The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 124 122
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 10 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.078% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.098% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £350 - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £21.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +102.38% -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 the East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1785 2039 2123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.12% 79.12% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1209 1196
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 118 167
Median hourly rate £37.00 £28.69 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.96% -11.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the East of England

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Monitoring in the East of England

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the East of England

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 26 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
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Norfolk +1 2 - -
Essex - 2 £305 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £400 - 1
Performance Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East of England region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) MCSE
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
5 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 8 (30.77%) ITIL
5 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
5 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 8 (30.77%) High Availability
6 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (26.92%) EMC
7 6 (23.08%) Migration
8 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (19.23%) VMware
8 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (19.23%) Remedy
8 5 (19.23%) SAN
8 5 (19.23%) HP
8 5 (19.23%) Dell
8 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
8 5 (19.23%) DevOps
8 5 (19.23%) Office 365
8 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (19.23%) vSphere
8 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
8 5 (19.23%) SCOM

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) GroupWise
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.54%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Office 365
3 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
2 4 (15.38%) WAN
2 4 (15.38%) WLAN
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) Wireless
4 2 (7.69%) Bluetooth
4 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (7.69%) Data Mart
3 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) Star Schema
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (7.69%) Electronics
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (11.54%) DBA
1 3 (11.54%) Designer
1 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Designer
1 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (11.54%) SQL DBA
1 3 (11.54%) Technical Support
2 2 (7.69%) Developer
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics Hardware Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Operations Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Senior DBA
2 2 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
2 2 (7.69%) Systems Manager
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Migration Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Redshift Developer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 5 (19.23%) EMC VNX
2 5 (19.23%) Private Cloud
3 4 (15.38%) NHS
4 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (11.54%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) High Availability
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
1 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) Risk Management
3 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
4 4 (15.38%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 3 (11.54%) Coaching
5 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 3 (11.54%) Information Management
5 3 (11.54%) Security Patching
5 3 (11.54%) System Testing
6 2 (7.69%) ETL Development
6 2 (7.69%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) MCSE
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.54%) CCA
3 3 (11.54%) CCNA
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (11.54%) MCITP
3 3 (11.54%) MCP
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Hyper-V
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) vSphere
3 4 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 3 (11.54%) Firmware
5 2 (7.69%) Sendmail
6 1 (3.85%) NDS
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCOM
1 5 (19.23%) vCenter Server
2 3 (11.54%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.85%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) EMC
3 5 (19.23%) Dell
3 5 (19.23%) HP
3 5 (19.23%) Remedy
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Embarcadero
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) Talend
5 2 (7.69%) Trend Micro
6 1 (3.85%) Novell