Period
to 9 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 6 months to 9 May 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 153 237
Rank change year-on-year +17 +84 +2
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 11 8 17
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 15
10th Percentile £405 " £411
25th Percentile £469 £385 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £390 £450
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -13.33% -2.70%
75th Percentile £508 £426 £494
90th Percentile £556 £444 £610
Central London median daily rate £488 £414 £450
% change year-on-year +17.82% -8.06% -1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 - -
Central London median hourly rate £12.75 £38.49 -
% change year-on-year -66.87% - -

Performance Monitoring is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,456 3,024 5,864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.83% 86.97% 89.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,796 2,249 4,551
10th Percentile £338 £331 £325
25th Percentile £431 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £518 £525
Median % change year-on-year +1.45% -1.43% +3.96%
75th Percentile £625 £600 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 52 51
10th Percentile £9.05 £12.42 £11.25
25th Percentile £12.28 £14.28 £13.62
Median hourly rate £20.48 £24.06 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year -14.90% +20.30% +6.95%
75th Percentile £28.94 £38.88 £37.50
90th Percentile £41.28 £52.25 £44.80
Central London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.08% +20.60% +1.27%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Performance Monitoring as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in the City of London

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the City of London

Performance Monitoring
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Performance Monitoring in the City of London

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Replication
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (27.27%) SLA
3 3 (27.27%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) HDFS
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
3 3 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (27.27%) MLlib
3 3 (27.27%) Spark SQL
3 3 (27.27%) GraphX
3 3 (27.27%) Security Hardening
3 3 (27.27%) Ambari

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (27.27%) Apache Airflow
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Spark
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg TOMS
1 1 (9.09%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft 365
1 2 (18.18%) OneDrive
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 1 (9.09%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Hive
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop
1 3 (27.27%) Spark SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Games
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Data Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft 365 Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Platform Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) GraphX
1 3 (27.27%) MLlib
2 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) VLE
3 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Resource Allocation
2 3 (27.27%) Security Hardening
3 2 (18.18%) ATDD
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Hardware Maintenance
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Server Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) Python
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (18.18%) GDPR
2 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) HDFS
1 3 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Ambari
1 3 (27.27%) Grafana
1 3 (27.27%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (9.09%) Control-M
2 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (9.09%) Icinga
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Netcool
2 1 (9.09%) QRadar
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Cloudera
2 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Altiris
4 1 (9.09%) Bloomberg
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) CyberArk
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks
4 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
4 1 (9.09%) ION Trading
4 1 (9.09%) Ivanti
4 1 (9.09%) Qualys
4 1 (9.09%) Splunk
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec