Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 14 December 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 89 104
Rank change year-on-year +35 +15 -21
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 22 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.24% 0.090% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 0.11% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 6
South Wales median daily rate £368 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £313 £288 £309
90th Percentile £438 £313 £441
Wales median daily rate £359 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +19.58% -14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 809 935 1027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 82.30% 83.86% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 674 795
South Wales median daily rate £386 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £220 £238
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £393 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -1.88% +14.29% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 43 38
South Wales median hourly rate £22.76 £18.75 £16.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.39% +14.33% +7.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.55 £10.03
90th Percentile £69.45 £62.25 £50.21
Wales median hourly rate £22.69 £18.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +26.06% +12.50% -8.36%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Performance Monitoring as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in South Wales

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in South Wales

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in South Wales over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Monitoring in South Wales

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in South Wales

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
Newport - 7 £368 -
Cardiff -3 6 £425 +41.67% 1
Bridgend - 1 £405 -
Performance Monitoring
Wales

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Project
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
1 13 (59.09%) HP
1 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
1 13 (59.09%) VLAN
1 13 (59.09%) Test Management
1 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
1 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
1 13 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
1 13 (59.09%) Defect Management
2 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (50.00%) ISEB
2 11 (50.00%) Unified Process
2 11 (50.00%) RUP
2 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) MongoDB
4 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (31.82%) Marathon
4 7 (31.82%) SLA
4 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (31.82%) Romanian Language
4 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Kafka

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (31.82%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) VLAN
2 5 (22.73%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) MongoDB
2 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.55%) Ingres
5 1 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (31.82%) Romanian Language
2 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Test Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Network Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Systems Test Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Database Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Information Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) MongoDB DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Network Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Team Leader
6 1 (4.55%) QC Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server
2 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Configuration Management
1 13 (59.09%) Defect Management
1 13 (59.09%) Test Automation
1 13 (59.09%) Test Management
1 13 (59.09%) Test Scripting
2 11 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (50.00%) RUP
2 11 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 11 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 11 (50.00%) Unified Process
3 7 (31.82%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) Network Management
6 2 (9.09%) Coaching
6 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.55%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) ISEB
1 11 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (31.82%) SLA
2 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Workstation
1 5 (22.73%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (59.09%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (31.82%) Marathon
3 6 (27.27%) WhatsUp Gold
4 5 (22.73%) SCCM
4 5 (22.73%) SCOM
5 2 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) HP
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (27.27%) BMC
4 5 (22.73%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Remedy