Period
to 21 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 April 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 > Midlands
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 185 220
Rank change year-on-year -45 +35 -20
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 16 52 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.20% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.80% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 37 22
Midlands median daily rate £388 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +19.23%
10th Percentile £302 £270 £319
90th Percentile £438 £570 £455
England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -2.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £52.75 £43.50 £48.50
% change year-on-year +21.26% -10.31% +21.25%

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 Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,673 6,491 7,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 84.32% 81.56% 82.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,159 4,010 4,125
Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +4.73%
10th Percentile £260 £235 £239
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 218 200
Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.62 £10.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.15 £43.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.70% +10.71%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in the Midlands

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the Midlands

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the Midlands over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Monitoring in the Midlands

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the Midlands

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 April 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
West Midlands -14 11 £388 +12.32% 5
East Midlands -23 5 £388 -8.82% 2
Performance Monitoring
England

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

1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
3 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Physical Data Model
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) SMS
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) IBM
6 2 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) ITIL
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
6 2 (12.50%) WordPress
6 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) WebSphere

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) SMS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) IP Telephony
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI
5 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) DBA
2 5 (31.25%) SQL DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Relationship Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) JSON
1 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) NHS
3 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
1 4 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (18.75%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (18.75%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Change Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Tableau
4 1 (6.25%) Alteryx
4 1 (6.25%) Capita
4 1 (6.25%) Ivanti
4 1 (6.25%) RedGate
4 1 (6.25%) Remedy
4 1 (6.25%) Talend
4 1 (6.25%) TIBCO