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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Management
UK
Rank 324 365 318
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -47
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 274 270 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.61% 0.52% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 0.63% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 146 186
Median daily rate £444 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.93% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 14
Median hourly rate £23.34 £20.49 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.89% -2.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.54 £16.18 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £29.80 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.11 £19.49 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-1.95% -22.06%

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
36679 42732 41310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.31% 82.43% 79.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 24330 27936 26209
Median daily rate £450 £425 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 939 1157 1103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +42.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +55 254 £450 +9.09% 65
London +18 104 £450 +12.50% 15
South East +24 62 £475 +11.76% 13
Berkshire +33 28 £450 -3.22% 4
South West +16 25 £313 -34.21% 5
North West +29 16 £365 -28.78% 4
East of England +11 16 £450 +4.34% 2
Hampshire +14 14 £500 +100.00% 5
West Midlands +7 12 £450 +28.57% 13
Wiltshire +5 12 £275 -51.11%
Reading +20 10 £450 - 3
Yorkshire +15 10 £338 +25.00% 8
Merseyside - 10 £401 -
Buckinghamshire +7 9 £420 -5.61% 1
Bristol +15 8 £313 -33.51% 1
Milton Keynes +7 8 £423 -5.05% 1
City of London +8 7 £475 +11.82% 6
Middlesex +7 7 £484 +21.00%
East Midlands +5 7 £425 +17.24% 4
Liverpool - 7 £453 -
West Yorkshire +10 6 £326 +20.74% 6
Bedfordshire +10 6 £475 +18.75% 2
Wales +9 6 £311 -30.83%
Southampton +9 6 £850 +100.00% 1
Maidenhead 0 5 - -
Hertfordshire -2 5 £500 -
Scotland +26 4 £420 +27.27% 1
Leeds +7 4 £326 +20.74% 4
Manchester +7 4 £325 -38.09% 2
Watford +4 4 - -

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 160 (27.30%) Finance
2 101 (17.24%) Project Management
3 78 (13.31%) Management Information System
3 78 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
4 75 (12.80%) Security Cleared
5 72 (12.29%) Microsoft
6 70 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 68 (11.60%) Oracle
7 68 (11.60%) ITIL
8 67 (11.43%) Windows
9 66 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (9.73%) MS Excel
11 56 (9.56%) VMware
11 56 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 52 (8.87%) SC Cleared
12 52 (8.87%) Service Delivery
13 51 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
13 51 (8.70%) Application Performance Management
14 48 (8.19%) SQL
15 47 (8.02%) Coaching
16 46 (7.85%) Windows Server
16 46 (7.85%) SAP
17 45 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
18 44 (7.51%) PRINCE2
19 43 (7.34%) Telecoms
20 42 (7.17%) NHS
20 42 (7.17%) Data Analysis
21 41 (7.00%) Linux
22 40 (6.83%) SLA
23 39 (6.66%) 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 30 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 18 (3.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 16 (2.73%) WebSphere
4 12 (2.05%) Confluence
4 12 (2.05%) Skype for Business
5 10 (1.71%) IIS
5 10 (1.71%) SAS
6 9 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.54%) OpenStack
7 7 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.68%) CMS
10 3 (0.51%) Apache
10 3 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.51%) JCAPS
10 3 (0.51%) nginx
11 2 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 57 (9.73%) MS Excel
2 34 (5.80%) MS Office
3 27 (4.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 16 (2.73%) MS Project
5 9 (1.54%) MS Visio
6 8 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.34%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.85%) SAP HCM
3 5 (0.85%) SAP HR
4 3 (0.51%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 2 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.34%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.34%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.61%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (4.61%) IaaS
2 24 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.75%) PaaS
4 14 (2.39%) SuccessFactors
