £360 -10.83% 1
Fareham - 5 £475 -
Reading +8 4 £450 - 4
Wales +5 4 £403 -10.55%
Watford +4 4 - -
East Midlands +1 4 £588 +62.06%
Guildford 0 4 - -
Hertfordshire -6 4 - -

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 165 (28.90%) Finance
2 89 (15.59%) Project Management
3 83 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
4 78 (13.66%) Management Information System
4 78 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (12.96%) Security Cleared
6 70 (12.26%) ITIL
7 68 (11.91%) Oracle
7 68 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
8 67 (11.73%) Microsoft
9 60 (10.51%) Windows
10 58 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
11 56 (9.81%) SQL
11 56 (9.81%) Service Delivery
12 54 (9.46%) MS Excel
13 52 (9.11%) VMware
14 51 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
14 51 (8.93%) SC Cleared
15 50 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
15 50 (8.76%) Change Management
16 49 (8.58%) SAP
17 46 (8.06%) SLA
18 45 (7.88%) Linux
19 42 (7.36%) Service Management
19 42 (7.36%) Data Analysis
19 42 (7.36%) Windows Server
20 41 (7.18%) Coaching
20 41 (7.18%) Java
21 40 (7.01%) Degree
22 38 (6.65%) SQL Server

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 27 (4.73%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (2.10%) Skype for Business
3 12 (2.10%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.93%) Confluence
4 11 (1.93%) SAS
5 9 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.58%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.23%) IIS
6 7 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (0.88%) JBoss
7 5 (0.88%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.53%) Apache
8 3 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.53%) CMS
8 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.53%) nginx
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 54 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 32 (5.60%) MS Office
3 25 (4.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (2.98%) MS Project
5 9 (1.58%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.35%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 8 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.23%) SAP HCM
3 6 (1.05%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.70%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 3 (0.53%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (0.35%) SAP APO
7 2 (0.35%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Enterprise
8 1 (0.18%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.18%) Minerva
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Payroll
8 1 (0.18%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.55%) IaaS
2 25 (4.38%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.85%) PaaS
4 14 (2.45%) SuccessFactors
5 13 (2.28%) Office 365
5 13 (2.28%) SaaS
6 9 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.05%) Akamai
7 6 (1.05%) Amazon S3
7 6 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.70%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.53%) Taleo
10 2 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.35%) Boomi
10 2 (0.35%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.35%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.55%) DNS
2 14 (2.45%) DHCP
2 14 (2.45%) Firewall
3 12 (2.10%) VPN
4 9 (1.58%) 2G
4 9 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.40%) 3G
5 8 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (1.40%) Intranet
5 8 (1.40%) IPsec
5 8 (1.40%) LTE
6 7 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (1.23%) VoIP
7 6 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 6 (1.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 6 (1.05%) Internet
7 6 (1.05%) Radio Access Network
7 6 (1.05%) VLAN
8 5 (0.88%) Skype
8 5 (0.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.65%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
3 21 (3.68%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 13 (2.28%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (1.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 9 (1.58%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 9 (1.58%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 8 (1.40%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.23%) Essbase
12 6 (1.05%) OLAP
12 6 (1.05%) Oracle BI EE
12 6 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.88%) Biml
13 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (2.80%) JIRA
2 15 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 12 (2.10%) Jenkins
4 9 (1.58%) Bitbucket
4 9 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.58%) Vagrant
5 7 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (0.88%) Artifactory
6 5 (0.88%) ERwin
6 5 (0.88%) Subversion
7 4 (0.70%) Selenium
7 4 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (0.70%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.53%) LSMW
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (0.53%) Toad
9 2 (0.35%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.35%) IntelliJ
9 2 (0.35%) NetBeans
General
1 165 (28.90%) Finance
2 33 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 28 (4.90%) Legal
4 22 (3.85%) Retail
5 19 (3.33%) Banking
6 17 (2.98%) Law
6 17 (2.98%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.93%) Marketing
8 8 (1.40%) Electronics
9 6 (1.05%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.88%) Games
10 5 (0.88%) Local Government
11 4 (0.70%) Advertising
12 3 (0.53%) Back Office
12 3 (0.53%) Online Betting
12 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.35%) Automotive
13 2 (0.35%) Front Office
13 2 (0.35%) Military
13 2 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 106 (18.56%) Analyst
2 44 (7.71%) Consultant
3 34 (5.95%) Business Analyst
4 33 (5.78%) Developer
5 24 (4.20%) Administrator
5 24 (4.20%) Service Manager
6 23 (4.03%) DBA
7 17 (2.98%) Data Analyst
7 17 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (2.45%) Architect
