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 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 315 383 311
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -72
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 348 281 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.70% 0.51% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.62% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 161 212
Median daily rate £399 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £242 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £448 £365
% change year-on-year
-16.20% +22.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 14
Median hourly rate £20.47 £19.74 £21.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.68% -9.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.62 £18.24 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.84 £21.50 £35.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.49 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-2.79% -31.02%

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
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
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 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +84 329 £400 -8.04% 82
London +56 144 £420 +5.00% 35
South East +45 60 £381 -15.27% 20
Yorkshire +14 28 £365 +43.13% 3
City of London +2 24 £425 - 4
West Yorkshire +29 23 £365 +46.00% 2
Leeds +31 21 £365 +35.18% 1
North West -5 21 £383 -23.45% 4
South West +20 20 £300 -36.17% 7
West Midlands -11 19 £488 +44.44% 7
Hampshire +28 18 £346 -31.58% 4
North East -24 18 £563 +13.63%
Berkshire +10 16 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire +26 11 £413 +13.79% 1
East of England +3 11 £413 -14.06% 4
Tyne and Wear -29 11 £575 +16.16%
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 11 £575 +16.16%
Merseyside - 11 £401 - 1
Scotland +14 10 £375 +17.18% 1
Wiltshire +8 10 £265 -43.72% 3
Liverpool - 10 £401 - 1
Reading -2 8 £325 -27.77% 2
Cheshire +6 7 £500 - 1
Surrey +20 6 £467 +16.75% 5
East Midlands 0 6 £363 +20.83% 1
Kent - 6 £325 - 3
Milton Keynes +21 5 £413 +2.16% 1
Bristol +5 5 £330 -29.41% 1
Warwick +3 5 £363 -27.50%
Warwickshire -1 5 £363 -12.12%

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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.

1 186 (29.71%) Finance
2 99 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (14.38%) Management Information System
4 85 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
5 82 (13.10%) Project Management
5 82 (13.10%) ITIL
5 82 (13.10%) Microsoft
6 79 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
7 74 (11.82%) Security Cleared
8 72 (11.50%) Oracle
9 67 (10.70%) SQL
10 61 (9.74%) Windows
11 59 (9.42%) Change Management
12 58 (9.27%) SQL Server
13 57 (9.11%) SLA
14 56 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
14 56 (8.95%) SAP
15 55 (8.79%) Service Delivery
16 52 (8.31%) Service Management
17 51 (8.15%) MS Excel
18 50 (7.99%) SC Cleared
19 49 (7.83%) Analytics
19 49 (7.83%) Linux
19 49 (7.83%) Java
19 49 (7.83%) Scrum
20 48 (7.67%) VMware
21 47 (7.51%) People Management
21 47 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
22 46 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
23 44 (7.03%) DevOps

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 19 (3.04%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.24%) SAS
3 12 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 12 (1.92%) Skype for Business
4 11 (1.76%) Confluence
4 11 (1.76%) WebSphere
5 10 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.60%) IIS
6 8 (1.28%) Apache
6 8 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.28%) OpenStack
7 6 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (0.80%) JBoss
8 5 (0.80%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.48%) CMS
9 3 (0.48%) nginx
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.32%) SAP EP
Applications
1 51 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.15%) MS Office
3 17 (2.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.40%) MS Project
5 9 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.32%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.08%) SAP HCM
2 11 (1.76%) SAP HR
3 10 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
4 8 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.64%) PeopleSoft HCM
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.48%) Workday HCM
9 2 (0.32%) Maximo
9 2 (0.32%) SAP APO
9 2 (0.32%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.16%) Cognos TM1
10 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Enterprise
10 1 (0.16%) Minerva
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle iRecruitment
10 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
