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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 109 74 111
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +37
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 14 43 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.55% 1.70% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 2.41% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
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£350 £210 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -47.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £173 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £323 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
-9.47% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £45.00 £19.39
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +132.07%
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
1815 1782 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.54% 70.41% 68.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 867 682
Average daily rate £400 £380 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 41
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% +1.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.93 £11.25 £14.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 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
Reading -9 4 £438 +98.86% 2
Newbury -1 1 £310 - 1
Performance Management
South East

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (42.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 7 (17.50%) 3G
3 7 (17.50%) 4G
3 7 (17.50%) Line Management
4 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (15.00%) Retail
4 6 (15.00%) Billing
5 5 (12.50%) CIPD
5 5 (12.50%) Broadband
5 5 (12.50%) HP
5 5 (12.50%) Coaching
5 5 (12.50%) VoLTE
5 5 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (10.00%) SevOne
6 4 (10.00%) OpenView
6 4 (10.00%) ERP
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL
6 4 (10.00%) Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) Ericsson
6 4 (10.00%) Business Performance Management
6 4 (10.00%) LTE
6 4 (10.00%) HP NNM
6 4 (10.00%) Migration
7 3 (7.50%) eTOM
7 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
7 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (7.50%) Degree
7 3 (7.50%) NHS
7 3 (7.50%) Customer Intelligence

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.50%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) 3G
1 7 (17.50%) 4G
2 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (12.50%) Broadband
3 5 (12.50%) VoLTE
3 5 (12.50%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (10.00%) LTE
5 3 (7.50%) PBX
5 3 (7.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (5.00%) GPON
6 2 (5.00%) FWSM
6 2 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (5.00%) HSPA
6 2 (5.00%) SDH
6 2 (5.00%) 3GPP
6 2 (5.00%) UMTS
6 2 (5.00%) SMTP
6 2 (5.00%) HTTP
6 2 (5.00%) RIP
6 2 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (42.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Finance
3 6 (15.00%) Retail
3 6 (15.00%) Billing
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Law
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (10.00%) Architect
2 4 (10.00%) OSS Architect
3 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.50%) Designer
4 2 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) IP Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 2 (5.00%) RAN Engineer
4 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (2.50%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Report Analyst
5 1 (2.50%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (2.50%) Business Manager
5 1 (2.50%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) NHS
1 3 (7.50%) Machine to Machine
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
2 2 (5.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Statistics
2 2 (5.00%) Life Science
2 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Line Management
2 5 (12.50%) Coaching
3 4 (10.00%) ERP
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
3 4 (10.00%) Business Performance Management
3 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) eTOM
4 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Customer Intelligence
4 3 (7.50%) Process Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.00%) User Stories
5 2 (5.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 2 (5.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (5.00%) CRM
5 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CIPD
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) CCNP
3 2 (5.00%) CISSP
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.00%) CCSE
3 2 (5.00%) CCSA
4 1 (2.50%) PgMP
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) ProxySG
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) OpenView
1 4 (10.00%) HP NNM
2 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.50%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) Netcool
3 1 (2.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) HP
2 4 (10.00%) SevOne
2 4 (10.00%) Ericsson
3 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (7.50%) Cisco
3 3 (7.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (5.00%) F5
4 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.00%) Actix
4 2 (5.00%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.00%) BT
5 1 (2.50%) NetCracker
5 1 (2.50%) Huawei
5 1 (2.50%) Remedy
5 1 (2.50%) Ariba
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Dell
5 1 (2.50%) IBM