The table below looks at the statistics for the Performance Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Engineer
Rank 112 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Performance Engineer 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £408 -
% change year-on-year
-36.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Performance Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2388 2025 1736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 91.46% 91.22% 93.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1370 1049 815
Average daily rate £363 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 128 179
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Performance Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Performance Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Performance Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Performance Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Performance Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 March 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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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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - - - -
Performance Engineer
England

Performance Engineer
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) GPRS
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 6 (100.00%) Nortel
1 6 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (100.00%) 2G
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
1 6 (100.00%) Huawei
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 6 (100.00%) HSPA
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
1 6 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) eTOM
2 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) Mapinfo
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Engineering

Performance Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Performance Engineer in their job title 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 with Performance Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) GPRS
1 6 (100.00%) GSM
1 6 (100.00%) WCDMA
1 6 (100.00%) 3G
1 6 (100.00%) 2G
1 6 (100.00%) HSPA
1 6 (100.00%) LTE
1 6 (100.00%) 4G
1 6 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 6 (100.00%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Network Design
1 6 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) eTOM
2 3 (50.00%) Service Management
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Engineering
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Nortel
1 6 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 6 (100.00%) Huawei
1 6 (100.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (50.00%) Mapinfo
2 3 (50.00%) Business Objects