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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 346 394 283
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -111
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 348 294 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.52% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.65% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 177 230
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £300 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -50.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £21.70 £42.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £36.00 £46.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -49.43%

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
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +35 323 £400 - 65
London -7 124 £400 +0.37% 30
South East +14 63 £420 +1.81% 10
North West +8 35 £475 +1.33% 7
South West +18 25 £369 +18.95% 1
West Midlands -21 25 £455 +31.73% 4
Cheshire +23 21 £500 - 2
Yorkshire +10 20 £355 +25.66% 6
East of England +23 17 £450 +12.50% 4
Surrey +14 17 £465 +43.07%
Scotland +3 16 £320 -11.91% 4
Berkshire +7 14 £495 +40.42% 3
West Yorkshire +2 14 £375 +32.74% 2
City of London +31 13 £575 +38.55% 12
Shropshire - 13 £525 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -40 12 £225 -43.75%
North East -41 12 £225 -44.09%
Tyne and Wear -42 12 £225 -43.75%
Telford - 12 £525 -
Middlesex +2 10 £396 -5.26%
Bristol +7 9 £318 +2.41%
Leeds +2 8 £350 +32.07% 1
Hampshire 0 8 £431 +1.47%
Warrington - 8 £475 -
Buckinghamshire +17 7 £494 - 5
Reading +12 7 £440 - 2
Macclesfield +8 7 £500 -
East Midlands 0 7 £325 +15.55% 3
Birmingham -11 7 £450 +50.00% 2
Renfrewshire -17 7 £310 -11.82%

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 199 (29.92%) Finance
2 136 (20.45%) Project Management
3 119 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (16.54%) Management Information System
5 109 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (15.34%) ITIL
7 92 (13.83%) Degree
8 91 (13.68%) Change Management
9 84 (12.63%) SQL
10 83 (12.48%) Microsoft
11 79 (11.88%) SAP
12 78 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
13 73 (10.98%) MS Excel
14 71 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
15 70 (10.53%) Oracle
16 68 (10.23%) Unix
17 62 (9.32%) SLA
17 62 (9.32%) Security Cleared
17 62 (9.32%) Coaching
18 60 (9.02%) Firewall
19 59 (8.87%) Windows
20 58 (8.72%) PRINCE2
21 52 (7.82%) SQL Server
22 51 (7.67%) Linux
22 51 (7.67%) Service Delivery
22 51 (7.67%) People Management
23 47 (7.07%) Service Management
23 47 (7.07%) Scrum
24 44 (6.62%) Risk Management
25 43 (6.47%) Data Analysis

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 12 (1.80%) IIS
2 11 (1.65%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.50%) Apache
3 10 (1.50%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.05%) JBoss
5 6 (0.90%) Confluence
6 5 (0.75%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (0.75%) GlassFish
6 5 (0.75%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.60%) SAS
7 4 (0.60%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.45%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle 10gAS
9 2 (0.30%) SAP EP
9 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 73 (10.98%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.96%) MS Office
3 32 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 13 (1.95%) MS Project
5 5 (0.75%) SPSS
6 4 (0.60%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (1.80%) Maximo
1 12 (1.80%) SAP HR
2 10 (1.50%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.20%) SAP HCM
4 7 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.75%) Cognos Controller
5 5 (0.75%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.60%) SAP BPC
7 3 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
8 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.30%) Primavera
8 2 (0.30%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (1.95%) IaaS
2 13 (1.95%) PaaS
3 8 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
4 6 (0.90%) Office 365
5 4 (0.60%) SaaS
