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 3 months to 23 June 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 Management
England / South East
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 204 229
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 51 58 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.66% 0.65% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.79% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 25
Median daily rate £458 £414 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.57% +4.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £300 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £491 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £57.00 £12.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +375.00% -46.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +35.13% -17.77%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6432 7347 7628
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.08% 81.98% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3769 4490 4391
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 271 270
Median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

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 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in the South East over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +14 18 £475 +2.15% 11
Hampshire +11 12 £483 +60.16% 2
Oxfordshire - 8 £263 -
Buckinghamshire -16 5 £313 -34.21% 3
West Sussex +16 2 - -
Berkshire +11 2 £450 +2.27% 3
East Sussex 0 2 - -
Middlesex +3 1 - -
Kent -4 1 £180 -46.26%
Performance Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 South East region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 41 (39.81%) Finance
2 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
3 21 (20.39%) Project Management
3 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (19.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 17 (16.50%) Security Cleared
6 16 (15.53%) Degree
6 16 (15.53%) Coaching
7 15 (14.56%) SC Cleared
8 14 (13.59%) MySQL
8 14 (13.59%) Application Performance Management
9 13 (12.62%) Programme Management
10 12 (11.65%) Retail
10 12 (11.65%) ITIL
10 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
10 12 (11.65%) DevOps
11 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
11 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Office
11 11 (10.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (9.71%) Time Management
12 10 (9.71%) PRINCE2
12 10 (9.71%) Linux
12 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
13 9 (8.74%) PMO
13 9 (8.74%) SQL
13 9 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
14 8 (7.77%) Marketing

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 7 (6.80%) Confluence
1 7 (6.80%) Drupal
2 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.83%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.88%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.97%) CICS
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 21 (20.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (10.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (2.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.94%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.97%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.80%) AWS CloudFormation
1 7 (6.80%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.94%) Office 365
4 1 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.97%) CloudSense
4 1 (0.97%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.85%) 3G
1 5 (4.85%) 4G
1 5 (4.85%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.91%) Diameter Protocol
2 3 (2.91%) Firewall
2 3 (2.91%) MVNO
2 3 (2.91%) NAS
2 3 (2.91%) SAN
2 3 (2.91%) VoLTE
3 2 (1.94%) INAP
3 2 (1.94%) LDAP
3 2 (1.94%) LTE
3 2 (1.94%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (0.97%) 3GPP
4 1 (0.97%) BGP
4 1 (0.97%) MPLS
4 1 (0.97%) OSPF
4 1 (0.97%) PBX
4 1 (0.97%) SSL
4 1 (0.97%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.59%) MySQL
2 7 (6.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.97%) DB2
4 1 (0.97%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Bitbucket
1 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.80%) Jenkins
1 7 (6.80%) JIRA
2 4 (3.88%) Vagrant
General
1 41 (39.81%) Finance
2 33 (32.04%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.65%) Retail
4 8 (7.77%) Marketing
5 6 (5.83%) Legal
6 5 (4.85%) Billing
6 5 (4.85%) Military
7 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.91%) Electronics
9 2 (1.94%) Banking
9 2 (1.94%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.97%) Advertising
10 1 (0.97%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.97%) French Language
10 1 (0.97%) Local Government
10 1 (0.97%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 12 (11.65%) Analyst
2 11 (10.68%) Programme Manager
3 7 (6.80%) Performance Manager
4 6 (5.83%) Quality Manager
4 6 (5.83%) Service Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Applications Support
5 5 (4.85%) Consultant
5 5 (4.85%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (4.85%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Web Applications Support
6 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
6 4 (3.88%) E-Commerce Support
6 4 (3.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 4 (3.88%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (3.88%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
7 3 (2.91%) Applications Engineer
7 3 (2.91%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (2.91%) Information Analyst
7 3 (2.91%) Operations Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.80%) HTML
2 5 (4.85%) SOAP
3 2 (1.94%) CSS
3 2 (1.94%) Flash
3 2 (1.94%) JSON
3 2 (1.94%) SPML
3 2 (1.94%) Web Services
3 2 (1.94%) XML
3 2 (1.94%) XML Schema
4 1 (0.97%) .NET
4 1 (0.97%) JMS
4 1 (0.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Management Information System
2 10 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.88%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.91%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.91%) NHS
4 3 (2.91%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.94%) Clustering
5 2 (1.94%) EMC VNX
5 2 (1.94%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.97%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.71%) Linux
2 9 (8.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (7.77%) CentOS
4 7 (6.80%) Ubuntu
5 4 (3.88%) Windows
6 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.94%) AIX
7 2 (1.94%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.97%) Unix
8 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (20.39%) Project Management
2 20 (19.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 16 (15.53%) Coaching
4 14 (13.59%) Application Performance Management
5 13 (12.62%) Programme Management
6 12 (11.65%) DevOps
6 12 (11.65%) ITIL
7 10 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.71%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.71%) PRINCE2
7 10 (9.71%) Time Management
8 9 (8.74%) Data Analysis
9 8 (7.77%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.80%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.80%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.80%) Incident Management
10 7 (6.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.83%) Planning and Forecasting
11 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
12 5 (4.85%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.74%) SQL
2 7 (6.80%) Java
3 5 (4.85%) PHP
4 3 (2.91%) C++
5 1 (0.97%) COBOL
5 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.97%) VB
5 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (16.50%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.53%) Degree
3 15 (14.56%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.80%) APMP
5 5 (4.85%) CFA
6 4 (3.88%) CIPD
7 2 (1.94%) Chartered Engineer
7 2 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.97%) CISM
8 1 (0.97%) CISSP
8 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.97%) CRISC
8 1 (0.97%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.97%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.74%) PMO
2 7 (6.80%) P3O
2 7 (6.80%) SLA
3 2 (1.94%) EFQM
3 2 (1.94%) QA
4 1 (0.97%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.91%) Docker
2 3 (2.91%) vSphere
3 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Puppet
2 6 (5.83%) Ansible
2 6 (5.83%) Pingdom
3 4 (3.88%) Consul
3 4 (3.88%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.88%) Terraform
4 3 (2.91%) BladeLogic
4 3 (2.91%) vCenter Server
4 3 (2.91%) vRealize
5 2 (1.94%) Amdocs OSS
5 2 (1.94%) Netcool
6 1 (0.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.97%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.77%) Veritas
3 7 (6.80%) AppDynamics
3 7 (6.80%) Atlassian
4 6 (5.83%) PagerDuty
4 6 (5.83%) SAP
5 5 (4.85%) Remedy
5 5 (4.85%) VMware
6 4 (3.88%) BMC
6 4 (3.88%) HP
6 4 (3.88%) Oracle
7 3 (2.91%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.91%) Nokia
8 2 (1.94%) ComArch
8 2 (1.94%) Ericsson
8 2 (1.94%) Gemalto
8 2 (1.94%) NetApp
8 2 (1.94%) Nimsoft
8 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
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