5 13 (2.22%) Office 365
5 13 (2.22%) SaaS
6 10 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (1.71%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (1.02%) Akamai
7 6 (1.02%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (0.85%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.51%) Taleo
10 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.34%) Boomi
10 2 (0.34%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.34%) IBM PureFlex
11 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.78%) DNS
2 14 (2.39%) Firewall
2 14 (2.39%) VPN
3 12 (2.05%) DHCP
4 11 (1.88%) 3G
4 11 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.71%) 2G
5 10 (1.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (1.54%) LTE
6 9 (1.54%) VLAN
7 8 (1.37%) IPsec
8 7 (1.19%) 4G
8 7 (1.19%) Internet
8 7 (1.19%) Radio Access Network
8 7 (1.19%) VoIP
9 6 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (1.02%) Intranet
10 5 (0.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.66%) SQL Server
2 21 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (3.24%) BusinessObjects
4 15 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (1.88%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.71%) Oracle Database
6 10 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (1.54%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 9 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 9 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database 12c
10 5 (0.85%) Biml
10 5 (0.85%) Essbase
10 5 (0.85%) MS Access
10 5 (0.85%) OLAP
10 5 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (2.05%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.05%) JIRA
3 10 (1.71%) Bitbucket
4 9 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (1.54%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.68%) ERwin
5 4 (0.68%) Selenium
5 4 (0.68%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.51%) JUnit
6 3 (0.51%) LSMW
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (0.51%) Toad
7 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (0.34%) Robot Framework
7 2 (0.34%) TestNG
7 2 (0.34%) Travis CI
7 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
General
1 160 (27.30%) Finance
2 43 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 31 (5.29%) Retail
4 26 (4.44%) Legal
5 20 (3.41%) Banking
6 17 (2.90%) Law
6 17 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.39%) Marketing
8 8 (1.37%) Electronics
9 7 (1.19%) Advertising
10 6 (1.02%) Investment Banking
11 5 (0.85%) Games
11 5 (0.85%) Local Government
12 3 (0.51%) Back Office
12 3 (0.51%) Billing
12 3 (0.51%) Military
12 3 (0.51%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.34%) Front Office
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 106 (18.09%) Analyst
2 43 (7.34%) Consultant
3 35 (5.97%) Business Analyst
4 29 (4.95%) Developer
5 26 (4.44%) DBA
6 24 (4.10%) Administrator
7 20 (3.41%) Project Manager
7 20 (3.41%) Service Manager
8 19 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
9 17 (2.90%) Performance Manager
10 16 (2.73%) Data Analyst
11 15 (2.56%) Programme Manager
12 14 (2.39%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (2.39%) Senior Manager
12 14 (2.39%) Systems Administrator
13 13 (2.22%) Performance Analyst
14 12 (2.05%) Architect
15 11 (1.88%) Oracle DBA
16 10 (1.71%) Applications Consultant
16 10 (1.71%) Performance Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.24%) Middleware
1 19 (3.24%) Oracle Fusion
2 15 (2.56%) .NET
3 14 (2.39%) Web Services
4 13 (2.22%) XML
5 9 (1.54%) J2EE
6 6 (1.02%) MDX
7 4 (0.68%) HTML
8 3 (0.51%) CSS
8 3 (0.51%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.51%) JSON
8 3 (0.51%) RESTful
8 3 (0.51%) Servlets
8 3 (0.51%) Spring
8 3 (0.51%) XSLT
9 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
9 2 (0.34%) WinForms
9 2 (0.34%) XSD
10 1 (0.17%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 78 (13.31%) Analytical Skills
1 78 (13.31%) Management Information System
2 42 (7.17%) NHS
3 13 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 13 (2.22%) Fat Client
3 13 (2.22%) Thin Client
4 12 (2.05%) Visualisation
5 11 (1.88%) Data Structures
5 11 (1.88%) User Experience
6 10 (1.71%) Clustering
6 10 (1.71%) Data Integration
6 10 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (1.54%) Private Cloud
8 8 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
9 7 (1.19%) CMDB
9 7 (1.19%) Statistics
10 6 (1.02%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.02%) Mainframe
