Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Performance Improvement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Improvement over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Performance Improvement
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 158 176
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18 -4
Contract jobs citing Performance Improvement 6 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.15% 0.17% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Berkshire median daily rate - £750 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +111.27% +29.09%
South East median daily rate £425 £376 £400
% change year-on-year +12.96% -5.94% +48.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £28.00 - -

Performance Improvement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,373 3,276 3,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 82.96% 81.80% 79.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,757 1,726 2,136
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 122 171
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -35.19% +34.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Performance Improvement
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Performance Improvement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Improvement in Berkshire

Performance Improvement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Performance Improvement in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Improvement in Berkshire

Performance Improvement
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Performance Improvement within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead -2 2 - -
Performance Improvement
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Performance Improvement.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (50.00%) Google
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) VoLTE
1 3 (50.00%) VoWiFi
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics

Performance Improvement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
1 3 (50.00%) VoLTE
1 3 (50.00%) VoWiFi
2 1 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Digital Analytics Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Insight Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Web Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Specialist
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 3 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Google