The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Improvement
Rank 115 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.20% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £319 £305
% change year-on-year
+25.49% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.00
Performance Improvement
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1844 1908 1878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.31% 77.56% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 956 888
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 67 25
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +1.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £41.33 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Performance Improvement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Performance Improvement
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Berkshire region.

Performance Improvement Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Performance Improvement
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Berkshire region.

Performance Improvement Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -4 2 - -
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Performance Improvement
South East

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Marketing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Fintech
3 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
4 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media
4 1 (11.11%) Arqiva
4 1 (11.11%) Telindus
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) ZTE
4 1 (11.11%) Nokia Networks

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) 3G
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
1 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analytics Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Commercial Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Development Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Digital Analytics Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Problem Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Site Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Fintech
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Business Development
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Escalation Management
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Quantitative Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (11.11%) Arqiva
2 1 (11.11%) BT
2 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
2 1 (11.11%) Huawei
2 1 (11.11%) NetCracker
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia
2 1 (11.11%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (11.11%) Omniture
2 1 (11.11%) Siemens
2 1 (11.11%) Telindus
2 1 (11.11%) Virgin Media
2 1 (11.11%) ZTE