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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank 107 98 103
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 15 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 1.07% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 1.46% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 12
Average daily rate £465 £450 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £425 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £663 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £16.09 - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.49 £34.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-42.69% +16.23%
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
2014 1984 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.14% 73.40% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1008 1038
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 43 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £123.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -8 3 £450 -29.41% 1
Slough +9 2 £563 -6.25% 2
Maidenhead +1 2 - -
Bracknell -3 1 £300 -29.41%
Performance Management
South East

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 14 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (25.00%) Migration
2 9 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
3 7 (19.44%) Degree
3 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (16.67%) Finance
4 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (16.67%) Unix
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
5 5 (13.89%) Project Management
5 5 (13.89%) Windows
5 5 (13.89%) Open Source
6 4 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
6 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.11%) CRM
6 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.11%) CIPD
7 3 (8.33%) SCCM
7 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.33%) Service Management

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.78%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.78%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) 3G
1 2 (5.56%) 4G
1 2 (5.56%) DNS
1 2 (5.56%) LTE
1 2 (5.56%) MVNO
2 1 (2.78%) 2G
2 1 (2.78%) Broadband
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) GGSN
2 1 (2.78%) GPRS
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
2 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) SGSN
2 1 (2.78%) UMTS
2 1 (2.78%) VoLTE
2 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (38.89%) Telecoms
2 6 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (16.67%) DBA
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle DBA
2 4 (11.11%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.33%) Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Business Architect
3 3 (8.33%) Consultant
3 3 (8.33%) PostgreSQL Specialist
3 3 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Management Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (5.56%) Network Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle Specialist
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Performance Management Consultant
4 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.56%) Unix DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) Django
1 1 (2.78%) Java EE
1 1 (2.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Health Informatics
3 1 (2.78%) Informatics
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Linux
2 6 (16.67%) Unix
3 5 (13.89%) Windows
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Solaris
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Migration
2 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
2 7 (19.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Open Source
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Coaching
5 3 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.33%) Service Management
5 3 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (8.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) Change Management
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (19.44%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) CIPD
3 3 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) APMP
4 1 (2.78%) CCIE
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.78%) MCITP
4 1 (2.78%) MCTS
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
2 1 (2.78%) NFS
2 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (2.78%) OpenView
3 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (5.56%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Huawei
4 2 (5.56%) Infovista
5 1 (2.78%) BT
5 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Splunk
5 1 (2.78%) Velocent
5 1 (2.78%) VMware