The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 24 June 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 Management
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 5 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.80% 0.30% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 0.38% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £469 - £328
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 - £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 - £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +35.13% -17.77%  

Performance Management 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 505 520 706
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 80.93% 78.79% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 272 361
Median daily rate £425 £425 £379
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 17 59
Median hourly rate £17.77 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.92% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.83 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Performance Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Hertfordshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Hertfordshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Hertfordshire

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Hertfordshire

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Welwyn Garden City +7 3 - - 1
Watford - 1 £550 -
Welwyn - 1 £388 -
Performance Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Splunk
2 6 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
2 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (40.00%) Compliance Management
2 6 (40.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
2 6 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
2 6 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
2 6 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
2 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (20.00%) Confluence
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (20.00%) CentOS
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) Task Automation
4 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (20.00%) Ansible
4 3 (20.00%) Docker
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps
4 3 (20.00%) Pingdom
4 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Primavera
1 1 (6.67%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 2G
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) 4G
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) GSM
1 1 (6.67%) HSPA
1 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (6.67%) LTE
1 1 (6.67%) NAS
1 1 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
1 1 (6.67%) WCDMA
1 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Splunk Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Dashboard Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) Head of Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) CentOS
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Compliance Management
1 6 (40.00%) Portfolio Management
1 6 (40.00%) Programme Delivery
1 6 (40.00%) Risk and Compliance Management
1 6 (40.00%) Security Architecture
1 6 (40.00%) Security Monitoring
1 6 (40.00%) Threat Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (20.00%) Application Performance Management
2 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (20.00%) DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Task Automation
3 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) Earned Value Management
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Line Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) VB
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
1 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (20.00%) Pingdom
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Splunk
2 3 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (20.00%) PagerDuty
3 1 (6.67%) Actix
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) SAP