Period
to 19 September 2018

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 6 months to 19 September 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
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 185 158
Rank change year-on-year -16 -27 +34
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 12 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.24% 0.33% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.39% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 31
East of England median daily rate £450 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £375 £269 £250
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
England median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -53.76% +105.95% +16.67%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,287 4,155 4,143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.09% 85.14% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,464 2,400 2,380
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £240 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 276 323
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +3.49%
10th Percentile £11.18 £12.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.58 £47.75 £46.06
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.14 £23.00
% change year-on-year -9.25% +0.61% +4.55%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Performance Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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 6 months to 19 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -17 4 £375 - 4
Essex -6 3 £488 +69.86% 2
Bedfordshire +8 2 - -
Suffolk - 2 £425 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £500 -
Performance Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (25.00%) Network Design
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (25.00%) Network Management
3 3 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
3 3 (25.00%) Dynatrace
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Terraform
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Docker
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality

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 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (16.67%) IaaS
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
1 3 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) LAN
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) MPLS
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) Power BI
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Gatling
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) NeoLoad
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
1 1 (8.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (16.67%) Engineering Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Architect
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Testing Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) DC/OS
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (25.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Network Design
2 3 (25.00%) Network Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Statistics
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (16.67%) C
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) AWS Certification
2 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (8.33%) CCDA
3 1 (8.33%) CCDP
3 1 (8.33%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (8.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (8.33%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
1 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (16.67%) Nagios
1 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (16.67%) Puppet
1 2 (16.67%) Terraform
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
1 3 (25.00%) Dynatrace
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Aruba
2 2 (16.67%) BT
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) AppDynamics
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Trend Micro
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas