The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Performance Monitoring skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Monitoring over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Monitoring
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 85 77
Rank change year-on-year +33 -8  
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 4 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.71% 0.54% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.64% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £550 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +104.76% -30.00%  

Performance Monitoring is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 464 942 862
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 82.42% 85.25% 86.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 643 544
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 38
Median hourly rate £43.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.87% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Performance Monitoring as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in Cheshire

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in Cheshire

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in Cheshire

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Macclesfield - 2 £550 -
Alderley Edge - 1 - -
Performance Monitoring
North West

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 13 (92.86%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (85.71%) ETL
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle
3 8 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) MDX
4 7 (50.00%) Hyperion
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Essbase
4 7 (50.00%) Analytics
5 5 (35.71%) SQL
6 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
6 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
6 4 (28.57%) Data Mart
6 4 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (28.57%) Tableau
6 4 (28.57%) Talend
6 4 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (21.43%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
7 3 (21.43%) ERwin
7 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle BI EE
2 7 (50.00%) Essbase
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (28.57%) Data Mart
3 4 (28.57%) Data Mining
4 3 (21.43%) Star Schema
5 2 (14.29%) OLAP
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (21.43%) ERwin
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) OBIEE Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Tableau Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) OBIEE Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) OBIEE Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Redshift Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) MDX
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (85.71%) ETL
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Management
5 4 (28.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (28.57%) Visualisation
6 3 (21.43%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analytics
7 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 1 (7.14%) ETL Development
8 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
8 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.14%) SOA
8 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) Hyperion
3 4 (28.57%) Tableau
3 4 (28.57%) Talend
4 1 (7.14%) Embarcadero