The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Performance Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Performance Management over the 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Performance Management
South East / Berkshire
Rank 76 105 118
Rank change year-on-year +29 +13  
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 24 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.31% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 0.86% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
Median daily rate £450 £458 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.63% +8.92%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +5.62% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.89 £21.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +80.86% -36.76%  

Performance Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1477 1972 2162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.67% 80.62% 75.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 1036 1108
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 46 53
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £74.20 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Performance Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Performance Management in Berkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Performance Management in Berkshire

Performance Management
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 Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 9 £450 - 2
Maidenhead 0 5 - - 1
Slough +5 1 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Performance Management
South East

Performance Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management 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 Management.

1 22 (52.38%) Telecoms
2 20 (47.62%) Finance
3 15 (35.71%) Coaching
4 13 (30.95%) Retail
5 12 (28.57%) Project Management
6 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (19.05%) Law
7 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
8 7 (16.67%) P3O
8 7 (16.67%) PMO
8 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.67%) IBM
8 7 (16.67%) APMP
9 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
9 6 (14.29%) NetApp
10 5 (11.90%) 3G
10 5 (11.90%) CRM
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
10 5 (11.90%) Facilities Management
10 5 (11.90%) CIPD
10 5 (11.90%) Budget Control
10 5 (11.90%) Matrix Organization
11 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
11 4 (9.52%) LTE
11 4 (9.52%) 4G
11 4 (9.52%) Workflow
11 4 (9.52%) Marketing
11 4 (9.52%) Java

Performance Management
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) Confluence
1 3 (7.14%) OpenStack
1 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.14%) MS Office
1 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
1 3 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) 3G
2 4 (9.52%) 4G
2 4 (9.52%) LTE
3 3 (7.14%) 2G
3 3 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (4.76%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (4.76%) UMTS
4 2 (4.76%) VoLTE
5 1 (2.38%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) GPRS
5 1 (2.38%) LDAP
5 1 (2.38%) MPLS
5 1 (2.38%) OSPF
5 1 (2.38%) PBX
5 1 (2.38%) SAN
5 1 (2.38%) SNMP
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
5 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Bitbucket
1 3 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
1 3 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (52.38%) Telecoms
2 20 (47.62%) Finance
3 13 (30.95%) Retail
4 8 (19.05%) Law
5 4 (9.52%) Marketing
6 2 (4.76%) Back Office
6 2 (4.76%) Legal
7 1 (2.38%) Banking
7 1 (2.38%) Billing
7 1 (2.38%) French Language
7 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (14.29%) Performance Manager
1 6 (14.29%) Quality Manager
2 5 (11.90%) Consultant
3 4 (9.52%) Storage Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Data Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Data Storage Manager
5 2 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) IT Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 2 (4.76%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Performance Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Public Sector Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Telecoms Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Trainer
6 1 (2.38%) UMTS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) JMS
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.14%) Driving Licence
2 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 3 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) CentOS
1 3 (7.14%) Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Coaching
2 12 (28.57%) Project Management
3 10 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (19.05%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 7 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 5 (11.90%) Budget Control
7 5 (11.90%) CRM
7 5 (11.90%) Facilities Management
7 5 (11.90%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.52%) Workflow
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.14%) People Management
9 3 (7.14%) Service Management
9 3 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) APMP
2 5 (11.90%) CIPD
2 5 (11.90%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) CCIE
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) P3O
1 7 (16.67%) PMO
2 1 (2.38%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Ansible
1 3 (7.14%) Consul
1 3 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (7.14%) Pingdom
1 3 (7.14%) Puppet
1 3 (7.14%) Terraform
2 2 (4.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.38%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (2.38%) Netcool
3 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) IBM
2 6 (14.29%) NetApp
3 3 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 3 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 3 (7.14%) Ericsson
3 3 (7.14%) Nokia
3 3 (7.14%) PagerDuty
4 2 (4.76%) Huawei
5 1 (2.38%) Amdocs
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Cramer
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy