Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 226 228
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +17
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 22 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 15
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.09% +3.13%
10th Percentile £408 £390 £238
90th Percentile £576 £713 £606
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £394
% change year-on-year +11.11% +14.29% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £23.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £23.00 -

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 6,048 6,049 5,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.39% 89.15% 87.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,815 4,753 4,684
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 57 51
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £31.05 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -4.32%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Performance Monitoring as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the City of London

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Monitoring in the City of London

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 11 (50.00%) ITIL
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) VMware
3 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (40.91%) EMC
3 9 (40.91%) SAN
4 8 (36.36%) Hitachi
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (36.36%) McAfee
4 8 (36.36%) MCSE
4 8 (36.36%) C
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (36.36%) Banking
4 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
5 7 (31.82%) DNS
5 7 (31.82%) DHCP
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
6 5 (22.73%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (22.73%) Coaching
6 5 (22.73%) Terraform
7 4 (18.18%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (18.18%) LAN
7 4 (18.18%) Perl
7 4 (18.18%) Python

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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.09%) GitHub
2 2 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.55%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 7 (31.82%) DHCP
2 7 (31.82%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
4 3 (13.64%) Firewall
4 3 (13.64%) IPsec
4 3 (13.64%) Kerberos
4 3 (13.64%) SSL
4 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.64%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) Wireless
5 2 (9.09%) BGP
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (9.09%) Extranet
5 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 2 (9.09%) Intranet
5 2 (9.09%) OSPF
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP
5 2 (9.09%) VPN
5 2 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) HBase
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) OLAP
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.55%) Gatling
3 1 (4.55%) JMeter
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.55%) SilkPerformer
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (13.64%) Analyst
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Network Engineer
1 3 (13.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (9.09%) Administrator
2 2 (9.09%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Service Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (4.55%) Data Scientist
3 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL Process Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (4.55%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Splunk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.55%) JSON
2 1 (4.55%) Kafka
2 1 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.55%) WSDL
2 1 (4.55%) XML
2 1 (4.55%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Energy
2 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) Storage Management
5 3 (13.64%) Task Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
6 2 (9.09%) DevOps
6 2 (9.09%) Information Security
6 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) ITSM
6 2 (9.09%) Network Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (9.09%) Service Management
6 2 (9.09%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) Go
5 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) R
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) MCSE
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CCNA
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) CWNA
3 1 (4.55%) PhD
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
4 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (22.73%) Terraform
2 3 (13.64%) Ansible
2 3 (13.64%) DatAdvantage
2 3 (13.64%) Tivoli
2 3 (13.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Rundeck
3 2 (9.09%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) Packer
4 1 (4.55%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) QRadar
4 1 (4.55%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) EMC
3 8 (36.36%) Hitachi
3 8 (36.36%) McAfee
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
5 4 (18.18%) Cisco
6 3 (13.64%) Ivanti
6 3 (13.64%) Meraki
6 3 (13.64%) Palo Alto
6 3 (13.64%) Splunk
6 3 (13.64%) Varonis
7 2 (9.09%) Arista
7 2 (9.09%) F5
7 2 (9.09%) Google
7 2 (9.09%) Nintex
7 2 (9.09%) Okta
7 2 (9.09%) ServiceNow
7 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.55%) Brocade
8 1 (4.55%) Qualys