10 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 34 (5.43%) IaaS
2 31 (4.95%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (4.47%) PaaS
4 27 (4.31%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (3.67%) SuccessFactors
6 11 (1.76%) SaaS
7 8 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (1.28%) Office 365
8 7 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (0.96%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.64%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.32%) Boomi
11 2 (0.32%) Data Lake Analytics
11 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.32%) Taleo
12 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.99%) Firewall
2 24 (3.83%) DNS
3 16 (2.56%) VPN
4 15 (2.40%) SAN
5 14 (2.24%) DHCP
6 11 (1.76%) 3G
6 11 (1.76%) IPsec
7 9 (1.44%) 2G
7 9 (1.44%) Internet
7 9 (1.44%) LTE
7 9 (1.44%) NAS
7 9 (1.44%) TCP/IP
8 8 (1.28%) Intranet
8 8 (1.28%) SSL
9 7 (1.12%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (1.12%) VoIP
9 7 (1.12%) WAN
10 6 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 6 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (9.27%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
3 24 (3.83%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (2.88%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.72%) Oracle Reports
5 17 (2.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (2.24%) Essbase
8 13 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 13 (2.08%) OLAP
8 13 (2.08%) Oracle BI EE
9 12 (1.92%) Data Mart
9 12 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.76%) Amazon Redshift
11 10 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 10 (1.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
11 10 (1.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 9 (1.44%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (1.44%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 9 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (3.67%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.56%) JIRA
4 12 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 12 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.76%) Talend Open Studio
6 10 (1.60%) ERwin
7 8 (1.28%) Bitbucket
7 8 (1.28%) Vagrant
8 7 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (0.80%) Artifactory
9 5 (0.80%) Selenium
9 5 (0.80%) Subversion
10 4 (0.64%) Toad
11 3 (0.48%) Eclipse
11 3 (0.48%) IntelliJ
11 3 (0.48%) JUnit
11 3 (0.48%) LSMW
11 3 (0.48%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 186 (29.71%) Finance
2 32 (5.11%) Telecoms
3 31 (4.95%) Legal
4 24 (3.83%) Retail
5 21 (3.35%) Banking
5 21 (3.35%) Law
6 12 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.28%) Local Government
8 7 (1.12%) Back Office
9 6 (0.96%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.96%) Investment Banking
9 6 (0.96%) Marketing
9 6 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.80%) Games
11 3 (0.48%) Advertising
11 3 (0.48%) Billing
11 3 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.48%) Electronics
11 3 (0.48%) Front Office
11 3 (0.48%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 115 (18.37%) Analyst
2 51 (8.15%) Consultant
3 44 (7.03%) Developer
4 40 (6.39%) Administrator
5 34 (5.43%) Business Analyst
6 27 (4.31%) Service Manager
7 22 (3.51%) Project Manager
7 22 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
8 21 (3.35%) DBA
8 21 (3.35%) DevOps Engineer
9 18 (2.88%) Architect
9 18 (2.88%) Data Analyst
10 15 (2.40%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (2.24%) Delivery Manager
11 14 (2.24%) Performance Analyst
12 13 (2.08%) SAP Consultant
12 13 (2.08%) Team Leader
13 12 (1.92%) Applications Manager
14 11 (1.76%) IT Manager
14 11 (1.76%) OBIEE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.19%) .NET
2 16 (2.56%) Web Services
3 14 (2.24%) MDX
3 14 (2.24%) Middleware
4 12 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (1.60%) J2EE
5 10 (1.60%) Spring
6 9 (1.44%) XML
7 8 (1.28%) HTML
8 5 (0.80%) Regular Expression
9 4 (0.64%) CSS
10 3 (0.48%) HTML5
10 3 (0.48%) JSON
10 3 (0.48%) RESTful
11 2 (0.32%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.32%) ASP.NET
11 2 (0.32%) SAP Basis
11 2 (0.32%) Servlets
11 2 (0.32%) WinForms
11 2 (0.32%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 90 (14.38%) Management Information System
2 85 (13.58%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.47%) NHS
4 21 (3.35%) Data Centre
5 17 (2.72%) Statistics
5 17 (2.72%) User Experience
6 13 (2.08%) CMDB
7 12 (1.92%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.76%) Visualisation
9 10 (1.60%) Data Integration
9 10 (1.60%) Data Structures
9 10 (1.60%) Fat Client
9 10 (1.60%) Thin Client