10 6 (1.02%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 67 (11.43%) Windows
2 46 (7.85%) Windows Server
3 41 (7.00%) Linux
4 26 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.56%) Unix
8 14 (2.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (2.05%) CentOS
10 11 (1.88%) Windows 7
11 10 (1.71%) Ubuntu
12 7 (1.19%) AIX
13 5 (0.85%) Solaris
13 5 (0.85%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.51%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.51%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.34%) HPUX
16 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
16 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 1 (0.17%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (17.24%) Project Management
2 70 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 68 (11.60%) ITIL
4 66 (11.26%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 52 (8.87%) Service Delivery
7 51 (8.70%) Application Performance Management
8 47 (8.02%) Coaching
9 45 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
10 44 (7.51%) PRINCE2
11 42 (7.17%) Data Analysis
12 37 (6.31%) Analytics
13 36 (6.14%) Change Management
13 36 (6.14%) Line Management
14 33 (5.63%) Service Management
15 32 (5.46%) Data Modelling
16 31 (5.29%) DevOps
16 31 (5.29%) Problem Management
17 30 (5.12%) Data Management
17 30 (5.12%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (8.19%) SQL
2 36 (6.14%) Java
3 19 (3.24%) PowerShell
4 10 (1.71%) C#
5 9 (1.54%) C
6 8 (1.37%) Bash Shell
6 8 (1.37%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.19%) T-SQL
8 6 (1.02%) Perl
8 6 (1.02%) Python
9 4 (0.68%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.68%) R
9 4 (0.68%) Ruby
9 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
9 4 (0.68%) VBA
10 3 (0.51%) C++
11 2 (0.34%) COBOL
12 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.17%) Scala
12 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 75 (12.80%) Security Cleared
2 52 (8.87%) SC Cleared
3 39 (6.66%) Degree
4 17 (2.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 13 (2.22%) CIPD
6 9 (1.54%) APMP
7 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.02%) PMP
9 5 (0.85%) MCSE
9 5 (0.85%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.68%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.68%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 3 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
11 3 (0.51%) ECDL
11 3 (0.51%) MCP
11 3 (0.51%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.83%) SLA
2 23 (3.92%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.73%) QA
4 15 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (1.19%) P3O
6 4 (0.68%) HL7
7 3 (0.51%) EFQM
8 2 (0.34%) Basel III
8 2 (0.34%) GxP
9 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 51 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.39%) VMware ESX
4 13 (2.22%) XenApp
5 11 (1.88%) Docker
6 10 (1.71%) BitLocker
6 10 (1.71%) Microsoft App-V
6 10 (1.71%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (1.19%) vSphere
9 5 (0.85%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.34%) PowerHA
11 2 (0.34%) Xen
12 1 (0.17%) NFS
12 1 (0.17%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 17 (2.90%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 16 (2.73%) CA Wily
2 16 (2.73%) Puppet
2 16 (2.73%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 15 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 12 (2.05%) Ansible
4 12 (2.05%) SCOM
5 10 (1.71%) SCCM
6 9 (1.54%) Consul
6 9 (1.54%) Pingdom
6 9 (1.54%) Terraform
7 6 (1.02%) logstash
8 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (0.85%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.68%) Oracle RMAN
10 3 (0.51%) BladeLogic
10 3 (0.51%) DatAdvantage
10 3 (0.51%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.34%) vRealize
Vendors
1 72 (12.29%) Microsoft
2 68 (11.60%) Oracle
3 56 (9.56%) VMware
4 46 (7.85%) SAP
5 34 (5.80%) Cisco
6 28 (4.78%) CA
7 25 (4.27%) AppDynamics
8 20 (3.41%) Citrix
9 19 (3.24%) IBM
10 18 (3.07%) Dynatrace
11 17 (2.90%) Symantec
12 14 (2.39%) Wyse
13 11 (1.88%) BMC
14 10 (1.71%) AppSense
14 10 (1.71%) Atlassian
15 9 (1.54%) PagerDuty
15 9 (1.54%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.54%) Veritas
16 8 (1.37%) Huawei
16 8 (1.37%) Splunk
London
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £90 - £110 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
MBR Partners
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago