Period
to 24 May 2018

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 6 months to 24 May 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 Management
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 124 160
Rank change year-on-year -2 +36 -8
Contract jobs citing Performance Management 34 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.86% 0.82% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 1.00% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 9
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.23% +9.41%
10th Percentile £353 £395 £298
90th Percentile £538 £485 £603
South East median daily rate £420 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -6.67% +12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £14.05
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £57.00 £16.09
% change year-on-year -38.60% +254.26% -52.68%

Performance Management 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 3,321 3,111 4,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.48% 82.65% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,702 1,441 2,189
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £278 £254 £251
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 124 126
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -32.58%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £48.88 £47.85 £55.33
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +7.14% -11.58% +5.56%

Performance Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 May 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
Reading +5 13 £396 -12.00% 1
Newbury -12 7 £400 - 1
Maidenhead -3 4 £425 -
Slough -3 3 £525 - 1
Bracknell - 2 £140 -
Performance Management
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Performance Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Performance Management.

1 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
2 13 (38.24%) Project Management
3 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (20.59%) Performance Optimisation
5 7 (20.59%) Analytical Thinking
5 7 (20.59%) SLA
6 6 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
6 6 (17.65%) QA
6 6 (17.65%) Process Improvement
7 5 (14.71%) Marketing
7 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (14.71%) SQL
7 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (11.76%) Finance
8 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) Video Editing
8 4 (11.76%) Tableau
8 4 (11.76%) Coaching
8 4 (11.76%) SDLC
8 4 (11.76%) Power BI
8 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (11.76%) Virtual Team
8 4 (11.76%) Service Design
8 4 (11.76%) Escalation Management
8 4 (11.76%) Contract Management
9 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
9 3 (8.82%) Logistics

Performance Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DWDM
1 3 (8.82%) MPLS
1 3 (8.82%) WAN
2 2 (5.88%) 2G
2 2 (5.88%) 3G
2 2 (5.88%) 4G
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) LTE
2 2 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (5.88%) VPN
2 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) GPRS
3 1 (2.94%) GSM
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) UMTS
3 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Power BI
2 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.94%) MS Access
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Reports
General
1 15 (44.12%) Telecoms
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 4 (11.76%) Finance
4 2 (5.88%) Billing
5 1 (2.94%) French Language
5 1 (2.94%) German Language
5 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.94%) Law
5 1 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (14.71%) Analyst
1 5 (14.71%) Architect
2 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Vendor Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Consultant
3 3 (8.82%) Developer
3 3 (8.82%) Network Support
3 3 (8.82%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Optical Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Development Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) J2EE
1 1 (2.94%) JSON
1 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Video Editing
2 4 (11.76%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Project Management
2 10 (29.41%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (20.59%) Analytical Thinking
3 7 (20.59%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 6 (17.65%) Supply Chain Management
5 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Coaching
6 4 (11.76%) Contract Management
6 4 (11.76%) Escalation Management
6 4 (11.76%) ITIL
6 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 4 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (11.76%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.76%) SDLC
6 4 (11.76%) Service Design
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.82%) Capacity Management
7 3 (8.82%) eTOM
7 3 (8.82%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) APMP
1 2 (5.88%) CIPD
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
1 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.94%) MBA
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
2 6 (17.65%) QA
3 2 (5.88%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Tableau
2 3 (8.82%) Huawei
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) F5
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Infovista
4 1 (2.94%) SAP