Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 18 November 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
England > South West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 202 196
Rank change year-on-year +21 -6 -22
Contract jobs citing Performance Monitoring 16 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.28% 0.12% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.15% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 21
South West median daily rate £381 £343 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.31% -19.41% +38.21%
10th Percentile £283 £288 £300
90th Percentile £438 £394 £513
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £43.28 £18.00
% change year-on-year +1.66% +140.44% -52.63%

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 South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4570 4641 5272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.33% 79.92% 79.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2882 3120 3572
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £260 £238 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 269 254
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +48.08%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £13.86
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.76
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Performance Monitoring
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Performance Monitoring in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Monitoring in the South West over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Monitoring in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Monitoring in the South West

Performance Monitoring
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Wiltshire +3 9 £398 +16.06%
Gloucestershire +20 4 - -
Cornwall -8 1 £135 -66.25%
Bristol - 1 £388 - 1
Performance Monitoring
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West region with a requirement for Performance Monitoring.

1 10 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Network Management
2 5 (31.25%) SevOne
2 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
2 5 (31.25%) Cisco
2 5 (31.25%) Juniper
2 5 (31.25%) EMC
2 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
2 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 5 (31.25%) MPLS
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) JSP 440
3 4 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) webMethods
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) HP
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (6.25%) 2G
6 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
6 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (6.25%) Security Management
6 1 (6.25%) Management Information System

Performance Monitoring
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
1 5 (31.25%) MPLS
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (6.25%) 2G
3 1 (6.25%) 3G
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) GSM
3 1 (6.25%) HSPA
3 1 (6.25%) LTE
3 1 (6.25%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (6.25%) VLAN
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) webMethods Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Designer
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) EMC Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
1 5 (31.25%) Network Management
1 5 (31.25%) Service Management
2 4 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Benchmarking
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Contract Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Trend Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) DV Cleared
1 10 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) JSP 440
2 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Cisco
1 5 (31.25%) EMC
1 5 (31.25%) Juniper
1 5 (31.25%) SevOne
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) webMethods
3 1 (6.25%) Huawei
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Nokia
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) SAP