The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 120 117 116
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing WFM 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.083% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.15% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £350 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £375 £394
% change year-on-year
+22.66% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +61.53%
WFM
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
1921 1967 1899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.01% 77.32% 77.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 1027 899
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 70 22
Median hourly rate £19.61 £27.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.69% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £14.50 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £44.30 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WFM
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WFM across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

WFM Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

WFM
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 WFM within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 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 +1 1 £475 -9.52%
Slough - 1 £225 -
WFM
South East

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 3 (42.86%) Document Management
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (42.86%) MS Project
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Governance
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cramer
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Huawei
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

WFM
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 3G
1 1 (14.29%) 4G
1 1 (14.29%) LTE
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) PMO Officer
1 3 (42.86%) Support Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior PMO
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Quality Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (42.86%) Document Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Programme Governance
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Fault Management
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCIE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (14.29%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Cramer
2 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei
2 1 (14.29%) Nokia Networks
2 1 (14.29%) Nortel
2 1 (14.29%) Tellabs