Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 November 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 Monitoring
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 152 112
Rank change year-on-year +65 -40 -8
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 13 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.07% 0.62% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 0.74% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 12
North East median daily rate £345 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +10.29% +4.62%
10th Percentile £304 £255 £251
90th Percentile £356 £500 £405
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £43.28 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.66% +140.44% -52.63%

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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1024 2299 1674
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 84.21% 84.46% 83.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 1590 1071
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £225 £256
90th Percentile £550 £525 £600
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 95 74
North East median hourly rate £22.00 £28.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +69.75% -12.72%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.02 £11.17
90th Percentile £48.26 £36.00 £35.25
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in the North East

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the North East

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the North East

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Tyne and Wear +53 12 £340 -9.33% 1
Teesside - 1 £350 -
Performance Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring 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 North East region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 8 (61.54%) Windows
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 7 (53.85%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (53.85%) Brocade
2 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) EMC
2 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 7 (53.85%) AIX
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec
2 7 (53.85%) Replication
2 7 (53.85%) NetBackup
3 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
3 6 (46.15%) Veritas
3 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) Veeam
3 6 (46.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (38.46%) HP Storage
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Fibre Channel
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
4 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Redis
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Backup Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) DBA
3 4 (30.77%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Storage Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) SQL DBA
5 2 (15.38%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Senior DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Replication
2 5 (38.46%) Clustering
2 5 (38.46%) HP Storage
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) AIX
2 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) QMS
3 4 (30.77%) Quality Management
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (7.69%) Database Tuning
6 1 (7.69%) IT Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
1 5 (38.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (53.85%) HP Data Protector
1 7 (53.85%) NetBackup
2 6 (46.15%) Backup Exec
2 6 (46.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (46.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Brocade
2 7 (53.85%) EMC
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) Symantec
3 6 (46.15%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) Veeam
3 6 (46.15%) Veritas
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) VMware