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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Management
Rank 52 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 17 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.88% 0.37% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 0.53% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -11.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £354
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £325 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £396 £368
% change year-on-year
-3.60% +7.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.25 £28.25 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-28.31% +60.87%
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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
590 751 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.12% 69.15% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 392 269
Average daily rate £420 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 28
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.11% -10.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Performance Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Performance Management Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 December 2014, 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 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (22.22%) MCTS
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (22.22%) HP
5 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 6 (22.22%) Clustering
6 5 (18.52%) Service Management
6 5 (18.52%) Change Management
6 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) EMC
6 5 (18.52%) BMC
6 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
6 5 (18.52%) Coaching
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
7 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (14.81%) SCCM
7 4 (14.81%) SCOM
7 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003

Performance Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) SAN
1 3 (11.11%) LTE
2 2 (7.41%) 4G
2 2 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (7.41%) 2G
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (11.11%) EDRMS
5 1 (3.70%) QlikView
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Analyst
1 5 (18.52%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (14.81%) DBA
2 4 (14.81%) SQL DBA
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Integration Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Service Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (3.70%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Information Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Communications Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Account Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Software Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Account Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (22.22%) Clustering
3 3 (11.11%) Replication
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) NHS
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.93%) Project Management
3 6 (22.22%) Migration
4 5 (18.52%) Problem Management
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (18.52%) Capacity Management
4 5 (18.52%) Coaching
5 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Telemarketing
6 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
6 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) User Stories
6 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (22.22%) MCTS
3 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PMP
5 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (3.70%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) SCCM
1 4 (14.81%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) NSN NetAct
2 2 (7.41%) Netcool
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) HP
2 5 (18.52%) EMC
2 5 (18.52%) BMC
3 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Ericsson
4 2 (7.41%) Huawei
5 1 (3.70%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (3.70%) VMware
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) CA