Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 21 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
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 88 54
Rank change year-on-year -16 -34 +29
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 3 8 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.29% 0.98% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 1.09% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 24
Essex median daily rate £488 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% +9.09% -15.38%
10th Percentile £466 £262 £250
90th Percentile £499 £300 £346
East of England median daily rate £425 £300 £300
% change year-on-year +41.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £18.50 - -

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 931 737 741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 89.69% 89.99% 86.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 480 428
Essex median daily rate £500 £489 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +39.64% -12.50%
10th Percentile £298 £300 £220
90th Percentile £600 £600 £530
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 68 158
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.23% +30.00% -24.24%
10th Percentile £12.55 £13.04 £15.75
90th Percentile £48.13 £63.75 £42.89
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year -41.67% +10.09% +12.80%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Performance Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in Essex

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in Essex

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in Essex

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Basildon +2 3 £488 +69.57%
Performance Monitoring
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Essex region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Governance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Designer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Network Design
1 3 (100.00%) Network Management
1 3 (100.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) CCDA
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Aruba
2 2 (66.67%) BT
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) SolarWinds