Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 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 > North East
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 88 154
Rank change year-on-year -9 +66 -47
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 9 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.74% 0.90% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 1.06% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
North East median daily rate £385 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +12.90% -20.00%
10th Percentile £310 £289 £239
90th Percentile £443 £367 £333
England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -53.76% +105.95% +16.67%

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 1,060 1,035 2,559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 86.96% 84.84% 87.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 669 1,709
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -17.50%
10th Percentile £259 £250 £225
90th Percentile £588 £550 £513
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 126
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £28.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.51% +1.79% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.43 £11.47
90th Percentile £31.40 £47.57 £36.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.85
% change year-on-year -9.68% +1.77% +4.05%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the North East over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 September 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
Tyne and Wear -11 8 £385 +10.00%
Durham - 1 - -
Performance Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 North East region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 7 (77.78%) HP
1 7 (77.78%) EMC
1 7 (77.78%) 3PAR
2 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Windows
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) BMC
5 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Service Management
5 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) QMS
5 3 (33.33%) Celerra
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IaaS
1 2 (22.22%) PaaS
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) FTP
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Artifactory
1 3 (33.33%) GitLab
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) EMC Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) EMC Storage Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Server Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Server Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support
2 2 (22.22%) Server Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Celerra
1 3 (33.33%) Clustering
1 3 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
1 3 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (33.33%) HP Storage
1 3 (33.33%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) User Experience
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) HPUX
3 1 (11.11%) MVS
3 1 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (11.11%) VME
3 1 (11.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 3 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Disk Encryption
3 3 (33.33%) QMS
3 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Hardening
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Decision-Making
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Test Planning
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) HP ASE
3 3 (33.33%) HPE ATP
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) XenApp
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (33.33%) vCenter Server
1 3 (33.33%) vMotion
2 1 (11.11%) HP SIM
2 1 (11.11%) Nagios
2 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) 3PAR
1 7 (77.78%) EMC
1 7 (77.78%) HP
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) BMC
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Brocade
4 3 (33.33%) Isilon
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds