The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 70 92 101
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +9
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 61 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.12% 1.10% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 1.62% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
Average daily rate £220 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £363 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £413 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £365
% change year-on-year
-5.50% +9.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.25 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+131.25% +8.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2045 1671 1976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 71.18% 68.18% 63.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1058 673 757
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 56 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £167.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Performance Management
South East

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 37 £210 -44.00% 3
Bracknell -1 4 £365 -14.23% 1
Newbury - 3 £363 - 1
Slough - 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Windsor - - - - 1
Performance Management
South East

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 41 (50.62%) Telecoms
2 39 (48.15%) Change Management
3 37 (45.68%) Configuration Management
4 36 (44.44%) Problem Management
4 36 (44.44%) Fault Management
5 25 (30.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 22 (27.16%) Finance
7 20 (24.69%) Project Management
7 20 (24.69%) DNS
8 18 (22.22%) Juniper
8 18 (22.22%) Front Office
8 18 (22.22%) GGSN
8 18 (22.22%) SGSN
9 17 (20.99%) Velocent
9 17 (20.99%) L2TP
9 17 (20.99%) SS7
9 17 (20.99%) LDAP
10 13 (16.05%) Marketing
10 13 (16.05%) MGW
11 12 (14.81%) Service Delivery
12 10 (12.35%) Performance Analysis
13 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
13 9 (11.11%) MS Office
14 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
14 8 (9.88%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (9.88%) Degree
15 7 (8.64%) Telemarketing
15 7 (8.64%) Firewall
15 7 (8.64%) 3G

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Office
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.23%) SAP ECC
3 1 (1.23%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.23%) HFM
3 1 (1.23%) Hyperion Enterprise
3 1 (1.23%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 20 (24.69%) DNS
2 18 (22.22%) GGSN
2 18 (22.22%) SGSN
3 17 (20.99%) L2TP
3 17 (20.99%) SS7
3 17 (20.99%) LDAP
4 13 (16.05%) MGW
5 7 (8.64%) Firewall
5 7 (8.64%) 3G
6 4 (4.94%) Unified Communications
6 4 (4.94%) 4G
6 4 (4.94%) LTE
7 3 (3.70%) HSPA
7 3 (3.70%) MPLS
7 3 (3.70%) 2G
7 3 (3.70%) INAP
7 3 (3.70%) GPRS
7 3 (3.70%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.47%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.70%) SAP BI
2 3 (3.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.23%) Hyperion Smart View
General
1 41 (50.62%) Telecoms
2 22 (27.16%) Finance
3 18 (22.22%) Front Office
4 13 (16.05%) Marketing
5 4 (4.94%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Billing
6 1 (1.23%) French Language
6 1 (1.23%) German Language
6 1 (1.23%) Italian Language
6 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) NOC Engineer
2 11 (13.58%) Network Support
3 8 (9.88%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (9.88%) Analyst
4 7 (8.64%) Service Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 6 (7.41%) Services Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Business Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Network Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Performance Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Designer
8 2 (2.47%) Senior Business Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Network Performance Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 2 (2.47%) CS Core Engineer
8 2 (2.47%) Network Designer
8 2 (2.47%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) WAP
2 1 (1.23%) HTML
2 1 (1.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.23%) NHS
3 1 (1.23%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.23%) Informatics
3 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (48.15%) Change Management
2 37 (45.68%) Configuration Management
3 36 (44.44%) Problem Management
3 36 (44.44%) Fault Management
4 20 (24.69%) Project Management
5 12 (14.81%) Service Delivery
6 10 (12.35%) Performance Analysis
7 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.64%) Telemarketing
9 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.94%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (4.94%) Business Performance Management
10 4 (4.94%) Programme Management
10 4 (4.94%) Incident Management
10 4 (4.94%) Budget Control
10 4 (4.94%) Performance Improvement
11 3 (3.70%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.70%) Resource Management
11 3 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) CCIE
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (30.86%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 18 (22.22%) Juniper
3 17 (20.99%) Velocent
4 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
5 6 (7.41%) Cisco
5 6 (7.41%) SAP
6 4 (4.94%) Cognos
6 4 (4.94%) Business Objects
6 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.70%) Huawei
7 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 2 (2.47%) Remedy
8 2 (2.47%) FrontRange
8 2 (2.47%) HP
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle
8 2 (2.47%) BMC
8 2 (2.47%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.23%) Nokia
9 1 (1.23%) Infovista
9 1 (1.23%) NetCracker
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