Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 6 months to 18 December 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 Management
England > South East
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 285 276 264
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 +54
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 106 107 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.75% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 61 63
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.20% -2.35%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £213
90th Percentile £638 £550 £525
England median daily rate £469 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
South East median hourly rate £21.04 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% - -
England median hourly rate £27.36 £17.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year +57.44% -19.19% +26.47%

Performance Management 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,615 14,284 13,507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.76% 84.47% 83.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,787 8,597 8,090
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 482 464 563
South East median hourly rate £25.06 £23.14 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.30% -5.55% -4.05%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.23 £50.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.23
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.61% +5.60%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in the South East

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in the South East

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in the South East over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in the South East

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in the South East

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Thames Valley +32 48 £425 +12.73% 12
Hampshire -6 33 £425 +13.33% 5
Berkshire -2 31 £400 +2.56% 5
Surrey -27 14 £572 +32.91% 1
Buckinghamshire +25 9 £425 +25.00% 3
Oxfordshire +18 7 £445 +61.82% 4
Middlesex +11 3 £708 +64.15%
West Sussex -19 3 £350 -17.65%
Kent - 3 £213 - 2
East Sussex -12 2 £300 -23.81%
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 South East region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 29 (27.36%) Windows
3 26 (24.53%) VMware
4 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
5 22 (20.75%) ITIL
6 21 (19.81%) Project Management
7 19 (17.92%) Configuration Management
7 19 (17.92%) Active Directory
7 19 (17.92%) NetApp
8 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (14.15%) Degree
9 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
9 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
10 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (13.21%) Windows Server
11 13 (12.26%) SAN
11 13 (12.26%) Telecoms
11 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
12 12 (11.32%) Firmware
12 12 (11.32%) NFS
12 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
12 12 (11.32%) iSCSI
12 12 (11.32%) vSphere
12 12 (11.32%) NCDA
12 12 (11.32%) NCSIE
12 12 (11.32%) Data ONTAP
13 11 (10.38%) Analytics
13 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
13 11 (10.38%) SLA
13 11 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management

Performance Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 6 (5.66%) IIS
1 6 (5.66%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.83%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (9.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.43%) Office 365
2 9 (8.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.66%) PaaS
4 5 (4.72%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (4.72%) IaaS
4 5 (4.72%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.89%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.26%) SAN
2 12 (11.32%) iSCSI
3 6 (5.66%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (5.66%) Skype
4 4 (3.77%) Internet
5 3 (2.83%) SNMP
6 2 (1.89%) 3G
6 2 (1.89%) 4G
6 2 (1.89%) ICMP
6 2 (1.89%) LTE
6 2 (1.89%) Wireless
7 1 (0.94%) 2G
7 1 (0.94%) ASN.1
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.94%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (0.94%) IPsec
7 1 (0.94%) Junos
7 1 (0.94%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.94%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.94%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) Data Lake
2 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.83%) Apache Hive
3 3 (2.83%) Big Data
3 3 (2.83%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.83%) Impala
4 2 (1.89%) HDInsight
4 2 (1.89%) QlikView
4 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.94%) DB2
5 1 (0.94%) Essbase
5 1 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.77%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (1.89%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (32.08%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.55%) Retail
4 5 (4.72%) Banking
4 5 (4.72%) Marketing
5 4 (3.77%) Automotive
5 4 (3.77%) Legal
6 2 (1.89%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.94%) Electronics
7 1 (0.94%) French Language
7 1 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (11.32%) Storage Engineer
2 9 (8.49%) Project Manager
3 8 (7.55%) Consultant
4 7 (6.60%) Architect
5 6 (5.66%) Administrator
5 6 (5.66%) Developer
6 5 (4.72%) Analyst
6 5 (4.72%) Commercial Manager
6 5 (4.72%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 5 (4.72%) Service Manager
6 5 (4.72%) Splunk Administrator
7 4 (3.77%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.77%) NetApp Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Senior VMware Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.77%) Team Leader
7 4 (3.77%) VMware Engineer
8 3 (2.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (2.83%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) SAML
2 3 (2.83%) JDBC
2 3 (2.83%) ODBC
3 2 (1.89%) Kafka
4 1 (0.94%) CORBA
4 1 (0.94%) LDAP
4 1 (0.94%) SOAP
4 1 (0.94%) SPML
4 1 (0.94%) Web Services
4 1 (0.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (8.49%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) CMDB
3 6 (5.66%) Virtual Team
4 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.77%) Internet of Things
5 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.94%) FMCG
7 1 (0.94%) PMI
7 1 (0.94%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (27.36%) Windows
2 14 (13.21%) Windows Server
3 12 (11.32%) Data ONTAP
4 8 (7.55%) Linux
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (4.72%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.75%) ITIL
2 21 (19.81%) Project Management
3 19 (17.92%) Configuration Management
4 18 (16.98%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (12.26%) Service Delivery
6 11 (10.38%) Analytics
6 11 (10.38%) Service Management
6 11 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.38%) Waterfall
7 10 (9.43%) ETL
7 10 (9.43%) People Management
8 9 (8.49%) Migration
8 9 (8.49%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.55%) SDLC
10 7 (6.60%) Change Control
10 7 (6.60%) Document Management
10 7 (6.60%) Infrastructure Management
10 7 (6.60%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.55%) SQL
2 3 (2.83%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.89%) Groovy
3 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.89%) Python
3 2 (1.89%) Scala
3 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.94%) C#
4 1 (0.94%) Java
4 1 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (14.15%) Degree
1 15 (14.15%) SC Cleared
1 15 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.32%) NCDA
2 12 (11.32%) NCSIE
3 6 (5.66%) NCIE
4 4 (3.77%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.94%) ACCA
5 1 (0.94%) APMP
5 1 (0.94%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) CCNA
5 1 (0.94%) CIMA
5 1 (0.94%) CIPFA
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.94%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.89%) PMO
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 19 (17.92%) Active Directory
2 14 (13.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.32%) Firmware
3 12 (11.32%) NFS
3 12 (11.32%) vSphere
4 7 (6.60%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (6.60%) SCCM
2 6 (5.66%) SCOM
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (2.83%) Netcool
5 1 (0.94%) Nagios
5 1 (0.94%) TADDM
5 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (24.53%) VMware
2 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 19 (17.92%) NetApp
4 7 (6.60%) Citrix
4 7 (6.60%) HP
5 6 (5.66%) Splunk
5 6 (5.66%) Veeam
6 4 (3.77%) Cisco
6 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.83%) Axosoft
7 3 (2.83%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.89%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.89%) Informatica
8 2 (1.89%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.89%) Oracle
8 2 (1.89%) SAP
8 2 (1.89%) Teradata
9 1 (0.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 1 (0.94%) Juniper
9 1 (0.94%) Remedy