6 3 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.15%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.02%) Firewall
2 28 (4.21%) LAN
3 27 (4.06%) WAN
4 26 (3.91%) SAN
5 23 (3.46%) VPN
6 21 (3.16%) Network Security
7 19 (2.86%) DNS
8 18 (2.71%) VoIP
9 16 (2.41%) NAS
10 15 (2.26%) BIG-IP
11 13 (1.95%) TCP/IP
12 10 (1.50%) 3G
13 9 (1.35%) DHCP
13 9 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (1.05%) Wireless
16 6 (0.90%) SSL
17 5 (0.75%) 4G
17 5 (0.75%) HTTP
17 5 (0.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (7.82%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.61%) BusinessObjects
4 19 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.41%) MS Access
6 13 (1.95%) Azure SQL Database
7 12 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (1.65%) Data Mart
8 11 (1.65%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.35%) OLAP
10 9 (1.35%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.20%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.20%) Essbase
11 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (1.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 7 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.05%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 17 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.26%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.11%) Git (software)
4 9 (1.35%) JIRA
5 7 (1.05%) ERwin
5 7 (1.05%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.75%) Bitbucket
7 5 (0.75%) Introscope
7 5 (0.75%) MSI
7 5 (0.75%) Selenium
8 4 (0.60%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.60%) JMeter
8 4 (0.60%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.45%) Ant
9 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.45%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.45%) Toad
9 3 (0.45%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (0.45%) WATIR
General
1 199 (29.92%) Finance
2 33 (4.96%) Retail
3 31 (4.66%) Banking
4 30 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 22 (3.31%) Legal
6 17 (2.56%) Back Office
6 17 (2.56%) Marketing
7 15 (2.26%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.95%) Law
9 12 (1.80%) Automotive
9 12 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.05%) Investment Banking
11 6 (0.90%) Games
11 6 (0.90%) Local Government
12 3 (0.45%) Billing
13 2 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
13 2 (0.30%) Electronics
13 2 (0.30%) Front Office
13 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (23.46%) Analyst
2 59 (8.87%) Project Manager
3 48 (7.22%) Consultant
4 43 (6.47%) Business Analyst
5 35 (5.26%) Administrator
6 31 (4.66%) Service Manager
7 29 (4.36%) Developer
8 28 (4.21%) Architect
9 26 (3.91%) IT Manager
10 24 (3.61%) Senior Manager
11 21 (3.16%) Performance Analyst
12 19 (2.86%) Scrum Master
13 15 (2.26%) DevOps Engineer
14 14 (2.11%) Agile Scrum Master
14 14 (2.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 14 (2.11%) Network Engineer
14 14 (2.11%) SAP Analyst
14 14 (2.11%) Senior Analyst
15 13 (1.95%) Senior DevOps
15 13 (1.95%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (3.76%) .NET
2 17 (2.56%) HTML
3 12 (1.80%) XML
4 11 (1.65%) J2EE
5 8 (1.20%) MDX
5 8 (1.20%) Web Services
6 7 (1.05%) Middleware
7 6 (0.90%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.75%) Hibernate
8 5 (0.75%) Java EE
8 5 (0.75%) JSP
8 5 (0.75%) Struts
8 5 (0.75%) WinForms
8 5 (0.75%) WPF
8 5 (0.75%) XSD
9 4 (0.60%) SAP Business Workflow
10 3 (0.45%) CSS
10 3 (0.45%) ELK Stack
10 3 (0.45%) HTML5
10 3 (0.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 119 (17.89%) Analytical Skills
2 110 (16.54%) Management Information System
3 28 (4.21%) NHS
4 24 (3.61%) Statistics
5 22 (3.31%) Data Centre
6 17 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.26%) User Experience
8 14 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.80%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.35%) Client/Server
10 9 (1.35%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.05%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
12 6 (0.90%) IVR
13 5 (0.75%) Clustering
13 5 (0.75%) Equities
13 5 (0.75%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.75%) Learning Management System
