Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Perfmon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Perfmon over the 6 months to 14 July 2020 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.

Perfmon
UK
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 571 835 894
Rank change year-on-year +264 +59 -19
Contract jobs citing Perfmon 5 30 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.032% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.082% 0.22% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 5
Median daily rate £425 £364 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.84% +32.27% -23.61%
10th Percentile £413 £299 £169
90th Percentile £456 £417 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate - £288 £241
% change year-on-year - +19.29% -28.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £46.37 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Perfmon is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 6,075 13,806 13,819
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.14% 14.82% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,917 9,263 9,195
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £303 £300 £270
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 352 361
Median hourly rate £24.00 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.07% +7.89% -
10th Percentile £12.94 £12.00 £11.83
90th Percentile £48.89 £47.83 £47.83
Median hourly rate £20.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +17.14% - -

Perfmon
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Perfmon as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Perfmon in the UK

Perfmon
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Perfmon.

Daily rate trend for Perfmon in the UK

Perfmon
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Perfmon.

Hourly rate trend for Perfmon in the UK

Perfmon
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Perfmon within the UK over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
England +238 5 £425 +16.84%
London +177 4 £425 +16.44%
Work from Home -12 3 £425 +47.83%
UK excluding London +214 1 - -
North of England +97 1 - -
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Perfmon 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 with a requirement for Perfmon.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Perfmon
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (20.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 1 (20.00%) Application Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Release Management
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft