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 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Performance Management
Rank 66 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 6 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.64% 2.50% 2.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 3.43% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£675 £210 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £180.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-35.89% +81.39%
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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
620 729 556
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 66.45% 72.97% 71.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 376 211
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 20 18
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -5.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 2015, 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 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (31.82%) Project Management
4 6 (27.27%) HP
4 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (22.73%) Coaching
5 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) EMC
5 5 (22.73%) ITIL
5 5 (22.73%) Service Management
5 5 (22.73%) BMC
5 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
6 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 4 (18.18%) Migration
6 4 (18.18%) MS Office
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) Oracle
7 3 (13.64%) SLA
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
7 3 (13.64%) LTE
8 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) Release Management
8 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) LTE
2 2 (9.09%) 4G
2 2 (9.09%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (9.09%) SAN
2 2 (9.09%) 2G
3 1 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (9.09%) EDRMS
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Integration Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Service Assurance Manager
4 1 (4.55%) TM1 Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Communications Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Account Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Account Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
2 2 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) Capacity Management
3 5 (22.73%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
4 4 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 2 (9.09%) ERP
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Telemarketing
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) MCTS
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Netcool
1 2 (9.09%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) HP
2 5 (22.73%) EMC
2 5 (22.73%) BMC
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) Ericsson
4 2 (9.09%) Huawei
5 1 (4.55%) Nokia Solutions and Networks