13 5 (0.75%) PMI
13 5 (0.75%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 68 (10.23%) Unix
2 59 (8.87%) Windows
3 51 (7.67%) Linux
4 26 (3.91%) Solaris
5 21 (3.16%) Windows Server
6 16 (2.41%) AIX
7 13 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.65%) HPUX
8 11 (1.65%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (0.60%) Android
13 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
13 3 (0.45%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.45%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.30%) CentOS
14 2 (0.30%) Fedora
14 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (20.45%) Project Management
2 109 (16.39%) Agile Software Development
3 102 (15.34%) ITIL
4 91 (13.68%) Change Management
5 78 (11.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 71 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
7 62 (9.32%) Coaching
8 58 (8.72%) PRINCE2
9 51 (7.67%) People Management
9 51 (7.67%) Service Delivery
10 47 (7.07%) Scrum
10 47 (7.07%) Service Management
11 44 (6.62%) Risk Management
12 43 (6.47%) Data Analysis
13 41 (6.17%) Analytics
14 39 (5.86%) High Availability
15 38 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 37 (5.56%) Configuration Management
17 35 (5.26%) Application Performance Management
18 34 (5.11%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 84 (12.63%) SQL
2 39 (5.86%) Java
3 24 (3.61%) C
3 24 (3.61%) Perl
4 22 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 20 (3.01%) PowerShell
6 16 (2.41%) PHP
7 14 (2.11%) Python
8 13 (1.95%) C++
8 13 (1.95%) Shell Script
9 12 (1.80%) PL/SQL
10 11 (1.65%) VBScript
11 8 (1.20%) VBA
12 7 (1.05%) C#
12 7 (1.05%) Groovy
12 7 (1.05%) VB
13 5 (0.75%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.60%) ABAP
14 4 (0.60%) Ruby
15 3 (0.45%) Jython
Qualifications
1 92 (13.83%) Degree
2 62 (9.32%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.86%) CCNP
4 19 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (2.56%) PMI Certification
6 16 (2.41%) PMP
7 14 (2.11%) AAT
7 14 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (1.95%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 12 (1.80%) CISSP
10 7 (1.05%) CIPD
11 5 (0.75%) CCSE
11 5 (0.75%) CISM
12 4 (0.60%) CCA
12 4 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.32%) SLA
2 31 (4.66%) Data Quality
3 21 (3.16%) QA
4 12 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 11 (1.65%) Disclosure Scotland
6 10 (1.50%) PCI DSS
7 8 (1.20%) COBIT
8 2 (0.30%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.30%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.15%) BS7666
System Software
1 38 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.56%) Active Directory
3 14 (2.11%) VMware ESX
4 13 (1.95%) Firmware
5 8 (1.20%) vSphere
6 6 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.75%) PowerHA
7 5 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.75%) XenApp
8 4 (0.60%) NFS
8 4 (0.60%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
9 2 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.15%) HDFS
10 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (1.80%) Tivoli
2 11 (1.65%) HP SiteScope
3 9 (1.35%) vRealize
4 8 (1.20%) Puppet
5 7 (1.05%) Nagios
5 7 (1.05%) SCOM
6 6 (0.90%) CA Wily
7 5 (0.75%) MOM
7 5 (0.75%) SCCM
8 4 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (0.45%) Amdocs OSS
9 3 (0.45%) Ansible
9 3 (0.45%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
9 3 (0.45%) Netcool
9 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.45%) Unicenter
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 2 (0.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 83 (12.48%) Microsoft
2 79 (11.88%) SAP
3 70 (10.53%) Oracle
4 38 (5.71%) VMware
5 34 (5.11%) IBM
6 30 (4.51%) Cisco
7 29 (4.36%) HP
8 19 (2.86%) ServiceNow
9 17 (2.56%) F5
10 16 (2.41%) AppDynamics
11 15 (2.26%) CA
11 15 (2.26%) Dynatrace
11 15 (2.26%) Hyperion
11 15 (2.26%) New Relic
12 13 (1.95%) Cognos
12 13 (1.95%) Tableau
13 12 (1.80%) Red Hat
14 11 (1.65%) BMC
15 9 (1.35%) CheckPoint
15 9 (1.35%) Remedy
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