The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Performance Analysis over the 3 months to 16 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 Reading 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Analysis
Rank 67 66 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Performance Analysis 11 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.02% 0.13% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% 0.18% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £685 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £22.50 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+144.44% -60.86%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
799 548 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.98% 70.98% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 237 264
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 22
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.80 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Performance Analysis
Berkshire

Performance Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Performance Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Performance Analysis
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Performance Analysis Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Performance Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Performance Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Performance Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Performance Analysis 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 Analysis.

1 9 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 9 (75.00%) Performance Management
1 9 (75.00%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Telemarketing
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) 3G
5 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Brocade
5 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework

Performance Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Performance Analysis 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 Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (58.33%) MS Office
2 7 (58.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
1 2 (16.67%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) MSTest
1 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (75.00%) Marketing
2 7 (58.33%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Campaign Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Network Performance Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (8.33%) JSON
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) jQuery
1 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Performance Management
2 7 (58.33%) Telemarketing
2 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 2 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Operations Management
5 1 (8.33%) Customer Insight
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) OOD
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) Brocade