The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 108 111 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 13 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 0.57% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.77% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Average daily rate
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£353 £200 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.25% -45.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £174 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £200 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £45.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-50.81% +83.00%
Performance Management
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
1765 1811 1672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 74.07% 74.25% 70.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 899 853 715
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 22 35
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £11.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.90 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough +4 3 £353 +76.25%
Reading +3 3 £350 - 2
Performance Management
South East

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Performance Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Management.

1 17 (54.84%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 9 (29.03%) 3G
2 9 (29.03%) 4G
3 8 (25.81%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (22.58%) VoLTE
5 6 (19.35%) SevOne
5 6 (19.35%) HP NNM
5 6 (19.35%) OpenView
5 6 (19.35%) HP
6 5 (16.13%) Billing
6 5 (16.13%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 4 (12.90%) Broadband
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco
8 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 3 (9.68%) SAP
8 3 (9.68%) Ericsson
8 3 (9.68%) Data Management
8 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
8 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
8 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (9.68%) LTE
8 3 (9.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 3 (9.68%) Line Management
8 3 (9.68%) Coaching
9 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (6.45%) DDoS Mitigation
9 2 (6.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Performance Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (3.23%) Primavera
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) 3G
1 9 (29.03%) 4G
2 8 (25.81%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (22.58%) VoLTE
4 5 (16.13%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (12.90%) Broadband
6 3 (9.68%) LTE
7 2 (6.45%) GPON
7 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
7 2 (6.45%) FWSM
7 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 2 (6.45%) WiMAX
7 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
7 2 (6.45%) Wireshark
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (6.45%) Network Security
7 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.45%) HSPA
7 2 (6.45%) CDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
1 2 (6.45%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 17 (54.84%) Telecoms
2 9 (29.03%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Billing
4 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (6.45%) Retail
5 1 (3.23%) Legal
5 1 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
1 6 (19.35%) OSS Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) IP Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SAP BW Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Chief Information Officer
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.45%) Statistics
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
3 1 (3.23%) NHS
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.23%) Data Extraction
3 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) ERP
1 4 (12.90%) Migration
2 3 (9.68%) Data Management
2 3 (9.68%) Data Migration
2 3 (9.68%) Line Management
2 3 (9.68%) Coaching
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) CRM
3 2 (6.45%) Deep Packet Inspection
3 2 (6.45%) DDoS Mitigation
3 2 (6.45%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.45%) System Integration Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Release Management
3 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
3 2 (6.45%) Business Performance Management
3 2 (6.45%) eTOM
3 2 (6.45%) Regression Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCNP
1 2 (6.45%) CISSP
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.45%) CCSA
1 2 (6.45%) CCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) CIPD
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP NNM
1 6 (19.35%) OpenView
2 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (3.23%) Netcool
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) HP
1 6 (19.35%) SevOne
2 3 (9.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (9.68%) Ericsson
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.45%) F5
3 2 (6.45%) Blue Coat
3 2 (6.45%) Actix
4 1 (3.23%) NetCracker
4 1 (3.23%) Huawei
4 1 (3.23%) BT
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) Ariba
4 1 (3.23%) IBM