9 14 (2.45%) Performance Manager
9 14 (2.45%) Project Manager
10 13 (2.28%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (2.28%) DevOps Engineer
11 12 (2.10%) Applications Manager
11 12 (2.10%) Performance Analyst
12 11 (1.93%) Oracle DBA
12 11 (1.93%) Programme Manager
12 11 (1.93%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.98%) Oracle Fusion
1 17 (2.98%) Web Services
2 16 (2.80%) Middleware
3 11 (1.93%) .NET
4 10 (1.75%) J2EE
5 9 (1.58%) Spring
6 8 (1.40%) XML
7 7 (1.23%) MDX
8 6 (1.05%) HTML
9 3 (0.53%) CSS
9 3 (0.53%) JSON
9 3 (0.53%) RESTful
10 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.35%) Servlets
10 2 (0.35%) WinForms
10 2 (0.35%) XSD
11 1 (0.18%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.18%) DHTML
11 1 (0.18%) LAMP
11 1 (0.18%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 83 (14.54%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (13.66%) Management Information System
3 34 (5.95%) NHS
4 16 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 12 (2.10%) CMDB
5 12 (2.10%) Fat Client
5 12 (2.10%) Thin Client
5 12 (2.10%) User Experience
6 11 (1.93%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.93%) Data Protection Act
6 11 (1.93%) Data Structures
6 11 (1.93%) Statistics
6 11 (1.93%) Visualisation
7 10 (1.75%) Clustering
7 10 (1.75%) Data Integration
8 9 (1.58%) Private Cloud
9 8 (1.40%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.05%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.05%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (10.51%) Windows
2 45 (7.88%) Linux
3 42 (7.36%) Windows Server
4 25 (4.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (2.98%) Unix
8 11 (1.93%) CentOS
9 10 (1.75%) Windows 7
9 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (1.58%) Ubuntu
11 8 (1.40%) AIX
12 6 (1.05%) Solaris
13 5 (0.88%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.53%) HPUX
14 3 (0.53%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.35%) Android
15 2 (0.35%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (15.59%) Project Management
2 78 (13.66%) Stakeholder Management
3 70 (12.26%) ITIL
4 68 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (10.16%) Continuous Improvement
6 56 (9.81%) Service Delivery
7 51 (8.93%) Business Intelligence
8 50 (8.76%) Change Management
9 42 (7.36%) Data Analysis
9 42 (7.36%) Service Management
10 41 (7.18%) Coaching
11 38 (6.65%) Analytics
11 38 (6.65%) Process Improvement
12 36 (6.30%) Application Performance Management
13 33 (5.78%) Data Modelling
13 33 (5.78%) DevOps
14 32 (5.60%) Configuration Management
15 30 (5.25%) Data Management
15 30 (5.25%) Line Management
16 29 (5.08%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (9.81%) SQL
2 41 (7.18%) Java
3 16 (2.80%) PowerShell
4 13 (2.28%) C
5 12 (2.10%) C#
6 11 (1.93%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.40%) JavaScript
8 7 (1.23%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.23%) Perl
8 7 (1.23%) Python
9 6 (1.05%) C++
9 6 (1.05%) R
9 6 (1.05%) VBA
10 5 (0.88%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.70%) Ruby
12 3 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.35%) COBOL
13 2 (0.35%) Go
13 2 (0.35%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (12.96%) Security Cleared
2 51 (8.93%) SC Cleared
3 40 (7.01%) Degree
4 14 (2.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (2.10%) CIPD
6 8 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (1.05%) MCSE
8 5 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.88%) PMP
9 4 (0.70%) APMP
9 4 (0.70%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.70%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (0.53%) CCA
10 3 (0.53%) ECDL
10 3 (0.53%) MCP
10 3 (0.53%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (8.06%) SLA
2 25 (4.38%) Data Quality
3 14 (2.45%) Disclosure Scotland
4 13 (2.28%) QA
5 3 (0.53%) P3O
6 2 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.35%) Basel III
6 2 (0.35%) GxP
7 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 50 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (4.03%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.45%) VMware ESX
4 12 (2.10%) XenApp
5 11 (1.93%) Docker
6 9 (1.58%) BitLocker
6 9 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
6 9 (1.58%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.23%) vSphere
8 5 (0.88%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.35%) NFS
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.35%) PowerHA
10 2 (0.35%) Xen
11 1 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (2.80%) Puppet
2 15 (2.63%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 15 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (2.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (2.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (2.10%) SCOM
5 11 (1.93%) Ansible
6 9 (1.58%) Consul
6 9 (1.58%) SCCM
6 9 (1.58%) Terraform
7 8 (1.40%) Pingdom
8 7 (1.23%) CA Wily
9 6 (1.05%) logstash
10 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.88%) NetBackup
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle RMAN
12 3 (0.53%) DatAdvantage
12 3 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
13 2 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 68 (11.91%) Oracle
2 67 (11.73%) Microsoft
3 52 (9.11%) VMware
4 49 (8.58%) SAP
5 35 (6.13%) Cisco
6 19 (3.33%) Citrix
7 17 (2.98%) AppDynamics
7 17 (2.98%) CA
8 15 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 15 (2.63%) Symantec
9 14 (2.45%) IBM
10 13 (2.28%) Wyse
11 11 (1.93%) BMC
12 10 (1.75%) Hyperion
13 9 (1.58%) AppSense
13 9 (1.58%) Atlassian
13 9 (1.58%) Dynatrace
13 9 (1.58%) HP
13 9 (1.58%) Tableau
13 9 (1.58%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £49000.00 - £51000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Yoh
Rate: £34305 - £37563 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
Yoh
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer People
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago