Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Performance Measurement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Measurement over the 6 months to 21 July 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 Measurement
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 90 -
Rank change year-on-year -7 - +105
Contract jobs citing Performance Measurement 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.25% 0.078% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 - -
East of England median daily rate £413 £300 £663
% change year-on-year +37.50% -54.72% +20.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £33.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £33.00 -

Performance Measurement 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,281 1,035 1,104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.13% 80.61% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 723 530 595
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £206 £213 £250
90th Percentile £569 £588 £550
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 65 45
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.78% -28.00% +19.42%
10th Percentile £11.08 £11.31 £9.23
90th Percentile £46.13 £52.50 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -41.67% +33.33% -

Performance Measurement
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Performance Measurement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Measurement in Hertfordshire

Performance Measurement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Measurement in Hertfordshire

Performance Measurement
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 Measurement within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £413 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Performance Measurement
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Measurement 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Performance Measurement.

1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) QA
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet

Performance Measurement
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 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (75.00%) nginx
1 3 (75.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (75.00%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) HTTPS
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) Wireless
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
1 3 (75.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Artifactory
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Break/Fix
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (75.00%) Database Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Deployment Automation
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (75.00%) Microservices
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (75.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Release Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Security Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) HAProxy
1 3 (75.00%) Kibana
1 3 (75.00%) logstash
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) F5
1 3 (75.00%) Google
1 3 (75.00%) New Relic
1 3 (75.00%) Percona
1 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle