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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Monitoring
England / North East
Rank - 69 54
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 0 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.57% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.67% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £265 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.46%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £363 £385
% change year-on-year +8.96% -5.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £55.65 £30.00
% change year-on-year -22.73% +85.50%  

Performance Monitoring 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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 644 741 467
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 87.62% 85.07% 73.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 505 258
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 19
Median hourly rate £32.50 £18.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.55% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.71 £12.97 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £30.00 £29.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the North East

Performance Monitoring
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 7 (77.78%) DB2
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Database Security
2 4 (44.44%) Ingres
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
3 3 (33.33%) CA
3 3 (33.33%) REXX
3 3 (33.33%) zOS
3 3 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) COBIT
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
5 1 (11.11%) REST
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) CMMI
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) ITSM
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CCA
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP

Performance Monitoring
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) DB2
2 4 (44.44%) Ingres
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) DBA
2 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (22.22%) Production DBA
3 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared DBA
4 1 (11.11%) DB2 Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Ingres DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) REST
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) zOS
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Database Security
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) CMMI
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) REXX
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCA
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) COBIT
1 1 (11.11%) PMBOK
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) CA