The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Performance Management
Rank - 65 40
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 0 3 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.31% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.43% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate - £438 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £377
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £34.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-41.17% -28.42%
Performance Management
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
789 703 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.68% 71.52% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 374 403
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Average hourly rate £19.61 £22.03 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £18.55 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £37.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Performance Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Performance Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Performance Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Performance Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Performance Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Performance Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) MS Office
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) NAS
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Unix DBA
3 1 (16.67%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) BitLocker
2 1 (16.67%) NFS
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) VMware