The first table below looks at the demand for Performance Engineering 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 Engineering over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Engineering
Rank 68 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Performance Engineering 1 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.30% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £220
UK excluding London average daily rate £456 £377 £425
% change year-on-year
+21.18% -11.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
615 665 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 68.26% 68.98% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 284 310
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 10
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.03% +110.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £37.50 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Performance Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Performance Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Performance Engineering
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Performance Engineering Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Performance Engineering
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Performance Engineering 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 Engineering.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis

Performance Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing Performance Engineering 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 Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) 3G
1 3 (100.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Network Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Statistical Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Degree