10 9 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
10 9 (1.44%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 8 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.28%) Freedom of Information
11 8 (1.28%) Private Cloud
12 7 (1.12%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 61 (9.74%) Windows
2 49 (7.83%) Linux
3 41 (6.55%) Unix
4 38 (6.07%) Windows Server
5 23 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 21 (3.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (2.56%) Solaris
9 15 (2.40%) AIX
10 11 (1.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (1.60%) Windows 7
12 9 (1.44%) HPUX
13 8 (1.28%) CentOS
13 8 (1.28%) Ubuntu
14 6 (0.96%) Android
15 5 (0.80%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.48%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.48%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.48%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.48%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (15.81%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (13.10%) ITIL
2 82 (13.10%) Project Management
3 79 (12.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 59 (9.42%) Change Management
5 56 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
6 55 (8.79%) Service Delivery
7 52 (8.31%) Service Management
8 49 (7.83%) Analytics
8 49 (7.83%) Scrum
9 47 (7.51%) People Management
10 46 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (7.03%) DevOps
12 41 (6.55%) Coaching
12 41 (6.55%) Data Modelling
13 40 (6.39%) Line Management
14 39 (6.23%) Configuration Management
15 38 (6.07%) Application Performance Management
16 36 (5.75%) Data Analysis
17 35 (5.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 67 (10.70%) SQL
2 49 (7.83%) Java
3 26 (4.15%) PowerShell
4 18 (2.88%) C
5 15 (2.40%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.24%) Perl
7 13 (2.08%) C#
8 11 (1.76%) C++
8 11 (1.76%) T-SQL
9 9 (1.44%) Python
10 8 (1.28%) R
11 7 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 7 (1.12%) VBA
12 6 (0.96%) Groovy
12 6 (0.96%) PHP
12 6 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 5 (0.80%) VBScript
14 4 (0.64%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.64%) Ruby
15 3 (0.48%) Go
Qualifications
1 74 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 50 (7.99%) SC Cleared
3 34 (5.43%) Degree
4 14 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (1.76%) CIPD
6 7 (1.12%) AAT
6 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.96%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (0.96%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.96%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.80%) MCSE
8 5 (0.80%) PMP
9 4 (0.64%) CISSP
9 4 (0.64%) ECDL
9 4 (0.64%) MCP
9 4 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 3 (0.48%) NVQ Level 3
10 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (9.11%) SLA
2 22 (3.51%) Data Quality
3 18 (2.88%) QA
4 14 (2.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.64%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.32%) Basel III
7 2 (0.32%) GxP
8 1 (0.16%) BS7666
8 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 13 (2.08%) VMware ESX
4 11 (1.76%) XenApp
5 10 (1.60%) Docker
6 9 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (1.28%) Firmware
7 8 (1.28%) vSphere
8 7 (1.12%) BitLocker
8 7 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (1.12%) XenDesktop
9 5 (0.80%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.80%) PowerHA
9 5 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 3 (0.48%) NFS
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.32%) Xen
13 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 16 (2.56%) Puppet
2 14 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (1.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 10 (1.60%) Ansible
5 10 (1.60%) SCCM
5 10 (1.60%) SCOM
6 9 (1.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 8 (1.28%) Consul
7 8 (1.28%) Terraform
8 7 (1.12%) logstash
8 7 (1.12%) Pingdom
9 6 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
9 6 (0.96%) NetBackup
9 6 (0.96%) vRealize
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle RMAN
11 3 (0.48%) DatAdvantage
11 3 (0.48%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.48%) Nagios
Vendors
1 82 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 72 (11.50%) Oracle
3 56 (8.95%) SAP
4 48 (7.67%) VMware
5 39 (6.23%) Cisco
6 22 (3.51%) AppDynamics
7 19 (3.04%) HP
7 19 (3.04%) IBM
8 18 (2.88%) Citrix
8 18 (2.88%) Hyperion
9 15 (2.40%) Red Hat
10 14 (2.24%) Symantec
11 12 (1.92%) Splunk
12 11 (1.76%) Tableau
12 11 (1.76%) Talend
12 11 (1.76%) Wyse
13 10 (1.60%) CA
14 9 (1.44%) Atlassian
14 9 (1.44%) BMC
14 9 (1.44%) Dynatrace
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